AECOM Automotive Worker in Fort Polk, Louisiana

Business Line Government

Position Title Automotive Worker

United States of America - Louisiana

Fort Polk

Job Summary

AECOM has immediate openings for Automotive Worker at Fort Polk, LA.

Under the direction of a mechanic will perform a variety of minor repairs and services to maintain motor vehicles. Places and maintains decals on vehicles. Checks and replaces batteries. Rotates, repairs, and replaces tires. Washes, polishes, and cleans interiors and exteriors of vehicles. Drains, flushes, and replaces engine, transmission, and differential grease and oils.

Checks, cleans, calibrates, and replaces spark plugs. Cleans and replaces oil and air filters. Adjusts brakes, replaces windshield wipers, and similar minor parts. Assists on major overhaul jobs by disassembling and cleaning parts, repairing components such as generators and water pumps, and replacing thermostats, points, electrical wiring and other items. Maintains tools and equipment, and cleans work areas.

Perform the following activities under limited indirect supervision in accordance with established procedures:

  1. May remove and replace major and minor mechanical components.

  2. May perform preventative or routine vehicle maintenance such as oil change, radiator service, transmission service, air filter service, chassis lubrication.

  3. May provide assistance to mechanics in the overhaul of major components.

  4. May remove, repair, and replace tires mounted on rims.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Works inside and outside. Frequently exposed to drafts, changing temperatures, noise, heat, dust, fumes, oil and grease. Frequently exposed to the possibility of receiving cuts, burns, bruises and sprains. Required to push, pull, turn and position parts and tools. Lifts and moves heavier items with the assistance of other workers

and with lifting devices such as jacks, hoists and cranes. Performs strenuous work while standing or sitting. Frequently carries items weighing in excess of 44 pounds. Constant lifting, bending, stooping, carrying and reaching while standing and/or sitting. Will be exposed to various weather conditions.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

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

  • Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident

  • Requires a minimum of three (3) years of full time verifiable job-related experience in an automotive, diesel, or agricultural equipment service setting.

  • High school diploma or equivalency required. Valid state issued drivers license. Must be available to work any shift.

  • Knowledge in the use and selection of a wide variety of hand and power tools common to the automotive trade.

  • This position requires a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screening.

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.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187543BR

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.