Heavy Vehicle Mechanic
- Military veterans preferred
2019-09-19 DynCorp Recruiting (www.dyn-intl.com)
The Heavy Duty Vehicle Mechanic performs repairs and maintains a variety of equipment including, but not limited to light wheeled vehicle, buses, dump trucks, LENCO and Bearcat equipment.
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
Perform general purpose vehicle maintenance activities including installation, repair, trouble-shooting, diagnostics, and preventive maintenance.
Disassemble and reassemble engines and mechanical units to inspect and diagnose parts using computerized test equipment, calibration devices, gauges, etc.
Repair, adjust, overhaul, or replace major assemblies or sub-assemblies such as power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering assemblies, tracks, system components and equipment attachments.
Remove, disassemble, and repair gasoline or diesel engines and components.
Provide input and data for processing work orders, equipment repair records, and activity reports.
Adhere to all established safety policies and standards to include identification, use, and proper procedures for handling or disposal of hazardous waste.
Perform other qualified duties as assigned.
Knowledge & Skills
Specialized knowledge and skills in diesel and heavy automotive repair and maintenance
Skilled in replacing major components and parts on general purpose vehicles
Knowledge of diagnostics and ability to conduct technical research on the computer
Prefer knowledge of US Military vehicles and equipment, OSHA, ANSI, ASE (OEM requirements, and military or civilian maintenance standards.
Experience & Education
Minimum two (2) years of heavy vehicle maintenance experience in civilian heavy equipment/military/tactical environment
High School Diploma or equivalent.
ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) Certification and ASE I HVAC Certification required.
LENCO Certification required.
Wrecker Course Certification required.
Must possess a valid vehicle operator’s license.
Must possess an EPA approved Refrigerant Recovery & Recycling Certification.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Ability to stand, sit, walk, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel, push, and pull
Ability to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds
Assist in lifting up to one hundred (100) pounds
Able to work in both inside and outside conditions and be exposed to dust, fumes, and gases from running engines and motors
Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions
Ability to travel domestically and internationally