• Trades Technician

    Job Locations US-VA-Chincoteague
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/7/2018 10:23 AM)
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  • 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 a Trades Technician in Wallops Island, VA.


    • Performs routine maintenance and basic repairs on auxiliary equipment such as heating and air conditioning equipment, fans, electric motors, drives, centrifugal pumps.
    • Works independently of other craft support as needed.
    • Performs basic craft facility preventive maintenance and trouble calls, including repair or replacement of plumbing fixtures and related plumbing, fuel tanks monitoring and repairs, mechanical pumps and valves, HVAC systems, and changes lamps for all types of lighting fixtures as needed.
    • Operates Energy Management Control System terminal, alarm panel, and the emergency trouble desk on second and third shifts, weekends and holidays.


    • Must meet all Core Job Specifications.
    • Must have completed a recognized apprentice program in a trade or have two years of experience at the journeyman level within the maintenance or construction fields.
    • Must be knowledgeable in the use of voltmeters, ohmmeters, COz meters, Oz meters, meggers, transformer testers, etc.
    • Must have an elementary knowledge of electricity, use of capacitors, motors, relays, safety controls, etc. in HVAC and electrical systems.



    Tool Box

    • 1-Hacksaw
    • 1 Flashlight
    • 1 Set 1/2" Drive Socket Wrenches -7/16" to 1/18"
    • 1 Battery drill
    • 1 Set 3/8" Drive Socket Wrenches 3/8 to 3/4"
    • 1 25' Tape Measure
    • 1 Pocket Knife
    • 2  Cold Chisels, 3/8" and 1"
    • 1 Set Tapered Punches up to 3/8"
    • 1 Set l/4" Drive Socket Wrenches - 3/8" to l"
    • 1 Set Combination Wrenches - 3/8" to 1"
    • 1 Set Phillips Screwdrivers No. 0 to 4
    • 1 Set Flat Blade Screwdrivers - 9/16",3/16-, 5/16-, & 3/8"
    • 1 Pliers, Diagonal - 6"
    • 1 Pliers, Vice Grip - 8"
    • 1 Adjustable Wrench - 6" & 12"
    • 1 Slip Joint Pliers - 10"
    • 1 Pliers, Side Cutting - 10"
    • 1 Tube Cutters for 1/8" & 1-5/8" Copper Tubing
    • 1 Set Nut Driver, Hollow Shaft - 3/16" to l/2"
    • 1 Ball peen hammer, 16 Oz.
    • 1 Center Punch
    • 1 Allen Set, Screw Wrenches


    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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