Life Cycle Material Manager Technician (Electronic Equipment Mgt. Team)

Mid-Senior Level
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Job Description

REF: #001

Tasks include:

  • Develop and implement Electronic Equipment Maintenance Team support strategies for operations, exercises, training, and maintenance of:
    • Communications exploitation kits.
    • Personnel digital role radios, network addressing, and soundproof headsets.
    • Public address long range acoustic device equipment.
    • Technical electronic signal exploitation database systems.
    • Primary satellite communication and geographic positioning systems.
    • Back-up gyroscopic positioning equipment.
    • Low-frequency broadcast equipment including antenna masts, high-frequency antenna dishes and domes.
    • Cellular telephony exercise equipment.
    • Ruggedized compact computers and rack chassis modules parts.
    • Any other gear or software, as directed by the client.           
  • Advise the client about problem reports, unsatisfactory conditions, lack of material inventory, and derelict equipment.
  • Work with others, learn on-the-job, and support transfer-in equipment and technical data packages to Defence Resource Management Information System (DRMIS) distribution accounts.
  • Work with the Electronic Equipment Management Team around the National Capital Region with DND security policy and procedure requirements. 
  • Work with others, learn on-the-job, and support transfer-out of equipment and technical data packages from development/integration projects.
  • Sustain present electronic equipment throughout its life cycle.
  • Prepare Bills of Material, “where-used” Equipment Reference Hierarchical Configuration data, Configuration Change Requests and Engineering Change Request.
  • Administer software licenses.
  • Assist end users requesting information on equipment specs and provide product support for centrally managed items
  • Determine equipment entitlements from Army orders
  • Check DRMIS for distribution allocations, serialized items' locations to obtain monthly snapshot views of deployment quantities/locations
  • Document spreadsheets of item distribution allocations, serialized items, cross-referenced with government catalog hyperlinks.
  • Follow-up with original equipment manufacturers for Return Material Authorizations, Product Discontinuance, and equipment status at 3rd line service centers.


  • At least 5 years of demonstrated experience in Life Cycle Material Management on Military Command and Control systems.
    • At least 3 years of experience in the last 6 years in the preparation of technical documents, specification, checklists, bulletins and equipment disposal plans. 
    • Experience in roles such as Product Support, Obsolescence Management, Asset Management, Maintenance Planning, Repairs, Overhaul Service Coordination, Failure Analysis Trending etc..
    • Security Clearance: Federal Government "Enhanced Reliability" level clearance with PSPC and will need have the "Secret" level pending/in process to start.
    • Controlled Goods Certificate (which ADGA can initiate)
    • Education requirements:
      • Proof of Bachelor of Science or a suitable technical field required to support the Land C4ISR "OR"
      • A College Diploma in Engineering or Computer Technology (or equivalent) "OR"
      • Can demonstrate Qualification Level 6B (QL6B) in a relevant technical field required to support LCSS (Land Command Support System) as determined by the DND technical authority and demonstrated minimum substantive rank of Warrant Officer in the Canadian Forces.
    • Experience performing the following tasks:
      • liaising with stakeholders to support the life cycle management of equipment.
      • developing briefing notes and presentations to address technical and logistical issues pertaining to equipment.
      • providing advice, guidance and recommendations on technical issues to support the decision making of senior management.
    • The ideal candidate will have at least 72 months (6 years) of experience performing at least 6 of the following tasks:
      • experience using a recognized Process framework or using an LCMM Handbook.
      • experience working on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software (such as SAP) for equipment cataloguing. 
      • experience working on ERP for maintaining and developing checklists.
      • experience working on ERP for coordinating equipment distribution.
      • evaluating and providing solutions to deficiencies in Technical Failure Reports and Unsatisfactory Condition Reports.
      • analyzing Statements of Operational Requirements. (SOR)
      • reviewing Technical Data Packages (TDP)
      • planning and executing equipment demilitarization and disposal.

        Additional Information

        • The following experience would be considered an asset:
          • Experience providing electronic warfare product support.
          • The CCNA or equivalent or Electronic Warfare training.
          • College diploma in Electrotechnology or Electrical Engineering (Bachelor level)

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