Engineering Technician I, Calibration Technician - RF/Microwave



Ref: SP122-173

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Employment: Full Time

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Engineering Technician I, Calibration Technician, RF/Microwave

Performs repair, calibration, and modification of the wide variety of complex precision measurement equipment utilized by GOK agencies. This discipline includes the following measurement areas: impedance, attenuation, directivity, power, frequency (above 500 MHz), phase, pulse code modulation, VSWR, noise, sensitivity and gain. It encompasses the repair, calibration, or modification of items such as waveguide/coaxial frequency meters, RF signal generators, spectrum analyzers, TACAN test sets, waveguide and coaxial directional couplers, RF power meters, VSWR indicators, slotted lines and other complex RF/microwave equipment. Typically, this knowledge would have been gained by the technician successfully completing a one-year certificate program in electronic technology from an accredited school or equivalent U.S. military training program. It is anticipated that Engineering Technicians will be assigned as these job descriptions state and other related specific tasking details and priorities will be determined and set by the Commander, KAFMB and communicated to the Contractor lead.

Associate's degree and three (3) years of work experience operating, maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing, calibrating RF/Microwave electronic precision measurement equipment and calibration laboratory reference standards.


Requires working knowledge of the basic concepts of electronics and science; including; basic electricity, electronics, circuit theory, digital logic, algebra, and physic.

Completion of a U.S. military precision measurement and calibration program, a precision measurement and calibration school at an accredited school, or within a specialized calibration firm, and have four (4) years of work experience operating, maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing and calibrating TMDE, with one (1) year of the four (4) years of work experience in RF/Microwave section of a calibration laboratory.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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Amentum is a premier global technical and engineering services partner supporting critical programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and environment. We draw from a century-old heritage of operational excellence, mission focus, and successful execution underpinned by a strong culture of safety and ethics.

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Engineer salaries in Kuwait

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