On-Call Field Support Technician

TRAX Internation Yuma Proving Ground, AZ

About the Job

On-Call Field Support Technician Job Code:2018:0402-019 Location:Yuma Proving Ground, AZ FT/PT Status:Part Time Business Sector:Test Range Operations Job Description This position supports multiple field tests and non-test support requirements for all TRAX Test Services functional areas. Duties include general physical labor such as light ground excavation, lifting, and equipment/material placement, operating hand and power tools, providing access control, escort and general test support. This position requires attention to detail and the ability to follow instruction as given. We are looking for individuals interested in working a "non-standard" work week (i.e., weekends, holidays, and nights). May work 1-2 weeks with long hours and/or overtime and then have several weeks off between next support requirements. This is a great “foot in the door” opportunity with potential to become a full time YPG employee. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications Pay Rate: $16.30-$18.97/hour, DOEShifts/Hours: Vary with mission requirement.Mandatory Qualifications:• Must be a U.S. Citizen and not hold multiple citizenships.• Must be able to speak and understand Japanese.• Must be able to start working by June 1, 2018.• Must be able to work all shifts, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed, sometimes on short notice, to support test missions.• Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.• Must possess a valid driver's license, without special restrictions.• Must be able speak, write, read, and understand English.• Must be willing to cross-train in other areas.• Must use “down-time” effectively to the benefit of test, self, and company.• Must be punctual, responsible, and dependable.• Must demonstrate motivation, initiative, and reliability. • Must be adaptable, flexible, and able to adjust to new or changing instructions.• Must have a demonstrated ability to follow instructions and company policy. • Must be able to deliver quality products to the customer and be responsive to their needs. • Must be safety and security conscious, complying with rules and policies.• Must be able to work both as part of a team and independently.• Must be able to maintain a security clearance for the duration of employment.• Must be able to use two-way radios for communications.• Must be able to work up to 12-hour shifts with varying start times and be able to work weekends and holidays.• Must be able to demonstrate a well-mannered customer service attitude.• Must be reliable (i.e., minimal tardiness and absenteeism).• Must have access to the internet (due to web based scheduling).• Must have dependable transportation.• Must have dependable means of communication.Physical Qualifications:• Must pass a pre-employment drug screening and physical and periodic retests.• Must be able to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for work tasks assigned.• Must be capable of working in extreme weather conditions including summer temperatures peaking around 120 degrees Fahrenheit.• Must be able to lift moderately heavy objects (35 - 50 pounds).• Must be able to work long and varied hours in extreme weather conditions.Desired Qualifications:• Prior Military service.• Operation of military and general support equipment/vehicles to include forklifts, cranes, etc.• Experience with automated data acquisition systems.• Knowledge of computers and common office applications (Word, Excel, etc.).• Currently hold a DOD SECRET security clearance or have had held a SECRET security clearance within the last two years prior to employment.Closing Date: Open until filled. Other Job Information (if applicable) •TRAX International, Test Services Division, participates in E-Verify.•TRAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.•TRAX Test Services promotes a drug/alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing, as per applicable State Laws.•TRAX Test Services also encompasses three subcontracts to include: VETS, Westech, and Spiral. All positions with TRAX can always be transferred to one of the three subcontracts.