Contractor - Abrams Combat Vehicle Mechanic (23430 - Heavy Equipment Mechanic SCA) at Ft. Riley

in Junction City (Ft Riley), KS

Contractor - Abrams Combat Vehicle Mechanic (23430 - Heavy Equipment Mechanic SCA) at Ft. Riley Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    107758857

  • Req #

    2274

  • Business Unit

    Land Systems

  • Job Category

    Legal

  • Job Location

    Junction City (Ft Riley), KS, US

  • Job Type

    Full Time

  • Remote

    No

Requisition Number: 2274
Location: Fort Riley, KS (LFTRILEY)
Position Type: Contract
Education Required: GED
Relocation Provided: No
Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
Department: Fort Hood Operations Domestic - L9592 (Direct)

Position Description:
Contractor - Abrams Combat Vehicle Mechanic (23430 - Heavy Equipment Mechanic SCA) at Ft. Riley, KS
Hourly Rate: $21.73 + H&W $4.41 (Bill Rates: ST - $36.60, OT - $44.01)

Experienced Abrams maintenance mechanic, familiar with the modification and maintenance tasks on the variations of the Abrams Tanks (M1A1ED, M1A2SEP V2, M104, HAB) and other tracked/wheeled vehicles;

Provide input to program planning, schedules, and maintenance techniques for the Abrams Fleet Vehicles and other tracked/wheeled vehicles;

Identify technical problems and assist Field Service Representative in performing maintenance;

Perform other duties as assigned by Leadership responsible for maintenance.

Position Requirements:
Must have one (1) or more years of maintenance experience working the Abrams Tanks;

High school diploma or equivalent required;

Ability to effectively communicate (both orally & in writing) and interact with internal & external customers;

Ability to operate in a team and cross functional environment;

Efficient knowledge of Microsoft Applications;

Must be able to gain access to US Military facilities or bases;

Required to work at heights, lift and carry up to 50 pounds, able to climb, kneel, stoop, bend and work in extreme temperatures and weather conditions;

Must be a U.S. person;

Must posses a valid State Driver's License and be able to obtain a tank driver's license, if required;

Must meet the anthropometric requirements to entry into the driver's station or into an enclosed military vehicle;

Must have an understanding of customer contacts and relationships;

Maintain accountability of assigned tools and property;

Adhere to shop safety operations;

Be able to work autonomously with government personnel.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. General Dynamics Land Systems is committed to working with and providing accommodations to individuals with a disability. Candidates who require a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the application or hiring process may contact benefits@gdls.com for assistance. Determination of requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

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