Vectrus Container Handling Equipment Technician in Kuwait

This position description is subject to change atany time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.


Under the direction of the TMP Supervisor,the incumbent will inspect, repair and adjust diesel power units, hydraulicsystems, injection valves and systems, diesel tractors, and hydraulic and cableoperated attachments on tractors. Thecandidate will also repair and maintain all variants of Container handlingequipment to include but not limited to KALMAR, LINDE, RTCH and TREX platformsof container handling cranes. Therepair and maintenance of Container Handling Equipment to include TREX, RTCHand LINDE.


1.Performsor arranges for incidental welding operations on equipment when required.

2.Communicatesany unsafe conditions or accidents/injuries in a timely manner to thesupervisor in order to facilitate prompt correction or reporting.

3.Troubleshootsand diagnoses engines, drive trains, and steering/brake systems; repairs,adjusts and/or replaces faulty components.

4.Operatesand inspects machines and equipment to diagnose defects.

5.Dismantlesand reassembles equipment using hoist hand tools and special tools.

6.Examinesparts for excessive wear, this task includes using micrometers and gauges whenrequired.

7.Testoverhauled or repaired equipment to ensure proper operations. May direct workers to engage in cleaning,assembling and disassembling of equipment.

8.Demonstratescontinuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamlinework processes, and work cooperatively to provide quality customer service.

9.Maintainsthe highest standards of workmanship and quality.

10.Maintains control over materialrequirements, enforces supply economy, and controls usage and care of Governmentparts, tools and equipment.

11.Performs other duties asassigned.


General Tools, Special ToolsComputer diagnostics equipment (when Required).


Workis generally conducted in a warehouse environment. However, duties mayoccasionally involve working outside with a potential exposure to extremetemperatures. Work may require heavy lifting up, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing,prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could existfor exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents. Employee use ofpersonal protective equipment (PPE) is required for some situations. PPEincludes but is not limited to head, foot, torso, respiratory, vision, andhearing protective devices. Must comply with all Fire and Safety Regulationsand post policies.


Ability to perform job duties efficiently and effectively. Must beable to lift 25 Lbs. continuously, 50 Lbs intermittently. Must be able to workin extreme environmental conditions including dust and high temperatures. Mustbe able to work overhead for extended periods


Education/Certifications: One year related experience may be substituted forone year of education, if degree is required.

High school or equivalent with military/civilian training in heavyequipment maintenance.


Five years of maintenance experience as a heavy equipment mechanicincluding some experience in the repair and maintenance of heavy dutyconstruction or completion of a recognized heavy duty equipment mechanicapprenticeship. Two years of experience working on container handling equipmentor 1 year with certification from a recognized training facility or technicalschool.


1.Intermediate proficiency in Word, Excel, andOutlook applications.

2.Excellent oral and written communication skills isrequired.

3.Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills.

4.Collaborative work style fostering cooperation andteamwork.

5.Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills.

6.Prioritize responsibilities to handle a demandingworkload

7.Ability to work under pressure



Organization: KBOSSS

Title: Container Handling Equipment Technician

Location: Kuwait

Requisition ID: KBO001002

Clearance Level required at Start Date: SF85P

Travel: No

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.