Main Propulsion Diesel Engine (MPDE) and Auxiliary Equipment Engineering Technician Level V

Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc.
Norfolk, VA
Added: March 11, 2024
Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. has a contingent job opportunity for a full-time MPDE and Auxiliary Equipment Technician Level V in Norfolk, VA.

Summary: The MPDE and Auxiliary Equipment Technician Level V will provide full-time MPDE and Auxiliary Equipment support to Mid Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC) Code 260.

Roles And Responsibilities

  • Provide support for various assessments, inspections, and technical assistance as tasked via separate correspondence.
  • Provide technical assistance, assessment, inspections, corrective actions, and groom support for USN and MSC MPDE and Auxiliary systems.
  • Some of the equipment/services to be supported include Diesel engine inspections/repair, MPDE, SSDG, Emergency diesel generators (EDG) associated support systems to include engine lube oil, fuel oil, sea water, engine jacket water, engine control systems (electronic/pneumatic), Vibration, Performance and Failure Analysis.
  • Conduct cold/hot checks to determine equipment condition and identify parameters that are out of specification. Observe operation of the equipment by ship’s force to witness the full range of performance where possible.
  • Utilize appropriate measuring equipment to obtain data for evaluation.
  • Evaluate findings of the cold and operational checks and make adjustments and repairs to the maximum extent possible during the time available.
  • Provide written visit debrief/reports to the government customer upon completion of each ship visit.
  • Attend conferences, seminars, etc. and report results to the government customer as required.
  • Provide on the job training to Ship’s Force (S/F) during shipboard evolutions.
  • May require travel 10% or greater.
  • May require overtime.

Minimum Qualifications

  • H.S. Diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in the operation, repair, maintenance and assessment of U.S Navy diesel engines Diesel engine inspections, MPDE, SSDG, EDG associated support systems to include lube oil, fuel oil sea water, engine jacket water, engine control systems (electronic/pneumatic) and Vibration, Performance and Failure Analysis.
  • Factory/Navy training certificates/ NEC.
  • Must have recent (within 18 months) hands-on experience with the respective equipment to support.
  • Must be knowledgeable in engine performance analysis, repairs, machinery vibration and failure analysis.
  • Must be knowledgeable in interpreting, reviewing, and applying engine work specifications, engine maintenance standards/practices, repair procedures and technical documentation.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of Navy assessment programs, inspections, visit

processes and reporting methods for visits

  • Demonstrate regularly using accepted current instrumentation for diagnosing equipment.
  • Demonstrate ability for interpreting ship’s drawings, wiring diagrams and control schematics as required to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Functional knowledge of MS Office Suite. Ability to utilize computers including the Microsoft Office Suite for compiling information for reports and history files and transfer digital pictures from camera to computer and enhance as required and label them for report purposes.
  • Ability to interact and support other inspection teams such as but not limited to INSURV, ERAT.
  • Familiarity with JFMM guidelines and policies.
  • Comply with NAVSEA standard items.
  • Must be U.S. Citizen.
  • Must possess or ability to obtain and maintain a secret clearance

ADA Notations

  • Must be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions.
  • Job may require bending, stooping, lifting.
  • Able to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces.
  • Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels.
  • May require wearing a respirator.
  • Most work is performed aboard ships or in industrial conditions.
  • Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States

Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. and its subsidiaries are proud to be Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans.