AECOM Aircraft Mechanic II Machinist in Ft. Campbell, Kentucky

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147654BR

Position Title Aircraft Mechanic II Machinist

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Kentucky

City Ft. Campbell

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


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 for an experienced Aircraft Mechanic II (Machinist ) for a position in Ft. Campbell, KY.Machinist is responsible for the proper care and use of machine, material and equipment, as well as following instructions. The design and automatic features of these machines permit the operation of more than one machine or subsequent operations. Must know shop mathematics, the characteristics of various metals and be able to secure certain information from prints as required. Checks proper sizes, fits, and finishes as required and record results. Machinist is responsible for the orderliness of working areas and the following of approved shop procedures. All calibrated measuring tools are furnished. Must set up, locate, or manufacture fixtures and work-holding devices, load and unload work fixtures and devices. Employee may be required to adjust cutting tools as required to maintain dimensions due to tool wear and reground tools. Employee will assemble tools and fixtures as needed. Machinist also performs precision boring of complicated fabricated machine tool parts, jigs, dies and fixtures, used in production and tooling for manufacturing and assembly. This work must be very accurate with very little or no tolerance allowed generally +0.0000 to -0.0005. Machinist should require a minimum of supervision. Must be able to make set-ups and grind tools. Machinist must use proper feeds, speeds, coolant, or lubricant for the appropriate machining operation.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent is desirable.

  • Military Experience is a plus.

  • 5 years Aviation experience required.

  • Must have experience in Computer Numerical Controls (CNC) Mills and lathes programming, set up, operating, and maintaining.

  • Must also have experience with conventional machines: lathes, mills, honing machines and surface grinders.

  • Must have experience with Omax water jet programming, set up, operating, and maintenance.

  • Must be familiar with Fagor, Haas, Okuma, and Funuc controllers.

  • Must be proficient with drawing on Master Cam and Bob Cad programming.

  • Must be able to read blueprints, spec, tech manuals, DMWRs, and be able to reverse engineer parts that have no drawings.

  • Must be proficient with heat treating all types of metals.

  • Candidates must be able to move parts anywhere within work area, as required.

  • Machinist must also do general maintenance to equipment, and cleanup to maintain the work area in an orderly condition.

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.