AAV Mechanic (in Jacksonville) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


AAV Mechanic (in Jacksonville)

We are seeking a AAV Mechanic for our Jacksonville, Florida location.

This position under supervision, will perform basic automotive mechanic duties involving inspection, maintenance, and repair of the AAV family of vehicles, which are diesel-powered, heavy duty vehicles having utility systems or special hydraulic, pneumatic or mechanical systems features and controls designed for combat, ship loading or special applications. Will also provides technical assistance, guidance, or training to lower level mechanics and assists higher level mechanics. Performs other tasks as assigned.


  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Five years of directly related work experience.
  • Complete the Assault Amphibious Vehicle Repairer Basic or equivalent.
  • Complete the AAV Intermediate Repair Course or equivalent.
  • Working knowledge of how heavy duty machinery, engines, hydraulic systems, transmissions and other parts and systems work.
  • Ability to detect faulty items, determine cause of malfunction, and determine best repair methods.
  • Ability to assemble, disassemble, repair, or modify components and systems.
  • Ability to read and interpret parts lists, manufacturers’ and Government repair manuals, diagrams, and electrical schematics.
  • Thorough understanding of the principles of operation and required repairs of all components and sub-components including but not limited to the Hull, Suspension, Engine, Transmission, Up-gunned Weapons Station, crane, winches and sub-components.
  • Ability to utilize Technical Manuals, Lubrication Orders/Instructions, Modification Instructions and Modification Work Orders to repair AAVs.
  • Working knowledge of requisitioning requirements utilizing appropriate Stock List, Parts Manuals, etc.
  • Ability to comply with all established methods, quality standards, and time schedules applicable to this position.
  • U.S. Citizen.

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KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .