Field Technician III (secret required) - McChord AFB, WA

Clearance Level
McChord AFB, Washington

REQ#: RQ127870

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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GDIT is looking for Field Technician III at McChord Air Force Base in Tacoma, Washington area, who hold active DOD Secret Clearance.

  • The Tier 1 maintenance of the on-site ADCS systems and subsystems, performing preventive and corrective maintenance and monitoring the on-site and remote locations. 

Field Technician Tier 1 maintenance includes (but is not limited to):

  • Terminate ADCS circuits activated at the node point-of-presence (POP).

  • Report failures to the on-site government contract representative no later than the start of the next duty day

  • Coordinate system downtime requirements with CAOC/ADS “Comm Focal Point (CFP)”

  • Monitoring the on-site and remote locations

  • Perform additions, changes, and relocations of ADCS equipment

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

  • Modifies, moves, and installs a range of new equipment.

  • Troubleshoots a range of hardware and software problems and interconnectivity issues.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operations and maintenance of communications/computer systems and networks.

  • Installs communications/computer systems in accordance with the respective installation spec.

  • Troubleshooting and support of communications systems/networks.

  • Working knowledge of Cisco system support/maintenance, VMware ESXi system support/maintenance, Active Directory, Windows Server 2019, HBSS, ACAS, SQL, SolarWinds, and Splunk preferred.

  • End-user support and training on communications systems/networks.

  • Administer network/cyber security policies and procedures.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

  • Focused on identifying customer needs and maintaining customer satisfaction.

  • Perform assigned additional duties (Vehicle Monitor, Local Records Maintenance, Site Safety representative, etc.) if/when selected.Edu, Exp, and Clearance Req: Education, Experience, and Clearance

Required skills:

  • Must have an active Secret Level security clearance

  • Must hold active CompTIA IAT 8570 Level II (i.e.: Security+CE) certification or higher

  • Must have AA/AS and 3+ years’ experience; or equivalent

  • Must be onsite to McChord AFB in Tacoma, Washington


  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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