Fire Control & Optics Repairman - 2719673

  • Fire Control & Optics Repairman Jobs in Kuwait City - 2719673

  • 5 - 8 Years
  • Kuwait City (Kuwait City)
Login to Apply Register and Apply

Job Description

Fire Control & Optics Repairman ( KBO000938 )


This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company


Under the supervision of the Armament Supervisor, performs a full range of field and sustainment maintenance (troubleshooting, repair, service and maintenance) of all armament related fire control systems and optical devices belonging to combat vehicles, infantry and onoff carriage artillery fire control systems and equipment and related test equipment


1 Performs field maintenance on laser range finders, ballistic computers, laser observation devices, laser designators, thermal imaging systems, periscopes, telescopes, commanders weapon stationauxiliary sights, aiming circles, image transfer assemblies, quadrants, mount assemblies, fire control support equipment, and test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment (TMDE)

2 Performs battlefield damage assessment and repair (BDAR)

3 Provides technical guidance on how to diagnose and troubleshoot malfunctions in fire control systems and related equipment at the field maintenance level

4 Determines the nature and extent of repairs required; disassembles and examines parts and assemblies for serviceability; replaces parts and assemblies as required

5 Determines serviceability of parts; exercises initiative to maintain productive progress and accepts responsibility for the results

6 Safely uses common hand-tools and shop equipment effectively without assistance

7 Diagnoses and determines remedies for failures commonly encountered in the repair of fire control equipment with little or no supervision, using a variety of diagnostic techniques and practices

8 Assists other employees in the proper repair maintenance procedures and capabilities of related TMDE

9 Account for benchstock items including and other sensitive items

10 Performs QAQC functions such as initial, in-process and final inspections in the absence of the Technical Inspector

11 Maintains physical security, supply and maintenance management operations as it pertains to assigned equipment to include operator maintenance

12 Accounts for and tracks recoverable items to ensure compliance with Exchange Pricing (EP)recoverable items program

13 Determines root causes of non-conformances, take corrective action and provides feedback on systemic problems

14 Adheres to K-BOSSS PWS and enforces standards within the work area

15 Performs routine inspections on safety and environmental controls and provides reports on safety, quality, and armament related issues

16 Property Custodian for Government Furnished Equipment and Army Installation property assigned to the section

17 Key Control Custodian for the Fire Control Shop

18 Prepares and presentsubmit reports and briefings to management or for external agencies as required

19 Performs other duties as assigned

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED Electronic Computers, Electronic or General Mechanic tool boxes, TMs, laser, precision tools, generators, power tools, overhead lifts, and militarycommercial vehicles

WORKING ENVIRONMENT Work is generally conducted in a maintenance shop environment; however, duties may involve the conduct of work in outdoor areas with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditionsambient temperatures Work will require lifting, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices Must comply with OSHA, EPA, and Fire Regulations and published company work rules

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES Work may require lifting up to 70lbs, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents



EducationCertifications One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required

High school graduate or equivalent; Technical Certification as a Fire Control Equipment Repairman (MOS 45G) or Civilian Equivalent; A valid drivers license and the ability to obtain a US Government Motor Vehicle Operators License and Kuwait Drivers License; HAZMAT HandlingTransportation Training desired; DD214 required to validate prior military training

Experience Minimum of 5 years of work related technical experience required


1 Collaborative work style fostering cooperation and teamwork; must be able to work with people of diverse background

2 Ability to communicate proficiently in English, both verbally and written; Must have effective communication, customer service, interpersonal, leadership and organizational skills

3 Possesses thorough knowledge of Armament related Fire Control Systems maintenance

4 Possesses in-depth knowledge of The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS)

5 Ability to work effectively with employees and management of all levels to include multi-national staff, superiors, and ranking military officers; must be knowledgeable ofpossesses the ability to identify the military rank structure

6 Possesses ability to perform root cause analysis and prepare Corrective Actions Plans

7 Must be able to function effectively with little to no guidance

8 Possesses excellent computer skills (MS Word, Powerpoint, Outlook and Excel)

9 Ability to handle confidential company and employee information with complete discretion

10 Ability to identify all variants of military arms and associated equipment

11 Must be knowledgeable of Physical Security Requirements for AA&E IAW ARs 190-11 and 190-13

12 Must be knowledgeable of Key and Lock Control procedures IAW AR 190-51

13 Must be knowledgeable of the supply control requirements of AA&E IAW AR 710-2 and DA Pam 710-2-1

14 Must possess a High-level organizational and planning skills to ensure workflow is managed efficiently and accurately

15 Must possess excellent knowledge of HAZMAT control measures for Tritium, DU and other environmental hazards

16 Must possess excellent knowledge of Laser Safety and Eye Protection measures

17 Ability to read, analyze, understand and interpret reports, wiring diagramsschematics drawings, blueprints and documents

18 Knowledge of electronic and mechanical principles and concepts; Ability to operate electronic, electrical and mechanical test equipment

19 Knowledge of operation, testing and maintenance of specific types of weapons systems



Primary Location Kuwait

Job Technical SpecialtySkilled Trade

Clearance Level required at Start Date Secret

Travel No

Work Status Full-time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace Vectrus is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability EOEMinorityFemaleDisabledVeteran

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance


Salary:As per Industry Standards


Deadline:09th Oct 2024

Company Profile

Industry Other Services (Other Services)
Company Turnover 1 - 100 Crores
Company Size 1 - 10 Employees

New Job Seeker

Register With Us

Upload CV

Max 2 MB, doc, docx, rtf, pdf
We will fill your details