• Test - Electrical / Electronics

    Posted Date 3 months ago(6/17/2019 9:25 AM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    Employment Type
    Internal Fill Only
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Education:  High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.  Minimum of 2 years of testing of electrical / electronics and associated measurement equipment or equivalent technical training in electronics or electrical systems is required. 



    Must be able to obtain interim clearance within 60 days of hiring date.  Due to the nature of work performed at our facilities, US citizenship is required.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    SUMMARY: Set-up, troubleshoot and test simple and complex electronic devices and systems.  Equipment utilized includes computers, scopes, data recorders, multi-meters and special designed test equipment.


    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (Include the following, but are not limited to)

    • Computer skills: Ability to operate various computer programs related to their position for time recording, access to shop planning and business instructions.  In addition, operation of many specialized programs are required to conduct product test.  Knowledge of MS Windows required.
    • Read, interpret and work to; drawings, schematics, wiring lists and diagrams, work instructions, sketches, travelers, planning, OD’s and verbal directions.
    • Set up work station and related materials, includes set up of complex test equipment, troubleshooting and data logs.


    QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required. 


    Education and/or Experience

    High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.  Minimum of 2 years of testing of electrical / electronics and associated measurement equipment or equivalent technical training in electronics or electrical systems is required. 


    Mathematical Skills

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.  Ability to compute ratios, percent and interpret graphs. 


    Language Skills

    Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively with other employees of the organization. 


    Reasoning Ability

    Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.  Ability to question instructions when they are unclear. 


    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    • Ability to obtain a secret clearance required.
    • Visual acuity and color perception tests.
    • ESD Handling Certification.
    • Crane Operator Training. 

    Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and climb stairs and / or to use hands to finger, handle and feel; reach with hands and arms; climb and balance; and talk and hear for 8 hours a day.  The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds without mechanical assistance.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. 


    Work Environment

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to some variation in work area temperature, moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; and toxic or caustic chemicals.  The employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!


    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


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