Mechanic, Heavy Equipment, Specialty and General in Nassau at PAE

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

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Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Mechanic, Heavy Equipment, Specialty and General

The Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center (AUTEC) Mission is to provide Naval Warfare Centers, the Fleet, and other customers with accurate undersea, surface, and in-air three-dimensional tracking data and other unique Atlantic test facilities.  In support of Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E), and Fleet readiness assessment and training. AUTEC is a Major Range and Test Facility Base (MRTFB) and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport's largest single team project, providing both deep and shallow water test and training environments.

Responsible for performing preventive and corrective maintenance primarily on all Heavy Equipment.  Other duties may be assigned.


  • Perform preventive, diagnostic and corrective procedures on a variety of older heavy equipment including but not limited to backhoe, forklifts, IT’s, telehandlers, fire trucks, emergency equipment and Fuelers IAW OPNAVINST 5100.12, OPNAVINST 5100.25 and AUTEC Project Procedures
  • Diagnose and repair component and system failures in mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems
  • Identify required repair parts and submit procurement requests
  • Record and document maintenance activities as required
  • Be able to read and understand manufacturers shop manuals
  • Be able to effectively communicate with suppliers occasionally
  • Responsible for safeguarding and locking up issued Government tools.
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • 5 years related experience in mechanical evaluation and repair.
  • Additional job related training and education preferred.
  • EVT and Scully training is a plus.
  • Must be versatile and willing to work in a diverse and flexible environment
  • Must have excellent mechanical, hydraulic and electrical diagnostic skills
  • Ability to understand and follow manufacturer’s technical publications, schematics and parts manuals
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in all kinds of weather, including extreme heat
  • Must be able to lift 75 pounds
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • This position requires the individual to be eligible to obtain a US Government security clearance; US Citizenship is required
  • Must be able to reside in remote location with limited medical facilities.
  • A valid US Passport and Driver’s License is required.

Note: Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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