AECOM Electrician, Maintenance in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148838BR

Position Title Electrician, Maintenance

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Country Kuwait

State/Province/Region KW - Al Jahrah

City Camp Arifjan

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

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

URS/AECOM has an opening for a­ Electrician, Maintenance - Generator Mechanic in Kuwait.

­Must have a strong background with maintenance of reciprocating engines and hands-on experience with troubleshooting and maintenance for generator sets.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Must have demonstrated ability to provide hands-on troubleshooting and maintenance for the generator sets.

  2. Maintains, repairs, and services Power Generators at the unit, direct support and general support maintenance level.

  3. Overhaul up to, but not including, rebuild of power generation equipment, internal combustion engines and associated equipment through 200KW.

  4. Additional responsibility for ordering and receiving service and replacement parts, coordinating generators and fuel tanks and inspecting and maintaining fuel tanks, fuel burners, and electrical wiring.

  5. Overhaul of starters, alternators, generators, fuel injectors, voltage regulators, switches, control circuits, etc.

  6. Must be willing to service equipment and prepare service documentation.

  7. Observes and follows all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal safety equipment.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • This is a position with a physical rating of heavy.

  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years experience in power generation equipment repairs.

  • Electrical background 1-3 years experience.

  • Automated transfer switch and switchgear experience is a plus.

  • Should have experience in the Army 52 Series MOS or equivalent. All branches of service are encouraged to apply.

  • Must have thorough knowledge of Army technical publications related to power-generation equipment maintenance.

  • Must have a U.S. passport.

  • Must be able to pass a physical exam due to the harsh living and working conditions. Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screening.

  • This is a one (1) year assignment.

  • Must expect to work 12 hour days, seven days a week.

  • Level III English required

Preferred Qualifications N/A

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.