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MDA Systems Ltd.

VCT ISS WHDST On Site Representative

Halifax, NS
Full Time

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced, On-Site Representative (OSR) for our Victoria Class Trainer project in Halifax, NS, to work on an &ldquo as needed hourly&rdquo basis. The VICTORIA Class Trainer (VCT) project supports individual and team training for all submarine trades. The successful candidate will join the current Project Manager and OSR&rsquo s in supporting the VCT.

The successful candidate will provide In-Service Support (ISS) for VCT operations, first and second line maintenance, engineering investigations, hardware and software upgrades and management thereof.

  • Flash-up, daily readiness checks, and shutdown of the VCT in accordance with Standing Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Configuring the VCT and setting up the VCT for training
  • Physical operation of the VCT to meet the authorized requirements
  • Providing formal and Informal training to DND personnel on operation and capabilities of the VCT
  • Providing safety recommendations for the conduct of training and operation of VCT equipment
  • Assisting with tours, briefings and demonstrations of VCT capabilities to military and external audiences, as directed by DND POC
  • Updating VCT documentation
  • Troubleshooting and resolution of system problems
  • Producing and updating SOPs
  • Performing configuration management activities to maintain the VCT and VCT documentation
  • Preparing and promulgating health and safety instructions for persons working in, being trained in and/or visiting the VCT
  • Hardware and software preventative and corrective maintenance
  • Validating and maintaining maintenance plans.
  • Tracking of local spares for the VCT
  • Logistics support
  • Coordinating the certification/re-certification of safety systems
  • Conducting audits of the VCT configuration, and assisting DND to conduct audits of the VCT configuration and

Mandatory Requirements
  • Secondary School Education
  • Experience in the past seven (7) years with Maintenance and Operation of real or simulated submarine weapon handling and discharge systems
  • Using Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.

Desired Requirements
  • Instructor experience in Submarine Training

Comments/Special Considerations:

Successful candidate(s) must hold or be able to obtain a NATO Secret Security Clearance.

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MDA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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