Electrician (Engineering Tech IV):

Requisition: ESI0045

Electrician (Engineering Tech IV)

Job Responsibilities:

Duties will be performed in support of NAVAIR’s Propulsion and Power laboratories and will include: assembling, installing, testing, and maintaining electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools; connecting wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components; diagnosing and repairing malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components; inspecting electrical systems to identify hazards and defects; installing or modifying equipment per applicable electrical codes and regulations; testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits; designing and planning layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures; directing and training junior electricians; and preparing cost and manpower estimates for the installation of new electrical systems. Position is located at NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0045.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Requires a high school diploma/GED and completion of a military or technical trade school in propulsion systems, electricity, electronics, avionics, or mechanics; or completion of at least 30 semester hours of related technical courses.
  • Must have at least ten (10) years of practical experience in a related field, with six (6) years of electrical installations and repairs.
  • Certified Electrician’s License and/or Navy Aviation Electrician’s Mate (AE) experience are highly desired.
  • Must be able to obtain/retain a Secret level DoD security clearance.

Engineering Technician III/IV (Fuels)

Requisition: ESI0042

Engineering Technician III/IV (Fuels)

Job Responsibilities:

Position will assist facility technicians and engineers in performing technical tasks during the installation, operation, maintenance, and test of aviation fueling and lubrication systems. Additionally, this position will provide technical support for equipment used to evaluate propulsion, electrical, electronic, and/or mechanical systems for military aircraft and associated test systems. Position is located at NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0042.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • A high school diploma/GED and completion of a military or technical trade school in propulsion systems, electricity, electronics, avionics, or mechanics; or completion of at least 30 semester hours of related technical courses.
  • Must have at least six (6) years for a Tech III and ten (10) years for a Tech IV of practical experience in a related fuels/lubrication field with demonstrated experience in handling/transporting commercial or military aircraft fuels along with the operation/repair of associated fuel distribution and containment systems.
  • Navy/Marine Corps aviation shipboard fuels experience and Aviation Boatswain’s Mate Fuels (ABF) “A” School backgrounds are highly desired.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and be able to obtain/retain a Secret level DoD security clearance.

Electrical Engineer, Journeyman (Instrumentation)

Requisition: ESI0034

Electrical Engineer, Journeyman (Instrumentation)

Job Responsibilities:

This position will support the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) Branch. Responsibilities include researching, designing, developing, testing, and/or supervising the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. Will apply engineering principles to investigate, analyze, plan, design, develop, implement, test, and evaluate airborne platforms, weapons, and avionics. May develop, operate, and maintain automated electromagnetic data acquisition equipment for the collection of induced electromagnetic transient data. Tasks also include analyzing, designing, developing, implementing, testing, and evaluating automated data processing software related to engineering or functional requirements of electromagnetic transient data collection. Other responsibilities involve providing input for test methods and procedures. May perform as an engineering team lead, develop engineering procedures and controls, manage project efforts, and take the initiative in problem resolution. Additional duties involve interfacing with system or program contractors, vendors, and government representatives regarding the technical aspects of engineering programs/projects, test scheduling/planning, and test execution. Position is located at NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0034.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • A BS degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited ABET college or university and three (3) years’ experience in electrical engineering; OR an AA/AS Degree plus an additional four (4) years of related experience; OR a HS diploma/GED with an additional six (6) years of related experience may be substituted for the BA/BS degree.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen, possess a valid U.S. driver’s license, pass a drug screening test IAW U.S. Government standards, and obtain and retain a Secret level DoD security clearance.
  • Experience with radio frequency, electromagnetics, signal analysis, automated electromagnetic data acquisition equipment, Matlab, and LabVIEW software is highly desired.

