|Job Ref:||136267BR||Employer:||AECOM||Country:||United States||County/State:||Kentucky||City:||Lexington/Bluegrass||Address:||Post Date:||30/09/2016 12:11|
Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.
About the Business Line
AECOM's Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM's Government business line and is comprised of three divisions - International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.
Electronics Technician - Maintenance II (Robotics)
Position is located at Lexington/Bluegrass, KY.
Responsible for providing both technical assistance and maintenance of all robotic systems used by U.S. Military forces. Ensure all robotic systems are fully operational and maintained to the highest readiness possible to meet operational, exercise and training needs of U.S. Military forces. Plan and implement routine maintenance on all robotic platforms, thorough knowledge of technical publications related to maintenance. Clarity of written and oral expression desired. Must have knowledge of the scopes and limitations of various categories of electronic maintenance (related maintenance functions) and their applications to the contract unit. Must be able to inspect, repair, and operate ground support and auxiliary equipment.
1. Applies basic and some advanced technical knowledge to solve unusually complex problems that typically cannot be solved solely be referencing manufacturers' manuals or similar documents including determining the location and density of circuitry, evaluating electromagnetic radiation, isolating malfunctions, and incorporating engineering changes.
2. Requires a detailed understanding of the interrelationships of circuits and judgment in planning work sequence, in selecting tools, testing instruments, and is reviewed for compliance with accepted practices.
3. Work may be reviewed by a lead for general compliance with accepted practices.
4. Troubleshoots, maintains and repairs small unmanned ground vehicles and related payloads; micro and mainframe computers and terminals; and industrial measuring, controlling equipment, and industrial calibration devices.
5. This technician works under minimal supervision and achieves technical guidance, as required, from lead or higher-level technician.
6. Applies technical knowledge of electronics principles in determining malfunctions, and applies skill in restoring equipment operations.
Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
Work is performed in a shop environment that is moderately lighted, heated and ventilated, is exposed to disagreeable fumes and to cuts and bruises from using tools in close placed and hazards of moving vehicles such as forklifts and sweepers in shop area. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, and taste or smell. Frequently lifts items weighing 40-45 pounds and occasionally in excess of 50 pounds. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts, extreme heat, and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; extreme cold; and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud, or may include unsafe conditions, questioning nonstandard operations or environmental factors that may involve unmitigated hazards, and providing feedback to supervisors and managers on all safety issues.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required, associates or bachelor's degree in mechanical, electrical or robotics engineering preferred.
Must know theory and principles of flow of power within an electronic circuit, robotic motion controllers and software, brushless direct current electronic motors and point-to-point communications devices. Must be capable of using and reading schematics, wiring diagrams, block diagrams and data tables.
Minimum five (5) years actual and recent aircraft, vehicle, communications systems or missile repair experience required.
Must be willing to attend, and successfully complete, a five week Robotics Maintenance and Repair Course hosted at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, MI.
Position requires a Secret Clearance.
Position requires approximately 15% travel.
Must have ability to meet physical demands and pass any related medical examination requirements required to perform daily assigned tasks.
Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.
AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.