FSE - CIWS Technician (Contingent)

Chesapeake, VA, USA ● Jacksonville, FL, USA Req #304
Wednesday, December 30, 2020

SUMMARY: Seeking a Close-In Weapon Systems (CIWS) Technician (Contingent) who will work on CIWS Block 0 through Block 1B, CIWS mounts.

Candidate will work under limited supervision, have strong problem-solving skills, interpret schematics, use tech manual’s, and use knowledge to troubleshoot and repairs shipboard CIWS gun systems.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • As a CIWS Technician, you will be required to work on CIWS Block 0 through Block 1B CIWS mounts. You will work under limited supervision, have strong problem-solving skills, interpret schematics, use tech manual’s, and use your knowledge to troubleshoot and repairs shipboard CIWS gun systems.

  • Conduct Material Condition Assessment, repair and maintain shipboard CIWS systems and associated ancillary equipment.

  • Provide a detailed report on findings, required repair parts and recommendations.

  • Have the knowledge in using multi-meters, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzer, and other electronic test instruments, tools, and equipment to troubleshoot, identify discrepancies and repair as required.

  • Provide training to the shipboard crews on the operation and maintenance on the CIWS system and associated ancillary equipment

  • Dependable/reliable and willing to work a flexible schedule including overtime.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS (INCLUDES EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, COMPETENCIES), ETC.):

  • Graduate of CIWS C school or prior years of experience on the system

  • Prior fleet service in rating

  • Knowledge of rating technical manuals and references

  • Hold Valid Passport and Driver’s license

  • A citizen of the United States

  • Possess or could obtain a Secret Security Clearance

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS

  • Have previous FMS experience

  • Must be willing to travel overseas and work with Foreign Navies

  • Certified Master Training Specialist

  • The select applicant will be subject to a background check and drug testing



MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

Think Analytically, Effective Verbal Communication, Effective Written Communication, Observe/Examine Details, Remember Details, Interpret Data, Concentrate on Tasks, Adjust to Changes


PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS:

Regular Attendance, Maintain Work Schedule, Irregular Hours, Observe/Examine Details, Interpret Data, Concentrate on Tasks, Adjust to Changes


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Stand, Sit, Walk, Push or Pull, Balance, Bend, Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, Reach, Talk, Hear, See, Smell, Repetitive Motion, Eye/Hand Coordination, Lift Up to 25 Pounds, Carry Up to 25 Pounds



ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:

Humid, Extreme Temperatures, Mechanical Hazards, Heavy Machinery, Noise



VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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  • Chesapeake, VA, USA
  • Jacksonville, FL, USA