Inspector Howitzer Repair

$110,000 - $120,000 yearly
  • Bagram, Afghanistan
  • Apr 18, 2019
Contractor Engineering General Labor Government Other Skilled Labor Maintenance

Job Description

AECOM has an exciting opportunity in Afghanistan on the EAGLE contract for inspector Howitzer Repair. The Inspector performs initial inspections to determine the nature and extent of the Howitzer weapon system repairs required. Performs final inspections on weapon system after repairs have been­ completed.­ The Inspector disassembles and examines parts and assemblies as required and reassembles and adjusts components. Determines the serviceability of parts and diagnoses and determines remedies for failures commonly encountered in the repair of weapon systems using a variety of diagnostic techniques and TMDE with little or no supervision. Prepares records of inspection/tests and makes them available to the QA/QC Department. Safely uses common hand tools and shop equipment effectively without assistance. May instruct other employees in proper repair maintenance procedures. Cross trains when required to ensure maximum flexibility and possession of technical skills in the development and maintenance of quality programs. Ensures compliance with government and corporate regulations, company ­SOPs, directives, and technical manuals to establish and maintain a quality management program. Coordinates with Shop Supervisor when technical problems arise and in-­depth mechanical knowledge is required. Maintains cross-talk with QA and LAR representatives. Conducts surveillance and performs other administrative duties as required within the Quality Control Office.

­Ensures strict compliance with safety practices and support the AC FIRST­ Safety Policies and Procedures. Instills a safety first mentality within respective work areas and a culture that achieves low accident rates and minimal lost-time injuries. Adhere to ISO Policies, Procedures, and Work Instructions in support of the­ AC FIRST Quality Management System. Performs other duties as assigned.


*Minimum Requirements 

*             ­3-5 years’ experience in Howitzer Armament Systems at DS/GS level

*             ­required on M119 105MM, M198 155MM, and M777 155MM Howitzer.

*             ­1-3 years inspection experience required.

*             ­U.S. Army MOS 45K, 91K or USMC MOS 2131 required.

*             ­Work experience may be substituted for educational requirements and/or

*             ­educational achievements may be substituted for years of experience.

*             ­Example: Two (2) years of experience is equivalent to (2) years of college

*             ­and vice versa.

*             ­Must complete a Quality Control Inspector PQS test within 30 days of hire.

*             ­Must have knowledge of diagnostic tools and forms used at the unit and

*             ­DS/GS level.

*             ­Must have good knowledge of tools and repair equipment.

*             ­Must be able to read and understand Howitzer weapon system schematics.

*             ­Must have a thorough knowledge of military technical publications.

*             ­Must have a collaborative work style that fosters cooperation and teamwork.

 Anthony Altemoos

Team C


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