AECOM Senior Heavy Equipment Technician in Baghdad, Iraq

Iraq - Baghdad, Baghdad

Job Summary

As an integral member of the Airfield Operations team, the Sr. Heavy Wheeled Technician repairs and maintains a variety of aviation ground support equipment and commercial vehicles to Original Equipment Manufactures specifications with minimal supervision.

  • Duties involve continuous standing, walking, stooping and kneeling.

  • Requires climbing, use of both hands, and lifting and carrying of materials.

  • Work is performed largely inside, occasionally outside; shops are equipped with proper light, heat and ventilation.

  • Subject to high noise level from power equipment and hammering; welding fumes; and to injury in use of equipment, hand and power tools.

  • Protective equipment such as goggles, gloves, safety shoes are worn as necessary for safety.

  • Will work inside/outside in various weather conditions.

  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School graduate or equivalent.

  • A working knowledge of powered AGE repair procedures is required

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.

  • Duties may involve working with fuels, oils, lubricants, and chemical cleaner and solutions.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a flight line driver’s license.

  • 5 years documented and verifiable work experience.

  • U.S. passport is required.


  • HVAC 608/609 certification is required

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Must be able to obtain a Military Drivers License

Preferred Qualifications

  • Should have experience in the Army 63B/91B Series MOS or equivalent or have completed an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty with 5-7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

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.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Iraq

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195519BR

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.