May 09, 2024

Apprentice AARDTE

$18.00 - $25.00 hourly
  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Remote (Patuxent River, MD, USA)
Intern Aerospace - Aviation Defense Engineering Government

Job Description

AMEWAS is celebrating over 40 years of excellence in providing quality products, services and solutions to the Department of Defense (DoD), specializing in the scientific, engineering, and testing of the full spectrum of weapons development. We are headquartered in California, Maryland and operate satellite offices in Orlando, Florida and San Diego, California. 

At AMEWAS, you will find a diverse team of professionals that work to make a true difference in the operational support of our nation’s warfighters.  Our employees achieve success through continuous learning and high performance, and are consistently recognized by their customers and their peers. 

If you are ready to challenge yourself to do more, join our team today!

 

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com to learn more about our company and our people.
 

The position:

AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated and talented Apprentice to support Advanced Aircraft Research, Development, Test & Evaluation. The salary range of this position is $18.00-$25.00, and is commensurate with experience. This position is eligible for remote work- as needed.

About the location: 

Patuxent River, Maryland #1 City Hiring the Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St. Mary’s.

 

A typical day as an Apprentice may include:

  • Supports RF Engineering
  • Provides customer services to NAS Patuxent River across multiple engineering disciplines
  • Supports Advanced Aircraft Research, Development Test and Evaluation for the DoD
  • Participates in daily task’s that provide invaluable experience working with operational systems, including testing and verifying the characteristics of open and closed-loop RF testing
  • Utilizes various electronic test equipment including oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers and specialized test sets

 

Our excellent benefits and perks:

Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits; some of which are listed below:
 

Our excellent benefits and perks for part-time, temporary employees include:

  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid sick leave
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement & outreach
  • Team building events
  • Recognition program
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount


AMEWAS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other legally protected class.


AMEWAS participates in E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

Occupations

RF-Wireless Engineering

States

MD

Security Clearance

Active Secret

Job Requirements

Must-haves:

  • Current High School student (graduating spring of 2024) or college student with a minimum of 3.0 GPA-Focused on the STEM curriculum with a track in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Engineering degrees with RF electives
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance.

 

Desired Skills:

  • Solid working knowledge of MS Office products

 

Skills crucial to success at AMEWAS, Inc.:

Customer-focused attitude with high level of professionalism and discretion. Ability to work effectively with management and part of a team to meet targets.  Is reliable, possesses initiative, and works well as an individual or part of a team.

 

Physical environment and working conditions:

The physical environment requires the employee to work in an office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for most of the workday.  Work is physically comfortable. The employee has discretion about sitting, walking, standing, etc.

The employee may be required to travel short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to report to offices or buildings near the work site.

The physical environment requires the employee to stand, walk and/or move throughout the workday, often bending over and picking up items less than 50 lbs.
 

Refer to a friend:

If you know someone who may be interested, please share this posting.  We are a growing team and there may be more opportunities like this one here at AMEWAS, Inc.! 

 

More about Us:

AMEWAS, Inc. a Department of Defense (DoD) contractor, has provided support to our Federal customers for over 35 years. One of our missions is to find the best available talent to meet our organizational objectives. We closely measure performance, provide varying incentives, and strive to develop top performers. We value diversity. We celebrate the differences and uniqueness each employee brings to help us accomplish our goals. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

 

AMEWAS participates with E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com for more information about our company.


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