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Job #: R-00058777
Location: Muwaffaq, JO
Category: Field Services
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 75% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The LOGISTICS & MISSION SUPPORT operation currently has an opening for two Field Installation Technicians. The Field Service Technician will be responsible for the installation and integration of Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems (ATCALS) Navigational Aid (NAVAID) equipment. Current experience and expertise with NAVAIDs or network/communication equipment is required and with NAVAIDS equipment most desired. Responsibilities will consist of installation of the NAVAID shelters and communication gear, testing, customer signoff, clean up, preparation of reports and participation in telephone conferences as required.   The position requires extended travel (up to 8-10 weeks at a time) in and out of a military airbase in Jordan.

Primary Responsibilities

The scope of the work is to install instrument landing systems and distance measurement equipment on two runways.  This installation will follow a previous installation technique where the  shelters to be used will be shipped with most of the electronics and internal environmental control systems already installed to decrease the amount of time required for installation.  Each shelter will have an associated antenna array (two 14-element localizer arrays and two three-element glideslope arrays to be mounted on 60-foot towers).  Each shelter will have a primary and backup Cummins generator.  

1)    Install the generators on the pad and running to provide power for the shelters & our tools and to the ECUs!  Next would be to position and bolt down the shelters.  Site personnel will provide the forklifts, cranes, and operators.
2)    Install the four sets of antenna arrays and glideslope towers.
3)    Finally there is equipment (PC, laptop and RF Link comms gear) to install within the Tower that allow status & control of the ILS systems.
4)    Most of the work will be terminating the connections of the comms gear, installing the generators, and installing the antenna arrays.  

Basic Qualifications

High School diploma and 2+ years related experience. Military background a positive. Familiar with reading and using military technical orders.

Preferred Qualifications

NAVAIDs, network, and communications equipment experience, good written and verbal communication skills, the ability to quickly and independently solve issues in the field, and past experience with customer interaction.  Technical military school training.

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Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry.  Effective January 18, 2022, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021.  For more information, visit

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