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Avionics UAV / RPA Field Engineer

Company: JT4 LLC
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

JT4, LLC provides engineering and technical support to multiple western test ranges for the U. S. Air Force and Navy under the Joint Range Technical Services Contract, better known as J-Tech II. JT4 develops and maintains realistic, integrated test and training environments and prepares our nation's war-fighting aircraft, weapons systems, and aircrews for today's missions and tomorrow's global challenges.


-- Essential Functions/Duties The Field Engineer II is responsible for the following functions and duties:
--- Field Engineer will perform pre, post and thru flight inspections of Ground Control Stations, Ground Data Terminals, and related ground flight equipment
--- Field Engineer will perform installation, inspections, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repairs, modifications, configurations, operations, and test of various UA V / RP A IT technical systems in accordance with established operating procedures to ensure safety of flight
--- Field Engineer uses common and complex test instruments: digital multi-meters, signal generators, semiconductor testers, oscilloscopes, high frequency pulse generators, frequency synthesizers, distortion analyzers, and complex computer control equipment
--- Field Engineer applies basic and some advanced technical knowledge to solve unusually complex problems that typically cannot be solved solely be referencing manufacturers' manuals or similar documents
--- Performs other duties as assigned or required Other Responsibilities Each employee must read, understand, and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality, and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures, and policies pertaining to their job. Working Conditions Work is performed in a typical office environment with no unusual hazards. Occasional lifting (up to 20 pounds), constant sitting while using the computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, and constant mental alertness are required. Travel to remote company work locations may be required. Requirements -- Education, Technical, and Work Experience An associate's degree in engineering or other technical discipline, or formal academic/vocational/military training and a minimum of 7 years of technical/professional experience in the specialty field are required for this position. In addition, a Field Engineer II must possess the following qualifications:
--- Professional knowledge of applicable engineering concepts and principles and familiarity with related engineering fields
--- Practical knowledge of test methods and practices sufficient to perform routine to more complex engineering procedures and to prepare or make minor modifications of standard test procedures or test equipment work instructions
--- Effective verbal and written communication skills
--- Planning/organizational skills. Preferred Qualifications
--- Minimum of three-to-five years actual and recent aircraft UA V /RP A avionics operations maintenance and repair experience
--- Must have working knowledge of basic and complex electronics maintenance and repair
--- Must possess knowledge of technical publications related to UAV/ RP A aircraft electronics maintenance
--- Must know theory and some basic principles of operation of engines, accessories and components, theory of flight and electronic flight controls
--- Must be capable of using and reading blueprints, wiring diagrams, and data tables
--- Must be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and auxiliary equipment
--- Must be capable of understanding and adhering to FAA, AFOSH, OSHA, and/or USAF equivalent aviation maintenance standards
--- Must have an Associate's degree or high school diploma with relevant military and/or vocational technical school curriculum ina relevant career field
--- Must be able to hold a TS security clearance -U.S. citizen Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by personnel assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of persons so classified. Tasking is in support of a Federal Government Contract that requires U. S. citizenship. Some jobs may require a candidate to be eligible for a government security clearance, state-issued driver's license, or other licenses/certifications, and the inability to obtain and maintain the required clearance, license, or certification may affect an employee's ability to maintain employment. SCC: JENG17; JCORP12 Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Keywords: JT4 LLC, Las Vegas , Avionics UAV / RPA Field Engineer, Engineering , Las Vegas, Nevada

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