Engineering Technician III in Patuxent River, MD at PAE

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Engineering Technician III

Background; Duties; Responsibilities; Requirements:

This position provides aircraft control and airspace management support as part of the BayWatch and Echo Control Teams in the Test Management Branch at Atlantic Test Ranges, Patuxent River, Maryland.

  • Provides aircraft command and control for open air RDT&E and training events
  • Attends detailed briefings and reviews project documentation to determine best courses of action for event execution 
  • Configures real-time command and control display and data collection systems to meet well defined RDT&E and training event requirements
  • Minimum of six years of aircraft control, engineering, technical, or operational experience is required.
  • Experience in aircraft command and control techniques required
  • Must have working knowledge of applicable air traffic control rules and regulations
  • Understanding of airspace management and range operations
  • Knowledge of engineering and RDT&E practices, principles, and techniques for aircraft testing and weapons system evaluations
  • Must be able to work overtime when requested.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • All candidates will be required to pass Drug Screenings

Note: This job description describes the general nature of the duties and requirements of the job.  It is not intended to be an exhaustive list or to limit the supervisor's ability to modify work assignments as appropriate.

Education Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of Air Traffic Controller or Air Intercept Controller technical training is preferred but not essential.

    Clearance Requirements:

  • Must be able to obtain and hold a Secret Clearance

Our benefits and perks include:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance
  • Tuition and training assistance program
  • Wellness program & Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid vacation and sick leave & 10 Paid Holidays
  • Mobile phone service discount / Discounted Gym Memberships

  Work Conditions:

Conditions will vary. Most work is performed in enclosed buildings, but some outside work may be required. Work will include sitting, standing, walking, lifting and reaching. Applicant should be capable of lifting 50-100 lbs. assisted by other employees. Vision abilities needed to perform this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement