Field Technician IV/Shop Foreman - Ft. Lewis, WA (Top Secret Clearance Required)

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Field Engineering
Fort Lewis, Washington

REQ#: RQ94649

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT has an exciting opportunity for a Field Technician IV /Electronic Maintenance Shop Foreman with CECOM C5ISR Regional Support Center at JBLM, WA. Must have a current and active Top Secret (TS) clearance. This position is over the daily operation of the electronic maintenance shop.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Supervise, monitors, and directs daily activities within C5ISR Regional Support Center (RSC).
  • Supervise field level maintenance on satellite communication terminals to include WIN-T INC 1 and INC 2, Trojan Lite systems, Prophet Spirals and associated devices) and other C5ISR communication platforms.
  • Devises methods and accumulates data for statistical, recurring or special reports pertaining to maintenance activities.
  • Insures that all current maintenance directives from higher headquarters are implemented and monitors the progress of the shop toward goals and standards and frequently inspects to insure compliance with published directives.
  • Provides guidance on long-range planning, and approves major changes in operating procedures. Incumbent has authority and responsibility to develop, implement and control procedural policies within the shop.
  • Ensure work is evaluated in terms of maintenance performance, timely and effective management, soundness of decisions, and recommendations made, and conformance to establish polices.
  • Coordinate maintenance activities with Production Control and Logistics operations to maintain property accountability.
  • Pinpoints and replaces defective parts; conducts operational tests, aligns and adjust repaired equipment.
  • Uses hand and small power tools and various measuring and testing devices in performing job duties.
  • Assists in the solution of practical design and test problems on new, obsolete or modified equipment configurations.
  • Fabricates, installs, maintains, and repairs electronic, mechanical, and/or other types of components and equipment. 
  • Determines most efficient work sequences by trying various step-by-step procedures.
  • Sets up test apparatus and conducts tests of production assemblies and units following methods, procedures, standards and sequences.
  • TDY May be required.



 Active U.S. Government Top Secret (TS) Security Clearance required.

  • The successful candidate will have experience to include: knowledge of electronic components, use of manual and automated test equipment (multi-meters, oscilloscopes, signal generators, etc.).
  • Working knowledge (formal training and practical experience) of engineering drawings, wiring diagrams, and electronic schematics.
  • Familiarity with the use of spectrum analyzers, power meters and signal generators desire
  • Must be able to direct, assign work task and provide guidance to technicians.
  • Must have the ability to effectively communicate written and verbally.
  • Must be able use PC’s and Microsoft Office Suite (word, excel, point).
  • Possess technical experience on Communication Electronic equipment, which include: Army Satellite Communication terminals, WIN-T, Trojan Lite, Radios, general Communications Equipment, Information Management Systems, etc.
  • Must be familiar with army logistic platforms i.e. LIW, I2 Log and FEDLOG.
  • Possess working knowledge (formal training and practical experience) of engineering drawings, wiring diagrams, and electronic schematics.
  • Must be able to assist with preparing Rough Order of Magnitudes (ROMs) of various customer requirements based on the best available information on timescales and cost.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: AS, 5+ years of relevant work experience related to testing and troubleshooting electronic circuits required.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.