Field Technician IV/ Electrical Lead

Clearance Level
Field Engineering
Chesapeake, Virginia

REQ#: RQ82887

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
  • Serves as Shipboard Alteration Installation Electrical Leader.  Assists AIT Lead in the coordination of workload and supervises the documentation and upkeep of QA Logbooks Production logs and Timesheets. Leads personnel fabricating, maintaining and repairing electronic, mechanical and other types of components and equipment in support of Ship and Air Integrated Warfare Systems (SAIW) installations..  Tasked with ensuring strict compliance with Shipboard Drawings, Technical Guidance, Shipyard operating rules and effective operation of fielded systems.  Must be proficient in the following;

    Performs layout, fabrication, assembly, installation, operation, modification, and testing of experimental components, materials, apparatus and equipment at an advanced level. Sets up and operates equipment, test apparatus, test equipment, and related equipment. Drafts detail drawings or sketches for drafting room completion or to request parts. Devises, fabricates and assembles new or modified mechanical components or assemblies. Builds experimental apparatus, instrumentation or systems of considerable complexity. Evaluates the form, fit, and function of components, apparatus and equipment for adherence to project objectives. Records test procedures and results, performs routine analysis and calculations, and makes recommendations for changes in equipment, product or test method. Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the fabrication, testing, and modification of mechanical components. May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians Fabricates, installs, maintains, and repairs electronic, mechanical, and/or other types of components and equipment. Participates in special projects as required.

    Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience.

    5+ years of related experience fabricating, maintaining and repairing mechanical components.

    Candidate must be able to obtain access to shipyards and Naval Facilities.

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.