Ground Support Equipment Mechanic, 3 CR UME

Fort Cavazos, TX
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Installation, Maintenance & Repair
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Req ID: 2024-11873


Job Summary:

This position is responsible for all repairs, preventative maintenance to include initial and final inspections, IAW AR 750-1, on tactical GSE equipment consisting of power generation, external fuel delivery systems, refrigerated systems, vans and/or trailers and towing equipment.


Job Responsibilities:

  • The Ground Support Equipment Mechanic diagnoses malfunctions and repairs Ground Support Equipment (GSE).

  • Advises and trains lower grade workers on diagnosis and repair of less complex repair/maintenance problems.

  • Inspects and approves completed maintenance actions, solves repair problems by studying drawings, wiring diagrams and schematics, and technical publications.

  • Uses automated maintenance data systems to monitor maintenance trends, analyze equipment requirements, maintain equipment records, and document maintenance actions, and analyzes, diagnosis, and repairs GSE using conventional and digital multi-meters, voltmeters, ohmmeters, frequency counters, oscilloscopes, circuit card testers, transistor testers, and hand tools.

  • This mechanic prepares GSE for storage and mobility deployment; and operates, cleans, inspects, and services GSE towing vehicles. In addition to maintaining vehicle records, this mechanic maintains and updates paper and electronic equipment records, provides dispatch service for GSE, including good housekeeping, tool control, Foreign Object Damage prevention, and safety at all times.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess good verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be proficient w/Microsoft Office Skills

  • Must be extremely knowledgeable in U.S. Army maintenance procedures and AR 750-1.

  • Must be able to pass our pre-employment drug screening and background screening.

  • Must have a minimum of 10+ years of experience maintaining GSE.

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

  • Must have a: Refrigerant Recycling and Recovery Certification.

  • Must have the ability to receive a favorable TIER-1 investigation result and obtain and maintain a CAC.

  • Must be able to bring and use your own tools.

Desired Qualifications:

  • U.S. Army 91 series MOS qualification or civilian equivalent.

  • ASE Certification desired.

  • Valid Commercial Driver’s License (Class A or B) with “X” Endorsement a plus!

Pay and Benefits:

  • Hourly Compensation: $31.04.

  • Retention Bonus of $1,000 upon completion of 750 hours.

  • Completion Bonus of up to $5,000 (a pro-rated bonus based on the total hours worked).

Physical Demands:

  • Physical requirements include (but are not limited to) the ability to lift 60 pounds, pushing, pulling, carrying, stooping, bending, squatting, and reaching.

  • This position involves working both indoors and outdoors. Work environment includes periodic overtime, exposure to heat, dust, cold, and inclement weather conditions.

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.

  • Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job: Installation, Maintenance & Repair

Travel: None

Organization: Wolverine

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-11873