The Mechanical Assembler III works on a team supporting cabling, equipment, and C5ISR system installations. The Mechanical Assembler III (MAIII) is responsible for fabrication and assembly of various electromechanical and electronic assemblies. This position must follow blueprints, guidelines, and/or diagrams to complete tasks. The MAIII work may include soldering, using power tools and assembling large scale and intricate mechanical assemblies.
Installation experience should include:
-Moving and uncrating of equipment
-Installation of electronic equipment, ducts, cableways, cables, lagging
-Soldering with low voltage soldering devices and use of power tools
-Assembling both large scale and intricate mechanical assemblies
-Working with blueprints, assembly drawings and sketches in completing a wide variety of assembly and subassembly tasks
-Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within field
The MAIII receives technical guidance from supervisor or higher level technician, and work is reviewed for compliance with accepted practices. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
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 AIT/Shipboard experience in the field or a related area -Experience in the fabrication and precision assembly of various mechanical assemblies -Applicant must be able to get respirator qualified and wear proper PPE throughout their work shift. -Applicant must be willing to work second or thirds shift as needed. -Applicants also must be willing to work more than 40 hours work weeks. -Applicants must successfully undergo a background investigation. Active secret clearance desired. -This position supports a U.S. Government Contract whose terms require Serco to staff it only with U.S. Citizens -Travel may be required. Applicant must be willing to travel to various work sites such as Virginia Beach VA, Bremerton WA, Everett WA, Pearl Harbor HI, Mayport FL & Yokosuka Japan.