• RECOVERY SPECIALIST Jobs in Kuwait City - 2719766

  • 1 - 4 Years
  • Kuwait City (Kuwait City)
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Job Description

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


Under the direct supervision of the CLVB Supervisor, Recovery Operator must be able to operate, safely, both conventional and flatbed tow vehicles, including driving, towing and backing trailers using safety skills Perform preventive equipment maintenance Must keep and obtain all required records and documentation Must be able to work alone, follow directions, and communicate appropriately with customers and fellow workers Must maintain equipment by keeping it clean, neat, and orderly Must respond to all request in a timely manner Will perform minor roadside repairs, flat tires, dead batteries, and vehicle malfunctions Performs recovery of Commercial Lease Vehicle Branch CLVB and TMP assets as directed throughout the theatre of Kuwait Performs evacuation of equipment to commercial and government repair facilities, using commercial and military recovery vehicles Performs on-site repair or recovery in accordance with technical manuals, commercial manuals and safety and local policies May perform duties as a mechanic, technical inspector, andor other duties as needed


Recovery of all vehicles and equipment dispatched from the Commercial Lease Vehicle Branch (CLVB) and the Transportation Motor Pool (TMP) assets as required
Performs all repair and recovery operations in accordance with technical manuals, commercial manuals, safety and relevant host-country regulations Carries out the required recovery procedures to tow or transport the same to designated repair facility
Recovers stalled vehicle or equipment using appropriate-commercial and military recovery vehicles and brings it over to designated commercial or government repair facility
Perform minor roadside repairs and assistance to include but not limited to trouble shooting, jump starting, and other minor repairs
Estimates lift load limit of wrecker to ensure the proper and safe operation of the vehicle; as required operates extendable boom for towing, or roll-back carrier winch for pulling vehicles or related-specialized equipment up onto the bed; straps vehicle onto roll back carrier or hooks them onto wheel-lift straps for towing
Operate WheeledTracked Recovery Vehicle and Material Handling Equipment (MHE)
Inspect and report a mechanical problem with any equipment and or NTV and ATVs operated
Will be on call 247 for after duty recoveries off-post only
Performs other related duties as assigned


Recovery Truck, Cell Phone, Jumper Cables, J-Hook, Vehicle and ATV Straps, Sledge Hammer, Chains and General Mechanic Tool Box


Will be exposed to heat, cold, dust, noise, chemicals, and demands for frequent travel, overtime, andor shift work Working conditions also include performing under certain time and resources constraints, in difficult surroundings and conditions which are vital to correctly performing the above listed job activities Employee use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required for some situations PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, torso, respiratory, vision, and hearing protective devices Must comply with all installations policies and firesafety regulations


Work may require heavy lifting up to 70 pounds, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological Must be able to stand or sit for a long period of time, must be able to lift heavy objects and climbing will be required andor other physical efforts In addition, visual acuity, hearing and speaking are required to perform all job activities



Must possess a valid US drivers license

Must be able to obtain on-post license and Kuwait heavy driving license

Must be able to drive a manual transmission


Minimum of a High School Diploma


Three (3) experience as a Recovery Operator or Tow Truck Driver

(One) 1 year Vehicle Mechanic experience also required


Must possess ability to assess possible-damage risks to inoperable equipment while being towed or transported
Must be able to safely and effectively operate hydraulic equipment and power winches
Must be able to read military and civilian maps and military technical manuals
Must be able to work effectively with all level of employees and customers
Must have basic mechanical knowledge of ATV and NTVs
Able to make decisions under pressure and at a fast pace
Requires a collaborative work style, fostering cooperation and teamwork
Must be able to exercise discretion and good judgment particularly when transporting vehicles
Must be able to communicate effectively using good oralwritten English skills


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

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