SAIC Engineering Technician-Cannon AFB, NM Job in Cannon Afb, New Mexico

Engineering Technician-Cannon AFB, NM (Job Number:435743)


Job Description:

  • The Systems Engineering and Integration Division of SAIC Crane has an opening for a Field Service Technician.

  • The position is located at the Cannon AFB, New Mexico.

  • This position requires an individual who will provide technical support for the 30mm and 105mm weapons systems in the areas of field service, troubleshooting, maintenance, and training support to the Air Force squadron at Cannon AFB.

  • Individual will provide onsite technical support for weapons and associated equipment used by the squadron.

  • They will act as the liaison between the squadron and the Small Arms Branch at NSWC Crane, for any technical issues related to the 30mm and 105mm weapons systems.

  • Experience with Military weapons systems and maintenance practices will be beneficial.




  • Dexterity in fingers of both hands, pickup and carry 70 lbs. for distance of 50 feet.

  • Potential for exposure to temperature extremes in performance of duties.


  • High School Diploma and 6+ years of related experience.

  • Individual will possess a minimum of three (3) years of preventive/corrective weapons maintenance experience and a minimum of two (2) years’ experience with ammunition and weapons management environment.

  • Possess the motivation and ability to research directives, regulations, and policies to determine solutions to problems, issues, and concerns.

  • Commitment to customer service, ability to manage and meet deadlines, proactive in identifying and solving problems, computer literate in appropriate software packages and ability to understand and implement standards.

  • Ability to communicate abstract ideas in concrete terms for the adult user.

  • Candidate must be flexible in working 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift (M-F), with the possibility of working various weekends when required.

  • Candidate must be willing to travel CONUS and OCONUS up to 50% of the time.

  • Individual must have the ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance within 60 days of starting.

  • Have strong oral and written communication skills, and excellent presentation skills.


  • Prior Air Force experience is a plus.

  • Experience in reading and understanding technical manual fundamentals and procedures.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC¿s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 11, 2018, 5:19:12 PM

Primary Location: United States-NM-CANNON AFB

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: Yes, 50% of the time

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time