Light Vehicle Technician III
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World
Light Vehicle Technician III
Inspects, services and repairs light vehicles, snowmobiles and equipment according to schedule.
Uses diagnostic procedures and test equipment to identify and correct equipment faults.
Maintains detailed and accurate records on inspections completed and work performed.
Operates shop equipment including welders, compressors, presses and wheel alignment equipment.
Performs preventative maintenance, repairs and service.
Operates recovery vehicle and performs recovery functions, sometimes outdoors in extreme environmental conditions.
Performs quality work in a timely manner and accurately records that work.
Complies with all Environmental Safety and Health and Quality Assurance requirements and goals.
Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe workplace and ensuring that safety is the highest priority.
Performs other duties as required.
Required Education, Experience, Certificates and Licenses:
A minimum of seven years’ experience in vehicle maintenance and repair
Expected Skills and Competencies:
Must be able to pass an oral examination consisting of 10+ questions pertaining to mechanical systems, electrical and computer systems, as well as other facets of equipment repair.
Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
A minimum of one season experience working on vehicles in Antarctica highly preferred.
Two years training at a technical school
Car dealership experience on a broad range of vehicles, specifically Ford
Previous experience with remote polar operations
ASE certifications, and dealership certifications a plus.
Physical and/or Other
Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods
Successful completion of Medical and Dental examinations required by the NSF for deployment to Antarctica
Successful completion of drug screening and background check required by employer
Successful completion of Federal Background Check required by the NSF
Must be willing and able to lift and move items, parts, assemblies, and equipment up to the safety regulation maximum as required by the position.
Must be willing and able to perform physical activities including heavy lifting, climbing in and out of equipment, crawling, and working outdoors in extreme cold as required by the position.
Must participate in community programs, such as “house-mouse” (chores) , “daisy-picking” (cleaning-up around the station) , recycling efforts & safety objectives.
Valid Driver’s License issued in the United States
Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.
Security Clearance Required: Yes
Amentum / Equal Opportunity Employer
JBAMN R0084431 2023. 03. 10
FVR02 SKUUU, Antarctica Antarctica ZC ZCCX