NANA Regional Corporation Ground Support Equipment Mechanic / Food Service Appliance Mechanic in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Ground Support Equipment Mechanic / Food Service Appliance Mechanic


Whatever the mission, wherever it takes you - ASO is ready. We have dedicated professionals ready to put proven processes and innovative practices to work. From highly secure DoD installations to critical state agencies, ASO is providing the support services that enable our clients to focus on their missions. We specialize in taking care of the details behind the scenes. Because of Akima Support Operations unique combination of Alaska Native Corporation (ANC) and SBA 8(a) designations, we deliver solid benefits that translate into federal contracting advantages for our customers and

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 Installs, services and repairs stoves, refrigerators, dishwashing machines, and other electrical household or commercial appliances, using hand tools, test equipment and following wiring diagrams and manufacturer’s specifications. This person connects appliances to power source and test meters, such as wattmeter, ammeter, or voltmeter, observes reading on meter and graphic recorders, examines appliance during operating cycle to detect excess vibration, overheating, fluid leaks and loose parts The worker traces electrical circuits, following diagram and locates shorts and grounds, using ohmmeter, calibrates timers, thermostats and adjusts contact points, cleans and washes parts, using wire brush, buffer and solvent to remove carbon, grease and dust. This person replaces worn or defective parts, such as switches, pumps, bearings, transmissions, belts, gears, blowers and defective wiring, repairs and adjusts appliance motors, reassembles appliance, adjusts pulleys and lubricates moving parts, using hand tools and lubricating equipment.


  • Provides DFAC direct support and general support (DS/GS) Maintenance functions, including overhaul, but not rebuild of Kitchen appliances and equipment. Working on Freezers, Refrigerators, Ovens, Deep Fryers, Meat Slicers, Ice Machines and other appliance equipment. Work include the fabrication hoses.

  • Uses diagnostic equipment i.e.: natural gas - meters, refrigeration leak tests and able to read and understand wiring schematics/wiring diagrams.

  • Performs cleaning of equipment during services.

  • 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 source of supply

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



Education: High School graduate or equivalent.

Trade School Certifications to work on refrigeration, Natural gas systems and kitchen appliance equipment.

Experience: Two year experience as an appliance technician, 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 prior to start date or by 30 days after employment.

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


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


Work is generally conducted in a US Army Dinning Facility (DFAC) 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, and chemical 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 work shoes are required.

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

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 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: Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US-CO-Colorado Springs

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: ASO00715