M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank / M2 Bradley Fighting System Mechanic - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-07
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Maintenance/Installation/Repair

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Camp Arifjan
Kuwait

Job Summary

URS/AECOM has an opening for a M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank/ M2 Bradley Fighting System Mechanic in Kuwait .

The M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank/ M2 Bradley Fighting System Mechanic performs unit maintenance on, the infantry fighting vehicle (IFV), cavalry fighting vehicle (CFV), fire support vehicle (BFIST), including the automotive, turret, fire control, and chemical protection systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank/ M2 Bradley Fighting System Mechanic is responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, and removing, disassembling, repairs and assembles a variety of equipment and components on the M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank Family of Vehicles or Bradley Fighting Vehicle FOV to include laser range finders, fire control systems, sighting systems, elevation control systems, turret drive systems, ballistics control systems, electronic interface systems, and power control panels. This equipment encompasses single and interconnecting assemblies, major components, and complete systems undergoing repairs and modifications through several work steps or processes. Utilizes complex tools, test instruments and a variety of equipment to test itemâ??s reliability, suitability, operational capability and serviceability. Assures conformance with technical publications, specifications, requirements and varied procedural guidance. Ascertains that electrical characteristics and tolerances of items will integrate with complete systems and/or equipment. Performs and witnesses individual component sensitivity tests on electronic equipment and systems. Boresights and/or synchronizes weapon, optical instruments and electronic guidance control system. Installs laser range finder in vehicle; test fires and makes adjustment. Performs and witnesses alignment of entire systems overall performance on electronic equipment and systems. Utilizes various types of electrical and electronic meters to test equipment such as Maintenance Support Devices (MSD). The M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank /M2 Bradley Fighting System Mechanic may provide technical advice to lower level technicians.


Minimum requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent required.

U.S Army MOS 63T/63M/91A/91M or a minimum of 3 years of experience on M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank Family / Bradley Fighting System Family required.

Must be familiar with the electronics system on the M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank/ M2 Bradley.

Must have a valid driver's license.

Must be a US citizen and have a current, valid US passport.

Must have the ability to obtain a NACI.

Background checks are required and performed throughout the duration of the contract.

Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen.

Must complete customer-required medical screening.


Work Environment, Physical Demands and Mental Demands:

Ability to perform job duties efficiently and effectively.

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.



Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working on the M1A2SEPV2 and M2A3 is preferred.


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Kuwait

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200933BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.