Field Technician Onsite Maintenance - 3rd Shift

Clearance Level
Production Planning
Falls Church, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Maintenance Work


REQ#: RQ168141
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

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Job Description


General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver maintenance support solutions to our customers.

GDIT is seeking a Field Technician II to join our team. This position provides an opportunity to join an expanding team that will continue to develop/expand a system that supports an existing government customer. We work closely with our customer to ensure that their production equipment is running efficiently as they expand their own offerings to a growing list of other government organizations.

This position is for 3rd shift only and you must work 10pm - 6am

The Field Technician will provide onsite support to the onsite customer operations staff and the remote GDIT team to support multiple production related machines. The Field Technician will work with the onsite team to support any mechanical or electrical needs. Due to the nature of the work, the Field Technician will not be able to work remotely and must be onsite in Washington, DC. Travel may be required for training purposes.

Key Responsibilities:

- Fabricates, installs, maintains, and repairs electronic, mechanical, and/or other types of components and equipment.

- Researches, evaluates, and develops solutions to problems.

- Performs maintenance of different types of equipment and infrastructure.

- Supports multiple motion control systems, automated inspection systems, automated mailing systems, Class IV lasers, and other production equipment.

- Collaborates with other team members to install new equipment or implement modifications requested by the customer/client.

- Tests equipment and systems to evaluate whether they meet compliance standards.

- Reports findings and provides solutions for any issues that may halt progression.

- Conducts thorough follow-up assessments and checkups of equipment and make recommendations where applicable.

- Assists with all preventative maintenance and maintain any required documentation.

Basic Qualifications:

At least three years of experience supporting computer controlled electro-mechanical machinery. In particular, letter printing and envelope stuffing (mailers). Experience working with optical systems (lasers) is a plus. Intermediate computer skills including configuring and troubleshooting is required.

In addition to the technical skills and experience, the candidate must be a good team player, be an effective trouble-shooter and problem solver, and have good communications skills. Familiarity with using MS Office is a necessity.

The candidate must be a US citizen and be able to successfully complete a Public Trust background investigation.

Additional (Desired) Qualifications:

While not required, an Associates of Arts/Associates of Science degree is desired.

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.