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Employer: Peraton Corporation

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.


  • Operate keyboard-controlled data entry devices such as a computer, key-operated magnetic tape, or disc encoder to transcribe data into a format suitable for computer processing.
  • Overall operation of the Tactical Aerostat Systems (TAS) Control Center during his/her duty shift.
  • Monitor, post, and disseminate changes in status of reportable equipment, circuits, personnel, and significant events.
  • Maintain a visual display of the status of all mission equipment.
  • Compile and record production data for industrial establishments to compare records and reports on volume of production, consumption of material, quality control, and other aspects of TAS operations.
  • Understand and transcribe procedures and relevant data entry equipment.
  • Search for interpretation, selection, or coding of items to be entered from a variety of document sources.
  • Maintain a production priority schedule and operate independently.
  • Organize and maintain library of documents.
  • Additional administrative duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be able to work a rotating work schedule to include weekends, overnights, and holidays (when applicable)
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to acquire 16 hours of formal weather observation training within your first year.
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)required in certain areas. Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices
  • Must be able to obtain a position of public trust

Desired Qualifications:

  • 16 hours of formal weather observation training by a weather professional
  • 1 or more years of administrative experience