Engineering Technician III

Patuxent River, MD
Aug 24, 2019
Aug 29, 2019
Full Time
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the WorldEngineering Technician IIIDuties, Experience, Skills, Requirements, and Information:This position is in the Telemetry Systems Branch of the Range Instrumentation Division, Atlantic Test Ranges (ATR), supporting the Real-time Telemetry Processing System (RTPS).Performs operations, maintenance, and repair of telemetry antennas and instrumentationSets up signal frequency parameters and monitors signal strength and data qualityAssists with installation and regular maintenance of antennas and associated equipmentApplicants for this position must have a minimum of 6 years' experience in performing the stated functions. In lieu of post-high school education/training, a total of 8 years' experience in performing the stated functions is required.Should be a self-starter and be able to use initiative to work with minimal supervisionMust be able to work overtime and occasional weekendsMust be flexible and team orientedMust possess a valid driver's licenseAll candidates will be required to pass Drug ScreeningsNote: This job description describes the general nature of the duties and requirements of the job.It is not intended to be an exhaustive list or to limit the supervisor's ability to modify work assignments as appropriate.Education Required:High school diploma or equivalent is required.Successful completion of advanced armed services technical school curriculum; or completion of at least 30 semester hours (45 quarter hours) of courses at an accredited college, university, or technical school in an engineering, scientific, or technical curriculum highly desired.Clearance Requirements:Must be able to obtain and hold a Top Secret ClearanceOur benefits and perks include:Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insuranceTuition and training assistance programWellness program & Employee Assistance Program (EAP)Paid vacation and sick leave & 10 Paid HolidaysMobile phone service discount / Discounted Gym MembershipsWork Conditions:Conditions will vary. Most work is performed in enclosed buildings, but some outside work may be required. Work will include sitting, standing, walking, lifting and reaching. Applicant should be capable of lifting 50-100 lbs. assisted by other employees.PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.EEO is the Law PosterEEO is the Law Poster Supplement