Combat Vehicle Mechanic

Lakewood, Washington
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Lakewood, Washington

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Job Description

Now hiring for Stryker Combat Vehicle Mechanics for Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) in Washington. Stryker Combat Vehicle Mechanics are experienced maintenance mechanics, familiar with the deprocessing and maintenance tasks on the family of Stryker vehicles. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 4 years of experience as a Stryker combat vehicle mechanic and or wheeled vehicle mechanic. US Army experience preferred. This position is temp to perm. $38.67 an hour.

Interested in this opportunity? Call and speak to a recruiter today at (360) 597-0004
Skilled Trades Recruiter: Janine Hernandez


  • Perform scheduled & unscheduled maintenance on Stryker platform and associated equipment in order to bring the fleet to a 1020 standard.
  • Conduct quality checks of vehicles in accordance with De-processing check sheets and Joint Technical Inspection (TI) form.
  • Conduct De-processing of the Stryker's associated equipment and equipment modifications/installations under USG supervision.
  • Assist team members regarding problems within technical areas as required.
  • Perform De-processing that encompasses vehicle familiarization: safe operations, to include PMCS (Preventative Maintenance Checks and Services), operation of each crew station, and knowledge of organizational maintenance procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.
  • Provide assistance to USG personnel as directed.
  • Actively engaged in promoting a workplace free from environmental health and safety related hazards including the training and ensuring proper use of personnel protective equipment as deemed appropriate.

Qualifications & Experience

  • 2 to 5 years mechanic experience -maintenance on tactical/combat vehicles preferred (91B, 91S, 63S, 63W or 63B MCM or USMC MOS' 2147, 3521, 3522, 3524) Experience on Stryker, LAV 2.5 or LAV III desirable.
  • Documented commercial training and/or experience acceptable in lieu of military vehicle experience.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a NACI clearance for access to other US Installations including JBLM.
  • Occasional work in confined space within vehicle interior.
  • Work in improved and unimproved maintenance facilities as well as field environment.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and organize/prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Must be able to foster and enhance teaming environment.
  • Working knowledge with Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access preferred.
  • Proven ability to perform multiple tasks within multiple work stations.
  • Demonstrated good housekeeping skills and ability to convey such practices to team members.
  • Ability to work extensive extended hours in a fast paced, challenging, high pressure environment.
  • Must be able to gain and maintain access to Joint Base Lewis McChord and other military bases assigned to or where work is to be performed.
  • Must meet and maintain ASR guidelines for driver's station entry as described in Standard Practice 2-644.
  • Ability to maintain US Passport required.
  • Ability to be issued and maintain a Class B CDL. Preference given to candidates with current Class B CDL.
  • Ability to be issued and maintain company AMEX card required.
  • Ability to deploy where and when needed to support fielding missions CONUS and OCONUS required.
  • Must be a U.S. person.

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