• Submarine Electronics Technician (1-3)

    Job Locations US-VA-Virginia Beach | US-SC-Charleston | US-FL-Jacksonville | US-CT-Groton | US-WA-Bremerton | US-ME-Kittery | US-HI-Aiea | US-CA-San Diego
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/10/2018 10:49 AM)
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    Manufacturing/Skilled Trade
  • Overview

    VT Group is a leading technology integrator with close to 50 years’ experience delivering technology and C4ISR solutions to solve the complex challenges faced by our government and commercial customers in the Defense and National Security markets.
    VT Group is seeking Submarine Electronic Technicians in Virginia Beach, VA with travel to locations including but not limited to Bremerton, WA; Kittery, ME; Groton, CT and Pearl Harbor, HI.


    • Discusses standard layout and assembly procedures and problems with senior level technicians and draws sketches to clarify design details and functional criteria of electronic units.
    • Recommends changes in circuitry or installation specifications to simplify assembly and maintenance to supervisor.
    • Sets up standard test apparatus and circuitry to conduct functional, operational, environmental, and life tests to evaluate performance and reliability.
    • Adjusts, calibrates, aligns, and modifies circuitry and components.
    • Removes and installs the following: Power, signal (copper and fiber), RF cabling, equipment, equipment racks, and mounting hardware, connection boxes, switches, indicator lights, power panels, and enclosures.
    • Moves material and equipment to and from the installation site.
    • Assists in fit-up and weld preparation.
    • Sets up boundaries and clean areas.
    • Stands fire watches.
    • Paints new and disturbed cabling, lagging, foundations, mounting brackets and hardware, and structure.


    • HS or equivalent plus four years of work related experience and/or training; or AS plus twoyears of related experience or BS in electronics.
    • Has a thorough understanding of the submarine installation process, the use of common and specialty hand tools, and General Purpose Electronic Test Equipment. 
    • Understanding of electricity and electronics.
    • Must have an active secret clearance.
    • Prior installation experience on a naval ship or submarine is required.
    • Must be able to travel up to 75% of the time.
    • Must be a US Citizen.

    Licenses & Certifications:

    • Valid Driver's License
    • Multi-pin Connector Certification
    • Fiber Optic Connector Certification
    • Cableway Certification preferred
    • Cableway Inspector Certification preferred
    • Shipyard Competent Person Certification preferred
    • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification preferred
    • Man Aloft Certification (Climber Certification) preferred
    • OSHA 10 preferred

    VT Group offers eligible employees a variety of comprehensive benefits programs, which may include:

    • Medical insurance through a nationwide network
    • Dental insurance for preventive, basic and major services
    • Vision insurance that covers a wide range of services (subject to a specific co-pay or co-insurance amount)
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Health Savings Account (HSA) options
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan
    • Paid Time Off




    Join VT Group if you want to serve with friendly and caring people who are dedicated to delivering critical services and helping our customers solve difficult problems in often world-changing circumstances.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    VT Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    VT Group is a drug free workplace. All applicants must pass a drug test before beginning work or receiving an offer of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.


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