AECOM Heavy Equipment Mechanic in Fort Polk, Louisiana
Requisition/Vacancy No. 147212BR
Position Title Heavy Equipment Mechanic
Job Category Maintenance
Business Line Government
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - Louisiana
City Fort Polk
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
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.
AECOM has an immediate opening for aHeavy Equipment Mechanicw/CDL at Ft. Polk, LA .
Inspects machines andequipmentto diagnose defects, dismantles and reassemblesequipmentandheavy equipment.
This worker operates and inspects machines orequipmentto diagnose defects, dismantles and reassemblesequipment, using hoists and hand tools, examines parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges, replaces defective engines and subassemblies, such as transmissions, and tests overhauledequipmentto insure operating efficiency.
Themechanicwelds broken parts and structural members, may direct workers engaged in cleaning parts and assisting with assembly and disassembly ofequipment,and may repair, adjust and maintain mining machinery, such as stripping and loading shovels, drilling and cutting machines, and continuous mining machines.
High school diploma/GED and must have at least 5 years actual and recent experience in repairing and maintainingheavy equipmentto include 3 years actual and recent related experience in the field consistent with the requirements set forth in the contract.
Candidates must be able to obtain a Class "A" Commercial Drivers License (CDL) within 90 days of employment.
Knowledge and proper use of special tools /equipmentrequired to perform assigned maintenance tasks is mandatory.
Must be able to meet physical requirements associated with and / or pass any medical examination requirements related to performing daily assigned tasks.
May be required to pass and maintain a U.S. Government background security check.
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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.