You will serve as an ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN in the Ordnance Electronics Manufacturing Branch within the Systems Engineering Department at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division.
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You will serve as a senior technician for the planning and development of complex prototypes and advanced engineering models for Missile/Fire Control Simulation, test and training equipment.
You will apply expertise in advanced or troubleshooting aspects of assigned systems.
You will test and evaluate electronic equipment to solve design or operational problems.
You will communicate with diverse audiences to resolve difficult or controversial issues.
You will prepare or review equipment specifications and task proposals.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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0856 Electronics Technical
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Must be a US Citizen.
Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify/.
Generally, current federal employees applying for GS jobs must serve at least one year at the next lower grade level. This requirement is called time-in-grade. Time-in-grade requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.
You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
This position may require travel from normal duty station to CONUS and OCONUS and may include remote or isolated sites. You must be able to travel on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.
Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector providing technical electronics support for the design, development or testing of electronic weapons simulators, test equipment or manufacturing systems.
Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website:
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
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