We are looking for a candidate willing to learn basic engineering technician skills in a position that could be the cornerstone of your advancement within the company. The selected applicant will fabricate multiple components, wire harnesses, cables, prototypes, and subassemblies from raw material in accordance with work instructions and engineering drawings, working with a team of senior technicians applying industry standard practices and techniques in component and cable assembly based on the training received by the company. Other tasking may include assisting other groups of similar tasking both mechanical, electrical, and minor component repair. Must be willing to travel 5% of the time to assist with shipboard/shore-based system installations and test events, including exerting large amounts of energy for climbing ladders, transporting, lifting and carrying heavy objects.
This position is located in scenic and historic Southern Maryland in St. Mary's County, near to the Patuxent River Naval Air Station.
There is no monetary relocation assistance budgeted for this position. Applicants must be currently residing in or state willingness to relocate self to St. Mary's County, Maryland or surrounding areas.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to obtain and maintain the required security clearance
Ability to pass BAE Systems solder and cable fabrication training class
Some experience demonstrating mechanical aptitude
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Basic electronics skills
Active security clearance
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
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.
Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.
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.
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