Engineering Technician - Philadelphia, PA

Clearance Level
Field Engineering
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

REQ#: RQ122575

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Engineering Technician to help support our Submarine Sail Antenna program. 

As a Engineering Technician, for our Submarine Sail Antenna program in Philadelphia, PA you will be responsible operations and maintenance of test facilities. Duties will include equipment installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair, and support engineering staff in testing operation and data collection.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Performs a variety of technical tasks and provides site support.

  • Modifies, installs a range of equipment in support of testing operations. Includes site inspection and maintenance, including equipment troubleshooting and repair.

  • Troubleshoots a wide variety of hardware issues and fabrication support.

  • Responsible for testing operations of multiple sites; requires attention to detail and experienced in proper logging of information. Responsible for maintaining site records including test time, maintenance cycles and equipment inventory.


  • AA/AS (or equivalent experience)

  • 8+ years of experience, hydraulic systems (valves, motors) experience

  • Experience with PLC Ladder Logic and HMI development

  • Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner

Desired Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Secret Level Security Clearance

  • Experience with hydraulic systems is highly desired.








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COVID-19 Vaccination

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