Serco Inc.

Facility Maintenance/Electrician Diego Garcia Secret Clearance

Recruiting Location
RL_BO01 - Naval Support Facility
Work Location
Diego Garcia
Position Type
Security Clearance

Position Description

As the, Facility Maintenance/Electrician, in Diego Garcia Serco-NA, in conjunction with the newly formed United States Space Force (USSF) you will be responsible for tracking all man-made objects in orbit.

This mission is vital to keeping existing satellites safe and to provide critical information to organizations launching new satellites in the future. One of the assets USSF uses to accomplish this mission is the Ground-based Electro Optical Deep Space Surveillance (GEODSS) System.

This optical sensor is employed at three (3) different locations around the world (White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico; Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory; and Maui, Hawaii) and helps track the objects in deep space orbit (altitude of 10,000 to 45,000 km).

Come join the team that provides this service to United States. You will help operate and maintain three (3), one-meter telescopes equipped with highly sensitive digital cameras. You’ll respond to Government tasking to obtain metric observations of specific objects daily and help maintain the sensors, support equipment, and the facility that houses it at Detachment 2, Naval Support Facility in Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT).

This is a unique worksite, so being a part of the Serco-NA GEODSS Team, you will be offered Special Incentives:


  • Free Internet,
  • Meal allowances,
  • Competitive salaries,
  • Retention Bonus,
  • Paid Time-Off, and many more.

As the, Facility Maintenance/Electrician,  at Diego Garcia your duties and responsibilities (include but is not limited to the following):

  • Test, inspect, maintain and repair assigned facilities, equipment, and systems in accordance with Operating Instructions (OIs), Preventive Maintenance Instructions (PMIs), manufacturer's instructions, specifications, drawings, and other applicable documents.
  • Perform corrosion control and treatment functions as applicable to all assigned systems and equipment.
  • Assure environmental pollution control and Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) directives and procedures are followed.
  • Perform or support the development and updates of maintenance documentation.
  • Maintain logs, records, and inspection forms, which reflect equipment status, inspections, and maintenance repair activities.
  • Support the operation and maintenance of mission equipment and perform other duties such as logistics and transportation functions, general housekeeping, and roads and grounds maintenance.
  • Perform Environmental Compliance and Equipment Custodian duties.
  • Operate, inspect, test, maintain and repair RP and all real property installed equipment (RPIE).
  • Maintain and update maintenance manuals and drawings for all RPIE, Power Conditioning and Continuation Interface equipment (PCCIE) and ancillary equipment.
  • Respond to emergency conditions within two hours and eliminate condition within 24 hours.
  • Operate, maintain, and repair diesel power generating equipment and ATS; Develop a generator refueling plan.
  • Maintain, operate, and make user-level repairs on UPS systems; coordinate preventive maintenance and system malfunctions with the UPS maintenance contractor.
  • Inspect, test, maintain and repair installed lightning protection and facility grounding systems.
  • Provide engineering services, technical support, and design reviews; Assist with oversight and monitoring of facility upgrades.
  • Provide safe ingress and egress on sidewalks and steps to the building exits. Identify all snow removal and ice control requirements in writing.
  • Maintain all areas in a clean, orderly, and sanitary condition; Remove refuse from the facilities and place in dumpsters provided by the Host Installation.
  • Maintain inventory items, shop stock, operating stock and ESD items.
  • Act as alternate DIFM Monitor, Bench Stock Monitor, Equipment Custodian, Supply Point Monitor, Shelf-life Monitor, Precious Metals Recovery Program Monitor, Activity Supply Limited Inspector, Environmental Compliance Contact, and Records Custodian.
  • Coordinate and perform packing, crating, shipment of Government property, material pickup and delivery.
  • Provide local purchase support as required.



Requirements, Qualifications, Education, Experience:


  • Must have an Active DoD Secret Security clearance. Top Secret Preferred
  • Must have High School Diploma or GED equivalent Completion of an accredited electrician
  • Completion of an accredited electrician trade school in air conditioning and refrigeration.
  • Course in control circuits and protective devices desirable.
  • Completion of accredited trade school in heating/plumbing mechanic.
  • Minimum of three (3) years' related experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems, refrigeration, ventilation, and air conditioning systems.
  • If performing the duties of the heating/plumbing mechanic, must have three (3) years' experience in the operation, maintenance, and repair of heating and plumbing systems.
  • DoD 8570 Compliant IAT Level II Certification (Security+ or better).
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to excel in a fast-paced program office environment.
  • Must be able to lift 30 pounds
  • Must be able to work shift schedules due to the 24/7 work environment




  • Journeyman Electrician’s license.
  • Fire protection: Per UFC 3-601-02, Fire Suppression Systems Maintenance course completion (J3AZR3E451) or industry journeyman level qualification (or higher) for fire protection systems, or New Mexico journeyman (or higher) fire protection certification.
  • Lightning Protection/Grounding: Per AFI 32-1065, completion of DAC 4E-F37 645-F21 (AMMO-47).

Company Overview

Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. Military, numerous U.S. Federal Civilian Agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Government of Canada, State and Local Governments, and Commercial Clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco has approximately 6,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1 billion and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset, and our success directly relates to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco''s people share a passion for delivering ethical service, innovation, and a commitment to results. We trust our people to deliver. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).


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