AECOM Propellant/Pneumatic Mechanic – Kennedy Propellants and Life Support C in Kennedy Space Center, Florida

Business Line Government

Position Title Propellant/Pneumatic Mechanic – Kennedy Propellants and Life Support C

United States of America - Florida

Kennedy Space Center

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

Independently perform maintenance, modification, refurbishment, cleaning, troubleshooting, repair, adjustment, calibration, verification, certification, checkout, test and operation of equipment and systems that use, store, receive and deliver cryogenic, hypergol, high and low pressure GN2, GHe, GH, and GO2; solvents and other liquids, gases and solid propellants. Systems and equipment include; tube banks, mobile storage units, vessels, converters, tractors, vacuum systems, engines, pumps, compressors, rechargers, transfer hoses, various fixed systems and other related equipment. Operate fixed or mobile equipment or systems used to receive, store, treat, transfer and deliver various liquids, gases and solid commodities, hazardous waste materials or other contaminated liquids. Perform mixing of specific gases, as required. Perform piping and tubing fabrication, installation, reconditioning and testing of all types of high pressure lines and flexible hoses.

Perform in compliance with Federal, State, Local, NASA and USAF laws and regulations and requirements and KSC/CCAFS energy management conservation regulations, collective bargaining agreement, security, safety, hurricane and other specialized programs or contractual requirements relating to the business of the section working within the limits of established policy. This classification may include managing hazardous materials or other environmental responsibilities.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work from written or verbal instruction, blueprints, diagrams, schematics, vendor manuals and applicable specifications and codes.

  • Conduct functional and operational tests of refurbished, repaired, and modified equipment and systems including hydrostatic testing and GN2 leak checks, if required.

  • Obtain measurements, field dimensions and other related information necessary to complete job assignments.

  • Use shop tools such as crimpers, hydraulic and hand binders, flare machines, torque wrenches, micrometers, calipers and other associated equipment.

  • Operate vehicles and other types of equipment required for completion of assigned tasks.

  • May operate gas welding equipment to perform cutting, burning, and soldering, as necessary, to accomplish work assignments.

  • Maintain logs, records, charts, etc., as required.

  • Maintain certifications, licenses, permits, etc., required for performance of assigned tasks.

  • Perform other related or associated duties as required.

  • Perform work in other classifications when incidental but necessary to accomplish work assignments.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to their job.

Minimum Requirements

High School diploma, technical school preferred. Three years of related work experience in propellant systems. Equivalent education/experience is applicable. Thorough knowledge of all principles within a specified (shop craft or technical or administrative) discipline, and Federal, State, and local regulations, including NASA and USAF, relating to areas of specialty. Able to pass physical and maintain SCAPE Suite physical requirements.

Preferred Qualifications

Local candidates, CDL license with hazmat endorsement

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193894BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.