Test Equipment Calibration Technician - 30155 in Chantilly, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Chantilly, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description



This position supports an intelligence community customer storage site with a staff of between 20 - 30 made up of both government employees and contractors.  The site receives equipment from contractors, conducts test and inspection activities on new equipment, on equipment being prepared for issue and on equipment returned after use.  Other technical staff build equipment components that support unique equipment configuration requirements.

Test, adjust and maintain dimensional, electrical, mechanical and optical equipment.  Troubleshoot equipment failures and repair components.  Compile calibration reports and issue calibration certificates

Travels to customer sites worldwide to perform these duties on site. 

Perform other related duties as assigned.

  • Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering Electrical Engineering Technology, or Metrology.
  • Certification as a Calibration Technician from American Society for Quality
  • 3-5 years’ experience in calibrating electronic test equipment
  • 3-5 years’ experience in electronic test equipment repair
  • 3 years’ experience in metrology fundamentals
  • 1 year experience with specific customer standard equipment, which includes:
    • Distribution Amplifier
    • Spectrum Analyzer
    • Microwave Frequency Counter
    • Multimeters
    • Transmitter Power Meter
    • Power Supplies (AC & DC)
    • Signal Generators
    • Noise Figure Analyzer
    • Waveform Generator
    • System Electrical Load
    • Audio Analyzer
    • Vector Signal Analyzer
    • Modulation Analyzer
    • PNA Network Analyzer
    • Digitizing Oscilloscope
  • Meticulous, accurate to conduct precise calculations.
  • Basic computer and electronics skills, knowledgeable in algebra, trigonometry and measurement sciences.
  • TS Clearance with current or recent access to SCI and FS polygraph is required.



Security Clearance

  TS/SCI with Poly

Diversity Statement

  Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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