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THAAD Field Service Representative (FSR)

Akima, LLC
Huntsville, AL 35801
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Akima Logistics Services, provides the full spectrum of logistics services, ranging from performance-based and integrated logistics services (PBL & ILS), sustainment planning, material management, warehousing, and distribution to vehicle and equipment maintenance including legacy aircraft maintenance, sustainment, and transition support. ALS is also a major provider of role-player and foreign language speaking training support at U.S. Army installations across the nation. Our personnel enjoy competitive benefits packages and challenging roles in work environments committed to safety, diversity and opportunity for career growth. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), 100% of our companys profits go back to our 14,300 Iupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challenging environment.

Job Summary:

The successful
candidate will function as a Field Engineer with the THAAD Missile Defense
System and will assist the customer in the operation, maintenance, march-order,
and emplacement of the THAAD Fire Control & Communication (TFCC) Systems
and THAAD Launching Station in accordance with established Interactive
Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs), Technical Manuals (TMs), policies,
procedures, and processes. The candidate will be a member of a support
team and will perform all duties under direct supervision and cross-train to
gain proficiency working with other elements of the THAAD system.

This position
is designated as Mission Essential with a requirement for worldwide
deployments, and will require deployment training, military exercise
participation, and other related training for the area of operations. The
candidate will support military movement to a potentially hazardous zone, support
any and all lead up events working overtime and nonstandard shifts, as


  • Provide
    field and sustainment level maintenance support to USG THAAD Fire Units.
  • Support
    the customer in managing and monitoring the maintenance and sustainment
    program to include scheduling services, system upgrades, and
  • Perform
    all maintenance actions and failure troubleshooting that are above the
    level of the Enhanced Operator/Maintainers (EOM) to include but not
    limited to: software, hardware, interconnecting cabling, electrical
    system, and networks.
  • Create,
    update, and complete Maintenance Actions within allotted time and verify
    completeness and accuracy of maintenance reports.
  • Demonstrate
    proficiency in reading and comprehending electrical and mechanical
  • Identify
    issues, develop, and submit investigation reports to assist program
    engineers with design changes.
  • Maintain
    and sustain THAAD Training Devices and related software.
  • Handle
    and inspect electrostatic sensitive devices.
  • Support
    the customer's training programs through collaboration with our program
    partners to ensure highly trained and competent service members.
  • Understand
    the customer's expectations and perceptions in order to provide the best
    support possible; focusing on mission, values, and goals.
  • Establish
    trust and confidence by creating and maintaining open, candid lines of
    communication with the customer and partner companies & agencies.
  • Perform
    all duties under minimal supervision and cross train to gain proficiency
    working with all elements of the THAAD system.
  • Duties are performed on location withthe USG THAAD Fire Units.


  • Associates degree from an accredited college/university in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with at least four (4) years of experience.
  • Knowledge of the professional discipline, typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience, and has a general understanding of industry practices and standards.
  • Must possess and maintain a SECRET clearance.
  • Must possess and maintain a Class A Commercial Drivers License (CDL) within six (6) months of hire.
  • Must possess and maintain a CompTIA Security+ certification within six (6) months of hire.
  • Must meet deployment standards as set forth in, but not limited to, DoD Instruction 3020.41, Operational Contract Support.
  • Must possess a valid U.S. Passport with no restrictions on travel.
  • Knowledge of Physical Security standards and practices (AR 190-13), and COMSEC & CCI handling and utilization.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Windows Operating Systems and the Microsoft Office Suite.

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website.

Please do not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the status of your job application.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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