LCIV Germany : Generator, Mechanic (Contingency Hire) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee



LCIV Germany : Generator, Mechanic (Contingency Hire)

Generator Mechanic- 8 Positions -(Contingency Hire)

Positions are contingent on NTP (Notice to Proceed). Positions are located in Germany and the successful candidates could be assigned to one of these 4 sites; Ansbach, Baumholder, Grafenwoehr, or Rhine Ordinance Barracks.

Generator Mechanic

Under direct supervision, assigned daily work. May explain instructions and documentation to plan work activities. Helps coordinate movement of materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work site. Completes and reviews records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean up activities. Job may require moderate to heavy lifting. Observes and follows all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal safety equipment. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and 2 years of experience.


Reports to and receives assignments, instructions, and direction from the Power Generation Foreman or General Foreman. Performs preventive maintenance services and repairs on 6-kW to 1000-kW generators involving installation and removal operation of generators from locations to power generation shops, troubleshoots and rebuilds engines, alternate current (AC) systems, direct current (DC) systems, electronic control systems and other program logic controls, electrical wiring and accessories. Power Generation mechanic will be responsible for maintaining all type of power generation equipment; FG Wilson, Caterpillar, Volvo, Cummins, SDMO, AKSA, MEPs and other military design generators. Rebuilds and repair gas compressors (turbochargers) used for forced-induction of generator engines, head gaskets, seals, water pumps, fuel pumps, torque heads, belts and hoses. Test batteries, fuel coolant, and oil; ship oil samples for analysis. Installs specified new or reconditioned parts, makes required adjustments and reassembles complete unit. Transports and disposes properly hazardous materials to HAZMAT collection point. Moves materials and equipment to work locations and executes the work. Completes records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean-up and housekeeping activities. Observes and follows all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal safety equipment. Promotes teamwork and actively participates in quality improvement process. Promotes safety awareness and complies with all applicable safety procedures and regulations, performs other duties and activities as directed. In-depth knowledge of diagnostic software FG WILSON, Electronic Service Tool, and compass would be an advantage.

Preferred qualifications and skills:

· Candidates with prior Military (91D) and or LOGCAP experience in Generator Department.

· Candidates with FG Willson Technician certification. - Candidates with Cummins Technician certification.

· Candidates with Caterpillar Technician certification.

· Candidates with 40hrs HAZWOPER – OSHA certification.

Additional requirements:

· Must be fluent in English

· Must have Five (5) years’ of experience working on civilian and or military style generators.

· Must possess knowledge of ability to read and understand schematics, and technical drawings.

· Must know Lockout/Tagout Procedures

· Must possess passport book (not passport card) with at least 15 months of remaining validity AND with at least 6 blank visa/stamp pages remaining

· Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity

  • Candidate must be able to obtain German Work & Residence Permit

· NAC-I required

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


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