RF Communications Electronic Technician

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Clearance Required:
Top Secret
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Min. Education:
Technical School
Patuxent River, MD
Travel Required:
25% Travel

Duties of Position

• Serve as a Communications Electronics Technician in support of government technical lead for US Navy programs. • Assist the technical lead to build, integrate, test, and provide engineering, verification, and validation of RF Communication subsystem upgrades for US Navy systems. • Provide technical support of HF, SHF, and UHF voice and digital radio systems. • Update program documentation and procedures (e.g., IRD, IDP, SOVT, FIT, PITCO, and FRCB processes). • Install software on computers using provided Installation Guides. • Maintain laboratory hardware communications systems. • Support an integrated logistics team to update inventories, track procurements, and prepare hardware system pack-outs for shipment.

Required Skills & Experience

• Minimum of five (5) years of experience with SHF, UHF, and HF Communications systems. • Demonstrated experience with Link-16 Tactical Data Link • Technical knowledge in building, integrating, and testing communications systems. • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in preparing Installation Requirement Drawings packages, Operations and Maintenance Manuals, and User Manuals. • Strong work ethic and attention to detail. • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. • Ability to travel up to 25%.

This position requires a Top Secret US DoD security clearance.

Preferred Skills

Prior experience with Navy radio systems.

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Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits enrollment from their date of hire:

  • Health Insurance - Centurum provides insurance for employee and dependent in a comprehensive package. Coverage for vision care is included. This option is available on a cost-sharing basis.
  • Dental Insurance - Available in conjunction with Health Insurance for an additional cost. Provides oral maintenance care for employee and dependent.
  • Basic Life Insurance - Company provided benefit for all full-time employees.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance - Optional life insurance coverage to employees at group rates.
  • Dependant Life Insurance - Optional coverage for dependents at a group rate.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance - Optional coverage available to employees at group rates.
  • Vacation and Sick Leave - Leave accrual is determined by length of service.
  • Holidays - The company observes ten paid holidays each year.
  • Retirement 401(k) Plan - Investments can be made into selected mutual funds under this plan. Employee is fully vested from plan entry date. The company may match employee contributions depending upon profit.

Centurum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing employment opportunities for all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by U.S. law. Centurum makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.