Electrical Designer I

Position Title: Electrical Designer I 

Position Type: Full time, Exempt 

Job Location: Ft. Eustis, VA 

Mission Directed.  Team Designed. Outcome Driven!

At Kokua Support Services Corp. (Kokua) we are specialists in Department of Defense Engineering, Program Management, and Logistics. We have awesome customers with critical missions, and great employees who apply their expertise every day to ensure the Mission is Accomplished!  We have and continue to proudly serve customers in the Air Force, Army, Navy, and US Marine Corps. All of our employees are members of the team working in a supportive and professional working environment.  Kokua is distinguished by its commitment to clients, employees, community and excellence—for over 30 years.

Job Summary: 

Kokua currently has an open position for an entry level Electrical Designer I in support of Army Aviation which has a rich history in developing and testing new and advanced solutions on rotary aircraft for the Warfighter. The team is looking for a designer that can support in the designing and drafting of Technical Data Packages (TDP’s) for electrical wiring of component level special mission hardware. Electrical Design work may be conducted independently or as a member of a larger team of designers and engineers. 

Essential Duties and responsibilities include but not limited to:

-Design and drafting of block interconnect and schematic diagrams for box level systems. 

-Modeling of 3-D harness assemblies for drawings and depiction of routing in aircraft. 

-Drafting of wire, RF cable, and harness assembly drawings for use in prototype and production fabrication. 

-Use of parametric capabilities to transfer schematic info to harness and use to create conductor details and parts lists. 

-Organize products in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) system and maintain revision control. 

-Occasional use of ability to produce electro-mechanical parts. 

-Follow-up and collaboration with fabrication and installation teams to maintain design intent. 

-Possible travel <5% for survey and system development. 

-Other duties as required. 

Required Qualifications:

-Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technology with courses in Electronic Drafting or equivalent. 

-Successful completion of post-secondary education in computer aided design (CAD) software, preferably Creo Parametric, Schematics and Cabling. Acceptable alternatives include Pro/E Wildfire, Solidworks, NX, and equivalents. 

-Experience with PLM software, preferably Windchill. Acceptable alternatives include Team Center, SharePoint, and equivalents. 

-Secret security clearance, or ability to obtain a Secret security clearance. 

Desired Qualifications:

-Familiar with SAE AS 50881 – Wiring Aerospace Vehicles or similar industry specifications. 

-Familiar with MIL-STD-704 – Aviation Power Systems 

-Familiar with military specifications on connectors and wiring for aviation platforms 

Come Join Our Team!  Kokua is a Family-Oriented employer offering excellent benefits.  Kokua provides a choice of several medical plans, Company paid dental and vision plans, and immediate vesting in our 401K plan with 5% matching.  We offer a flexible spending account, Company paid group term life and disability insurance, and generous paid vacation leave, separate sick leave and holiday schedules.

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Kokua Support Services Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Kokua will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.  If you require reasonable accommodation to apply for this job, please contact our Human Resources Department.

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