Sr. Army Watercraft Engineer - 2691
Location: Ft. Eustis, VA, US, 23604
Company: HII's TSD
A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries
Defense & Federal Solutions
Defense & Federal Solutions, a business group within Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions division, helps solve tough national security challenges for the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies. Our expert capabilities include intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), and cyber; secure enterprise IT engineering and operations; military training and simulation; logistics management and integrated product support; and fleet maintenance, modernization, repair and sustainment.
*Must have a current or active DoD secret clearance to start.
Join our technical support team, we are looking for skilled engineer maintenance technicians to help support the U.S. Army. The selected personnel will be performing duties in a senior technian capacity that help conduct preventive maintenance checks & services (PMCS), engineering maintenance and systems validation checks on Landing Craft Utility (LCU-2000) at Fort Eustis, VA. #LI-MJ1
Essential Job Responsibilities
Provides technical support to engineers on a variety of technical tasks. Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes. Produces engineering documentation, reports, drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics). Performs detailed mathematical calculations using established formulas; preliminary analyses of data where guidelines are provided in such areas as trajectory adequacy, model dimensional consistency; and quantitative judgments concerning technical data. Uses personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports. May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis.
Must have AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 3 years of related experience, or HS + 5 years related experience.
Must have have experience leading and directing hands-on trades teams.
Must have preventive maintenance checks & services (PMCS) experience.
Must have hands on experience with the following systems and associated equipment; propulsion, hydraulics, piping, pneumatic, electrical and power generation.
Must have a current or active DoD secret clearance or higher.
Must be able to obtain access credentials within the first 60 days of hire and maintain credentials throughout employment.
Candidates with 88L20/30 transportation school certification or higher are highly desired.
Candidates with hands-on maintenance experience on Landing Craft Utility (LCU-2000) or other US Army watercraft systems highly desired.
Prior shipboard maintenance experience preferred.
Experience with Cummins and/or Caterpillar engines a plus.
Job performance requires adequate visual acuity and manual dexterity for meeting the requirements of the job. A waterfront office work environment is normally encountered.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.