Provides technical support in the areas of analysis, verification, measurement support, and equipment characteristics. Functions independently or as part of a project team to provide assistance in all phases of engineering-related projects. Will be a member of a team providing developmental test services to the USCG Research and Development Center. *****Duties***** Reads blueprints, schematics, and diagrams to determine the method and sequence of assembly of a part, machine, or piece of equipment. Reviews technical manuals to understand equipment operation and controls. Operates equipment and tools to assemble, install, repair, calibrate, and test various mechanical assemblies. Performs appropriate engineering computations, measurements, and analyses in support of technical activities. Performs technical aspects of project work either independently or jointly with engineers. Acquires and reviews technical data from appropriate documentation (e. g. , technical manuals and internal and external reports), automated files, and other internal or external staff. Reviews and interprets many complex sources of equipment characteristics data and performs analysis or manipulation to satisfy the project or database activity needs. Designs and develops engineering sketches, drawings, graphs, slides, and charts for preliminary or final reports or briefings. Assists in the training of less experienced staff. Prepares written inputs to major reports documenting an engineering analysis and authors or co-authors reports, as required. Verbally presents information at project review sessions and in informal interface with customers. Complies with security procedures in the performance of duties. Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned. ______________________________ ______________________________ ____________ Education and Experience Associates degree and five years experience or VOTEC education and eight years experience. In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 10 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data. *****Knowledge, Skills, Abilities***** Must be able to communicate effectively. Must be eligible for SECRET clearance immediately upon employment. ______________________________ ______________________________ _____________
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