AECOM Maintenance Superintendent in Richmond, Kentucky

Business Line Government

Position Title Maintenance Superintendent

United States of America - Kentucky


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Deputy Maintenance Manager for the Bluegrass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant project located in Richmond, KY.

Typical Responsibilities Include

  • Perform all work safely and with the utmost concern for the safety of self and other employees.

  • Perform all work in compliance with environmental permits and regulations.

  • May be required to work overtime or varying hours to include shift work.

  • Be at work when scheduled and maintain a good attendance record.

-- Work in close proximity to and or in a chemical demilitarization facility.

  • Serve as the Maintenance Manager when assigned.

  • Assign, supervise and direct work activities of assigned personnel.

  • Responsible for performance evaluations of assigned personnel.

  • Responsible for training and development of assigned personnel.

  • Counsel assigned personnel on company policies, procedures, performance and personnel issues.

  • Initiate and justify personnel actions and recommend salary adjustments.

  • Manage the development of and implement maintenance programs and procedures.

  • Define maintenance resources needed to achieve production objectives and provide data for budget development.

  • Plan, organize, schedule, and direct daily performance of contract requirements for the operation, maintenance, repair, construction, and related logistical support services.

  • Implement and manage production schedules.

  • Evaluate front-line supervision and direct their efforts to maximize and diversify their skills.

  • Implement regulations and directives as well as technical information

  • Establish procedures for proper accountability and monitoring for compliance.

  • Provide direct support and subject matter expertise for the development of training courses for maintenance personnel.

  • Ensure all personnel are well trained in the safety program and are active participants in ongoing safety awareness campaigns.

  • Ensure maintenance personnel are properly trained and qualified to perform their duties and oversee administration of the department certification program.

  • Coordinate maintenance activities with other departments.

  • Participate in technical solving problems.

Relocation is provided with position

BGCAPP is subject to Army Regulations (AR50-6 Chemical Surety Program and AR190-59 Unescorted Access Program) which govern persons performing work under the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program (CPRP) and Unescorted Access Program (UAP). Eligibility to be placed in a CPRP or UAP position requires US citizenship. Employees must favorably complete a series of screenings to include but not limited to: A National Agency Check with Local Agency Check and Credit Check (NACLC) security investigation, drug/alcohol testing and medical examination.

All employees are subject to and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of continued employment for the duration of their assignment. Respiratory screening and the ability to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) may be required for this position. The ability to obtain/maintain access to the Blue Grass Army Depot is required.

Minimum Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in technical field and 5 years of industrial maintenance experience with 2 years’ supervisory experience in an operating demilitarization, chemical, power, processing, industrial service, or manufacturing plant


  • Associate degree in technical field and 9 years of industrial maintenance experience with 2 years’ supervisory experience in an operating demilitarization, chemical, power, processing, industrial service, or manufacturing plant


  • High school diploma/equivalent and 13 years of industrial maintenance experience with 2 years’ supervisory experience in an operating demilitarization, chemical, power, processing, industrial service, or manufacturing plant

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a United States or naturalized citizen able to obtain and maintain Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) site access

  • Must be computer literate in common software applications and able to operate general office equipment

  • Must maintain fitness-for-duty standards to perform the essential functions of the position, to include any depot or BGCAPP drill, contingency and/or emergency requirement

  • Knowledge of demilitarization, nuclear, chemical, or other heavy industry maintenance operation

  • Knowledge of plant process equipment including utility systems, building codes and other design requirements (including reading blueprints): Occupational Safety & Health Administration, Environmental Protection Agency, and quality control manuals

  • Proficient in trade skill level mathematics and maintenance instrument and electrical skills

  • Able to effectively communicate using oral and written reports and instructions

  • Have thorough understanding of equipment operation, maintenance and restrictions imposed by safety and environmental regulations

  • Experience with computerized maintenance management system software such as MAXIMO or other industry standard planning software

  • Able to read and interpret designs, drawings, layouts and specification in performance of duties

  • Knowledge of scheduling and planning activities

Preferred Qualifications

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience working in chemical demilitarization, nuclear, chemical, or toxic/hazardous environment

  • Experience in operation, systemization and start-up of electrical systems

  • Experience writing maintenance plans and procedures and work order planning

  • Experience with Explosive Detonation Technology (EDT) control systems

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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 Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184831BR

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.