RGNext company profile

Radar Operator

Job Location:

Ascension Island - RAF, Saint Helena, United Kingdom

Job Description:

RGNext employees serve on the forefront of our nation’s access to space. We offer our team of experienced, professional employees, an environment of challenging, stimulating and personally and professionally rewarding career opportunities. Together, we open Portals to Space!

Job Description: Requires basic understanding of test, diagnostic, and measurement equipment to include: RF test equipment, Spectrum Analyzers, Signal Generators, RF Power Meters, and Network Analyzers.

Essential Functions:

•Operates instrumentation, communication and test equipment
•Analyzes radar tracking equipment and system problems to resolution and recommends revisions or adjusts and implements actions as approved
•Maintains objective quality evidence, configuration documentation, property, logistics, supply, security, facility and classified accounts as required
•Identifies systemic problems and trends, recommends improvements and implements actions as approved
•Prepares daily, weekly, monthly and annual reports as required
•Assists in modifications, sustainment, depot-level actions and systems checks/calibrations
•Tracks, collects and maintains data associated with customer and calibration requirements
•Trains less experienced personnel on all areas of site operations and documentation
•Perform other duties as assigned

Work Environment:
•Frequently move, transport, install and position equipment weighing up to 50 pounds
•Frequently ascend/descend, and traverses, work areas at heights of approximately 20 feet or more
•Work irregular shifts, weekends, holidays and short notice overtime
•Establish and maintain effective working relations with employees and the public
•Must be able to interface with all levels of personnel in a multi-cultural, team-oriented environment
•This position is remote overseas assignment on the Eastern Range in Communications on Ascension Island, South Atlantic Ocean, in support of daily, special test and launch operations with no family accommodations


What We Offer:
•Everyday Wellness: Access to on-base fitness centers, golf courses, pools, bowling Alleys, beach access and restaurants.
•Financial Opportunities: 401k savings program with company match and vesting on day one, retail and merchant employee discount programs, life insurance, business travel insurance and more.
•Work/Life Balance: Tuition reimbursement programs and flexible schedules.
•Equal Opportunity: Commitment to diversity and strategic partnerships.



Note: This job description describes the general nature of the duties and requirements of the job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list or to limit the supervisor's ability to modify work assignments as appropriate.



RGNext is committed to recruiting, hiring, and fostering the most qualified employees. RGNext provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual’s protected status: race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected status, and to base all such employment decisions upon the individual's qualifications and ability to perform the work assigned.



RGNext Corporate Responsibility

Job Requirements:

Required Skills

•Good personal computer and business solutions software skills (e.g. Microsoft Office)
•Good organizational skills (e.g. time management, administrative)

Required Experience

•Two or more years of large scale instrumentation operations or maintenance experience desired
•Some Knowledge of working with standard electronics test equipment such as Oscilloscopes, Frequency Counters, Pulse Generators, and analog/digital meters
•Some experience working with property control, logistics and quality standards
•CompTIA Security + certification or equivalent or DoD 8570 IA certification desired. If not certified at the time of hire, certification must be granted within 6 months.
•The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project requirements.
•Must be able to obtain and maintain DoD Top Secret Security clearance, which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization
•Valid U.S. driver’s license
•U.S. passport required

Work Environment:
•Frequently move, transport, install and position equipment weighing up to 50 pounds
•Frequently ascend/descend, and traverses, work areas at heights of approximately 20 feet or more
•Work irregular shifts, weekends, holidays and short notice overtime
•Establish and maintain effective working relations with employees and the public
•Must be able to interface with all levels of personnel in a multi-cultural, team-oriented environment
•This position is remote overseas assignment on the Eastern Range in Communications on Ascension Island, South Atlantic Ocean, in support of daily, special test and launch operations with no family accommodations

How To Apply:

Please apply online at the company career site, https://www.rgnext.com. To review all available openings visit our online Employment Listings

Contact Information:

Contact: Mary Maves
Human Resources Business Partner
RGNext
Email: Mary Maves
Website: https://www.rgnext.com

Posted:

November 30, 2017
UID: 713-217

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