The Engineering Technician II works on a team supporting cabling, equipment, and C5ISR system installations. The Engineering Technician II (ETII) performs standardized or prescribed assignments involving a sequence of related operations. Follows standard work methods on recurring assignments but receives explicit instructions on unfamiliar assignments; technical adequacy of routine work is reviewed on completion; non-routine work may also be reviewed in progress. Following specific instructions, assembles or constructs simple or standard equipment or parts; may service or repair simple instruments or equipment.
Performs a combination of duties as:
-Conducts a variety of tests using established methods.
-Prepares test specimens, adjusts and operates equipment, and records test data, pointing out deviations resulting from equipment malfunction or observational errors.
-Extracts engineering data from various prescribed but non-standardized sources; processes the data following well-defined methods including elementary algebra and geometry; presents the data in prescribed form
-Performs a variety of tasks to include the fabrication and assembly of various electromechanical and electronic assemblies.
The ETII receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher level technician, and work is reviewed for compliance with accepted practices.
Work is performed onboard U.S. Naval Ships and military installations requiring the ability to work in areas with drafts, noise, and temperature variation. Must be able to work in high heat spaces, climb shipyard dry dock stairs/ladders, work in kneeling position for layout of cable runs under false decking, lift up to 50 pounds with 80% of work requiring carrying, pushing, and/or pulling up to 40 pounds for majority of shift while being in a standing, crouching, or walking position. Attention to safety critical.
Required Skills-Position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and 5 or more years of experience in a related field. -Applicant may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty, or military training may apply. -Applicant must be willing to work second or thirds shift as needed. -Applicant must be familiar with NAVSEA, standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field of electronics repair, fabrication, and installation. -Applicants must be certified in “Multi-pin” Connectors IAW MIL-STD-20035A (SA) -Applicants also must be willing to work more than 40 hours work weeks. -Applicants must successfully undergo a background investigation. Active secret security clearance desirable. -This position supports