Material Shop Expert- Graphics - 30153 in Chantilly, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    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.

Expert in graphics to meet customer requirements for type of material, shape, size, color and finish/sheen, etc.  Capable of creating graphics  from pictures and/or drawings with dimensions, or from exemplars, with specific additional characteristics/requirements described by the customer or associated with the customer’s specific requirements.  Also capable of creating a design for the customer’s approval and turning that design into finished graphics.

Recommends specific material and attachment methodology to be used to meet customer requirements, including selection of appropriate adhesives. 

Capable of doing production work for most or all requirements using various techniques and equipment.  Advises customer on additional equipment/materials required to meet single or emerging requirements.

Must have a wide familiarity and relationships with local firms who can accomplish unusual tasks with equipment, processes or skills not available at the customer site when the customer allows specific work to be accomplished outside their facilities.

Apply graphics to custom surfaces.  Works closely with other material shop experts to insure proper bond between graphics and underlying surface.

  • Associates Degree in technology to support this work required, or equivalent formal training.
  • Must have 10-15 years’ experience across all the tasks required for this position- forming, finishing
  • 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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