EMI/ Field Engineer Technician

Patuxent River, MD
Jan 21, 2022
Jan 24, 2022
Full Time
AMEWAS, Inc., is a Department of Defense (DoD) Contractor supporting our Federal customers nationwide. We are headquartered in California, Maryland with satellite offices in Orlando, Florida, and San Diego, California.At AMEWAS, Inc., you will find a community where people bond around shared values, feel valued and have a voice in decisions that affect them. Our employees achieve success through continuous learning and high performance; they are constantly recognized by our customers and peers. Join us to find out why.The position:AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated and talented EMI Engineering Technician to support Electromagnetic Environmental Effects. This position is on an SCA contract which is subject to the terms and conditions of the McNamara-O'Hara Service Contract Act (SCA).This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category Technician.About the location: California, Maryland or Patuxent River, Maryland #1 City Hiring the Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St. Mary's.This position is not eligible for remote work; on-site support is required.A typical day as an EMI Engineering Technician may include:Research, design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use.Defines, designs, integrates, and modifies electromagnetic interference test and measurement systems.Operates and maintains equipment, high voltage (or other complex) systems equipment and components used to perform electromagnetic radiated susceptibility, radiated emissions, conducted susceptibility, and conducted emissions test and evaluation.Plans and conducts electromagnetic interference testing, data collection, and analyses.Manages, organizes, directs, and leads a technical team responsible daily operations and maintenance of electromagnetic test and measurement systems.Identifies test and measurement system malfunctions and coordinating repair/maintenance requirements.Acts as engineering team leader or supervisor, developing engineering procedures and controls, managing project efforts, and taking the lead in problem resolution. Interfaces with system or project contractors, vendors, and Government representatives regarding the technical aspects of engineering programs/projects.Operates and maintains equipment, high voltage (or other complex) systems equipment and components used to perform electromagnetic radiated susceptibility, radiated emissions, conducted susceptibility, and conducted emissions test and evaluation.Maintains, repairs, operates, inspects, troubleshoots, or programs systems equipment or components.Supports EMI testing per MIL-STD-461Must-haves:HS diploma or equivalentMinimum of 5-10 years' experience specifying, designing and testing EMI/EMC capabilities for electrical components and subsystems.Highly proficient in the use and understanding of electrical engineering concepts, principles, and theories; frequent contributor to the development of new theories and methods.The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD SECRET security clearanceCOVID-19 Vaccination RequirementAMEWAS, Inc. requires employees to provide proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19 or submission and approval of a request for accommodation prior to your first day.Skills crucial to success at AMEWAS, Inc.:Customer-focused attitude with high level of professionalism and discretion. Ability to work effectively with management and part of a team to meet targets. Is reliable, possesses initiative, and works well as an individual or part of a team.Physical environment and working conditions:The physical environment requires the employee to work in an office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for most of the workday. Work is physically comfortable. The employee has discretion about sitting, walking, standing, etc.The employee may be required to travel short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site. In some occasions, the employee may be required to report to offices or buildings near the work site.Refer to a friend:If you know someone who may be interested, please share this posting. We are a growing team and there may be more opportunities like this one here at AMEWAS, Inc.!More about Us:AMEWAS, Inc. a Department of Defense (DoD) contractor, has provided support to our Federal customers for over 35 years. One of our missions is to find the best available talent to meet our organizational objectives. We closely measure performance, provide varying incentives, and strive to develop top performers. We value diversity. We celebrate the differences and uniqueness each employee brings to help us accomplish our goals. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.AMEWAS participates with E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.It is the policy of AMEWAS, Inc. to provide equal employment opportunities for all without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.Additionally, AMEWAS, Inc. will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known or perceived disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may call 301-863-7102. Finally, AMEWAS, Inc. strictly follows guidelines regarding the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.Be sure to check out the rest of our website at for more information about our company.Our excellent benefits and perks:Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits; some of which are listed below:Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurancePaid vacation, holiday, and sick leaveGenerous tuition & training assistance programRelocation assistanceSign-on bonusesEmployee longevity recognitionCommunity involvement & outreachTeam building eventsRecognition programWellness programEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)Mobile service discountDiscounted gym membershipIf you're still interested (and we hope you are!), please submit your application.