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Senior Electronic Technician

Company: Jacobs
Location: Dugway
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Critical Mission SolutionsYour mission is our mission.We're invested in you and your success. Everything we do - whether Aerospace, Defense, Intelligence, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Nuclear, Automotive, or Telecommunications - is more than just a project. It's our challenge as human beings, too. That's why we bring a thoughtful and collaborative approach to every one of our partnerships.It's our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges, and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed today and into tomorrow.Your Impact:Mission StatementJacobs provides field, range, testing, chemical, and biological laboratory support to the U.S. Army at the West Desert Test Center (WDTC) located at Dugway Proving Ground (DPG), UT. As a major test site for the U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command, the WDTC is responsible for the test and evaluation of chemical and biological (CB) defense systems, incendiary and smoke/obscuration munitions systems, and related operational concepts.In addition to these responsibilities, we also support non-CB testing at the WDTC for the DOD and other Federal agencies, including environmental assessment/impact evaluation and munitions demilitarization.Our Dugway Operation was established in 2004 with the award of the Field, Range, Chamber, and Laboratory Support Services (FRC&LSS) contract to Jacobs. Through the FRC&LSS contract, we have integrated with Mellor Engineering, TOPE, and JRAD with a composite staff size of more than 170 personnel.Job DescriptionCandidate must follow test plan, procedures and other guides to set up photo instrumentation.Candidate will plan, coordinate installation of optical equipment, and monitor circuitry for remote triggering of photonic imaging devices.Position will perform maintenance of standard recording; IR recording devices and fixed imaging systems.Candidate must be able to set up, operate and service all types of photo test equipment and instrumentationPosition will perform maintenance of standard recording; IR recording devices and fixed imaging systems.Knowledge of various types of photonic optical instrumentation cameras to measure and record scientific tests is needed; along with knowledge of rapid sequence film/video recording devices.A good working knowledge of math and at least five years experience in operating tracking telescopes, video systems, fixed cameras to obtain data measurements, and performing optical data reduction.Heres What Youll Need:Education and Experience:Knowledgeable and trained in electronics and at least five (5) years experience in the calibration, operation, maintenance, and repair of electronic test equipment/instrumentation on various control circuitry, including flow control and monitoring equipment, temperature, and monitoring control circuitry.Exercises independent judgment in performing such tasks as making circuit analyses of existing systems, making system calculations to determine proper design changes, troubleshooting electrical, electronic, and mechanical systems, and assesses complex test instruments and techniques relating to test fixtures, control systems, and data acquisition systems in support of chamber testing.Clearance: Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.Essential FunctionsPhysical Requirements:Medium- Exerts up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.Work Environment:Generally an outdoor environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task.An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: close quarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting).Outside work may include various environmental conditions including hot and cold climates.Needs to be able to work well with co-workers and all levels of management.No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions.Office is located on site in Government spaces at: Dugway Proving Ground, UT.Equipment and Machines:Ability to operate office equipment such as a personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.Attendance:Regular hours will be between Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m. 5:30 p.m.Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines.Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.Other Essential Functions:Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers.Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written.Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others.Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner.Independent personal transportation to office or work site is required.Travel to and from customers locations and the test fields may be required to support projects.This may involve airline travel.When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion.This position will require a valid driver license to operate a variety of vehicles.#cjpostJacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race", color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability," veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language ."At Jacobs, were challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the worlds most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

Keywords: Jacobs, West Valley City , Senior Electronic Technician, Other , Dugway, Utah

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