AECOM Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Lead in Bagram, Afghanistan

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147185BR

Position Title Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Lead

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Country Afghanistan

State/Province/Region AFG - Bagram

City Bagram

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Government

AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity in Afghanistan on the MOSC-A contract for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Lead . The Lead performs a full range of overhaul, repair, and service of all engineer/ heavy equipment maintenance at the Field and Sustainment level of Maintenance. Performs maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs on various pieces of heavy equipment including but not limited to military and civilian heavy equipment. Oversees the tool room operations. Conducts cross training for other employees. Assist the Supervisor with assigning and monitoring the work load. Ensure strict compliance to safety practices and support the AC FIRST Safety Policies and Procedures. Instills a safety first mentality within respective work areas and a culture that achieves low accident rates and minimal lost-time injuries. Adhere to ISO Policies, Procedures, and Work Instructions in support of the AC FIRST Quality Management System.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.

  • 4 years’ experience as a heavy equipment mechanic required.

  • Army MOS 52C/91C or equivalent training required.

  • Work experience may be substituted for educational requirements and/or

  • educational achievements may be substituted for years of experience.

  • Example: Two (2) years of experience is equivalent to (2) years of

  • college and vice versa.

  • Must be able to complete General Trade Skills PQS within 30 days of hire.

  • Must have knowledge of diesel engines.

  • Must have the ability to analyze and interpret US Army Technical Manuals

  • with relation to vehicle maintenance and repair.

  • Must be able to acquire a military driver’s license (OF 346) d)

  • Must be able to function with basic level of English oral and written language

  • skills, through demonstrated proficiency, testing or both.

  • Requires a collaborative work style, fostering cooperation, and teamwork.

  • Valid Driver’s License required.

  • Must be able to obtain a 5984-E Army Standard license.

  • Must have active Naci.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Overseas contracting experience preferred.

  • Vocational Education or manufacture training in heavy equipment repairpreferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.