KBR APS-3: SCA 05190 Motor Vehicle Mechanic (Mech III) in Goose Creek, South Carolina

Title: APS-3: SCA 05190

Motor Vehicle Mechanic (Mech III)

Location: US-US-SC-Goose Creek

Job Number: 1064459

KBRwyle executes a contract for the US Army

to provide Maintenance and Logistics services for the Army’s Prepositioned Warstock set #3 (APS-3) at the Army Strategic Logistics Activity Charleston (ASLAC), located on the Charleston Naval Weapons Station.

The Maintenance Department consists of 180-210 employees in nine maintenance shops across 12 facilities, and provides Field Level Maintenance on the full spectrum combat and tactical equipment assigned to the program.

KBRwyle is seeking highly qualified senior mechanics with automotive maintenance training and experience to work in our wheeled vehicle and trailer shops. Certifications and proof of qualifications should be provided with resume at the time of application. The hiring manager reserves the right to review and validate qualifications to determine the best fit candidate.

Position Description (per SCA Directory of Occupations):


The Motor Vehicle Mechanic repairs, rebuilds, or overhauls major assemblies of internal combustion automobiles, buses, trucks or tractors. Work involves most of the following: Diagnosing the source of trouble and determining the extent of repairs required; replacing worn or broken parts such as piston rings, bearings, or other engine parts; grinding and adjusting valves; rebuilding carburetors; overhauling transmissions; and repairing fuel injection, lighting, and ignition systems. In general, the work of the Motor Vehicle Mechanic requires rounded training and experience usually acquired through a formal apprenticeship or equivalent.

This position requires computer literacy.

This position reports directly to a maintenance shop supervisor

General Responsibilities:


his Motor Vehicle Mechanic works as a Senior Mechanic in one of the Automotive Maintenance Shops within the Maintenance Department.

This mechanic will perform field level automotive maintenance on all Automotive, tactical, and combat equipment assigned or work-loaded to the APS-3 program. As the senior mechanic, may be eligible to lead a team of 8-12 lesser qualified or experienced mechanics. Uses government furnished special tools, property, and facilities to perform responsibilities.

Performs varied duties including:

Field level maintenance on US military automotive equipment. Includes diagnostics, parts identification and requisition, servicing and repair in accordance with technical specifications and specified repair times.


Limited A/C repair and service on a wide range of automotive and material handling equipment


Maintain maintenance records and documentation in accordance with government regulations and local policies


Properly use, store, account for, and disposal of hazardous materials and waste used and generated in the performance of duties.

Comply with all federal, state, and local regulations and procedures for handling and disposal of hazardous materials.


Movement of materiel and assets with forklifts and dollies


Upon notification from the government, deploys to support issuing or receipt of equipment


Certificate of training from vocational school or other recognized source with a major study in automotive maintenance, automotive technology, or other related field

Completion of the basic automotive mechanics course, or equivalent a plus.

Completion of the advanced automotive maintenance course, or equivalent a plus

Prior military maintenance training and experience on tactical and combat vehicles a plus

8 years’ experience in directly relevant work

In lieu of formal course work, a combination of college credits, ASE Certifications, on-the-job training, other formalized training, or experience may be considered

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

Ability to interpret and apply technical instruction, schematics, and diagrams

Possesses personal tools that meets the required tool list

Possess a valid State Motor Vehicle Operator License.

U.S. Citizen.

Must obtain and maintain local base access

Must be able to obtain and maintain Common Access Card (CAC) requirements.

Meet government specified requirements to be deployable, including annual health screenings, training requirements, and passport

EPA certification in Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling Program to be compliant with section 609 of the Clean Air Act is a plus

ASE Certified in A or T series is a plus

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Skilled Trades - Mechanical