AECOM Propellant Pneumatic Mechanic in Kennedy Space Center, Florida

Business Line Government

Position Title Propellant Pneumatic Mechanic

United States of America - Florida

Kennedy Space Center

Job Summary

Independently perform maintenance, modification, refurbishment, cleaning, troubleshooting, repair, adjustment, calibration, verification, certification, checkout, test and operation of cryogenics, hypergolics, high and low pressure GN2, GHe and GO2, solvents and other liquids, gases and solid propellants equipment used in receival, storage and delivery of these various commodities such as tube banks, storage, vessels, converters, tractors, vacuum systems, engines, pumps, compressors, rechargers, transfer hoses, various fixed systems and other related equipment. This classification may include managing hazardous materials or other environmental responsibilities.

Essential Responsibilities:

-Operates fixed or mobile equipment or systems used to receive, store, treat, transfer and deliver various liquids, gases and solid commodities, hazardous waste materials or other contaminated liquids.

-Performs mixing of special gases, as required.

-Perform piping and tubing fabrication, installation, reconditioning and testing of all types of high pressure lines and flexible hoses.

-Maintains compliance with Federal, State, local, NASA and Air Force laws and regulations and requirements and KSC/CCAFS energy management conservation regulations, collective bargaining agreements, security, safety, hurricane and other specialized programs or contractual requirements relating to the business of the section, working within the limits of established policy.

-Works from written or verbal instruction, blueprints, diagrams, schematics, vendor manuals and applicable specifications and codes.

-Conducts functional and operational tests of refurbished, repaired, and modified equipment and systems including hydrostatic testing and GN2 leak checks, if required.

-Obtains measurements, field dimensions and other related information necessary to complete job assignments.

-Uses shop tools such as crimpers, hydraulic and hand binders, flare machines, torque wrenches, micrometers, calipers and other associated equipment.

-Operates vehicles and other types of equipment required for completion of assigned tasks.

-May operate gas welding equipment to perform cutting, burning, and soldering, as necessary, to accomplish work assignments.

-Maintains logs, records, charts, etc., as required.

-Maintains certifications, licenses, permits, etc., required for performance of assigned tasks.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

High School diploma, technical school preferred. Three years of related work experience in propellant systems. Equivalent education/experience is applicable. Thorough knowledge of all principles within a specified (shop craft or technical or administrative) discipline, and Federal, State, and local regulations, including NASA and USAF, relating to areas of specialty. Able to pass physical and maintain SCAPE Suite physical requirements.

Preferred Qualifications

Local candidates.

Ability to pass SCAPE physical within 45 days of employment and receive SCAPE certification with 60 days of employment.

Must possess or be able to obtain a CDL Class A and HazMat endorsement.

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.

Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 164697BR