KBR AAV Mechanic in JACKSONVILLE, Florida

Title: AAV Mechanic


Job Number: 1051477

Under supervision, performs basic automotive mechanic duties involving inspection, maintenance, and repair of the AAV family of vehicles, which are diesel-powered, heavy duty vehicles having utility systems or special hydraulic, pneumatic or mechanical systems features and controls designed for combat, ship loading or special applications. Provides technical assistance, guidance, or training to lower level mechanics and assists higher level mechanics. Performs other tasks as there assigned.


High school graduate or equivalent. Five years of directly related work experience.

Complete the Assault Amphibious Vehicle Repairer Basic or equivalent.

Complete the AAV Intermediate Repair Course or equivalent.

Working knowledge of how heavy duty machinery, engines, hydraulic systems, transmissions and other parts and systems work.

Ability to detect faulty items, determine cause of malfunction, and determine best repair methods.

Ability to assemble, disassemble, repair, or modify components and systems.

Ability to read and interpret parts lists, manufacturers’ and Government repair manuals, diagrams, and electrical schematics.

Thorough understanding of the principles of operation and required repairs of all components and sub-components including but not limited to the Hull, Suspension, Engine, Transmission, Up-gunned Weapons Station, crane, winches and sub-components.

Ability to utilize Technical Manuals, Lubrication Orders/Instructions, Modification Instructions and Modification Work Orders to repair AAVs.

Working knowledge of requisitioning requirements utilizing appropriate Stock List, Parts Manuals, etc.

Ability to comply with all established methods, quality standards, and time schedules applicable to this position.

U.S. Citizen.

Job: Skilled Trades - Other