• MRAP MECHANIC Jobs in Kuwait City

  • Vectrus
  • Kuwait City

Job Description:



This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company


Under the supervision of the Training Equipment Set Supervisor/Lead, performs full range of field level maintenance on Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) family of tactical wheeled vehicles


Performs the full range of repair and modification work on vehicles powered by internal combustion engines

Inspecting, servicing, maintaining, repairing, replacement, adjusting and testing of wheeled vehicles systems, subsystems and components

Service automotive electrical systems including wiring harness and starting and charging systems

Examine vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunctions

Test drive vehicles, and test components and systems, using equipment such as infrared engine analyzers, compression gauges, and computerized diagnostic devices

Repairs, relines, replaces, and adjusts brakes

Follows checklists to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, spark

plugs, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas

Follows repair procedures, using charts, and technical manuals

Tests and adjusts repaired systems to meet military performance specifications

Troubleshoots and diagnoses hydraulic systems

Performs routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications, and tune-ups

Disassemble units and inspect parts for wear, using micrometers, calipers, and gauges

Troubleshoots and diagnoses engine, drivetrain, steering and brake systems

Repairs, adjusts and/or replaces faulty components

Performs other duties as assigned


Automated data processing equipment to include computer, printer, and other general office equipment outfitted with MSOffice software; secure handheld radio sets; non-tactical vehicles


Work is generally conducted in a shop environment; however, duties may involve the conduct of work in the out-of-doors area with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices Must comply with OSHA, EPA, and Fire Regulations and published company work rules

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES Work may require very heavy lifting up to/exceeding 70lbs, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents



Education/Certifications One-year related experience may be substituted for one year of education if degree is required

High School graduate or equivalent with training in equipment maintenance and management procedures at the Field/Sustainment Level of maintenance

Apprenticeship in Light/Heavy Automobile Repair, Automotive Mechanic or similar preferred

MRAP University certification preferred

MOS 91B/H/S military training or equivalent preferred

A valid drivers license and the ability to obtain a US Government Motor Vehicle Operators License


Approximately two (2) years experience as an electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems maintenance mechanic

Approximately three (3) years of hands on experience as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic with one year at field/sustainment maintenance level of maintenance

Experience maintaining MRAP family of tactical wheeled vehicles


Must have knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

Familiar with the use of military electronic or paper version technical manuals

Ability to read, analyzes, understand and interprets blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams, reports technical publications and documents

The ability to troubleshoot, determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it

Must have excellent communications skills, both written and oral, in English

Ability to work in a diverse workforce

Requires a collaborative work style, fostering cooperation, and teamwork

Must exercise discretion and good sound judgment

Knowledgeable of the Army Maintenance Management Principles and Standards

Knowledgeable of physical security of government issued equipment

Possesses excellent interpersonal skills; must be customer-oriented and diverse

Ability to handle confidential company and employee information with complete discretion

Ability to work effectively with employees and management of all levels to include multi-national staff, superiors, and ranking military officers and non-commissioned officers

Must have good understanding in the use of MS Office other related applications

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Software
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 08th Apr 2020

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Company Profile:




Company Turnover
1 100 Crores

Company Size
1 10 Employees

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