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