FSE - Gas Turbine Mechanic (Contingent)

Chesapeake, VA, USA ● Jacksonville, FL, USA ● Norfolk, VA, USA Req #316
Wednesday, December 30, 2020

SUMMARY: Seeking subject matter expert (SME) for operation, maintenance and repairs of engineer’s systems associated with Gas Turbine class ships.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:(include scope of authority)

  • Subject matter expert (SME) for operation, maintenance and mechanical repairs of engineer’s systems associated with Gas Turbines.

  • Evaluate related documents including drawings, specifications, work procedures, inspection plans, and work packages.

  • Provide technical support for sourcing, installing, servicing, and repairing turbine components, consumable hardware, and subassemblies.

  • Provide instruction and practical training on operation, maintenance and repair of Gas Turbine and associated shipboard equipment to shipboard personnel.

  • Provide detailed reports of assessments, repairs, required parts, and any additional valuable information to project team.


  • GSM A and C-school

  • Prior fleet service in rating

  • Knowledge of rating technical manuals and references

  • Engine room Monitor and Operator Qualifications

  • Hold Valid Passport and Driver’s license

  • A citizen of the United States


  • Have years of experience in LM 2500 propulsion systems

  • EOOW qualification and/or EPCC experience

  • Certified Gas Turbine Inspector

  • Have previous FMS experience

Think Analytically, Effective Verbal Communication, Effective Written Communication, Make Decisions, Observe/Examine Details, Remember Details, Interpret Data, Concentrate on Tasks, Adjust to Changes


Regular Attendance, Maintain Work Schedule, Attend Meetings, Meet Deadlines, Keyboard/Type, Stay Organized, Operate Equipment

Stand, Sit, Walk, Push or Pull, Balance, Bend, Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, Reach, Talk, Hear, See, Smell, Repetitive Motion, Eye/Hand Coordination, Lifting Up to 25 Pounds, Carrying Up to 25 Pounds

Gases/Odors, Wet/Slippery Surfaces, Humid, Extreme Temperatures, Mechanical Hazards, Electrical Hazards, Heavy Machinery, Noise

VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Chesapeake, VA, USA
  • Jacksonville, FL, USA
  • Norfolk, VA, USA