MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:
Working supervisory position (with direct labor productive workload). Ensures established policies and procedures are effectively enforced. Controls shop maintenance to ensure maximum utilization of assigned personnel.
Directly supervises the Allied Trades section, performing welding (Brazing, ARC, TIG, MIG, etc.) and machine fabrication operations, frame repairs and other related tasks
Accountable and responsible for all Property assigned to the Allied Trade Shop.
Performs repairs and services of equipment at the Field and Sustainment (limited) support levels of maintenance.
Responsible for all Body, Machining, Welding, Paint, Key and Lock, and Canvas Repair Shop operations.
Maintains the highest standards of workmanship and quality. Maintains control over material requirements, enforces supply economy, and controls usage and care of Government parts, tools and equipment.
Directly account for and supervises the management (usage and replenishment) of bench stock items.
Directly supervises the Body Section, performing body straightening and repair, sheet metal repairs and fabrication.
Coordinates and performs repairs in accordance with manufacturer standards or technical publications. Plans, receives and control repairs as required.
Prepares and briefs the daily shop operations and productivity reports.
Exercises maintenance serviceability and control of shop equipment, including required forms and records.
Provides technical assistance regarding shop operations. Reviews job descriptions, vacancies, interviews and recommends candidates for selection. Counsels employees on their performance. Initiates awards, disciplinary actions and training requirement.
Performs other duties and assignments as required.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:
Company computer and associated software. Machining, welding, automotive body/frame and fabric repairing equipment. (Note: Must have the ability to acquire and maintain a government issued Common Access Card (CAC). Must possess a US Driver’s License (valid for at least 12 Months upon hire) with the ability to obtain a Kuwait Heavy Driver’s License.
Work is generally conducted in a shop environment; however, duties may involve the conduct of work in the out-of-doors area with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions/ambient temperatures.
Work may require very heavy lifting up to/exceeding 70lbs, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents. Employee use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required for some situations. PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices. Must comply with all Fire and Safety Regulations and post policies.