Jun 04, 2019

GENERATOR TECHNICIAN - Afghanistan - (59)

  • EPS Corporation
  • Afghanistan
Full-Time Defense

Job Description

This is skilled work in the maintenance, repair and modification of diesel electric generating equipment and related equipment.

NATURE AND VARIETY OF WORK:

Work involves responsibility for performing a variety of skilled tasks in maintaining, repairing and modifying diesel electric generating equipment 5KW-60KW in OCONUS locations. Work includes servicing, repairing, and maintaining diesel engine driven electric generators and related equipment. Work assignments are received in the form of oral and written orders which may be accompanied by sketches and diagrams. Work is performed with considerable independence within established policies, procedures, and technical guidelines, and is reviewed by a superior through conferences, reports, and results obtained.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES AND KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Makes modifications to diesel generator systems 5KW-60KW, including installation of pre-heaters; battery chargers; fuel systems and other related diesel parts. Makes wiring modifications to diesel control circuits and electrical apparatus specific to the diesel standby system.

Investigates, diagnoses, troubleshoots and repairs diesel standby and transfer switch system problems and performs preventive maintenance including checking for leaks, worn parts, taking oil samples; orders and installs replacement parts; adjusts, calibrates and inspects the operation of auto transfer switch equipment.

Prepares records of repairs, maintenance, parts ordered, and parts used. Documents modifications to system. Transports equipment, tools and fluids to and from work sites; operates and maintains equipment, tools and safety devices which are designed to lift, move, transport, repair, inspect, measure or protect.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices applied in the maintenance and repair of diesel electric generating equipment 5KW-60KW.

Thorough knowledge of the methods, hazards, and safety precautions related to diesel engines and diesel engine driven electric generators.

Knowledge of diesel fuel requirements, including filter change schedules. Ability to restore residual voltage to generator exciter field.

Ability to read and understand electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, service manuals, panels and meters. Ability to put theory, experience, and training to use in a logical and systematic fashion.

Ability to deal with problems on a priority basis and investigate all alternatives. Ability to maintain adequate records and reports.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with superiors, subordinates, and the public. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.

Requirements

Graduation from high school or vocational school; minimum 10 years’ experience in repair, operation, and maintenance of various types of diesel, gasoline, natural gas, and propane fueled generator sets or similar equipment 5KW-60KW. Must possess a valid US Passport and a valid Secret Security Clearance.

 

If you require accessibility assistance for open position please contact the Human Resources Department (Located in NJ) at EPS Corporation.

 

VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) / AA
Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled / LGBT are encouraged to apply

States

Outside US  

Security Clearance

Active DoD Secret

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