M1 Abrams Mechanic

Location: Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Kuwait
Date Posted: 10-27-2017
Our client is a Fortune 500 company who finance, manage and develop projects for the private and public sectors across the world. Currently looking for talented individuals to join their highly skilled teams in Kuwait - Camp Arifjan on US/NATO military bases.

Benefits : annual flights to and from home country, housing and medical insurance are paid for by the company. 
4-5 weeks vacation, 1-year contract

 The M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank Family, Bradley Fighting System and Self Propelled Fire Support Mechanic maintains; troubleshoots, removes, disassembles, repairs and assembles a variety of equipment and components on the M1Abrams Main Battle Tank Family of Vehicles (FOV), and the Bradley Fighting Vehicle FOV to include laser range finders, fire control systems, sighting systems, elevation control systems, turret drive systems, ballistics control systems, electronic interface systems, and power control panels. This equipment encompasses single and interconnecting assemblies, major components, systems and complete systems undergoing repairs and modifications through several work steps or processes. Provides technical advice to lower level technicians. The following represents general duties and responsibilities this position will be required to complete.
Essential Responsibilities:
  1. Utilizes complex tools, test instruments and a variety of equipment to test item’s reliability, suitability, operational capability and serviceability.
  2. Assures conformance with technical publications, specifications, requirements and varied procedural guidance.
  3. Ascertains that electrical characteristics and tolerances of items will integrate with complete systems and/or equipment.
  4. Performs and witnesses individual component sensitivity tests on electronic equipment and systems. Boresights and/or synchronizes weapon, optical instruments and electronic guidance control system.
  5. Installs laser range finder in the vehicle; test fires and makes the adjustment. Performs and witnesses alignment of entire systems overall performance on electronic equipment and systems.
  6. Utilizes various types of electrical and electronic meters to test equipment such as Maintenance Support Devices (MSD), signal generators, oscillators, oscilloscopes, voltmeters, ohmmeters, frequency amplifiers, and potentiometers.
  7. Sets up and operates complex computer controlled automatic test equipment (ATE) to test and troubleshoot various components and assemblies of electronic equipment such as the Direct Support Electrical Test Systems (DSETS), modules which contain integrated circuits, and printed circuit boards and assemblies.
Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
Minimum Requirements
Minimum requirements:
  • U.S Army MOS 91A/91M or a minimum of 3 years of experience on track vehicles required.
  • Must be familiar with the electronics system on the M1 Abrams tank.
  • Security clearances and background checks are required and performed throughout the duration of the contract.
  • Ability to perform job duties up to 72 hours per week.
  • Must be able to lift 25 Lbs. continuously, 50 Lbs. intermittently
  • Must be able to work in extreme environmental conditions including dust and high temperatures in hazardous conditions.
Preferred Qualifications
What We Offer
Our client 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 them a great place to work and grow. Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Category Maintenance
Country Kuwait
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 168994BR

If you are interested, please send your CV in English to: sofia@icrecruiting.eu
All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. IC Recruiting Ltd. Recruitment license from National Agency of Employment No 2088/22.07.2016
Katia Lazarova
InterContinental Recruiting

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