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Job #: R-00029495
Location: San Diego, CA
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time

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Job Description:

Job Description

The Marine Systems Group at Leidos currently has an opening for (2) Electro-Mechanical Technicians to work in our South San Diego location supporting our line of business manufacturing and testing Impressed Current Cathodic Protection (ICCP) system Anodes, Reference Cells and cabling for submarine, surface ship and offshore structures.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Solder cable/connector assemblies
  • Over-mold cable/connector assemblies with Polyurethane and other non-metallic compounds including various types of rubber and epoxy.
  • Assemble sub-sea components utilizing two-part Polyurethane and epoxy adhesives.
  • Document work performed including test data into job specific Work Control Packages.
  • Perform continuity and Insulation Resistance tests on completed assemblies using electronic test equipment such as a voltmeter and Megohmmeter.
  • Hydro-statically test completed products using on-site test equipment.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent with 1 or more years of directly related experience.
  • Read and understand assembly and detail drawings; follow written procedures and document actions performed while assembling components.
  • Experience performing continuity and Insulation Resistance tests on completed assemblies using electronic test equipment such as a voltmeter, Megohmmeter and Hi-Pot.
  • Ability to solder.
  • Ability to mold Polyurethane cable assemblies.
  • Ability to operate a transfer press for molding rubber and glass reinforced epoxy products.
  • Have clear understanding of basic electrical principles
  • Able to lift 50 lb. from ground level to waist high on a periodic basis.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Engineering Technologist


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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