GSE / Tracked Vehicle Mechanic Inspector, Lead (30th BCT)


Support Equipment Mechanic Inspector (Lead) - Tracked Vehicles

Job Summary:

The Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Mechanic, Inspector (Lead)
Tracked Vehicles is responsible for the diagnostics, repairs, and inspections
of completed repairs for military wheeled and tracked equipment. Works along with team members, and sets the
pace. Troubleshoots malfunctions and
makes repairs to ground support equipment using conventional and digital
multi-meters, voltmeters, ohmmeters, frequency counters, oscilloscopes, circuit
card testers, transistor testers, and hand tools.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by
assignment or contract.)

  • Uses automated Logistics Information System to maintain
    equipment records, and document maintenance actions, maintains external fuel
    and grounding systems.
  • Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on wheeled
    vehicles, and tracked equipment, trailers and power generation equipment.
  • Inspects, tests, and operates wheeled and tracked
    vehicles, including M1A1 s, M2 s, M113 s and M88A1/A2 s, to determine equipment
    serviceability and proper operation.
  • Inspects and validates maintenance repairs and services
    completed on ground support equipment.
  • Services equipment with fuel, oil, water, coolant,
    hydraulic fluid, refrigerant, and compressed air, disassembles and assembles
    malfunctioning GSE accessories and components.
  • Removes, disassembles repairs, cleans, treats for
    corrosion, assembles, and reinstalls GSE components and accessories.
  • Stencils and marks GSE in accordance with technical
    publications, stores, handles, labels, uses.
  • Prepares GSE for storage and transportation.
  • Disposes of hazardous materials and waste in accordance
    with all state, local, and federal environmental standards and
  • Operates, cleans, inspects, and services ground support
    equipment for maintenance purposes.
  • Practices good housekeeping, property accountability
    control, Foreign Object Damage prevention and safety at all times.
  • Additional responsibilities include working with a
    variety of repair and test equipment including welders, torches, pressure
    testers and electrical testers to name a few.
  • Performs other duties and Lead responsibilities as

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