Foreign Materiel Technician
Suitland, MD 
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Posted 27 days ago
Job Description
Foreign Materiel Technician
Job ID 2021-4222
# of Openings 1
Job Location US-MD-Suitland
Category Other
Position Overview

Practitioners of National Security are vital to the defense of our nation. ZENETEX takes pride in providing experts who bring specialized skills, techniques, and experience to help solve the toughest issues facing the Intelligence Community. Our skilled workforce supports all phases of the Tasking, Collection, Processing, Exploitation, and Dissemination (TCPED) cycle. We are always looking for Intelligence experts to help solve our customer's needs. We have an immediate opportunity for a Foreign Materiel Technician to support with a background in materials handling. This position will be based at our customer site in Suitland, MD.

Description

As a Foreign Materiel Technician/ Laboratory Support Technician, you will provide material support in the research and analysis of foreign systems in support of US Navy efforts to develop and validate weapon design, countermeasures, and tactics. Specific responsibilities will include:

* Prepare and analyze material samples for identification and/or characterization
* Provide support to operation, maintenance, and calibration of material and diagnostic equipment to include: scanning electron microscopy, energy dispersive spectrometer, optical microscopy, gas meters, HAZMAT ID/FTIR, radiation detection instruments, and other lab/material handling equipment.
* Support technical examinations to disassemble and identify components and perform associated material analysis.
* Support material handling equipment (overhead crane, forklift, pallet jack, and stock picker) maintenance, repair, and inspections

Qualifications

* Two (2) years of laboratory experience
* Knowledge of, and certification on, equipment supported (scanning electron microscopy, energy dispersive spectrometer, optical microscopy, gas meters, HAZMAT ID/FTIR, radiation detection instruments, and other lab/material handling equipment)

Required Certifications (prior to starting)

* Overhead crane (overhead category 2 / cab operated category 3)
* Forklift (classes 1 /4 / 5)
* Pallet jack (class 3)
* Stock picker (class 2)

Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

Security Clearance

This position will require U.S. citizenship and an active DoD Top Secret security clearance with access to Sensitive Compartment Information (TS/SCI) material. We are unable to consider applicants who do not hold this level of clearance. Due to SAP requirements, a CI polygraph may be required for access to specific Information Technology (IT) systems or information.

ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2 years
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