Engineering Technician II

at ManTech
Location Newport News
Date Posted May 7, 2021
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified

Description

ManTech is seeking Engineering Technicians for our growing programs in Newport News, VA. This position will start as Part-Time on Call and transition to Full Time once the employee has passed the required background check.

Position Overview:

  • Performs production assembly operations on cables, and sub-assemblies.
  • Uses wiring lists, schematics, blueprints, and verbal and written instructions to route, tag, test and terminate shipboard cables.
  • Familiar with Shipyard and NAVSEA installation requirements and supporting documentation.
  • Must be able to pass background check for access to Shipyards and/or Naval Bases
  • Ability to work from blueprints, drawings, technical manuals, handbooks and other technical documentation.
  • Lift heavy objects up to 50 pounds.
  • Install cables in shipboard cableways using approved methods.
  • This requires the ability to climb ladders, physically pull the cable and knowledge of proper installation methods.
  • 3-8 years of related Cable installation experience.
  • Must be able to work aboard a ship and in a shipyard environment.
  • OSHA 10 1-3 years of related Cable installation experience.
  • Must be able to work aboard a ship and in a shipyard environment.
  • Cable Fabrication Certification Cable Way Certification

Experience in the following areas is a plus:

  • 2-3 years' experience in the termination of CAT5e/CAT 6 cables with correct color scheme and RJ11 & RJ45 connections
  • Ability to identify independent colors and learn color codes
  • 2-3 years' experience in installing, repairing, and troubleshooting Multi-pin Copper cables and connectors
  • Previous work experience as a cable fabrication technician (Connector Building)
  • Proficient in different types of cable terminating, installing and testing
  • Ability to read and understand shipboard mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, tools, requirements and procedures within the field of electronics repair, fabrication and installation
  • Individuals with direct or related job experience are encouraged to apply