Heavy Equipment Mechanic - Abrams
Fort Riley, KS
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
Must have three (3) or more years of maintenance experience on tracked/wheeled vehicles; preferably on the Abrams Tanks
High school diploma or equivalent required
Ability to efffectively 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 overall 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
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENT:
This assignment is a US Government Contract which requires all applicants to be US Citizens.
NO SUBCONTRACT REQUIREMENT:
No third-party applicants will be considered. If you are a third party contracting company, please do not respond to this position.
Jennifer’s focus at Contract Professionals, Inc. is working in the defense industry to help candidates find employment with CPI’s international defense suppliers.
Jennifer works to assist military veterans, as they seek out new job opportunities, while transitioning from the military to civilian life. More specifically, Jennifer's goal is to match the military veterans she represents with civilian employment opportunities. Her aim is to provide the military veterans with jobs where they can utilize the skills and experience they've gained in the military.
Jennifer is proud to be a part of the CPI team. She says that it’s easy to stay motivated because she comes to work each day, excited to work with transitioning military personnel and veterans from across the United States.
Jennifer was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education from Baker College in Michigan.
She enjoys working out, cooking, and spending time at her cottage in the northern part of the lower peninsula of Michigan.