AECOM Small Engine Mechanic in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148854BR

Position Title Small Engine Mechanic

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 Small Engine Mechanic Lead in Kuwait.

As a working leader performs maintenance tasks and provides guidance for assigned personnel in the maintenance of small engines. Monitors the maintenance activities of and trains assigned personnel. Coordinates maintenance efforts with supervisor and supporting specialist shop lead person. Reviews maintenance records for accuracy and completeness. Provides on-the-job leadership and training for assigned personnel. Coordinates with the manager and supervisors to carry out duties in an effective and efficient manner.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Ensures that assigned personnel have access to and use adequate technical data.

  2. Participates in and ensures compliance with established, housekeeping, tool control, environmental and safety programs.

  3. Monitors the status of engines in work and coordinates efforts with subordinate personnel and with supervisor and support shop personnel.

  4. Ensures control and proper maintenance of bench stock, micro-purchase assets (global), assigned special tools and support equipment.

  5. Within qualification conducts inspections of engine maintenance to ensure quality and completeness.

  6. Monitors quality control reports and ensures that corrective measures are implemented to improve quality and prevent the development of adverse trends.

  7. Assists assigned personnel in requisitioning parts, determining the repairability and serviceability of parts and components in question and ensures supply discipline.

  8. In coordination with the section supervisor and the training specialist provides on-the-job training of new employees.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • Completion of high school or the equivalent is required.

  • Completion of specialized courses is desired.

  • The ability to read and write and interpret technical data and special operating instructions is required.

  • A minimum of three (3) years of experience of which two (2) years must be performed as a senior engine mechanic is required.

  • An in-depth knowledge of the applicable engine is required.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills and leadership ability are 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.