Peraton Corporation

  • Engineering Technician (SATCOM)

    Job Locations UK
    Posted Date 11 months ago(5/3/2018 2:04 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    We are seeking a Remote Tracking System Technician at an Air Force Satellite Control Network station on Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory, to support our Department of Defense customer.

    Responsible for conducting operations and sustaining the operability of communications-electronics equipment located at an Air Force Satellite Control Network Remote Tracking Station.


    • Performs operations, preventive maintenance inspections (PMI), and maintenance of assigned RF and telecommunications equipment.
    • Perform work center operations, maintenance documentation, and supply/logistics activities as required.
    • Frequently stoop/bend to enter an antenna door space 2ft x 2ft.  Regularly work on a ladder assembly and climb to a height of 60 feet.
    • Regularly lift 50lbs to waist level unassisted; occasionally individual lifting in excess of the 50lbs is required as part of a two person lift for larger items.  Appropriate personal protective equipment will be used.
    • Ability to obtain certifications on all required operations, maintenance and PMI duties.
    • Other tasks as assigned.
    • This position is an unaccompanied overseas assignment



    • High School diploma and Four years’ experience in the operation and maintenance of radar, RG, telemetry, or electronic communications systems
    • Graduation from a military signal corps school, civilian technical school, or equivalent



    • CompTIA Security + certification
    • Experience working in the Air Force Satellite Control Network.
    • Electronic repair experience and space systems experience preferred.
    • Experience supporting government and/or Department of Defense customers.




    This position requires the candidate to have a Secret security clearance.  

    About Peraton

    Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers – with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you’ll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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