Who We Are:  AM Pierce & Associates is a woman-owned small business providing Engineering & Research, Cyber, C5ISR, Program & Acquisition Management services and solutions to a diverse government and industry client base.  We are a stable and growing company who offers our employees a rich benefits package, supportive and flexible work environment and the opportunity to work with experts in their field.
 The Position:   We are in search of a candidate who will be providing support to the Navy’s MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) program’s Integrated  Test Team (ITT).  The candidate will assist the R&M team in collecting and analyzing maintenance data from maintenance evolutions as well as maintenance systems such as NALCOMIS, OOMA, DECKPLATE, NAVFLIRs, etc) in order to help instruct Fleet maintainers on how to repair systems and equipment.

The Location:  Patuxent River, Maryland:  Best Places for Tech Jobs (#4)

The Description: 
Position is for an Engineering Technician that will support the Navy’s MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) program’s Integrated Test Team (ITT) as a Reliability and Maintainability Technician and Maintenance Monitor.   The individual will assist the R&M team in collecting and analyzing maintenance data from maintenance evolutions as well as from maintenance systems such as NALCOMIS, OOMA, DECKPLATE, NAVFLIRs, etc.) in order to help instruct Fleet maintainers on how to repair the systems and equipment.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Applies engineering techniques, principles, and precedents to test and evaluate Naval Aircraft, weapons systems or aircraft support equipment
  • Reviews, analyzes, develops, prepares and applies engineering, technical or maintenance specifications, policies, standards or procedures
  • Plans and performs tests and evaluations of systems equipment or components
  • Compiles, processes, reduces and analyzes engineering data, prepares technical reports, and presents results and recommendations
  • Collects data and evaluate maintenance evolutions
  • Creates Issue Concern and Event summary reports summarizing issues, concerns and processes witnessed while monitoring Triton maintenance evolutions
  • Assists with the detection and documentation of possible reliability and maintainability issues
  • Data mines and audits reports, such as IMPCA, MES, OOMA and paper maintenance reports, for uploading into the Universal Flight Test Database (UFTDB)
  • Creates, updates, closes, scores and reviews monitor report for the Triton aircraft and NSIL
  • Effectively communicate and elevate potential detrimental deficiencies for further evaluation

The successful candidate will have the education and experience below:
  • BS in engineering or related field
  • At least two years of general or practical experience in aircraft, weapons systems or aircraft support equipment.
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance is required
  • A basic understanding of aircraft operating principles, theory, skills and activities related to his/her area of technical specialty
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc.)
Preferred qualifications:
  • Aviation maintenance background (Aviation Electrician’s Mate (Æ), Aviation Electronics Technician (AT), Aviation Structural Mechanic (AM), Aviation Machinist Mate (AD), etc.) 
  • CDI qualification
  • Recent E6 and below transitioning from the military or equivalent contractor aviation maintenance 
The Working Environment:  The physical environment requires the employee to work on-site at the government program office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for the majority of the workday.  The employee may be required to walk short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to drive to offices or buildings near the work site.  In rare occasions, travel may be required.

AM Pierce & Associates offers a comprehensive benefits plan that includes:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death & Disability Coverage
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan, Safe Harbor Plan with Immediate Vesting 
  • Discretionary Profit Sharing Program
  • Paid Time Off and Holidays
  • Professional development opportunities  
  • Incentive Programs
  • Awards and Recognition
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Will Preparation, Identity Theft Protection & Legal Support
  • Travel Assistance
  • Financial Foundations Program
  • Verizon Wireless Discount
  • Local Gym Discounts

AM Pierce & Associates complies with all Federal and State laws and regulations concerning Affirmative action and workplace equal opportunity; in further detail, AM Pierce & Associates does not discriminate in employment decisions (to include applicants and employees) on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.  AM Pierce & Associates takes affirmative action to ensure that equal opportunity is provided in all aspects of employment. AM Pierce & Associates does not take adverse employment actions against applicants and employees for asking about, discussing, or sharing information about their pay or the pay of their co-workers.  For more information regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, click here.

Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may call 240-718-3800.
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Department: Navy
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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