AECOM Automotive Mechanic in Chantilly, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Chantilly

Alternate Locations US - Dulles, VA, US - Springfield, VA

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for

Cleared Automotive Mechanics with

active high level government clearances - Top Secret / SCI with Polygraph.

Maintaining and repairing government vehicles, completing maintenance tickets and repair orders in a timely manner, dispose of waste materials per regulations and applicable laws, stay abreast of latest technology and installation procedures, and obtaining Virginia State Certification. All personnel shall have a valid CDL driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. Personnel will be required to use our Automated Communication Dispatch System.

  • Mechanics perform corrective maintenance and repairs to fleet, training, emergency or heavy equipment vehicles.

  • Inspects, diagnoses and isolates vehicle and equipment malfunctions; troubleshoots, traces and locates defects and/or causes of mechanical problems to determine type and extent of necessary repairs.

  • Repairs all assigned vehicles and equipment to ensure they are safe and dependable.

  • Repairs lighting systems, sirens, wheel bearings, radiators, heating and air-conditioning systems, springs, hydraulic systems, catalytic converters and fuel pumps.

  • Utilizes on-board computer diagnostic systems and other test equipment in order to test automotive computer control and emission systems; assesses and analyzes malfunctions of machinery using microcomputers, calipers, gauges, and other equipment.

  • Diagnoses and traces hard-to-locate defects or problems.

  • Interacts with customers to keep them informed of status of vehicles, repairs needed, etc.

  • Performs preventative maintenance and repairs to fleet, emergency, training or heavy equipment vehicles.

  • Inspects and tests equipment for mechanical defects, and replaces worn parts.

  • Removes, replaces, adjusts, or cleans defective parts or components

  • Flushes radiators and replaces anti-freeze solutions.

  • Perform oil changes, check fluids, diagnose tread wear, replace batteries and trouble-shoot problems.

  • Performs engine tune-ups.

  • Utilizes appropriate techniques and procedures in accordance with manufacturer’s specification in armoring vehicles as directed.

  • Repairs automotive locks.

  • Based on assignment independently installs new vehicle equipment, such as radios, sirens, wire cages, lights, etc.

  • Perform State vehicle safety and emission inspections on vehicles.

Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum Requirements

  • High Level Government Clearance - Top Secret / SCI with Polygraph. TS/SCI

  • High School Diploma or a GED certificate

  • Valid CDL driver’s license with an acceptable driving record

  • Three years experience in the problem diagnosis, repair and maintenance of a wide variety of light, medium, heavy and/or specialized automotive equipment and other heavy equipment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • ASE Certification

  • Virginia Safety State Inspection Certificate

  • Air Conditioning Certification

  • Operator Certificate for Powered Industrial Trucks

  • Forklift Certification


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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Logistics and Supply Chain

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200451BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.