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- Barking Sands, Hawaii
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Electronic Technician A job at Alakaina Foundation in Barking Sands HI
Description, duties, responsibilities
The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOC) is looking for a qualified Electronic Technician A to support our contract with PMRF.
Supporting Airfield/TACAN, as well as being cross-trained and cross-utilized in other departments, the candidate shall possess working knowledge and be capable of performing, independently or with minimum supervision, to operate and maintain equipment associated with the airfield. Systems include voice, video and data transport, distribution systems delivered over copper, fiber and wireless networks; RF transmissions systems including VHF and UHF transmitter and receivers; voice, data, video switches and associated multiplexers and edge devices.
- Performs periodic inspections and maintenance tasks in accordance with OPNAVINST 4790.4 ships Maintenance and Material Management (3M) Systems Policy, current Navy maintenance Cards (MRC) cards for respective systems, the National Weather Service ASOS Site Technical Manual S100 additional guidelines established by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWAR). Documents results of all maintenance actions in systems and equipment records.
- Troubleshoots, maintains and repairs systems/equipment by reading and interpreting electronic/mechanical schematics and using simple and complex test equipment.
- Installs, checks, calibrates and performs acceptance tests on new and relocated systems and equipment.
- Prepares daily equipment logs, reports/documents outages and submits periodic reports.
- Represents the Airfield systems during Formal Navy Airfield inspections.
- Sets-up, checks-out, operates and monitors systems and equipment in support of Airfield Operations. Respond to changing operational requirements and equipment’s when directed.
- Assists in preparing and developing new procedures, procedural changes and modification proposals.
- Assists in training junior technicians in the operation and maintenance of Airfield systems and equipment.
- Assists in configuration management and property control procedures for Airfield related systems and equipment.
- Provides information, assistance, and coordination to SPAWAR for any system upgrades as well as participating in training, BESEP, and procedural development.
- Performs tasks in compliance with OPNAVINST 5100.23 Shore Safety Manual and OPNAVINST 3750.6 Naval Safety Program, and use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times.
- Will be cross trained/utilized in other areas as security clearance allows.
- Performs other duties as required.
- Electronics shop environment.
- Must be able to lift, carry, install and remove electronics equipment and peripherals.
- Must be able to climb elevated towers and work in sub-floor areas and crawl spaces in performing maintenance inspections and troubleshooting tasks.
- Lifting, pushing and pulling twentyfive to fifty pounds (25 – 50 lbs).
- Pushing and pulling over fifty pounds (50 lbs). [two men assist]
- Walking, sitting, standing, crawling, kneeling or cramped work requiring repeated stooping or frequent stair climbing
- Customer Contact
- Extended workday
- Confined work area
- Office laboratory
- Field assignment
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
- Ten years (10) in operating and maintaining of communications video and networking systems equipment required, and five (5) years’ experience in field.
- Must have a signed and provide documented proof of a Job Qualification Requirement for AN/URN 25/32 Navigation Set TACAN if qualified.
- Must be able to use and interpret results of simple and complex test equipment used in communications, video and networking environments such as Oscilloscopes, power meters, spectrum analyzers, multi-meters, BER Testers, ATM testing and diagnostic equipment.
- Knowledge of UNIX and Windows based OS.
- Documented formal training of Air Traffic Control systems from the military, FAA, ISCET, factory or approved computer-based instruction is acceptable.
- Must be able to work flexible hours.
- Must possess the following PC skills: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, MS Visio
- ASOS experience highly desirable.
- High school graduate or equivalent plus two (+ 2) year tech school in electronic systems
- Must have a soldering certificate from a commercial firm, technical school or Navy school.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain the Airfield Vehicle Operators Course License.
- This position may require certification with requirements of DOD 8570.01-M. Once identified, certification must be obtained within sixty (60) days and maintained for continued employment.
CITIZENSHIP/SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be a U.S. Citizen
- Secret security clearance is required.
(Applicants selected either must currently possess a Secret clearance or will be subject to a Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements to obtain clearance prior to commencement of employment, and maintain a security clearance for access to classified information or Closed/Restricted Areas throughout duration of employment.)
The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is a fast-growing government service provider. Employees enjoy competitive salaries; a 401K plan with company match; medical, dental, disability, and life insurance coverage; tuition reimbursement; paid time off; and 11 paid holidays.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are proud to state that we do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. If you are a person with a disability and you need an accommodation during the application process, please click here to request accommodation. We E-Verify all employees.
The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is comprised of industry-recognized government service firms designated as Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO)-owned and 8(a) certified businesses. The Family of Companies (FOCs) includes Ke`aki Technologies, Laulima Government Solutions, K?pono Government Services, and Kapili Services, Po`okela Solutions, K?kaha Solutions, LLC, and Pololei Solutions, LLC. Alaka`ina Foundation activities under the 501(c)3 principally benefit the youth of Hawaii through charitable efforts which includes providing innovative educational programs that combine leadership, science & technology, and environmental stewardship.
For additional information, please visit www.alakainafoundation.com
Alakaina Foundation Company Overview
The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is comprised of industry-recognized government service firms who are designated as Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO)-Owned and fall into the respective categories of Small Business (SB), 8(a) certified Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), and HUBZone. Certified in 2004 as a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO), the Alaka`ina Foundation is a not-for-profit with ownership interest in the Alaka`ina Family of Companies (FOCs);consistings of Ke`aki Technologies, Laulima Government Solutions, K?pono Government Services, K?pili Services, Po`okela Solutions, K?kaha Solutions, and Pololei Solutions. Our mix of capabilities, NHO procurement advantage, and contract vehicles present a strong tool set to the Federal acquisition community. Our organization that has been long-committed to serving our federal clients’ objectives. We are also driven to give back to our communities through Alaka`ina charitable efforts. The goal of Alaka`ina is to ensure that the young men and women of Hawai`i have the skills and competencies they need to be effective leaders. Alaka`ina is making this a reality by developing innovative educational programs that combine leadership, science and technology, and environmental stewardship. Each member of the Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is profoundly dedicated to the success of our customers as well as that of our charity.