Kuwait - Al Ahmadi, Camp Arifjan
Aecom has an immediate opening for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic- Track Vehicle on our APS-5 contract in Kuwait.
Perform Inspections and diagnostics at the direct support and general support level of maintenance and any repairs of M1/2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle, M1A1 Tank Family of Vehicles, M88, M113, M109 Paladin and other track vehicle variants.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•Performs a full range of overhaul, repair and services on all track equipment s at the Direct Support (DS) and General Support (GS) level.
•Replace generators, change track, compensation arms, cracked arms and other various components.
•Troubleshoots and repairs, engines, transmissions, hydraulic systems, steering mechanism and turbo chargers of the M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank Family, Bradley Fighting System, Self-Propelled Fire Support Mechanic, and other track vehicles.
•Identifies, maintains, troubleshoots, removes, disassembles, repairs and assembles a variety of equipment and components on the M1Abrams Main Battle Tank Family of Vehicles (FOV), and the Bradley Fighting Vehicle FOV to include laser range finders, fire control systems, elevation control systems, turret drive systems, electronic interface systems, and power control panels.
•Performs and witnesses individual component sensitivity tests on electronic equipment and systems. Boresights and/or synchronizes weapon, optical instruments and electronic guidance control system.
•Pull and install power plant of track vehicles to perform service.
•Perform track vehicles power plant ground hop test.
•Performs other related duties as assigned.
•High school diploma or equivalent required.
•Previous MOS experience in the 45K, 63H, or 91H series, preferred.
•Minimum of five (5) years experience performing inspections, diagnostics and repairs for the M1/2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle, M1A1 Tank Family of Vehicles, M88, M113, M109 Paladin and other track vehicle variants.
•Previous experience utilizing various automated systems such as but not limited to Logistics Modernization Program (LMP) and Army War Reserve Deployment System (AWRDS), preferred.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
•Ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc. such as (drawings, schematics, blueprints, computer diagnostics, Statement of work, written or verbal instructions, manuals and or technical manuals) when available.
•Must have full operational understanding of the M1 Abrams Tank Turret and M1/2 BFV turret to include Bore Sightings.
•Must have the ability to analyze and interpret US Army Technical Manuals with relationship to vehicle maintenance and repair.
•Must pay attention to detail in work flow and filing organization activities.
•Must have thorough knowledge of Army technical publications.
Certification & License:
Work Environment, Physical Demands and Mental Demands:
•Ability to perform job duties efficiently and effectively during a 48 hour work week.
•Must be able to lift 25 Lbs. continuously, 50 Lbs. intermittently.
•Must be able to work in extreme environmental conditions including dust and high temperatures.
•Must be able to endure long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions.