Motor Vehicle Mechanic - Military veterans preferred

DynCorp Recruiting (


  full-time   employee

Fort Campbell
United States

Job Summary
The Motor Vehicle Mechanic performs a variety of minor repairs and services to maintain motor vehicles.
Principal Accountabilities
  • Repairs, rebuilds, or overhauls major assemblies of internal combustion automobiles, buses, trucks or tractors.
  • Work involves diagnosing the source of trouble and determining the extent of repairs required;
    • Replacing worn or broken parts such as piston rings, bearings, or other engine parts
    • Grinding and adjusting valves
    • Rebuilding carburetors
    • Overhauling transmissions; and repairing fuel injection, lighting, and ignition systems
  • Attend training as required.
  • Cleaning surrounding areas and ensuring that the section is kept safe at all times is required.
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
  • Ability to perform most complex and unusual tasks of the crafts without supervision.
  • Ability to use and knowledge of all tools and equipment which are used by the craft.
  • Ability to perform work of the craft in a rapid and efficient manner under extreme conditions.
  • Ability to perform work safely under hazardous conditions.
  • Ability to train others.
  • Must be able to qualify and obtain a state driver’s license and possibly a commercial driver's license (CDL).

Experience & Education

  • A minimum of 2-3 years performing similar duties is required.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Requires rounded training and experience usually acquired through a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.
  • Material Handling Equipment (MHE) Operator may be required for this position.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Safety shoes required.
  • Maintenance clothing will be worn.
  • Lifting of 10-50 lbs may be required.
  • Work is done on a concrete floor.
  • Safety mask maybe required.
  • Sounds of various tools being used at one time maybe part of the work environment.


  • Travel may include moving vehicles from point A to point B (local travel only).