PROPOSAL REQUISITION – This position is contingent upon award of funding.
The objective of the Land-Based PHALANX Weapons System (LPWS) Theater Support Program is to provide: Field Service Representatives (FSRs) as Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to support the LPWS requirements. The FSRs will support LPWS configurations at Ft. Lewis, WA or Ft. Campbell, KY – TBD.
In order to support the LPWS Theater Support Program as an FSR, the successful candidate must:
Manage Field Service Representatives (FSRs) and daily operations.
Evaluate, assess and provide training to force protection personnel on all configurations of the LPWS.
Inspect, test and align the designated systems appropriate specifications.
Utilize schematics, drawings, specifications and General Purpose Electrical/Electronic Test Equipment (GPETE) to troubleshoot and repair faults in the systems / equipment.
Provide up to date training in the operation, maintenance, alignment and repair of the LPWS.
Provide support in obtaining LPWS OEM data (drawings, test data, etc.) through proper channels.
Perform other technical duties as assigned.
Direct and support the installation, repair, maintenance, and operation of all aspects of the LPWS equipment.
Direct and support the installation, repair, maintenance, and operation of communications and electro-optical equipment.
Possess the skills required to perform routine system maintenance and computer system administrative functions.
Have knowledge of, and be capable of using, operating systems and database management systems.
Perform analysis of system operations.
Have experience in fault detection, isolation, and correction of computer systems and individual peripheral devices.
Be available for assignment to various CONUS/OCONUS sites for extended terms.
Participate in training at various U.S. locations prior to deployment.
Evaluate and document field operational capability and report results to customer and program office.
Required Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
A minimum of 4 years of experience in Combat Systems Support.
Minimum of 2 years hands-on experience in trouble shooting and maintenance of the Phalanx MK15 Close-In-Weapon-System.
Advanced military CIWS system training.
Direct experience with systems integration, software, and electro-mechanical systems.
Ability to plan, schedule and complete all activities required to meet established goals.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Knowledge of Military protocol.
Security Clearance Requirement:
An active Secret (or higher) clearance is required for this position or the ability to obtain an Interim Secret clearance within 10 days of hire.
Mandatory physical requirements:
Ability to climb platforms.
Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs.
Ability to work in a bivouac environment.
Able to travel over rough uneven terrain.
Able to work 12-16 hours days and be on call 24/7.
Desired Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to work independently.
Prior field experience and/or military service.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or in related technical discipline. May substitute experience for education. (i.e., no degree plus 12 years of experience or AA degree plus 8 years of experience.)
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC) headquartered in Dulles, VA has nearly 10,000 employees and 2010 sales of $3.4 billion. RTSC provides a full spectrum of technical, scientific and professional services to its defense, federal, international, and commercial customers worldwide. It specializes in training, logistics, engineering, product support, and operational support services and solutions for the Mission Support, homeland security, space, civil aviation, counterproliferation and counterterrorism markets. RTSC operates on all seven continents. RTSC customers include all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, NASA, the Federal Aviation Administration, the U.S. National Science Foundation, Department of Energy, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, the Transportation Security Administration, and other agencies of the Department of Homeland Security, as well as international governments.
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