AECOM Entry Maintenance Mechanic in Aiken, South Carolina

Business Line Government

Position Title Entry Maintenance Mechanic

United States of America - South Carolina


Job Summary

Savannah River Remediation, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking an

Entry Maintenance Mechanic to be based in our Aiken, SC location.

Performs the installation and maintenance of simple mechanical equipment. Assists under the close supervision of qualified mechanics with moderately complex maintenance tasks on mechanical equipment. Attends classroom, on-the-job, and other types of training as deemed necessary by line management.


  • Work from approved standard and special procedures.

  • Perform simple or routine maintenance activities based on skills and knowledge attained from training and previous experience.

  • Obtain guidance from more experienced or higher grade level mechanics and supervision when the condition warrants.

  • Follow/comply with applicable Safety and Radiological Control policies and procedures.

  • Assemble simple mechanical apparatus from material and parts following instructions.

  • Perform simple mechanical tasks such as painting, tool crib custodian, basic carpentry, safety inspections, carpet installation, ceiling tile installation, repacking valves and minor piping repair.

  • Assist more experienced and higher grade level mechanics with the installation, inspection and maintenance of moderately complex mechanical equipment, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems and allied equipment.

  • Operate motorized vehicles and associated equipment within licensing limits.

  • Perform incidental rigging on equipment once trained and qualified.

  • Perform administrative functions such as read work order instructions and procedures. Complete paperwork associated with work orders to document work performance.

  • Other administrative functions as needed to perform job.

  • Perform work functions such as attend and successfully complete classroom, on-the-job training, lectures, seminars and other forms of training.

  • Meets the physical requirements for the essential job duties, which may include being able to handle 50 pounds, climbing, bending, twisting, exposure to extreme temperatures, wearing protective clothing/equipment (including respiratory) and meeting Rad Con requirements.

  • Performs simple or routine maintenance activities based on skills and knowledge attained from training and previous experience.

  • Other duties as assigned by supervision.

Additional Information:

  • Relocation benefits are not available for these positions.

  • Selected candidates must also pass the Maintenance Unit skills test administered by the Site Maintenance Training personnel.

Minimum Requirements

  • Associate Degree in one of the following or equivalent: Mechanical Engineering Technology, Industrial Maintenance, Machine Technology, General Technology,

  • OR four years of related experience/training equivalent to qualification standards.

  • All candidates must satisfactorily complete the ACT Work Keys Skills Assessment and achieve a minimum score of 4 in Graphic Literacy, 2 in Workplace Observation, 4 in Workplace Document, and 4 in Applied Technology.

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications


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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 178411BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.