NATSC Mechanical Engineer III
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Navy Array Technical Support Center (NATSC) is the depot-level repair activity for US Navy surface ship and submarine towed sonar arrays. It is a Government Owned-Contractor Operated (GOCO) facility located at the Navy Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport, and Naval Station Newport, in Newport RI. Along with the depot the Government provides a warehouse/staging facility for material packaging, shipping, receipt, inspection, and storage. The successful candidate will be the Contractor Mechanical Engineer SR for the NATSC towed array depot. As such they will:
Conduct engineering investigations, as assigned, to resolve issues reported via NATSC Trouble Reports using industry best practices. Include calculations (weights, measures and dimensions, stresses, specific gravity, volts/amps/ohms) as appropriate.
Provide a report of investigation findings including investigation and test methodologies used, tests accomplished, ideas considered and recommendation(s) made. If recommendations include building something, include a diagram and list of materials.
Conduct/assist with investigations related to material and equipment obsolescence issues and determine suitable replacements.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree. Considered career, or journey, level.
• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline
• At least one year of prior NATSC engineering experience.
• Able to obtain/maintain DOD security clearance at the Secret level.
• Able to generate reports and presentations using Microsoft Office Suite
• Thorough knowledge of current surface and submarine towed sonar arrays/modules and their testing and repair procedures.
• Experience with the layout and operation of NATSC capital equipment used for towed array module repair and testing.
• Familiar with use of the NATSC Depot Application (NDA) and MasterControl Document Control Software
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