BAE Systems Equipment Maintenance Technician in Manassas, Virginia

Job Description

This position will report to the BAE Space Systems Technical Operations Manager in Manassas Virginia. The team supports three different focus factories in the facility. First there is the Component Packaging and Test Manufacturing line that produces radiation hardened microprocessors, memory devices and custom ASICs for the space community. There is a new Microwave Module Assembly and Test line which produces microwave assemblies that support Identify Friend or Foe products delivered internally to our Tactical Systems product line. Lastly there is the Circuit Card Assembly line that produces a variety of space grade CCAs and boxes to the space community for commercial, civil and defense users. The team you will join is highly technical and experienced and is a welcoming team environment which will ensure learning and growth.

This position is for an experienced general equipment maintenance technician who will support installation, maintenance and troubleshoot of all equipment utilized in the three electronics manufacturing areas. Experience and familiarity with equipment used for electronics manufacturing a plus.


Performs a variety of highly complex and diversified general maintenance activities.


  1. Installs and maintains a wide variety of pumps, blowers, motors, machine shop and other mechanical equipment.

  2. Erects and secures staging, hoists and rigging in compliance with codes and safety practices.

  3. Fabricates and installs hangers, brackets and other securing devices to secure equipment as necessary. Shims and balances equipment as necessary. Uses welding, cutting and other equipment as required.

  4. Oversees the installation and movement of a variety of light, medium and heavy equipment using special tools and equipment such as staging, hoists and rigging.

  5. Works from blueprints, equipment drawings and schematics, manufacturers' specifications and literature. Plans complex jobs, selects materials and equipment for proper completion.

  6. Ensures that the performance of these activities are well documented.

  7. Collects, sorts and stores hazardous waste material in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.

  8. May be required to clean and service equipment that may contain hazardous substances and to participate in the sorting and accumulation of hazardous waste materials in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.

  9. Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.

Required Skills and Education

Requires a high school or trade school diploma and at least 5 years of general maintenance experience. Experience of familiarity with equipment used in electronics manufacturing.

Preferred Skills and Education

Experience with the following preferred but not necessary:


Vacuum Technology




DoD Contractor Experience



Machine Shop/Machinist

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Equipment Maintenance Technician


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