Work Location: NAWCAD Patuxent River, MD
Functional Title: Instrumentation Technician III
Roles & Responsibilities: Full Time position.
This position performs fabrication, installation and operational support of instrumentation systems and wiring harnesses on various aircraft and test articles. This position utilizes wiring diagrams and technical information provided by engineers and senior technicians to independently fabricate the instrumentation system racks and wiring harnesses including installation and performs pre-flight and post-flight operational checks on instrumentation systems prior to and following test flights. The technician will work across all F-35 aircraft providing their expertise as needed.Provide support during aircraft measurement calibrations as required.
Specific Tasking for the JSF Program:
Aids the instrumentation operations engineer by maintaining, installing, calibrating, testing, and troubleshooting the F-35 instrumentation systems.
Supports on-aircraft ground testing
Performs instrumentation pre-flights, post flights and test flight support (including loading and removing data cartridges and delivering them to data processing.)
Conforms to AVMI and LM FOD and tool control policies and all facets of security(physical, Automated information System (AIS), document control, Communications Security (COMSEC), Operations Security (OPSEC), and security education requirements
Some tasks may require the use of hazardous chemicals and work in a noisy environment
Conditions will vary. Most work performed in enclosed buildings. Work will include sitting, standing, walking, lifting and reaching. Must be capable of lifting 50, 50-100 lbs. assisted by other employees. Participates in the shift rotation and weekend work schedule.
Some testing may be done at other test facilities and travel may be required.
Overtime may be required.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum of 6 years’ experience in performing stated functions.
Ability to learn about the F-35 instrumentation system and support gear
Knowledge of how to route and terminate wires in aircraft.
Conscientious while working on aircraft and hangar deck with regard to Safety, FOD, Tool Control, etc.
Understands he dangers of hazardous chemicals and knows how to use the PPE for protection.
Possess a valid driver’s license.
U.S. Citizenship and must obtain a U.S. DoD Security Interim Clearance prior to hire date, final clearance must be granted and clearance must be maintained throughout employment.
All candidates will be required to pass a consumer report and/or consumer investigation to include SSN, Driver Record and Criminal Background Investigation.All interested candidates click here to apply online.
All responses will be handled with strict confidentiality. EOE M/F/V/D/SO
|Employment Sector||Private Company|
|Type of Position||Full-Time Permanent|
|Education Required||High School|
|Years of Experience Required||6|
- St. Mary's County
- Patuxent River
Member Since: Aug 22, 2016
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