Senior Field Tech. 1

Applied Research Assocs., Inc.

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

The Engineering Science Division (ESD) of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is seeking a Senior Field Technician 1 to support engineering and scientific research, development, testing, studies, and related activities onsite in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey.

As a Senior Field Technician 1 you will provide technical assistance in engineering and scientific research, development, testing and related activities.  Responsibilities include performing simple tasks under close supervision or from detailed procedures in process or completion. Performing at this level on one, or a combination of the following tasks (not limited to):

  • Construct simple equipment or parts;
  • Service instruments or equipment;
  • Conduct a variety of standardized tests;
  • May prepare test specimens; and
  • Set up equipment.

Required Experience:

  • Demonstrate basic understanding of solving technical problems associated with engineering and scientific activities.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2 years of study from an accredited college or university leading to a scientific or engineering degree, or
  • Successful completion from an accredited technical school leading to a mechanic/technician rating.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Requires Secret Security Clearance or higher and DHS Suitability.


Applied Research Associates, Inc. is an employee-owned international research and engineering company recognized for providing technically superior solutions to complex and challenging problems in the physical sciences. The company, founded in Albuquerque, NM, in 1979, currently employs over 1200 professionals. ARA offices throughout the United States and Canada provide a broad range of technical expertise in defense technologies, civil technologies, computer software and simulation, systems analysis, environmental technologies, and testing and measurement. The corporation also provides sophisticated technical products for environmental site characterization, pavement analysis, and robotics.

At ARA, employees are our greatest assets. The corporation realizes that employee ownership spawns greater creativity and initiative along with higher performance and customer satisfaction levels. ARA gives its employees the tools, training, and opportunities to take more active roles as owners. The culture is challenging; innovation and experimentation are the norm. Employees are eligible for contributions which not only add to the company’s success, but also their own through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). The motto, “Engineering and Science for Fun and Profit” sums up the ARA experience. For additional information and an opportunity to join this unique workplace, please visit our website at

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