IBD-SS Mechanic (General), SWA - (Secret Clearance Required)

Clearance Level
Field Engineering

REQ#: RQ81346

Travel Required: 75-100%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Mechanic (General) in support of the IBD-SS program’s SWA area of operations. Must have a current and active Secret clearance. A Mechanic (General), will provide sustainment maintenance and perform periodic PMCS maintenance on all types of Elevated Sensors generators ranging in size from 2kW to 100kW.

Primary Duties:

  • Performs operational checks, induction and return to service inspections, troubleshoot faults, remove and replace components, service generators, remove and replace fluids, make adjustments and alignments, use hand tools and electronic measuring devices such as AC/DC voltmeters and, ohms meters

  • Must be able to read, understand, and follow technical manuals, engineering documents, schematic diagrams, safety bulletins, and news flashes; be able to input data into databases and be able to retrieve data to perform maintenance or provide reports as requested

  • Skilled generator mechanic with knowledge of diesel engines with the ability to perform engine repairs

  • Electrical troubleshooting and relay logic

  • Knowledge of AC/DC power

  • Able to test current, ohms, and voltage in a safe manner

  • Repair and /or replace damaged parts on generators

  • Service generators with oil changes

  • Updates applicable maintenance databases, and informs Lead of job status and any issues encountered

  • Tracks and updates work orders to include the replacement of parts’ component serial numbers removed and replaced

  • May travel via military/commercial conveyances to outlying areas

  • Must have the ability to generate/produce data and reports

  • Interact and professionally exhibit customer service skills and be able to present a positive approach with customers and peers

  • Must be able to withstand physical demands of seasonal hot or cold temperatures and willing to live and operate in an austere environment

  • Must be willing to support up to an 84-hour Extended Work Week

  • Possesses a US passport that will not expire for at least 2 or more years and must have at least 4 consecutive blank pages for country visas

  • Must be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operations

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb ladders, and be able to work in a non-climate controlled environment

Desired Qualifications:

  • Relevant and recent experience supporting Force Protection systems is highly desirable

  • Experience utilizing COLTS (or similar such as RCLS) and operating within the GCSS-A environment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Powerpoint, and Excel

  • Import/Export (ITAR/EXIM) compliance experience

  • Experience in a rapid paced, time sensitive, high quality environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills along with strong customer service

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize commitments, and manage time effectively including attention to detail

Education Required:

  • BA/BS with 5-8 years of experience. Additional years of experience in lieu of the degree maybe considered. (12 total years of applicable experience in lieu of a degree.)Journeyman

Security Clearance:

  • Must have an active and current US Secret security clearance and be able to maintain it.


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