Job Description :
The Patriot Battery System Technician provides field experience in the operation and technical support of the Patriot Configuration II / III Radar equipment.
Will use training and experience in the operation and technical support procedures, of the Patriot Configuration II / III radar equipment.
Will use knowledge with the operational / analytical software used on the Patriot radar systems. Will use knowledge of ECS troubleshooting software aids Status Monitor, Switch 9, System Exerciser and Radar Action Cycler, in order to distinguish between digital and analog problems.
Will use common industry external test equipment, such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes, power meters, frequency counters, spectrum and digital analyzers.
Frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards. General application of concepts and principles.
Performs other duties as required or directed by the section manager. The position is a short term, unaccompanied assignment located in Romania.
Required Skills :
Must have at least five years of experience supporting the Patriot Configuration II / III radar equipment.
Demonstrated experience in the technical support and operations, at the organizational level, of the ICC, ECS, RS, CRG, BMC, IFF, AMG, GMT, and LRPT AND LS.
Experience using ECS troubleshooting software aids such as Status Monitor.
Provides technical assistance in maintaining the Patriot power generation equipment, communications equipment and assists in missile handling operations as required.
Knowledge and experience in the utilization of common industry external test equipment, such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes, power meters, frequency counters, spectrum and digital analyzers.
Must be able to demonstrate frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.
Experience in on the job training programs, and assisting in enforcing safety policies, procedures, and standards.
Must be able to demonstrate the ability to identify faulty work practices and demonstrates proper maintenance and troubleshooting techniques.
Experience preparing maintenance reports and Patriot Failure Reports (SPRs).
Must have successfully completed the following Courses : U.S. Army Patriot Operator and System Mechanic Course for MOS;
24T / 14E, 140E or an equivalent course of instruction conducted under the auspices of the U.S. Army Air Defense School or the Patriot Missile System Contractor.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work in extreme conditions.
Active Secret clearance required.
Must be able to obtain a Romanian Work Visa.
Desired Skills :
Experience field engineer with military training in Patriot Configuration II / III Air Defense systems at the organizational level.
Demonstrated experience with Department of the Army Modification Work Order (DAMWO) installations, to include system integration and checkout.
Knowledge and experience in the operation and maintenance of Remote Launch Communication Upgrade (RLCEU).
Fiber Optic / RF cable troubleshooting and repair.
Understanding and knowledge of military communications systems and encryption devices.
Experience working and communicating with a Foreign customer
Required Education (including Major) :
Bachelor’s Degree with 4 years of related experience, or Associates Degree with 8 years of experience or HS Diploma / GED with 12 years of related experience
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