Engineering Technician IV in Norfolk, VA at PAE

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Norfolk, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Engineering Technician IV

Duties/General Functions/Requirements/ Experience/Skills:

•  Provide support to the Atlantic Targets and Marine Operations Division both on the east and west


•  Responsibilities to include small boat operations and maintenance on both mechanical and electrical systems.

•  Applicant must be able to perform said duties with minimal supervision.

•  Position will be a part of an established Marine Operations division that supports multiple other

   Systems on a variety of projects nationwide.

•  Candidate can expect to be trained to participate in functions beyond normal operations.

•  Ability to potentially travel 40-50% 0f the year, from one to six weeks at a time.

•  Ability to obtain a passport.

•  Possess valid state driver’s license, Commercial Driver License is a plus.   

•  Good oral and written communication skills.

•  Basic Microsoft Office proficiency

•  Minimum 8 years in performing the stated functions.  In lieu of post-high school education training, a total of 10 years’ experience in performing the stated functions

 • Strong working knowledge of boat operations including RADAR and Chart Plotter, mechanical and electrical operating systems.

•  Experience with driving pickup trucks with trailers on the road and in enclosed or limited spaces.

•  The employees can expect to work varying hours due to our customers' requirements. He/she will also be expected to repair or overhaul inboard and outboard marine engines as well as boat transmissions and generators or trouble shoot and repair marine electrical systems.

o Must possess a valid driver’s license

o 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
  • Trade school training a plus.  ASE or other mechanical or electrical certifications a plus.

    Security Clearance:

    The ability to obtain a US DoD Secret Security clearance.  The ability to maintain clearance throughout employment is a condition of employment.

    Work Conditions:

    The working conditions at our main building will vary from sitting a desk submitting  data, reports, and completing work orders in a database to working in the shops (Engine & Engine Rebuild Shop, Electrical, Metal Shop, Wood Shop, Trailer Shop, Paint Booth, and various administrative/support rooms and warehouse spaces.  The employees operate small boats in both our local waters and off shore in the Fleet operating areas.  The environmental conditions will vary due to the nature of the requirements. 

    Our benefits 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

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.

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