Job Details

Utilities Specialist


Centra Technology


Fort Belvoir, VA 22060


Location: Fort Belvoir, VA

Requisition #: 8-US-22-16

CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Utilities Specialist.

U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.

Required qualifications:

Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Review and assess utility systems supporting the customer’s missions with a focus on three primary categories of systems: (1) electrical power, (2) environmental control, and (3) life support.
  • Identify all aspects of utility-related issues and providing recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.
  • Identify information operations-related issues and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities

Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military or other comparable civilian position with focus on utilities infrastructure.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Experience with identifying vulnerabilities as it pertains to power and water; HVAC and environmental life support systems; and all mission critical utilities systems.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.

Additional Comments:

Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F

Location: Fort Belvoir, VA

Desired Requirements:
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments.
  • Experience working as a Licensed Professional Engineer.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.

CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.

CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.

Interested candidates should send a resume to Please reference job code 8-US-22-16 in the subject line.

Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI
No Traveling
Job Category:
Utilities Specialist
Unspecified annual salary
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