SATCOM TECHNICIAN

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Peraton is the world’s leading mission capability integrator

Ready to make an impact?  Peraton is an industry leader providing innovative solutions for space, critical Intelligence Community missions, and offensive and defensive cyber operations.  Join our team as a SATCOM Technician at an Air Force Satellite Control Network station in Thule Air Base, Greenland to support our Department of Defense customer. 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct operations and sustain the operability of communications-electronics equipment located at an Air Force Satellite Control Network Remote Tracking Station.
  • Perform 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.
  • Complete training and obtain required certifications on all operations, maintenance and PMI duties

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma/ GED with four (4) years’ experience in the operation and maintenance of radar, RG, telemetry, or electronic communications systemsA graduate from a military signal corps school, civilian technical school, or equivalent, can be used to substitute for lack of relevant experience.
  • Have a valid/current US Tourist Passport.
  • An Active SECRET clearance

Desired Qualifications

  • SATCOM Experience is highly desired.
  • A 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
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills

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