Hardware Maintenance Technician (Level 2)

Northrop Grumman - Stafford, VA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $51,000 - $65,000 a year
Skills
Support Operations and Maintenance by providing proactive and reactive maintenance on large antenna platforms and associated equipment in the generation of RF signals and communications systems. The equipment includes antennas, antenna gear boxes/motors, motor controllers/servo amplifiers, synchros, encoders, RF switches, and feeds. Activities include working with different types of coaxial transmission lines and waveguides, Traveling Wave Tube (TWT) and Solid State amplifiers, and related electronic equipment. Responsibilities include analyzing equipment problems, isolating causes and taking proper action to resolve problems. EHM's perform preventive maintenance and integrate approved equipment modifications into the existingcustomer baseline.

Skills required are in line with military equivalent training in ratings such as Navy CTM, ET, FCT and Army 35T Series
Must be able to work within a group or independently
Shift work is required
Ability to travel is required
Individual will be required to climb ladders and use personnel lifts for heights to approximately 50 feet (using approved fall protection equipment), ascend and descend ~60 feet of stairs
Ability to install and uninstall (lift) devices weighing 50 pounds
Will work closely with other contractors and government customers
U.S. Citizen andthe ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance with SCI and successfully complete a polygraph
2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters, 1- 5 years of experience in electronic maintenance, equipment troubleshooting using electronic test equipment and devices is desired in lieu of degree

Preferred Qualifications:
Analyzing equipment problems, isolating causes and taking proper action to resolve problems

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