Lockheed Martin Mechanical System Field Service Representative (FSR) in Melbourne, Florida
The Persistent Surveillance Systems-Tethered (PSS-T) Platform Field Service Representative (FSR) function is part of a specialized team providing critical support of PSS-T flight operations. The Platform FSR conducts troubleshooting of electronic equipment and operational issues as well as specialized maintenance activities at all sites and hubs. The Platform FSR recommends actions and solutions and acts as the PSS-T local on-site specialist of the aerostat and mooring systems and performs other duties as assigned.
The physical demands of this position and the operational requirements of the equipment can be substantial. Position often requires working in extreme temperatures; at heights greater than 15 feet; lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds; and working in confined spaces while wearing required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Prior to travel into theater, individuals must attend the U.S. Army CONUS Replacement Center (CRC) and successfully complete customer required pre-deployment physical and dental exams (USCENTCOM MOD 12 w/Tab A) (final medical deployment eligibility determination lies with the clinician providers assigned to the deployment center).
This assignment supports rotations in the United States as well as Southwest Asia. Individual will perform duties while living in austere environments. Work shifts and hours will be determined by mission requirements. Management reserves the right to transfer employees between work locations CONUS and OCONUS as needed to meet mission requirements.
Total compensation may vary upon rotation assignment.
Basic Qualifications Possesses expert system and/or component knowledge. Must have a minimum of 18 months hands-on aerostat operations and maintenance (O&M) experience.
Experience leading inflation/deflation of aerostats. Experience with aerostat tether termination. Experience supervising aerostat launch, recovery and flight of the aerostat and its related systems. Experience in tear down and setup of aerostat operational sites.
Proficiency in the following areas of aerostat operations and troubleshooting: • Flight • Weather • Pressurization • Rigging • Helium loading
O&M knowledge of acoustic and seismic ground sensors. Knowledgeable of aerostat repair techniques. Knowledgeable of record keeping requirements. Familiar with Electrostatic Discharge (ESD).
O&M of mechanical equipment to include one or more of the following: • Industrial generator sets • Power distribution layout • Grounding of systems • High lift vehicles • Forklifts • Winch systems • Tether/cable handling systems • Power switch gear • HVAC • Cranes
O&M of electro-mechanical equipment. O&M experience with hydraulic systems to include one or more of the following: • Hydraulic/servo valves • Hydraulic actuators and control systems
Ability to operate and interpret test measurement and diagnostics equipment (TMDE). Ability to read and interpret electronic schematics and wiring diagrams. Proficient in computer/software operations to include, but not limited to the MS Office Suite and all common Windows OS. Effective oral and written communication skills. Current or active DoD Secret clearance is required. Ability to pass a pre-deployment physical exam and dental exam.
Desired skills Experience with compressed gas systems. Experience with AC/DC electrical systems maintenance and repair. Experience/certifications (IPC/MILSTD) in lead soldering techniques. Working knowledge of Ethernet and IP-based data transport and computer systems. Familiarity with military operations, acronyms, and military chain of command.
Ability to read and interpret electronic schematics and wiring diagrams. O&M of electronic equipment to include one or more of the following: • Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) • EO/IR gimbaled camera systems • RF telemetry systems and payload communications • Fiber optic transmission systems (analysis, splicing, termination, testing) • Electrical and electronic serial data cable terminations
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Job Location(s): Melbourne Florida