NANA Regional Corporation Ground Support Equipment Mechanic (4th CAB-UME) in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Ground Support Equipment Mechanic (4th CAB-UME)

Description

ASO provides logistics, facilities maintenance and operations, transportation and support services for mission-critical military installations and civilian agencies around the country. From the homes of U.S. Central Command and U.S. Special Operations Command to the highways of suburban Virginia, ASO experts and professionals work behind the scenes to ensure smooth and continuous operations.

The Ground Support Equipment Mechanic diagnoses malfunctions and repairs Ground Support Equipment (GSE), advises and trains lower grade workers on diagnosis and repair of less complex repair/maintenance problems, inspects and approves completed maintenance actions, solves repair problems by studying drawings, wiring diagrams and schematics, and technical publications; uses automated maintenance data systems to monitor maintenance trends, analyze equipment requirements, maintain equipment records, and document maintenance actions, and analyzes, diagnosis, and repairs GSE using conventional and digital multi-meters, voltmeters, ohmmeters, frequency counters, oscilloscopes, circuit card testers, transistor testers, and hand tools.

This mechanic maintains external fuel and grounding systems, performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on GSE, inspects, tests, and operates GSE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation, services equipment with fuel, oil, water, coolant, hydraulic fluid, refrigerant, and compressed air, diagnoses mechanical and electronic circuitry malfunctions using visual and auditory senses, test equipment, and technical publications. This work also does the following: disassembles and assembles malfunctioning GSE accessories and components, removes, disassembles repairs, cleans, treats for corrosion, assembles, and reinstalls GSE components and accessories, stencils and marks GSE in accordance with technical publications, stores, handles, labels, uses, and disposes of hazardous materials and waste in accordance with all state, local, and federal environmental standards and regulations. This mechanic prepares GSE for storage and mobility deployment; and operates, cleans, inspects, and services GSE towing vehicles. In addition to maintaining vehicle records, this mechanic maintains and updates paper and electronic equipment records, provides dispatch service for GSE, including positioning equipment to support aircraft maintenance and flying operations, practices good housekeeping, tool control, Foreign Object Damage prevention, and safety at all times.

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:Provides unit direct support and general support (DS/GS) Maintenance function, including overhaul, but not rebuild of power generation equipment, internal combustion engines and associated equipment up through 200KW generators. To include various ground support equipment i.e.: air conditioners, heaters, decontaminating apparatus, air compressors, laundry units, water purification units, hose fabrication and lawn equipment.

  • Uses diagnostic equipment i.e.: multi-meters, load banks and other equipment related to power generators and ground support equipment, able to read and understand wiring schematics/wiring diagrams.

  • Performs cleaning of equipment.

  • Troubleshoots problems in both tactical and non-tactical generators and ground support equipment. Determines nature and extent of repairs required.

  • Maintains tools and equipment and clean work area.

  • Able to order parts for equipment being repaired. Picks up parts from supply.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:

Commercial diagnostics and test equipment; materiel handling equipment; personal protective equipment (respirators, gloves, coveralls, aprons, etc)

WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:

Work is generally conducted in a shop environment. However, duties may involve the conduct of work in the out-of-doors area with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions. Work will require lifting up to 50 lbs; stooping; climbing; prolonged standing; prolonged sitting; and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents. Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required is certain areas. Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices. Must comply with OSHA, EPA, Fire Regulations and published Company work rules. Steel Toes are required.

FREEDOM TO ACT:Reports to the Lead, and functions under his/her direction

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: High School graduate or equivalent. Formal civilian or military training in power systems.

Experience: Two years experience as a power system mechanic, helper or apprenticeship may apply in lieu of formal training or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Must possess and continuously maintain a current State of Colorado Driver's License.

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Must be US Citizen and receive a favorable background check and drug testing results.

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website.

Please do not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the status of your job application.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Transportation, Logistics & Cargo Handlers

Primary Location: US-CO-Colorado Springs

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: ASO00609