CACI International Engineering Technician IV in Portsmouth, Virginia

Job Description

CACI is seeking a Engineering Technician IV to support our program in Norfolk Naval Shipyard, VA.

What You’ll Get to Do:

You will be part of a team maintaining the nation’s largest and most complex national defense assets. As a recognized subject matter expert you will provide engineering services support to the Norfolk Naval Shipyard including Job Summary and E-Spec writing, waterfront problem resolution, ship checks marine drawing development, selected record updates and other technical work document preparation, and storage and retrieval of data.

More About the Role:

  • Provide Technician Assistance in data gathering and analysis.

  • Assist in generating reports, presentations, and other engineering deliverables that meet TPOC requirements and expectations.

  • Conduct track walks to insure the ships diagrams and documentation are in order and assist in obtaining updated documentation where required.

  • Coordinate work with engineers and technicians handling interrelated phases of projects for compatibility with production requirements and timely completion.

  • Assist in the preparation of procedures for conducting tests on various equipment and systems.

  • Determine special equipment required to perform tests and instruments needed to acquire operating data and the extent of testing to be performed based on the amount and type of work accomplished on equipment.

  • Assist in establishing operational parameters such as flow, speed, and pressures, required to demonstrate proper performance and reliability.

  • Assist in preparing specifications for the procurement of special material and services associated with assigned projects, ensuring specifications describe completely the material, operating parameters, and special requirements.

  • Perform technical evaluations for acceptable substitutes for materials, which are not available, based on engineering evaluation of material properties, environmental considerations, service conditions and system operating parameters.

  • Prepare technical working documents such as Job Summaries and Task group Instructions which break down to the shop man hour level providing all phases of the job including site preparation and restoration, fabrication, rip out, modification, reinstallation, material requirements, and testing of equipment and system components.

  • Act as a troubleshooter in the identification and resolution of problems encountered during installation, grooming, or testing phases of waterfront production efforts.

  • Effectively communicate on design engineering projects with personnel from other engineering codes or from other activities when a satisfactory conclusion is dependent upon performance of several cognizant activities.

  • Perform advanced planning preparation of Job Summaries, E-Specifications and other technical work documents including, material identification and ordering, planning, and estimating.

  • The advanced planning position requires knowledge of and experience with the use of ATIS, Advanced Industrial Management (AIM) and Material Requirement (MRQT) data bases.

  • Perform ship checks, calculations, engineering effort to design and develop Ships Installation Drawings (SIDs), onsite Engineering functions, combat system support, the update and correction of selected record drawings, perform calculations and design analysis, update drawing schedules, develop ship check reports, weight and moment data and other technical data and specifications necessary to accomplish a full range of alterations, repairs and improvements to naval ships and technical service.

  • Perform track walks to insure the ships adequate preparation and maintenance of stock records, property data and source documentation; assists ships force in establishing stock control levels and determine point when items requisitioned are required. Insures the ships diagrams and documentation are in order and assist in obtaining updated documentation where required.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Academic Requirements: Graduate of a high school, trade, or industrial school, or correspondence school where, as a minimum, credits were received in all of the following: algebra, plane geometry, trigonometry, drafting, and physics. Completion of 18 semester credits of formal education in an engineering related curriculum above the high school level such as calculus, physics, metallurgy, structures, internal communication (IC) circuits, etc., may be substituted for one year of general work experience.

  • Specialized Experience Requirements: Minimum of fifteen (15) years practical design engineering experience, at a professional level, in responsible engineering duties, including the following which may have been gained concurrently. Minimum of ten (10) years progressive design experience (within last fifteen (15) years) involving design and working plan development for construction, conversion or modernization of U.S. Naval Ships.

  • Prior experience supporting a Naval Shipyard code 200.

  • Working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, Power Point, Access Database Outlook and Microsoft Project.

  • Working knowledge of and experience with the use of ATIS, Advanced Industrial Management (AIM) and Material Requirement (MRQT) data bases.

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

US-Portsmouth-VA-NORFOLK-VIRGINIA BCH

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.