Leidos Shipboard Installer in CHESAPEAKE, Virginia


Job Summary:

The ILC Group at Leidos currently has an opening for an Shipboard Installer to work in our Chesapeake, VA office. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the ILC mission. In this mission we conduct maintenance, modernization, and installation of ASW sonar systems in support of our customer.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct MCT/MCP Testing to include opening, closing, documenting and testing unsupervised, and assume full accountability for these tasks.

  2. Cable Testing to include conducting cable continuity and megger testing required by the job without supervision.

  3. Cable Cutting to include proper cable cutting and end preparation methods without supervision based on the specifications outlined in the installation drawings.

  4. Cable/Cableway Installation including all types of cable and cableway installations required by the job without supervision.

  5. Planning acumen to support system and installation necessary to plan out cable runs and other installation tasks.

  6. Through system and installation knowledge and ability to read/interpret red line drawings associated with electrical systems.

  7. Conduct WAF / TUMS / Lockout/Tag-out Enforcement

  8. Observe and adhere to all safety regulations and procedures applicable to installation work.

  9. Mentor team members on safety and ensure all team members comply with applicable safety regulations and procedures IAW the SOW (Statement of Work), NAVSEA Standard Items, ESH Plans and Procedures provided by the program and the local shipyard or navy facility.

**External referral eligible.


Basic Qualifications:

The installation assistant “must have” MINIMUM requirements to be considered for the position and ensure minimum qualifications fall within the minimum Leidos job code requirements.

Direct experience conducting field installation projects.

Ability to lift 50 pounds.

Ability to climb ladders.

Ability to obtain a secret security clearance.

Typically requires high school diploma or equivalent and 1 – 3 years of prior relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Valid driver’s license

Valid Passport

Connector Fabricator Qualified (Copper and or Fiber)

Leidos Overview:

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.