- Wallops Island, VA
BAE Systems is seeking a part-time temporary licensed/certified Welder experienced in the installation and maintenance of equipment foundations, brackets and fasteners, and antennas mounted on a mast or tower. The work is performed at the Surface Combat Systems Center (SCSC) in Wallops Island, VA. The SCSC is located on a barrier island on the Eastern Shore of Virginia and is a tenant of the NASA's Wallops Flight Facility. SCSC provides live combat systems suites with platform specific radars and sensors and supports the following functions: combat system lifetime support engineering, platform certification, operational and technical evaluation, combat system training, interoperability testing and participates in at-sea exercises. SCSC provides a high-fidelity representative combat system of every ship in the AEGIS, Ship Self Defense System (SSDS) fleet today and those planned in the future.
This position is controlled by the Service Contract Act (SCA) and is classified as non-exempt under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
Required Skills and Education
Minimum education and years of related work experience: High School Diploma/GED and at least 5 years demonstrated experience in the trade of welding and required license/certifications to perform welder functions in the state of Virginia. Demonstrated experience related to installation and maintenance of equipment foundations, brackets and fasteners, and antennas mounted on a mast or tower . Must be certified by American Welding Society, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, or other similar group.
Security clearance requirement: Eligible to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance (U.S. Citizenship required). Selected candidate will receive a contingent offer and start date will be delayed until an interim Secret clearance is granted.
Preferred Skills and Education
Highly desired, but not required:
Active DoD Secret security clearance
Experience with naval combat system equipment foundations and mast-mounted antennas aboard naval ships or land-based test sites
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, 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. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.
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