Job Summary

The Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center (AUTEC) Mission is to provide Naval Warfare Centers, the Fleet, and other customers with accurate undersea, surface, and in-air three-dimensional tracking data and other unique Atlantic test facilities. In support of Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E), and Fleet readiness assessment and training. AUTEC is a Major Range and Test Facility Base (MRTFB) and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport's largest single team project, providing both deep and shallow water test and training environments.

Responsible for performing detailed testing procedures, repairs, modifications, preventative maintenance, and final testing of the MK-30 Target for the Underwater Target Program.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Performs detailed testing procedures to diagnose causes of equipment malfunction.
  • Disassembles components and trace circuit continuity through stages of equipment.
  • Repairs circuit wiring and replaces faulty components as required.
  • Performs authorized modifications, preventative maintenance, and final testing of equipment under supervision.
  • Installs tracking systems in direct accord with NAVSEA specifications and guidelines.
  • Prepare and issue EMATT's.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements

AS/AA in Electronics or equivalent military training. Five (5) years electronics technology experience. Experience working with Microsoft Office Suite products, with an emphasis on word processing. Digital analog troubleshooting skills required. MK-30 Target Theory of Operations and Crane Operators Overhead Cat 3 certifications preferred. Lift/carry/push/pull up to 50 pounds of material or equipment. Climb flights of stairs and ladders as needed. Pass a yearly physical as required.

Analytically proficient in both mechanical and electronic arenas. Analytical skills to troubleshoot mechanical and electrical problems. Detail oriented with excellent oral and written communication skills. Familiar with office equipment, such as fax machine and photocopier.

Proficient in Microsoft Office Word and Excel programs.

Must be able to reside in remote location with limited medical facilities. This position requires the individual to be eligible to obtain a US Government security clearance; US Citizenship is required. Must be able to reside in remote location with limited medical facilities. Valid Driver's License and passport will be required.


Amentum brings industry-best expertise, processes, and technology to ensure the availability and reliability of our Government and commercial clients’ vital facilities and equipment. We apply our culture of excellence to operate, maintain, and manage your global assets and complex supply chains to meet modern challenges at home and abroad. You get the confidence that comes from a partner with on a century-long heritage of unrelenting dedication to our clients’ missions across the DoD, civilian agencies, and the IC.

We are looking for skilled Veterans interested in continuing your career in aviation, global logistics, IT and Network support, and also unmanned systems. 

We currently have positions open nationwide and globally to include: Kuwait, Iraq, and other overseas locations!

Amentum’s skilled workforce lives with outcomes rather than just works on them. Our employees hold the most sought-after certifications in the industry, including Program Management Professional (PMP), IT/Cyber, ITIL, and Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Our teams who maintain and modify vehicles, aircraft, and weapons systems work within disciplined environments certified to AS9001D, ISO 9001:2015, AS9110B, and AS9100C standards.

Whether it’s managing facilities supporting the IC’s classified missions, operating UAVs that protect our soldiers, or maintaining military equipment at remote bases abroad, Amentum has the experience, passion, and commitment to meet your critical needs.

What happens after I apply? 

First, you will want to ensure your RecruitMilitary profile is up to date, and you also have the most up to date resume to provide. Once you apply for the role you will be re-directed to complete your employment application on Amentum's career site. Once you complete that application a recruiter will review your skills and qualifications and reach out to you about the role as appropriate.