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SCA Engineering Technician I

Job Number: 407194
Location: Chesapeake, VA
Category: Administration
Security Clearance Status: Eligible
Security Clearance Type: Secret
Experience Level: College
Travel Required: 50%
Shift: 1st
US Citizenship Required: Yes
Posting Date: 07/12/2014

The selected candidate will have the following duties:
- Assemble components and subassemblies following wire prints, production drawings, schematics, sketches, and verbal instruction.
- Mount equipment onto selves, racks, cabinets, vehicles, boats, and ships.
- Fabricate cable and wire harness and labeling, using industry standard cable fabrication tools, soldering equipment, etc. then performs simple testing to verify correct assembly.
- Perform intermediate assembly tasks such as cleaning, wiring, stamping, and installation of parts and assemblies then label as required.
- Runs interconnecting cabling amid equipment following drawing, schematic diagrams, or sketches.
- May install LAN, telephone, and power (Network Cabling) into buildings, structures, vehicles, boats and ships etc. including conduit, racks, and cabinets.
- May conducts HIRADCs risk assessment analysis for the work location, identifies hazards, recommends controls, and oversees safety measures.
- May modify and fabricate components, including metal brackets, shelves, racks. This requires use of hand tools and power tools. Power tools include hand-held (drills, rotor-drill) and bench/floor tools (drill press, milling machine, belt sander, table saw, etc.).
- May lay-out and assemble components and circuitry and build prototype or production equipment and systems, utilizing schematics, craft-alts, technical manuals, drawings, etc. Included is the routing and dressing of cables (cable management).
-There may be other duties as required.
All work performed is according to industry best practice and Mil Standards in accordance with quality assurance standards.

This position is located in Chesapeake, VA. There is no relocation assistance available for this position. Applicants must be currently residing in or state willingness to relocate self to Chesapeake, VA or surrounding areas.

Please be sure to address all requirements of posted requisition in resume. Only resumes that include all requirements will be considered.
High school diploma and at least two years related experience
Mechanical aptitude
Ability to read schematics and production drawings
Ability to travel CONUS and OCONUS as required
Ability to obtain and retain the required security clearance
Familiarity with and use of hand tools
Will be required to supply basic hand tool kit

Fiber Certified / BICSI Cableway training such as NAVSEA Cableway Certification
Audio / Visual / Teleconferencing installation experience
OSHA 10/30 hour course Maritime or General Industry
Fall Protection Training for working at height

BAE Systems is a premier global defense, aerospace and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Support Solutions (S2) sector provides a wide range of products and services, including engineering, systems integration, ship repair, and readiness & sustainment for military and commercial customers throughout the product life cycle, anywhere around the world. This sector is headquartered in Washington, D.C. Core capabilities include:

• Expertise as a leading provider of non-nuclear ship repair and overhaul services

• Sustainment services to extend the viability of existing land and maritime platforms at home and in theater, while modernizing to meet evolving threats

• Experienced partner providing seamless, onsite management of military and government customer operations

• High-volume producer of protective and load-carrying gear for military personnel


People are the greatest asset in any Company.  BAE Systems is committed to a high performance culture and provides an environment that challenges our employees to be remarkable and obtain their full potential.

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