Heavy Vehicle Mechanic Logistician - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-19
DynCorp Recruiting (www.dyn-intl.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Oconus
Kuwait

 

Job Summary


The Heavy Vehicle Mechanic Logistician performs repairs and maintains a variety of heavy equipment including, but not limited to, heavy trucks, trailers, cranes, forklifts, container handlers, back-hoes, trenchers, loaders, graders, scrapers, compactors, dozers, skid steers, and associated equipment.


 

Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Provide strong, visible, and effective input for optimizing all vehicle and equipment maintenance functions program-wide.
  • Lead inter-departmental task forces charged with improving vehicle and equipment maintenance functions in support of program.
  • Assists in the development of maintenance related sub-contracts as well as in the vendor selection and subsequent evaluations.
  • Monitors and reports the operational ready rates for vehicle and equipment fleets and directs corrective actions when satisfactory rates are not attained or maintained.
  • Prepares reports, analyzes data, and makes recommendations for improving operations and solving maintenance related problems.  
  • Directs, maintains, and enforces the safety program for the maintenance department; reviews safety records to uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance personnel.
  • Replace seals and bearings, axel brakes, and crane rigging
  • Provide input and data for processing work orders, invoices, 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
  • Coordinate with program to track incoming AV arriving in-country, and monitor and facilitate the registration process to properly register AV in a timely manner to be put into operational use.
  • Additional duties may include, vehicle procurement (drafting and reviewing documents), receiving, shipping, maintenance scheduling/tracking, repairs scheduling/tracking, serviceability, fuel logs, dispatch records, transfer of vehicles, and maintain an active and accurate record of all vehicles assigned to protective operations.
Knowledge & Skills
  • Experience in a high volume, international operational environment.
  • Working knowledge of modern principles of efficient maintenance management.
  • Knowledge of maintenance program optimization, implementation of best industry practices, and change management.
  • A demonstrated commitment to sound financial management, efficiency, and the principled pursuit of established objectives.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills are necessary. Ability to develop and execute effective strategies.
  • Additional knowledge/skills may be required by assignment or contract and will be listed separately.

 

Experience & Education

  • Minimum 4years’ experience in maintenance or related field required.
  • Prior military logistics and maintenance experience preferred.
  • Experience in the support of contingency operations is preferred.
  • Additional experience/education may be required by assignment or contract and will be listed separately
  • refrigeration air-conditioning certification preferred

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • OCONUS:
    • This position will be assigned overseas locations where living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable, with long hours, exposure to weather, dust, and hazardous/harsh conditions

Travel

  • Ability to travel  internationally