Technician, Field (Shipboard Fiber Optic Installer)

Clearance Level
Field Engineering
Portsmouth, Virginia

REQ#: RQ63539

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

Performs Shipboard Installation and testing of C4I CANES Infrastructure.  Routes tests and terminates cabling for associated system/components


Fabricates, installs, maintains, and repairs electronic, mechanical, and/or other types of components and equipment.



Installs, maintains, repairs, overhauls, troubleshoots, modifies, constructs and tests various types of electrical, electronic, and/or mechanical equipment and related devices.


Applies technical knowledge of electronics principles in order to put equipment in operational condition and solve moderately complex problems.


Troubleshoots and corrects malfunctions using specialized test and diagnostic equipment.


Modifies circuitry to improve performance.


Performs preventative maintenance.


Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.


Participates in special projects as required.


Ability to read and interpret NAVSEA drawings and possess knowledge/capability to support electrical trades. 


Skill with cable removal; cable installation; open/close of MCT's (multi-cable transits); lagging and painting.



1+ years of experience

 Must be able to obtain a Secret Level Level Clearance. Cableway Certified preferred. Must be able to obtain access to local shipyards. 


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.