UABOS: General Purpose Mechanic - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee



UABOS: General Purpose Mechanic


Determine serviceability of vehicle systems, assemblies or subassemblies, and the need for repair. Analyze malfunctions by visual and auditory examination or through the use of test equipment. Repair, adjust, overhaul, or replace major assemblies or subassemblies such as engine; mechanical, electrical, air-conditioning, fuel, emission, power train, brake, steering and suspension systems. Remove and disassemble gasoline or diesel engines and components. Repair components by replacing worn or damaged parts with new or reconditioned parts. Reassemble, adjust and test repaired units for proper operation.

Perform preventive and special maintenance. Use technical publications to maintain vehicles to prescribed manufactures' maintenance schedules. Perform special inspections and maintenance on vehicles requiring corrosion control, storage, shipment, and winterization. Properly annotate all maintenance performed on prescribed forms for data collection purposes.

Adhere to all established safety policies and standards to include identification, use, and proper procedures for handling or disposal of hazardous waste.

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES: Please list by order of priority and, if possible, provide the percentage of time spent on the activity all should equal 100%.

  1. Repair and diagnosis of - with some assistance: engines (gas and diesel), power trains to include differentials, transmissions, clutches, drive shafts, PTO's and wheel ends, electrical systems including starters and alternators, HVAC systems, hydraulic systems, steering systems, electronics to include ECM's, ECU's, sensors etc., engine bolt on items such as turbos, fan clutches, injectors, cooling system etc., brake systems including ABS, suspension systems (spring and air) 60%
  2. Identify and determine parts required for repair of disassembled units, warrantable repairs and document on repair work order 15%
  3. Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges 10%
  4. Safety, proper use of tools and test equipment, troubleshooting and fault diagnosis, publications use 5%
  5. Maintain work area appearance and safety 5%
  6. Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor 5%


  1. Hand tools
  2. Special diagnostic tools
  3. Gauges, calibrated diagnostic and test devises, torque wrenches, etc.
  4. Maintenance forms and records
  5. Machine Tools
  6. Bear Tire Change & Balance Machine


Work is generally conducted in a shop environment; however, duties may be conducted outdoors as well.


Work will require lifting up to 50 lbs., stooping, climbing, prolonged standing and sitting. Use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required. Such PPE includes, but is not limited to, head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision, and hearing protective devices. Must be able to interact well with fellow employees and maintain a clean working environment. Must comply with OSHA, EPA, Fire and Safety Regulations and published company policy.


  1. Must be able to support occasional after-hours work.
  2. Must possess a D, E and G class Turkish vehicle operator’s license.
  3. Able to read, write and speak English at a Level 1, (Level 2 is desirable).
  4. Minimum 10 years’ experience in the areas listed under the “skills” section.
  5. Must be team oriented, able to learn on the job and have good customer relations skills.
  6. Must possession of a “bonservis” verification of employment and completed the mandatory military requirement.
  7. A certified certificate or diploma from an accredited technical school/institute, either private or operated by the Turkish Government.


  1. Must be able to read automotive manuals, research parts, coordinate with vendors and repair & install all parts received.
  2. Have working knowledge of minor maintenance repairs for the 2K-10K forklifts, 24-ton Aircraft K-Loader and 7.5-ton diesel crane.
  3. Have an excellent working knowledge of, and be able to operate, hand, power/machine tools and a tire change/balancing machine.
  4. Have an excellent working knowledge of, and be able to repair, electrical, mechanical, structural (body/chassis/suspension) and hydraulic auto systems.

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