Heavy Equipment Mechanic – Turret
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Heavy Equipment Mechanic – Turret
Purpose and Scope:
Performs field and sustainment level maintenance and recovery on the M1, M2, M109, M992 and M88 family of vehicles; including automotive, turret, hull, carriage-mounted armament, associated fire control systems, and chemical protection subsystems. Maintains diesel power plants/packs, compression ignition engines and engine fuel systems, air induction systems, exhaust systems, cooling systems, engine starting and charging systems, track hull electrical and hydraulic systems, automatic cross drive transmission assemblies, auxiliary drive assemblies, track vehicle suspension and suspension lock out systems, mechanical/hydraulic steering and braking systems, fire extinguisher/suppression systems and gas particulate filter systems. Diagnoses malfunctions, troubleshoots and performs other field and sustainment maintenance on carriage-mounted armament, associated fire control and related systems and components.
·Diagnoses system malfunctions, isolate causes, and correct deficiencies.
·Dismantles and reassembles equipment, using Technical Manuals (TM).
·Inspects, repairs, and replaces components, engines, transmissions, and sub-assemblies.
·Identifies parts in repair manuals and places order request for needed parts.
·Performs scheduled services on equipment fleet.
·Performs road test on vehicles after repairs and services have been completed.
·Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
·Performs other duties as assigned.
·Maintain a daily timesheet and daily manning report and ensuring times are accurate.
·All APS-2 contractor mechanics are expected to provide their own basic mechanics tool set.
Minimum Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
High School graduate or equivalent.
5 years’ experience as a mechanic is required.
2 years’ specialized experience working with heavy equipment track vehicles equivalent to the M1A2, M2A3, M109A6 and total years in vehicle maintenance.
Army MOS 91A/91M/91P is preferred
Must be able to meet and maintain all base access security requirements.
Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English.
Must have the ability to analyze and interpret U.S. Army Technical Manuals with relation to vehicle maintenance and repair.
May be required to obtain a military driver’s license (OF 346).
US Drivers License required; International driver’s license preferred
Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:
Physical requirements include prolonged standing, moderate walking, repeated bending, and climbing, overhead work, working in cramped positions, lifting, pulling and pushing weights up to 100 pounds. Good vision (corrected or uncorrected) and good hearing (with or without a hearing aid) required. Will work inside and outside in various weather conditions, subject to rapid changes in temperature due to nature of work. Hazards include danger from gas fumes, falls, electric shock and burns, cuts and bruises. Must have normal color vision. When performing work, responsible for adhering to environmental, safety, and health standards related to the activity, including the wearing of all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Must cease work and notify lead, supervisor, or manager of all unsafe conditions.
Safety – Amentum enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.
Quality – Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the Amentum Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable Amentum Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.
Procedure Compliance – Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.
Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.
Security Clearance Required: Yes
Amentum / Equal Opportunity Employer
JBAMN R0085551 2023.02.10
FVR01 SKUUU, Zavzerni, Poland Zavzerni, Poland ZC ZCCX