Handling, Servicing, and Inspection (HSI) Support Equipment (SE) Engineering Technician

Requisition: ESI0026

Handling, Servicing, and Inspection (HSI) Support Equipment (SE) Engineering Technician

Job Responsibilities:

Interpreting, analyzing, utilizing, evaluating, and recommending improvements to engineering drawings, schematics, parts lists, and specifications, while also assembling mechanical equipment accordingly. Must be able to clearly communicate and understand technical requirements/procedures as they pertain to mechanical/electro-mechanical SE, while also being capable of performing test and evaluation of SE items independently. Performance of duties may occur in afloat shipboard environments, along with ashore flight-line, hangar, and SE shop locations. Position is located at NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0026.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Requires a high school diploma/GED and completion of a technical school, trade school, or advanced armed services technical school curriculum; or completion of at least thirty (30) semester hours of course studies in an engineering, scientific, or technical curriculum.
  • Must have six (6) years of practical experience as a SE technician performing organizational and/or intermediate level operations and maintenance on SE.
  • Experience supporting an SE Program along with designation as an SE Quality Assurance Representative (QAR), Collateral Duty Inspector (CDI), or equivalent are highly desired.
  • Must possess a valid driver license and be able to obtain licenses/certifications for and the following SE licenses within 30 days of employment:
    • forklift up to 20,000 lbs
    • A/S32M-19 Heavy Maintenance Crane
    • A/S32A-45 and A/S32A-48 Tow Tractors
    • NC-10C, A/M32A-108 or A/M24M-6 MEPPs
    • A/M27T-17 Mobile Load Bank
    • A/M27T-14 and A/M27T-15 Hydraulic Power Supplies
    • A/M26U-4B Nitrogen servicing trailer
    • 3,000 psi Portable Nitrogen cylinder
    • CAT III (Non-cab) Crane
    • Airfield operator license
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and be able to obtain and retain a DoD Secret level security clearance.

Administrative Assistant (Part-time, on-call)

Requisition: ESI0014

Administrative Assistant (Part-time, on-call)

Job Responsibilities:

Duties include performing basic administrative/receptionist support, preparing travel requests, coordinating travel/lodging arrangements, and assisting in completing travel claims. Also performs word processing, data entry, transcription, graphics preparation, digital filing, document reproduction, email/mail distribution, and other administrative duties, as required. Maintains office supply inventory and orders replacements as needed. Schedules conference rooms, video teleconferences, and meetings. May be required to perform other tasks on an as-needed basis. Position is located in Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0014.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • A high school diploma or GED and a minimum of three (3) years office-related administrative support experience, along with proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
  • Effective communication, demonstration of good customer service skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment, and type a minimum of 40 words per minute.
  • Proficiency in use of Defense Travel System (DTS), BASICS II, Common Message Processor (CMP) for Naval Messages, Aircraft and Personnel Automated Clearance System (APACS), and MS Access are highly desired.
  • Must be able to obtain/retain a Secret level DoD security clearance.

NRL Electronics Technician

Requisition: ESI0006

NRL Electronics Technician:

Job Responsibilities:

This position supports the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) Advanced Techniques Branch, Digital Technologies Section of the Tactical Electronic Warfare Division (TEW). Responsibilities include providing engineering support, maintenance, and testing services necessary to conduct EW Simulation research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E). Duties involve assisting in the electrical and mechanical design, development, operation, and maintenance of Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) and Radio Frequency (RF) missile simulators and related equipment. Other tasks may involve interpreting and generating engineering data, design specifications, schematics, and installation drawings to support design, modification, and installation of flyable and land-based simulators and data collection devices. Other functions include conducting engineering analysis and performance evaluations of EW systems. Some travel will be required. May be tasked to perform additional duties on an as-needed basis. Position located at Naval Research Laboratory, DC. May work at other locations, to include NRL facilities, field sites, and aboard airborne commercial RDT&E aircraft during test flight events. Requisition: ESI0006.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Position requires an Associate Degree from a technical training school OR completion of military technical training schools.
  • Must have seven (7) years of experience in design, fabrication, and installation of mechanical enclosures and electrical wiring, cables, harnesses, and connectors.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and possess a Top Secret level DoD security clearance.
  • Must be aeronautically adapted, to include being free from motion sickness and claustrophobia, while operating airborne EW simulator systems during test flight events.
  • Experience with CAD programs and reading mechanical plans; fabricating brackets, holders, and other mechanical fixtures; and installing and repairing EW systems on military aircraft is highly desired.
  • U.S. military veterans with Electronics Technician or Aviation Electronics Technician experience are highly encouraged to apply.

Propulsion & Power Controls Engineer

Requisition: ESI0030

Propulsion & Power Controls Engineer

Job Responsibilities:

Providing technical services and support for test and evaluation activities of aviation propulsion fuels and lubricants, rotor spin facilities, power generation accessories, unmanned air vehicles, and helicopter transmission programs. Location: NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0030.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • BS degree in electrical/electronic engineering, mechanical engineering, or physics from an accredited ABET college/university and a broad technical knowledge of control systems, instrumentation, and electronic data acquisition, reduction, and processing systems.
  • At least 8 years of experience supporting RDT&E programs for military aircraft/weapon systems.
  • Must have demonstrated experience providing major aviation electronics and/or instrumentation subsystems design, analysis, procurement, and engineering guidance.
  • Experience in test facility control systems for test article & facility operations and instrumentation development/design for control of engine and mission systems simulations is preferred.
  • The ability to obtain/retain a Secret level DoD security clearance.

Engineering Tech IV (Test Cell)

Requisition: ESI0031

Engineering Tech IV (Test Cell)

Job Responsibilities:

Supporting the installation, setup, maintenance, and operation of test articles, control systems, support equipment, and facilities for propulsion and power test operations. Additionally, duties involve modification and/or upgrade of existing test facilities, equipment, and data acquisition systems to meet specific program evaluation requirements. May be required to perform other tasks on an as-needed basis. Position is located at NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0031.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • A high school diploma/GED and completion of a military or technical trade school in propulsion systems, electricity, electronics, avionics, mechanics, or armaments/ordnance; or completion of at least 30 semester hours of related technical courses.
  • At least ten (10) years of practical experience in propulsion system installation, repairs, and maintenance.
  • A general knowledge of engines, gearboxes, lubricant systems, bearing and gear systems, and hydraulic systems of various engines and accessories acquired through on-the-job exposure.
  • Experience in the operation and maintenance of Gas Turbine Engines in a test cell environment or other test cell experience is highly desired.
  • Must be able to obtain/retain a Secret level DoD security clearance

Sr. Electrical Engineer

Requisition: ESI0029

Sr. Electrical Engineer

Job Responsibilities:

Functions involve applying engineering principles to modify and upgrade laboratory electrical and instrumentation systems in support of power and propulsion RDT&E programs. Prepares procurement specification inputs, interface drawings, installation design packages, and calibration procedures to accommodate unique test requirements. Oversees systems modifications, installation, integration, and checkout functions. Performs test planning, data collection, and test data analysis. Candidate may be required to perform other tasks on an as-needed basis. Position is located at NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0029.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • BS degree in electrical engineering from an accredited ABET college or university.
  • At least 8 years of experience supporting RDT&E programs for military aircraft/weapon systems, including 6 years performing installation, configuration, calibration, and operation of one or more of the function areas listed below:
    • Engine test systems
    • Environmental chambers
    • Associated instrumentation and/or data acquisition systems used for testing propulsion and electrical power systems
  • Capable of managing programs including writing proposals, developing program plans, and providing briefing material
  • US Citizenship
  • Secret Level DoD security clearance
  • Prior DoD acquisition work experience is preferred

Electrical Engineer

Requisition: ESI0028

Electrical Engineer

Job Responsibilities:

Functions entail providing support for electrical power quality testing and evaluation, including voltage and frequency transients/modulation, voltage distortion, and power interruption on various aircraft, shipboard, ground vehicle, and vendor prototype components and equipment. Additionally, the candidate will interface test articles with programmable power supplies and data acquisition equipment to conduct power quality tests, followed by analysis of test article responses for compliance with MIL-SPECS/MIL-STDs. In particular, candidate must have experience with MIL-STD-704, MIL-STD-1275, and FAA RTCA DO-160. Position also requires knowledge of test planning, data collection, data analysis, test report writing, and presentation of results. Further requirements include specialized knowledge and experience in the design, installation, operation, calibration, maintenance and repair of power quality test facilities, associated equipment, and their control systems. Candidate may be required to perform other tasks on an as-needed basis. Position is located at NAS Patuxent River, MD. Requisition: ESI0028.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • A BS degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited ABET college or university.
  • At least 4 years of experience supporting RDT&E programs for military aircraft/weapon systems, including 2 years planning, directing, and/or participating in aircraft and laboratory testing.
  • U.S. citizenship
  • Secret level DoD security clearance