KBR AGE Supervisor in Afghanistan

Title: AGE Supervisor

Location: Afghanistan

Job Number: 1074077

Location

: OSS, Kandahar Airfield.

Working Conditions:

Based in an operational theatre of war, with arduous conditions.

Supervise maintenance and repair of all contract applicable vehicles and equipment.

Responsible for maintenance and serviceability of all Airfield Ground Equipment (AGE).

Documenting of all works carried out on vehicles and equipment’s for audit trails.

Diagnose faults and identify parts through reading manufacturer manuals and other online research, and

providing information to the EVM Supply Liaison for ordering in a timely manner.

Will be responsible for the training of local workshop staff to ensure all mechanics are at the required standard.

Ensure safe working practices, including the handling and disposal of waste materials.

Will work towards achieving compliance with applicable Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), as well as those specifically highlighted in the Statement of Work (SOW) for the EVM Contract.

Liaise with client & military representatives.

Provide visibility on the Workshop Floor, checking for compliance with Workshop Risk Assessments & HSE compliance.

Any other duties as directed by the EVM Manager and Project Management.

Qualifications:

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Minimum 5 years’ experience working on Aircraft Ground Equipment (baggage conveyors, GPU’s, Diesel Tractors, FLT’s), Light motor vehicles, HGV and plant machinery.

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City & Guilds, NVQ level 3 or equivalent in either a mechanical or electrical discipline.

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Supervisory experience in a workshop environment maintaining and repairing civil/military airfield ground equipment.

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Experience of managing and working with a multi-national workforce.

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Supervisory experience of a minimum of 20 staff.

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Experience of working within UK Health and Safety at Work legislations including a proven track record of identifying and understanding the actions required to reduce hazards and stop unsafe practices in the workplace.

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National from a NATO member state in order to obtain NATO Security Clearance.

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Working knowledge of vehicle & equipment manufacturer manuals to diagnose faults and identify parts.

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Ability to produce and precisely follow Safe Systems of Work and Method Statements.

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Ability to work on own initiative.

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Experienced in dealing with customers.

Preferred:

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Knowledge of military airfield operations and services would be an advantage.

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Experience of working on split loaders (specifically Atlas & Trepel).

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Be familiar with NATO, ICAO and ISO terminology.

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Experience of working on operations in austere remote sites or in developing nations.

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Ex RAF Generator Mechanic would be an advantage.

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Experience of ACU’s, ASU’s, and TSU’s

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Experience of recovery techniques for HGV and 4X4’s

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HGV C E license

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Knowledge of military airfield operations and services.

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Familiar with Microsoft Office applications.

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Experience of working on NSPA contracts.

Job: Equipment Maintenance