Trax International Yuma Proving Ground, AZ 85365
Yuma Proving Ground, AZ
Test Range Operations
Provides support on an as required basis to manually operate various threat environments/components - that are ever evolving and based on what the enemy is employing in theaters of conflict. Operations may include environments/components that are complex electrical systems, static displays, and/or ethnic costuming. Additional assignments may include performing duties as an escort, access control for training or conferences, and cross-utilization to support other sections within TRAX. Operates as part of a team or with direction and guidance from senior technicians. Interfaces with government and external customers using a customer service, customer-focused attitude. Performs all duties with attention to detail and maintains any required paperwork associated with support or routine duties. Performs other duties as required to complete the assigned mission. This position is covered under the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Pay Rate: $18.49/hour
*Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
Job Skills Requirements:
*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+ pounds) waist high.
*Must meet the physical requirements necessary to perform operations outlined, performed, and stated in the SOPs for Field Technician Support Section.
*Must be able speak, write, read, and understand English.
*Must have a well-mannered customer service attitude.
*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 work all shifts, up to 12-hour in length, with varying start times and be able to work overtime, weekends, and holidays - sometimes on short notice.
*Must possess a valid driver's license, without special restrictions.
*Must have dependable transportation and a dependable means of communication.
Additional Desired Qualifications:
*Experience operating military and general support equipment/vehicles, including forklifts, cranes, etc.
*Experience with automated data acquisition systems.
*Knowledge of computers and common Microsoft Office programs - Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
*Ability to think and solve problems with "outside the box" approaches.
*Ability to prioritize and re-prioritize support, sometimes multiple times during an assignment.
*Ability to work in an office environment for extended periods.
Terms of Employment & Eligibility Requirements:
*Must be a U.S. Citizen and not hold multiple citizenships.
*Must possess or be able to obtain a security clearance prior to employment and maintain security clearance for the duration of employment.
*Must be a current TRAX employee or affiliate subcontractor for internal postings.
***Relevance of experience to be determined by hiring manager.
The lists above are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel in this position. TRAX International reserves the right to make changes to this job description whenever necessary.
Closing Date:Open Until Filled
*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.
*Must be able to obtain a security clearance prior to employment and maintain security clearance for the duration of employment.
TRAX Test Services also encompasses affiliate subcontracts. All positions with TRAX can always be transferred to one of the subcontracts.