Site Lead, OCONUS

Field Ops · Petaluma, California
Department Field Ops
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

About the Job:


Arcturus UAV is looking for intelligent, capable, flexible team players who are interested in working for an innovative and growing company that supports USSOCOM’s Medium Envelope UAS (MEUAS III) effort.  The JUMP 20 is Arcturus UAV’s flagship UAV platform and is a fully autonomous air vehicle using Piccolo Command Center to interface with the Operator. 


We are looking for seasoned Site Lead candidates to manage Field Service Representatives (FSR) who are deployed to Forward Operating Base size sites to be part of 13 personnel teams.  Deployment rotations are 5 months on site and 2 months off site.  There are very little to no job requirements during the down time and Site Leads can live anywhere they choose. 


 About You:


  • Previous OCONUS unmanned systems operations experience supporting USSOCOM.
  • 8+ years’ experience as an ISR Site Lead supporting Tier 1 Special Forces.
  • Able to lead a small team forward deployed in a high pressure environment while maintaining customer relations.
  • AVO -- Piccolo Command Center experience (500 hours). Or, UAV operator experience (1000 hours).  Or, fixed wing experience (500 hours).
  • FAA Class II Medical Certificate.
  • Demonstrated leadership, team building and communication skills.
  • Employment is contingent upon meeting all medical requirements for overseas assignment.
  • Special Operations experience is required.


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Active TS Clearance level clearance.
  • Possess outstanding interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, and work without supervision.
  • Bachelor’s degree in related area and/or 8 years past experience in manned aviation either fixed wing or rotorcraft as an Officer, Pilot, and/or UAS operator.
  • Be available to do extended OCONUS travel for 5-month deployments.


Physical Requirements:


  • Ability to speak, read, and write English
  • Able to pass medical screening, and background investigation
  • Ability to lift 35 to 50 pounds
  • Ability to travel OCONUS


Arcturus cares about its team members and actively fosters a healthy and safe work environment.


Arcturus UAV is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


 Arcturus UAV is a US Defense Contractor.

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  • Location
    Petaluma, California
  • Department
    Field Ops
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience