Eletrical Technician with Security Clearance

San Diego, California
Feb 24, 2024
Mar 04, 2024
Safety / Security
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
McLaughlin Research Corporation is a full life cycle engineering and technical services company, partnering with our customers to support a wide range of Department of Defense weapon, combat, and sensor system programs. The Engineering Technician performs assignments that are not completely standardized or prescribed, selects or adapts standard procedures or equipment, using fully applicable precedents, receives initial instructions, equipment requirements, and advice from supervisor or engineer as needed, performs recurring work independently. Work is reviewed for technical adequacy or conformity with instructions. This technician performs at this level one or a combination of such typical duties as: Constructing components, subunits, or simple models or adapts standard equipment; may troubleshoot and correct malfunctions; Following specific layout and scientific diagrams to construct and package simple devices and subunits of equipment. Conducting various tests or experiments which may require minor modifications in test setups or procedures as well as subjective judgments in measurement, selecting, preparing, and operating standard test equipment and records test data; Extracting and compiling a variety of engineering data from field notes, manuals, lab reports, etc., processing data, identifying errors or inconsistencies, selecting methods of data presentation. Assisting in design modification by compiling data related to design, specifications, and materials that are pertinent to specific items of equipment or component parts; developing information concerning previous operational failures and modifications and using judgment and initiative to recognize inconsistencies or gaps in data and seek sources to clarify information. Job Requirements: Eligibility to obtain a Secret Clearance Preferred Qualifications: Electrical and Amphibious Ship Controls experience including: Cabling Power and Lighting Circuits and Distribution Hi and Low voltage AC and DC Marine electrical systems
Automatic Bus Transfer (ABT) switches
SSDG and MPDE Controls
Generators (gas turbine, steam turbine, diesel)
Electrical/digital/hydraulic governor control systems
Synchronizer controls
400 Hz converters
Degaussing systems
Propulsion generators, motors, auxiliary propulsion motors, hybrid electric drive systems
Battery chargers, power supplies, line voltage regulators, UPS and batteries
Switch gear
Motor generator sets
Machinery control systems on DDG1000, LPD17 and LSD47
Ballast/deballast control systems on LPD17, LSD47, LHD1 and LHD8
All associated system controllers that require electrical monitoring Accomplish infrared (IR) surveys per the IR guidebook and MIP 3000 to identify over heating condition of wirings and connections within switchboards, motor controllers and other electrical equipment. Desired training, licenses and certifications: IR Survey Level 1 Technician IR Survey Level 2 Technician Marine Electric Propulsion/High Voltage Electrical Safety training by MEBA McLaughlin Research Corporation offers a competitive benefit plan to employees and their eligible family members that includes health, dental, vision, life, and disability plans, paid holidays, accrued leave, accrued vacation, 401K, profit sharing, as well as, any other state or federally required benefits.