TOW System Tech (Overseas)

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Missile System Repair Technician supervises or performs field and sustainment level maintenance on the Bradley Fighting Vehicle TOW2 (Tube-launched, optically tracked, wire-guided) Subsystem (T2SS), and the Improved Target Acquisition System.

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:
• Perform quality control measures. Inspect, test, and adjust components to specific tolerances. Determine shortcomings and malfunctions in electronic, electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, optical, and electromechanical assemblies, sub-assemblies, modules and circuit elements, with common and system special design test equipment.
• Repair unserviceable items by removing and replacing defective components and parts. Repair unserviceable optical and infrared components by aligning, adjusting, removing and replacing defective modules and assemblies. Determine serviceability and disposition of defective assemblies, subassemblies, and parts. Perform maintenance adjustments and repairs on job related tools and equipment.
• Prepare maintenance and supply forms and reports. Serve on inspection and maintenance teams.
• Employs digital switching theory, logic, computer fundamentals and infrared fundamentals applicable to the Army’s missile systems and associated equipment.
• Monitors unit status reporting requirements for tactical missile units and associated support elements. Supervises maintenance and repair of organic tools, test sets, and associated training equipment.
• Ensures quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) procedures are followed, to include calibration. Applies theory and fundamentals of solid-state devices and optics employed in guidance and sighting systems.
• Directs test procedures, diagnostic system analysis and troubleshooting techniques. Directs and assists personnel in solving complex problems of diagnosis, and modification of automated test equipment used in support of missile systems.
• Develops, coordinates, updates, and applies internal administration procedures to requisition, receive, issue, and store repair parts, tools, publications, and supplies.
• Appropriates shop supply and maintenance related items. Advises commanders on technical aspects of missile systems maintenance, support testing, and supply.
• Performs other duties as required.

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:
Excellent computer, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required. Computer skills include a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Requires working knowledge of maintenance and testing of digital and analog equipment as well as knowledge and skill in computer systems. Fire Control tool box, TM’s, Multi-meter and DSESTS and special tools need for to accomplish the task.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
Work is generally conducted in a shop environment; however, duties may involve the conduct of work in the out-of-doors area with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions.

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:
Work will require lifting up to 50 lbs, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents. Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas. Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices. Must comply with OSHA, EPA, Fire Regulations and published company work rules.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Education/Certifications:
High School graduate or equivalent.

Experience:
Minimum of 4 years experience in related field. Qualified MOS’s of 27E or 94A Land Combat Electronic Missile System Repairer.

Pending

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