Journeyman New Equipment Training (NET) Installer

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Fort Hood, Texas

REQ#: RQ131606

Travel Required: 50-75%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Discover a career that is challenging, impactful, and mission-critical. Join our team as a New Equipment Training (NET) Instructor or Installer and make an impact on the U.S. Army’s ability to train on new equipment. While you help us advance the mission, we’ll help advance your career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a NET Instructor or Installer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on NET Instructors and NET Installers joining our team to provide U.S. Army units with the training necessary to operate newly fielded equipment.  Trained to provide instruction in up to 18 courses across 3 different programs, the NET Instructor and Installer is the primary team that ensures units are established at a baseline level of training for operations. 

Installers are members of cross-functional teams that focus on the physical installation of hardware and equipment, as well as provide initial troubleshooting during installation.  They are expected to be able to install any hardware on any platform given the appropriate schematics, tools and materials.  Working under a team FEL, Installers are the subject-matter experts for planning installation missions and provide installation training to other members of their team.


  • Develop unit installation plans, validate material shipping requirements and conduct installation at designated unit sites as provided by the PM MC DSEs.
  • Conducts firmware upgrades and software profiling on the KGV-72 Programmable Inline Encryption Devices (PIEDs) via the KGV-72 Software Maintenance Delivery Program (SMDP)
  • Coordinate with receiving unit personnel as directed for mission planning.
  • Be proficient in equipment installation for all programs in the GFS portfolio (JBC-P, TMC, FSC2 and CPI2).
  • Cross-train team members in the responsibilities and skills of an Installer.
  • Expand personal knowledge into other team roles, such as NET Instructor, Fielder and FEL.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • Possess a minimum of a SECRET clearance.
  • Possess a current U.S. Passport
  • Be available for travel up to 75% of the time (depending on mission requirements).
  • Possess the capability to read and understand installation instructions, technical bulletins, technical manuals and other installation related documentation.
  • Possess the necessary mechanical skills to install hardware on any platform, to include field environments.
  • Able to manage logistics as well as physically move equipment up to 60lbs in support of mission requirements.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 3-10 years of directly relevant experience.

Additional Desired Skills:

  • Ability to relocate primary duty station as required by the government.
  • Prior experience in automotive maintenance.
  • Have a broad and thorough understanding of the fielding and training requirements for JBC-P/JBC-P LOG, CPCE, AFATDS and other programs in the GFS portfolio.
  • Be trained as a prior FEL, Installer, Fielder, NET Instructor or other Labor Category in the GFS program or other similar program.
  • Possess knowledge in non-GFS programs (DCGS-A, AMDWS, TAIS, etc.).
  • College Degree.
  • Prior Military service.


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, 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.

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.