PD Systems, Inc. Vehicle Integration Machinist Cable Shop Tech in Sterling Heights, Michigan

Location: Ft Bliss, TXHigh school education or equivalent and minimum of 2 years of experience in performing the duties within SCA PD 23550. The Machinist, Maintenance produces replacement parts and new parts in making repairs of metal parts of mechanical equipment. Work involves most of the following: interpreting written instructions and specifications, planning and laying out of work, using a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments, setting up and operating standard machine tools. This incumbent is responsible for the shaping of metal parts to close tolerances, making standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds, and speeds of machining; knowledge of the working properties of the common metals, selecting standard materials, parts, and equipment required for this work; and fitting and assembling parts into mechanical equipment. In general, the machinist's work normally requires a rounded training in machine-shop practice, usually acquired through a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.General Requirements•Must be able to lift on an occasional basis a maximum of 70 pounds with frequent or constant lifting of 40 pounds.•Must be able to climb in and out of military vehicles and related equipment.•Must be able to stand for prolong periods of time.•Must be able to work in cramped areas for prolong periods time.•Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions to include intense heat, heavy wind, heavy rain, and snow or sleet.•Must have a valid state driver’s license•Must be able to attain licenses on military vehicle, tactical and Non-tactical•Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.•Must be able to pass a back ground check and attain a security clearance if required.•Must be able to pass random drug testing (as required).•Demonstrated understanding ofSafety and OSHA Law RegulationsFamiliarity with the following vehicles and associated Network Integration Exercise (NIE) tactical communications systems:•M1A2Abrams•Familyof Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicles•TrackedCarrier Vehicles (M113, M1064, M577, etc.)•HeavyExpanded Mobility Tactical Trucks (HEMTTs) (M977, M1120, M1074, etc.)•ImprovedRecovery Vehicles (IRVs) (M88)•ArmoredSecurity Vehicles (M1200, M117)•Familyof High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWVs) (all variants)•LightMedium Tactical Vehicles (LMTVs) (M1078, M1079, etc.)•MediumTactical Vehicles (MTVs) (All variants)•StrykerVehicles (all variants)•Mine-ResistantAmbush Protected (MRAP) Vehicles (CAIMEN, MAXX-PRO, MATV, Buffalo)•Familyof Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTVs)•All-TerrainVehicles (ATVs)•Aerostatsand non-tactical towers•Command Post (stationary and/or vehicle based)PD Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.PD Systems is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.Employment decisions at PD Systems are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military se