GSE Technician

Waco, TX

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:
- Include troubleshooting and repair as required for powered and non-powered ground support equipment (GSE) and components.
- Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, inspects, tests, and operates GSE to determine equipment serviceability and proper operation.
- Work is performed on a variety of aircraft ground support platforms, such as aircraft power carts, aircraft movement vehicles, ground aircraft air conditioners, and heaters.
- The classification requires a thorough knowledge of the mechanical, electrical makeup and operation of both powered and non-powered GSE.
- Accountable for the removal, disassemble, repair, clean, treatment for corrosion as required, reassemble, and reinstallation of GSE accessories and components.
- Must be familiar with and capable of operating complex troubleshooting, testing and repair equipment such as, but not limited to, load banks, impedance bridges, multi-meters and flow meter panels.
- Complies with established safety procedures and operations manuals for the equipment.
- Complies with government and program directives and policies.

Qualifications and Education:
- Associates degree and 6 years’ experience or equivalent combination of education and experience to be considered.
- Formal technical civilian or military training in maintenance and repair of automotive or GSE equipment is preferred.
- Experience in the use of common hand and special tools/testers as required for GSE maintenance is required.
- Experience in support of OCONUS operations is preferred.
- Requires a current driver's license.
- Ability to read, speak, and write English language.
- Ability to work with a wide range of technical reference material from commercial/OEM manuals.
- Applicant must be a US citizen and able to obtain and maintain secret level security clearance.
- Must be capable of lifting 75 pounds
- Must be in good physical condition capable of physical demands or activities to include climbing, standing, bending, stooping, pushing, kneeling, reaching and walking.
- Additional duties include supporting warehouse functions of shipping, receiving, stocking, and loading/unloading of parts, equipment and support materials as required.

Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.