Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: April 14, 2019
Peraton is seeking a Facilities Maintenance Technician to join our
team at the White Sands Complex which is located in Las Cruces, NM.
Peraton is the prime contractor on the Space Communications Network
Services (SCNS) contract, supporting the NASA Tracking and Data
Relay Satellite System.
This is a Facilities Electrician position and is subject to working
rotating shifts, weekends and holidays on a rotational basis as a
part of normal shift scheduling. The selected candidate, must meet
all requirements and perform all duties of the Facilities
Electrical Technician as stated below.
- Apply technical knowledge to solve problems that cannot be
solved solely by reference to manufacturer's manuals or similar
- Install, adjust, maintain, and trouble shoot all electrical
items including, but not limited to control/SCADA systems, power
generation and distribution systems and UPS systems.
- Be able to work from electrical schematics and trace circuitry
when schematics are not available.
- Be familiar with National Electrical Codes and OSHA
- Develop a working knowledge of the functions and operations of
the operational equipment, systems and controls at WSC.
- Specify and price equipment and parts to perform assigned
- Perform duties consistent with this classification as assigned
by management with limited supervision and provide technical
guidance to lower level classifications as required.
- This position may perform tasks working as a member of a team
with other classifications providing help and assistance as
- High School diploma (or equivalent).
- Have 2 years of applicable experience in the electrical
construction or maintenance field and related civilian or military
trade school training or equivalent, or a minimum of 5 years of
experience in lieu of a trade school.
- Must possess a New Mexico JE-98 certification or equivalent
from another state. A current license/certification issued by a
military agency can be used as a substitute.
- Must be able to pass an initial and periodic physical
examination, as determined by the physical examination requirements
for the Job Classification, as follows:
- Mobile Aerial Platform operation (MAP)
- Powered Industrial Truck operation (PIT)
- Respirator and other PPE use
- Must be able to lift 35 lbs.
- Must have the manual dexterity and mobility to climb ladders,
scaffolds, antennas, and rooftops.
- This is a union position - you will be required to become a
member of IAM Local Union 2515 and remaining in good standing.
- Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license (state) and
may be required to possess and maintain a valid Commercial Driver's
License for specific task(s). PREFERRED
- Basic computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite, email, and
electronic time recording.
- Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems,
such as Maximo.
- Experience operating and maintaining mobile aerial platforms
and powered industrial trucks
- Experience in general maintenance and construction. SECURITY
This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain and
maintain a secret security clearance. In order to obtain a
clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of
Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security?
Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established
portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work
differently than our peers - with agility, the freedom to innovate,
an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part
of the Peraton team, you'll be part of our movement to build a
great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind
today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to
secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation,
and our way of life.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We
consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age,
national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity,
gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran
status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or
membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local
Keywords: Peraton, Las Cruces , Facilities Electrician, Professions , Las Cruces, New Mexico
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