Mechanical Technician (US)

Job Description


High school diploma or equivalent.
Technical Associates Degree or tech trade school preferred.
Minimum two years formal training or four years of progressively responsible, on-scene experience in fabricating, assembling, troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing hydraulic, life support and mechanical systems, and small valve maintenance., including high pressure gas/liquid power and control equipment (pumps, valves, etc.).
Able to interpret complex mechanical and hydraulic schematics and drawings.
Skills in use of piping system test sets, flow/pressure meters, and NDT.
Proficient in the use of common hand and power-driven tools including drills, grinders, drill presses, cut saws, etc.
Proficient in hydraulic system operation/repair/maintenance and troubleshooting. Some formal hydraulic system training preferred. Proficient in the use of fluid and gas test equipment.
Fork-lift, overhead crane, and rigging experience.
Good communication skills and the ability to work as a team player in a fast-paced environment.
Able to work with minimum supervision under a variety of conditions.
A current valid U.S. passport is required.
Must be a U.S. citizen
A current SECRET clearance or the ability to obtain a SECRET clearance.

Experience with Deep Submergence Systems – Scope of Certification (DSS-SOC) and/or Diving and Manned Hyperbaric Systems – Scope of Certification is considered a plus.
Experience troubleshooting to the component level is preferred.
Experience with MIL-STD-1330 and/or MIL-STD-1622 cleaning and testing standards
Certified Oxygen Clean Worker or equivalent
Knowledge of shipboard and subsea systems (Diving/ROVs/AUVs) is preferred.
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Additional Information

This position is considered OFFICE and FIELD which is characterized as follows.

Requires working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions (50%)
Requires working outside / at sea / mobilized, frequently working on or near moving and vibrating equipment (50%)
Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32 F degrees) temperatures
Job tasks are performed in close physical proximity to other people.