Sr.Consulting Field Engineer
Posted: 6/4/2015 11:38:54 AM
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Competative + sign-on bonus
Interest candidates please apply to req ID# 10377BR at www.amsec.com
FULL-TIME Opportunity in Newport News, Virginia.
This position requires extensive years of experience and certification as a quality assurance specialist and Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) inspector in the following test methods, Visual (VT), Liquid Penetrant (PT) and Magnetic Particle (MT) onboard US Navy combatant surface ships and submarines and Military Sealift Command ships.
Candidate must be knowledgeable and experienced in the requirements and use of the following manuals; NAVSEA Standard Items, Joint Fleet Maintenance Manual and the NAVSEA 9090.310 for the repair, alteration and maintenance of naval vessels. Candidate must be proficient in the use of MS Word and Excel required for QA work package development, and record maintenance.
This position will require the ability to obtain and maintain a SECRET level security clearance.
Most work is performed aboard ships or in industrial conditions. Able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30 lbs. Able to work on and climb ladders. Able to work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces. Able to perform other duties as required from time to time. Environment may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions. May require working aloft or over the sides of vessels. May involve riding ships at sea for extended periods. May require the ability to work while wearing a respirator. Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States.
Provides support to customers in general areas of engineering, supply, configuration management, technical requirements identification, installation and maintenance of equipment, safety, and documentation development and maintenance. Provides training and documentation support, including preparation of lesson content. Attends meetings or visits other facilities to discuss and recommend solutions to logistics issues. Conducts tests or experiments requiring selection, adaptation or modification of critical test equipment and test procedures; set up and operate equipment; record data; and measure and record problems of significant complexity. Serves as lead analyst. Adapts equipment or system to satisfy unique requirements. Conducts on-site installation of equipment and follow established testing procedures. Trains customer personnel. May provide supervision to staff and develops schedules and assigns work. Ensures maintenance contracts for services are fulfilled and appropriate documentation and records are kept.
Bachelors Degree in related field + 10 years technical or operational experience OR Associates Degree in related field + 12 years technical or operational experience OR High school or equivalent plus appropriate Trade School or related Armed Forces school + 16 years of technical or operational experience and 8 years of supervisory experience. Must provide own hand tools as designated per trades specialty.
Coded welder or nuclear work experience is a plus.
AMSEC is a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII). Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe. For more than a century, HII has built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder at its Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions. Employing more than 38,000 in Virginia, Mississippi, Louisiana and California, HII also provides a wide variety of products and services to the commercial energy industry and other government customers, including the Department of Energy.
Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.