Laboratory Cleaning Mechanic - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Kennedy Space Center
United States

United States of America - Florida, Kennedy Space Center

Job Summary

This position performs precision chemical cleaning, decontamination and passivation of fluid systems and functional component specifications. Working with technical procedures, prints, sketches, written and verbal instructions performs disassembly, rough and precision clean, refurbishment, reassembly, test and package or seal systems, components and associated hardware.

Performs duties in compliance with Federal, State, Local, NASA and other governing regulations and requirements and KSC energy management, conservation regulations, collective bargaining agreement, security, safety hurricane and specialized programs or contractual requirements relating to the business of the section with the limits of established policy.

Associated Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Performs functional and pressure tests on various fluid systems and components.

  2. Troubleshoots mechanical and electro-mechanical components as required making needed repairs and adjustments.

  3. Operates and maintains various types of fixed and mobile equipment required for decontamination, cleaning and validation of components and systems.

  4. Makes required plumbing set-ups for precision cleaning operations and performs associated fabrication and installation.

  5. Prepares, maintains, transports and transfers various chemical solutions required for precision cleaning operations.

  6. Performs in-process sampling and particle counts to meet cleaning specifications.

  7. Maintains logs, equipment records and other documentation relating to the cleaning, testing and validation of systems and components.

  8. Participates in training and examinations required to maintain cleaning mechanic certifications as required.

  9. Performs other classification related and associated duties as required.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - URS 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 URS Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable URS Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee ust 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.

Minimum Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent with a minimum of one (1) year of experience in precision cleaning of fluid systems or components. Previous experience and required skills must include knowledge in mechanical and electro-mechanical fluid component assembly/disassembly; pneumatic, hydrostatic, hydraulic, cryogenic and electrical testing of components; drawings and procedures; use of cleanroom tools, equipment, measuring and testing instruments; and, experience in the operation of portable pumping equipment, driving and operating tractor-trailer units and chemical and solvent pumping units.

Must be able to achieve KSC level of proficiency and meet physical requirements in fuel handling, visual/micro-particle counter, confined space, respirator use, crane operations and heavy equipment operations.

Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance U.S. Citizenship required for unescorted access to assigned work area(s). Must be able to successfully pass a National Agency Check w/Inquiries.

Preferred Qualifications

Local candidates preferred.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 222282BR

Clearance Required No

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.