AECOM Automotive Worker in Fort Polk, Louisiana

United States of America - Louisiana, Fort Polk

Job Summary

AECOM has immediate opening for Automotive Worker in Department - PREPO Fleet at Fort Polk, LA.

The Automotive Worker performs a variety of minor repairs and services to maintain motor vehicles duties that require an understanding of simple vehicle maintenance.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Places and maintains decals on vehicles, checks and replaces batteries, rotates, repairs, and replaces tires, washes, polishes, and cleans interiors and exteriors of vehicles, drains, flushes, and replaces engine, transmission, and differential grease and oils, checks, cleans, calibrates, and replaces spark plugs, cleans and replaces oil and air filters.

  2. Adjusts brakes, replaces windshield wipers, and similar minor parts, assists on major overhaul jobs by disassembling and cleaning parts, repairing components such as generators and water pumps, and replacing thermostats, points, electrical wiring and other items, maintains tools and equipment, and cleans work areas.

  3. Performs all work in accordance to the applicable Technical Manual for the vehicle and work assigned.

  4. Must be able recognize and know proper usage of a variety of automotive tools.

  5. Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

  1. Must be able to lift 50 lbs with or without accommodation.

  2. Must utilize all proper lifting procedures and practices.

  3. Must wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

  4. Must be able to work at heights.

  5. Must be able to climb in and out of vehicles of various sizes and heights

  6. Must be able to work under pressure and strenuous conditions.

  7. Must be able to meet short suspense dates.

  8. Must be able to conduct work in the out-of-doors area with potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions (i.e. extreme temperatures, high humidity, rain and blowing dust).

  9. Must be able to withstand prolonged periods of stooping; climbing; standing; and sitting for long periods of uninterrupted time.

  10. May require shift work.

  11. May be required to work an uncommon tour of duty including nights, weekends, and holidays.

  12. During the usual work period, the worker may be exposed to sounds and noise levels that are distracting and uncomfortable.

Other Responsibilities :

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

  1. Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident.

  2. High school diploma or equivalent.

  3. One or more years’ experience and specific knowledge in vehicle maintenance either through schooling or verifiable on the job experience.

  4. Must have or be able to obtain site forklift and other licenses/certifications.

  5. Must have a valid and current state driver’s license.

  6. Must understand and be able to use Technical Manuals.

  7. Must be able to complete paperwork associated with vehicle maintenance and repairs.

  8. Ability to manipulate and use hand tools and hydraulic equipment.

  9. Ability to work in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Maintenance and repair of military tactical vehicles, as well as, lawn mower (push, riding, zero turn), ATV, side by side, HMMWV, light wheeled trailers

  • ASE and/or Diesel Mechanic Certifications.

  • Experience in field repairs and recovery.

What We Offer

AECOM 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 AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195679BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.