May 13, 2019

Machinist Mate /Auxiliary Systems Equipment Specialist Location Norfolk, VA Job Code 629

  • Three Saints Bay
  • Norfolk, VA
Full-Time Defense Government Management Manufacturing Other Skilled Labor

Job Description

Machinist's Mate/Auxiliary Systems Equipment Specialists!!! MUST have working knowledge with the Navy's 3M system at-sea on ships/submarines.

Job Title:

Machinist's Mate / Auxiliary Systems Commodity Specialist


Security Clearance Required:

Active Secret*


Work Week:

Monday to Friday



7am – 4pm  


Flexible Hours:

Yes - Flexible


Work Location:

Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, VA 23502

Position Overview:

This position will provide support to the Planned Maintenance System Project managing Auxiliary systems.  Thorough knowledge of operating, repairing and maintaining installed Steam-turbines and Reduction Gears, Turbo-generators, pumps, and oil purifiers; Air conditioning and Refrigeration units, Liquid oxygen and Nitrogen units, Hydraulic lifting and Hoisting gear, Hydraulic power plant components and mechanisms. Familiarity with emergency diesel engines and corresponding sub-systems.  

The Navy Rate skill set that is best suited for this position is: Machinist's Mate (A-ganger, Submarine/IMA experience a plus) with a variety of experience both inside and outside the engineering spaces or  other Navy technical rates with experience performing or managing maintenance for listed systems.

Typical Fit for Duties Performed while on Active Duty:  3M Coordinator, Department 3M Assistant, Leading Petty Officer, Work Center Supervisor, ATG/TYCOM experience desired but not required.

Important Information:

*Only candidates who currently possess an Active Secret clearance can be considered for this position.                                         

Special Instructions:

>Please provide salary expectations when applying.

GVI, Inc., a subsidiary of Three Saints Bay, LLC, is a Systems Engineering and Logistics & Program Management company providing services to government and commercial entities. GVI is a successful ANC-owned Small Disadvantaged Business with proven financial strength and stability. We perform a wide range of support across multiple contracts, with our core capabilities centered on Production Engineering and Depot Operations; SHIPALT / TEMPALT; Logistics Management; Inventory, Warehouse Management, and Kitting; Program Management; Financial, Contracts, and Process Management; Quality Assurance; Configuration Management; and IUID Marking, Tracking, and Support.


  • Familiarity with basic technical and administration policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Ability to perform technical reviews and prepare responses to Planned Maintenance Systems (PMS) Technical Feedback Reports (TFBR's) to include complete tracking, interfacing with technical codes, In-Service Engineering Agent and shipboard personnel to resolve issues with above listed systems and other related systems/equipment.
  • Ability to develop Planned Maintenance Systems (PMS) documentation for new ship construction and/or new systems/equipment configuration using the Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) concept.
  • Ability to research technical manuals, blueprints, ship's drawings, and conduct ship visits to validate (PMS) coverage for shipboard and shore station equipment.   
  • Ability to establish, update, and maintain the corporate history of developed (PMS) documents, to include Maintenance Index Pages (MIPs) and Maintenance Requirement Cards (MRCs) for associated auxiliary systems.
  • Ability to coordinate with Acquisition Managers and In-Service Engineering Agents (ISEAs) to ensure accuracy and adequacy of (PMS) coverage for modified or newly installed systems/equipment on board Naval ships and Shore commands.


  • United States Citizenship
  • An active Secret Clearance
  • Must have a valid United States Driver’s License
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in shipboard repair
  • A minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation and drug screen as a condition of employment
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Three Saints Bay, LLC and its subsidiaries offer a diverse, team-oriented working environment and the opportunity to work with exceptional dedicated industry professionals. We offer our employees a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to take part in exciting projects with government and commercial clients, both domestic and international.

We are an EEO/AA employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.




Security Clearance

Active Secret

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