Tracked Vehicle Mechanic in Fort Irwin, CA at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

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Job Description

Job Summary
 
The Tracked Vehicle Mechanic performs technical inspections, determines repair parts required and performs mechanical maintenance action and repairs on various combat / tactical tracked vehicles and equipment. Trains, mentors, and enhances the performance of co-workers and other personnel.
 
Principal Accountabilities
  • Performs technical inspections, determines repair parts required and performs mechanical maintenance actions and repairs on various combat / tactical tracked vehicles and equipment IAW appropriate procedures and publications
  • Performs diagnostic tests to identify mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and cooling system failures IAW appropriate procedures and publications
  • Operates / tests various types of tracked vehicles, equipment and attached systems IAW appropriate procedures and publications
  • Repairs mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and cooling systems and components on tracked vehicles and equipment and attached systems IAW appropriate procedures and publications
  • Removes, repairs, and replaces: engine power-packs, drive train and body components of vehicles and equipment IAW appropriate procedures and publications
  • Performs clean-up duties and polices the shop areas as assigned
  • Supports / Participates in the Company continuous improvement process (CIP) and QA program
  • Mentors and assists with on-the-job training and cross-training
  • Participates in training and cross-training sessions as required or necessary
  • Complies with all Company rules, policies and procedures
  • Complies with all safety, environmental and quality standards and applicable COPs and DOPs
  • Provides for the accountability and proper care of all GFE / CFE
  • Favorably interacts with internal / external customers
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills
  • Must understand and be able to use technical manuals and schematic diagrams
  • Field of expertise: mechanical inspection, maintenance and repair of combat / tactical tracked vehicles and equipment
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English fluently
  • Writes performance evaluation comments and reports when places in a control/ assignment directive role

Experience & Education
  • Must have two and one-half (2 ½) years verifiable experience in inspection, repair, and maintenance on combat/ tactical trackled vehicles and other equipment.
  • Two and one-half (2 ½) years verifiable tracked vehicle repair and maintenance experience and one (1) year verifiable experience in inspection, repair, and maintenance on tactical wheeled vehicles, or
  • ASE Certified on power and drive train, brakes, electrical and fuel systems with two and one-half (2 ½) years verifiable maintenance experience (lubrication tasks not included)
  • Relevant experience must include at least six (6) months experience in the current position except when employees are promoting to a higher rated position
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Work under stressful circumstances and meets short suspense dates
  • Must be free of medical restriction/ limitations that prevent the performance of required duties and/ or prevent the wearing and utilization of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Must be physically capable of performing the work in conditions of extreme temperatures, low humidity, rain and blowing sand and dust
  • Employee shall utilize all proper lifting procedures and practices associated with all lifting and material handling tasks that are assigned and associated with this job description
  • May be required to work on uncommon hours of duty, extended hours, nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Must possess a valid state driver’s license and be able to obtain a military operator’s permit for each type of vehicle or equipment required to operate
  • Must be able to meet CMF criteria in accordance with DA PAM 611-21 and AR 601-210
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain CDL IAW Army Regulation 600-55 and any additional endorsements required for duty assignment

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