Engineering Technician II - Aircraft Elevator Technician

    • Job Tracking ID: 513002-703269
    • Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 10/29/2019
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: 01/29/2019
    • FLSA Status*: Non Exempt
    • Job Level: Intermediate
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
    • Clearance Type: Secret
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Job Description

Engineering Technician II for Elevator Support Unit (ESU)

This position will work closely with Ship’s Force, Government and contract personnel to provide technical support for US Navy ships. This position will include assessing and repairing electrical/mechanical and hydraulic aspects of shipboard elevators, their control systems and sub-systems in a shop, shipboard and test site environments. This position supports aircraft carrier elevator installation, operation, alteration and maintenance.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical support and assistance on elevator systems and components, supporting U. S. Navy shipboard cargo/weapons elevators
  • Conducts research and provides drawings, technical manual information, design specifications and engineering technical recommendations for the condition assessment, corrective action and the preventative measures to prevent equipment related problems from reoccurring.
  • Assists with shipboard PMS accomplishment.
  • Uses a variety of precision measurement standards and instruments
  • Assists other contract, ships force and government personnel with obtaining supply and repair parts information as required.
  • Provides technical assistance support on complex control system technical problems beyond the capability of ship's force or installation team.
  • Provides direct communication to ship's force representative that completely describes the mechanical systems and component problem and solutions to correct.
  • Provides input and assist with process improvement procedures. assembles and installs equipment, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Performs the necessary out briefs to ship's force representatives including ship's officers and supporting personnel as well as briefs to management within engineering department.
  • Understands and follow standard and specified safety procedures and operating
  • Understands/knowledge of programmable logic controller (PLC) operation/installation




Experience and Skills

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum six plus years of direct experience working with the preventative / corrective maintenance and troubleshooting of shipboard weapons elevators, cargo elevators, and dumbwaiters systems
  • Ability to use drawings, prints, schematics, and wiring diagrams to locate defective components and perform repairs. Work with published technical directives and equipment specifications which outline specific alignment and calibration procedures
  • Ability to attach moving parts and subassemblies to basic assembly units, using hand tools and power tools as instructed and other duties as assigned by their supervision
  • Knowledgeable of Navy tag-out, standard troubleshooting techniques, and Navy Quality assurance practices
  • Knowledge and experience in military terminology procedures
  • Knowledge of standard items, test procedures and test memos

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Joint Fleet Maintenance Manual (JFMM)
  • Experience with quality assurance
  • Prior US Navy Cargo/Weapons Elevator Navy Enlisted Classification (NEC)
  • Knowledge of US Navy Advanced Weapons Elevator System (AWE)