System Maintenance Technician MK41 Vertical Launch System Job
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Chula Vista, CA 91911, US
Manufacturing & Maintenance
Job Description Are you in search of a job with a organization that supports those who protect us? BAE Systems Combat Mission Systems team maybe the answer. Our San Diego Combat Missions Systems facility has openings for our Mk-41 Vertical Launch Technicians.
The selected candidate will lead technical teams in the performance of:
Assembling, installing, testing, maintaining, and repairing products and ensures products are in compliance with customer requirements.
System Testing: Troubleshooting technical issues to the component level, such as subsystem failures, mechanical and servo system misalignments.
System Inspector: Performs pre-overhaul system inspections and prepares detailed reports outlining discrepancies and recommended corrective actions.
Project Lead: Maintains a safe work environment, ensures compliance with safety objectives, ensures compliance with hazardous material objectives and resolves work site health issues.Required Education, Experience, & Skills Vocational/Technical training beyond high school.
Within the last ten (10) years must have the following:
A minimum of four (7) years full-time hands-on technical experience in the assessment, maintenance, installation, test, or repair of MK 41 Vertical Launching System (VLS)
Must possess and submit proof of a current Vertical Launch Systems MK 41 VLS Maintenance Technician (SMT) certification (Navy Enlisted Classification code 0981) obtained in accordance with NAVSEA Standing Instruction 86-2B. The SMT certificate, white card, must be current.
Secret Security Clearance or ability to qualify.Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills Team Leader: Provide work direction to field service teams or multiple teams on multiple tasks.
Trainer: Provides necessary training to ensure internal and external requirements are met.
Estimating: Plan, estimate, and schedule required personnel and equipment for field service projects.
Team Management: Manage projects to cost schedule, quality and safety standards.
Customer Relations: Resolve field service issues such as scheduling conflicts and funding concerns with supervisors.
Communicator: Makes formal presentations to various MK 41 teams on issues such as job performance metrics, schedules, and job safety.
Data Base Management: Maintain configuration control databases and responsible for all logistics functions for assigned field service projects.About BAE Systems Platforms & Services BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair…just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
Who We Are
You're used to protecting what matters most.
Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.
We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.
We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.
See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.
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This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.
Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.
Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom