AECOM Mechanical Engineer in Holloman, New Mexico

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143896BR

Position Title Mechanical Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - New Mexico

City Holloman AFB

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 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

Responsibilities include but are not limited to;

Diagnosing, troubleshooting and repairing radar and positioning systems.

Performing preventive maintenance inspections on equipment and to determine what maintenance is needed.

Researching and ordering replacement components and spare parts for radar and position control system.

Utilize safe rigging and lifting techniques.

Setting up and testing various types of mechanical equipment to determine equipment specifications and performance.

Recommend improvements to maintenance methods, system and equipment performance as well as operational efficiencies.

Analyzes work problems and recommends solutions.

Train and mentor technicians

Follows all OSHA Safety Regulations.

Safely utilizes various measuring, diagnostic and testing equipment to help provide efficient solutions.

Maintains a strict schedule in order to successfully complete assignments on time.

Other duties as assigned by Management or Supervisor.

Physical Requirements:

Must be capable maintaining physical condition to regularly lift up to 50 pounds.

Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to include a respirator.

Must be capable of regularly climbing extension ladders, tower ladders, stepladders and stairs.

Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitively.

Requires the ability to regularly kneel.

Requires the ability to repetitively stretch or reach horizontal or vertically.

Must be capable to walk extensively.

Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Other Attributes:

This position will require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules for extended periods of time.

Must be willing to work overtime when required.

Must be capable of working independently with minimal or no supervision.

Additional Information:

Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

Possess a valid driver’s license.

Must be a United States Citizen.

This position will require the ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance at our client’s location and their customer program access.

Minimum Requirements

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

A minimum of six years’ experience as a Mechanical Engineer with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Preferred Qualifications:

Ability to perform static and dynamic design and analysis of mechanical systems.

A strong knowledge of mechanical equipment to allow for troubleshooting and new or modified design implementation.

Excellent skills with 3d modeling and 2d CAD applications.

In depth knowledge of ME field of concepts, practices and procedures to include a wide degree of creativity and latitude.

Must be able to work individually and as a team member, able to take direction but must also lead and direct the work of others.

Self-initiative is a must.

Effective communication both verbally and written and understands the System Engineering process to include the ability to present/coordinate PDR’s, CDR’s, etc. and conduct FAT’s.

Excellent abilities regarding project/job management with experience in the procurement, cost and budget process.

Must possess strong computer knowledge of;



Pro Engineer, specifically Creo Elements and Structure


Microsoft Office.

Experience in fabrication techniques, welding principles and integration of designs and can direct personnel regarding fabrication, integration, execution and procedural implementation of those designs.

Strong working knowledge of documentation and configuration control.

Experience in Model Making and/or fiberglass/composite design a necessity.

Preferred Qualifications Local Candidates preferred.

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.