Under direction of field service personnel, installs, tests, maintains, troubleshoots, repairs, and removes
electrical, mechanical, and/or hydraulic systems and equipment. May provide technical assistance to
engineers for weapons system design and development.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
High School/GED plus 10 years of relevant work experience to work with basic electrical/mechanical/hydraulic instrumentation tools and hardware related to the MK41 Vertical Launching System.
-- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
-- Intermediate level proficiency with word processing, presentation, spreadsheet, database, email, and calendar software.
-- Ability to gather information from a variety of sources.
-- Working knowledge of the organization's structure, management, and policies.
-- Excellent time management and multitasking skills.
-- Ability to work effectively with other personnel, inside and outside of the organization.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Relevant coursework or training related to Navy weapon systems.
-- Relevant work experience within industry or US Navy, specifically with the Mk41 mod 2/4 – to include being qualified as a VLS Technician.
--Experience as a Gunners Mate.
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers 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 services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair…just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.
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