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Raytheon Technologies Major Item Repairman ( MIR) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Job Description:

The Patriot Major Item Repairman (MIR) supports the Saudi Patriot System Integration and Checkout (SICO) Program. The MIR will provide in depth system knowledge and field experience related to the theory of operation and troubleshooting skills required to resolve complex Patriot missile system Major End Items (MEI) electronic and mechanical problems, and assisting in testing, check-out, repair and maintenance of all Patriot MEIs, in addition, provide advice and demonstrate methods for diagnosis. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to assisting in isolating hardware and software problems, assistance with fault isolation/diagnostic procedures, and on-the-job and informal training as required for maintenance technicians.

The MIR installs authorized third echelon modifications and provides day-to-day execution and oversight of the refurbishment and modification processes as well as demonstrate the ability to perform depot level diagnostic, fault isolation, cleanup and repair capability for PATRIOT Weapon System MEIs. The MIR must affect all electronic repairs on location with detailed system knowledge, the ability to use all of the hardware and software tools currently available to Organizational and Intermediate Maintenance. The MIR also monitors work performed by subordinates to insure it meets or exceeds established quality standards. Perform other duties and activities as directed. The MIR reports to the Senior MIR. Must be able to work in harsh climates and be able to lift 50 lbs. This position is for a short term international assignment in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in the city of Jeddah. The KSA Government requires that all individuals residing in, and entering its borders to be completely COVID-19 vaccinated.

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated 4 years of field maintenance experience troubleshooting, fault isolation, repair, and functional verifications of the Patriot Air Defense system or similar electronic systems using maintenance diagnostics, unit self-tests, BITE, tools and available test equipment

  • Demonstrated experience in the operation, sustainment and operations of the Patriot Missile System Radar equipment

  • Trained and Knowledgeable in the operation, sustainment and troubleshooting procedures, of the Patriot System

  • Knowledge with the operational/analytical software used on the Patriot System

  • Experienced in using Engagement Control Station (ECS) troubleshooting software aids Status Monitor, Switch 9, System Exerciser and Radar Action Cycler, in order to distinguish between digital and analog problems

  • Demonstrated experience with Department of the Army Modification Work Order (DAMWO) installations, to include integration and checkout

  • Successful completion of a Patriot System Intermediate Maintenance Course for MOS 27X/34S/94S/916A/918D/140E or an equivalent course of instruction on Patriot system conducted by the military or the system contractor

  • Must be able to obtain a Saudi Arabia work Visa

  • Must have active Secret security clearance

    Desired Skills:

  • Above qualifications plus five (5) years Patriot Depot Forward maintenance experience

  • Demonstrated experience with Raytheon Quality Control procedures

  • Demonstrated experience of the Patriot refurbishment, modification, and system integration and check out (SICO) process

  • Demonstrated experience with Contractor Logistics Support

  • Demonstrated comprehensive planning skills

  • Exceptional judgment and decision-making skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills with special focus on achieving active participation of appropriate individuals across the business

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Project

  • Demonstrated experience with training of team members

  • Previous experience in International Patriot FMS Programs

  • Experience living and working in an overseas location

    Required Education (including Major):

  • Requires advanced knowledge of job area. Typically requires a related University Degree or 5 yrs equivalent experience.

  • Graduate of the US Army 94S or 140E course or equivalent

  • As vaccine requirements in both the U.S. and overseas continue to evolve, there may be future country, customer, or other mandates requiring employees to be vaccinated. Therefore, it is possible that in the future this position may require that the successful candidate be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Since vaccine availability varies around the world, vaccine brands/origins also vary by country, and there is no guarantee of eligibility to receive the vaccine in the host country once deployed, it is recommended that the successful candidate get vaccinated prior to deployment.