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Vinnell Arabia SR ARMAMENT TRNR/REPAIRMAN in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Job Category US Job Only


Req Code 2253-003


Grade 3-L3

Basic Functions ​Performs maintenance and repair on turret electronics, hydraulics, instruments, and sighting systems on the Family of Light Armored Vehicles in support of the Ministry of the National Guard. Provides technical assistance and training in maintenance to the Ministry of the National Guard personnel. Performs inspection, maintenance, and “New Equipment Training” Support on new equipment. Conducts formal and informal training as directed by the Armament Section Chief.

Major Duties and Responsibilities ​A. Duties/responsibilities:

  1. Provides formal and informal Light Armored Vehicle turret training and implements the “On the Job” Training program for hired Saudi hire technicians.

  2. Repairs and adjusts hydraulic and mechanical systems; adjusts breech and firing mechanism; services recoil mechanisms. Applies diagnostic and troubleshooting techniques to determine cause or causes of malfunctions

  3. Repairs turret electronic system malfunctions.

  4. Identifies and submits required documents for repair part(s) request.

  5. Maintains records, prepares and submits required reports possibly interfacing often with the Production Control Section.

  6. Monitors, assigns and supervises Section workflow under the direction of the Light Armored Vehicle Fielding Maintenance Section, Chief.

  7. Provides technical assistance to the Ministry of the National Guard units, as required.

  8. Able to operate Direct Support and General Support specific test and diagnostic equipment related to electronic components trouble shooting and repair such as Direct Support Electrical Systems Test Sets General Purpose Interface Assemblies, and Specialized Test Equipment.

  9. Performs other duties as required.

B. Independence: Acts under the general supervision of the Armament Section Chief.

C. Supervisory Responsibilities: Up to 2 Assistant Armament Trainers or up to 3 Assistant Armament Repairers.

Minimum Qualifications ​A. Education Level: High School graduate. Military technical training or equivalent civilian experience in armament systems maintenance and repair.

B. Experience: A minimum of 4 years’ experience in armament systems repair or equivalent combination of education and experience.

C. Specific knowledge, skills abilities and requirements: Knowledge of logistics management policies, principles, techniques and procedures; knowledge of planning and developing training; ability to communicate effectively in oral and written forms, computer literate. Must possess a valid US driving license and be capable of obtaining a KSA driver’s license