Job Description

Tracking Code
Job Description

McKean Defense is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. McKean Defense is employee owned, and values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of McKean’s employee owner workforce are veterans.

McKean is seeking a Design/Illustrator to develop Technical Manual illustrations for the US Army Watercraft.

Required Skills

Proficient with Adobe Illustrator and CAD.

Able to produce graphics for military technical manuals.

Knowledge and ability to produce/modify exploded view graphics.

Interpret marked up PDF’s and make corrections and create new graphic images from marked up PDF’s, drawings, photos, graphics, and sketches.

Familiar with military standards to produce Technical Manuals (MIL-STD 40051-C, MIL-HDBK-1222F, and MIL-HDBK-2361C).

Must be able to work as a member of a team.

Able to travel up to 25%.

Must be able to qualify for a secret clearance.

Required Experience

Education: College courses in graphic design or a High School Graduate with courses in graphic design.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.


Job Location
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
Position Type

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online