DynCorp International LLC. Power Generation Mechanic in OCONKANDAHAR, Afghanistan

  • Job Summary *

ThePower Generation Mechanicindependently performs maintenance and repairs on power generation units and related equipment.

Principal Accountabilities

(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract)

  • Operate, maintain, troubleshoot, repair, and/or replace power generator systems and parts

  • Order and receive service and replacement parts for power generators

  • Coordinate and schedule regular generator services and refueling missions

  • Monitor loads and move/replace generators according to load requirements

  • Maintain generator and property movement logs and create the Lost, Theft, Damaged, Destroyed (LTDD) and incident reports

  • Inspect and maintain fuel tanks, fuel burners, and electrical wiring

  • Walk through new and existing construction sites to perform power assessments

  • Perform other duties as assigned

  • Knowledge & Skills *

  • Ability to interpret and apply manufacturer repair manuals and technical specifications, schematics, engineering drawings, and diagnostic codes

  • Basic knowledge of a variety of engines, power generation, electrical safety, and engine maintenance

  • Ability to perform maintenance on coolant, oil, and fuel systems

  • Knowledge of electricity principles and voltage, amperage, frequency, and poser factors

  • Skill in performing extended load tests by using math formulas to meet specifications

  • Additional knowledge and skill requirements may vary by assignment

  • Experience & Education *

  • Minimum two (2) years of experience in a mechanic role including repair and replacement of diesel generators, generator electrical systems, and generator electronic systems

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Prefer valid driver’s license

  • Prefer graduate of an accredited diesel school

  • Additional experience and education requirements may vary by assignment

  • Physical Requirements/Working Environment *

  • Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable

  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions

  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions

  • Travel *

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally

Must have ability to obtain and maintain US security clearance at proper level

Job: *Building Construction / Skilled Trades

Title: Power Generation Mechanic


Requisition ID: 1804049

DynCorp International is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. DynCorp International provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals in accordance with applicable federal law. The company will provide reasonable accommodation for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the company’s operations. Applicants who need a reasonable accommodation during the employment application process should contact 817-224-7459. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation should call this number.