AECOM Maintenance Inspector-Technician Howitzer in BAGRAM, Afghanistan

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147550BR

Position Title Maintenance Inspector-Technician Howitzer

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’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity as a Maintenance Inspector-Technician Howitzer on the MOSC-A contract in Afghanistan. The Inspector performs initial inspections to determine the nature and extent of weapon system repairs required. Performs final inspections on weapon system after repairs have been completed. Disassembles and examines parts and assemblies as required and reassembles and adjusts components. Determines serviceability of parts and diagnoses and determines remedies for failures commonly encountered in the repair of weapon systems using a variety of diagnostic techniques and TMDE with little or no supervision. Assists with inventories. Enters/updates computerized information. Safely uses common hand tools and shop equipment effectively without assistance. May instruct other employees in proper repair maintenance procedures. Required to conduct and receive cross training as directed. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3-5 years experience in Howitzer Armament Systems at DS/GS level required on M119 105MM, M198 155MM and M777 155MM Howitzer.

  • 1-3 years inspection experience required.

  • US Army MOS 45k or 91k or USMC MOS 2131 required.

  • Must have good knowledge of tools and repair equipment.

  • Must have active secret clearance.

  • Must complete QC Inspector PQS within 30 days of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Overseas experience a plus.

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.