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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 Defense is seeking a candidate with experience working directly with Navy Logistics, ILS Documentation and the Navy Supply System. This position will provide direct Government support and will facilitate the accurate tracking, status updating, and research of the supporting ILS Documentation for the LHD 1 Class and LCC 19 Steam Propulsion ships in the US Navy.

Additional duties may include the following:

  • Provide Logistics and ILS support for all Hull, Mechanical and Electrical (HM&E) Systems and Equipment installed across the US Navy. Systems include but not limited to Propulsion, Power Generation and Distribution, Auxiliary Systems, Machinery Controls and Instrumentation.
  • Collect and analyze data for providing metrics for ILS related issues.
  • Provide direct support to the assigned Government Logistics Program Manager.
  • Assist in the research, development and processing of Logistics Reassignment Request (LRR) and Designated Point of Overhaul Letters for all steam propulsion plant systems and equipment.
  • Provide monthly ILS status and metrics reports if required, assist in the facilitation of meetings and program reviews.
Required Skills
  • Familiar with Navy Logistics and ILS Documentation for HM&E Systems and Equipment
  • Working knowledge of the Navy Supply System
  • Experience with Government Data Bases (i.e., FEDMALL, LogiQuest, Remedy, NDE, CDMDOA, TDMIS, PMSMIS, etc.)
  • Active DOD Secret Clearance is required
Required Experience

  • Minimum Education: High school graduate or GED, graduate of military schools which provided an in-depth knowledge of naval shipboard systems maintenance and operation, or be a graduate of a trade, industrial or correspondence school for engineering.
  • Minimum Experience: Five (5) years of experience working with DoD Supply Systems or Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). Experience and working knowledge of the Navy Supply System and Configuration Management in support of shipboard HM&E Systems and Equipment (Required). Experience with US Navy Technical documents, including development and management. Experience with procurement and delivery of US Navy material for support of repairs and alterations. Experience with material receipt inspections and problem mitigations.
  • 3-5 years’ experience and working knowledge of Navy Logistics and ILS Documentation in support of HM&E Systems and Equipment (required)
  • Navy Background is a plus
  • Active DOD Secret Clearance is required

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
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