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Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Temple, TX

Posted: 01/29/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Industry: Defense/Government Job Number: 23-00751

Job Description

Part of a team installing field modification kits on combat vehicles at owning unit locations.
Daily duties include o Operating combat vehicles o Reading and interpreting work instructions, engineering drawings, and safety instructions o Disassembling combat vehicles and vehicle sub-systems o Use tooling to provision for modification kits: cutting, grinding, drilling, tapping, welding, painting o Assembling modification kits o Welding Steel and Aluminum (MIG) o Installing modification kits into combat vehicles o Applying software and firmware updates o Troubleshooting and repair vehicle faults o Maintaining accountability and serviceability assigned equipment o Communicating and/or reporting of workcompleted, vocal and/or MS Office applications o Interact with Soldiers o Over 80% travel o Travel CONUS and OCONUS

Must have experience as a certified welder Must have mechanical ability Must be able to follow instructions, processes, and work as part of a team Must maintain a safe work environment and comply with safety objectives and policies Must be able to wear and pass respirator fit test Must wear issued PPE as directed for assigned task Must be able to refrain from social media/cell phone usage at work Eligible for secret clearance Eligible for DOD issued Common Access Card Basic computer skills o MS Office Outlook, Excel, Power Point o Automated timecard Possess and maintains current passport

High School Diploma or Equivalent.

This assignment is a US Government Contract which requires all applicants to be US Citizens.

No third-party applicants will be considered. If you are a third party contracting company, please do not respond to this position.

Meet Your Recruiter

Greg Allen
Team Leader - Defense Solutions

With over 14 years of recruiting experience, Greg specializes in recruiting military veterans for Contract Professionals, Inc.'s defense clients nationwide (CONUS)and overseas (OCONUS). Part of his job is to also mentor new CPI recruiters and assist them in meeting their career objectives.

Greg takes great pride in his ability to support our military veterans, as they navigate the transition process. This includes providing transitioning military personnel with job information and vital career guidance, after they are discharged from the military. Greg regularly works to support transitioning military personnel and veterans by matching their skills to a rewarding career within their area of expertise.

Greg holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Western Michigan University.

He enjoys golf, cooking, travel, music and most sports!  Go Broncos!

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