PAE, Inc Engineering Technician III in Patuxent River, Maryland

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Engineering Technician III

Duties, Experience, Skills, Requirements, and Information:

  • All candidates will be required to pass a Drug Screenings

  • Possess a valid driver’s license.

  • Maintain, calibrate, and operate test equipment, including Military radios (URC-200), volt meters, oscilloscopes, Kineto Tracking Mount, and various digital equipment.

  • Setup, calibrate, survey and pretest mission support equipment and participate in test operations.

  • Maintain, repair, inspect, and troubleshoot government-owned equipment and components installed in an operational 53 foot trailer.

  • Plan, Participate and Coordinate test schedule and conduct tests and evaluations on systems, equipment, or components

  • Operate and maintain stationary generator

  • Six years’ experience performing stated or similar tasking is required

  • Should be able to read wiring diagrams and construct specialized cabling based on varying project requirements

  • Mapping, surveying, and GPS coordinate skills desired

  • Basic Electrical/Electronic theory, practice and repair/service experience is a plus

  • Applicant must be a self-starter and be able to use initiative to undertake activities with minimal supervision

  • Must be able to work overtime when needed

  • Must be able to travel for mission support

  • Must be flexible and team oriented

  • Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED - Technical training, trade school, relevant college courses, or armed forces technical training is highly desired

Security Clearance:

  • U S Citizenship required

  • Ability to obtain a US DoD Secret Security clearance, and ability to maintain clearance throughout employment. If the position requires a clearance.

Our benefits and perks include:

  • Tuition and training assistance program

  • Wellness program & Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Paid vacation and sick leave & 10 Paid Holidays

  • Mobile service discount

  • Discounted gym membership

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance

Work Conditions:

Most work performed in enclosed buildings. Work will include sitting, standing, walking, lifting and reaching. This classification’s activities range from, an office-like environment with extensive sitting demands to a flight line-like environment with extensive climbing, standing, stooping, bending, pushing, kneeling, stretching, and walking demands. May occasionally be required to lift objects whose weight exceeds 50 pounds. May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be exposed to fumes, airborne particles, and electrical shock hazards.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.