Leidos Defense group is seeking an Engineering Technician IV (Production Support) in Newport, RI. The candidate, under the direction of the Engineering Manager, will support the efforts of the Naval Array Technical Support Center (NATSC) Production Support Team.
The primary responsibilities of this position include:
Repairing Jigs/Tools/Test Equipment (JTF), inspecting and polishing fiber optic cables, performing Preventive Maintenance (PM) on NATSC JTF
Building/repairing electrical pigtail assemblies and Measurement Quality Jumpers (MQJs) in accordance with detailed procedures
JTF repair efforts include using test equipment to take measurement readings and assess the working condition of JTF items (i.e. Pressure Adapters, Tension Fixtures, etc.) and perform necessary repairs to return the item to working condition
JTF PM efforts include taking fiber and electrical measurements using test equipment as defined in established PM Cards
The selected candidate will be provided fiber optic and J-STD solder training
High school diploma and three years related Technical School or Navy experience
Experience soldering wires and inspecting and polishing fiber optic cables
Experience reading and interpreting drawings and blueprints
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance
Advanced degree from a Technical School a plus
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.
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 www.Leidos.com.
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