PAE, Inc Generator Mechanic in Russia, Russia

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Generator Mechanic

Major Duties and Responsibilities

Schedules and performs periodic maintenance and repairs on stationary diesel engines, to include prime movers for emergency fire system pumps and electrical power generators under the general supervision of the American Electrical Shop Foreman.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to :

Maintains and repairs all stationary diesel engines for fire system pumps and emergency power generators ranging from 25 KW to 500 KW. Scope of work to include repair of major diesel engine-subsystems which are not in violation of existing State Department contracts for such repairs. Repairs to be at such standard to perform in climatic extremes.

Plans and schedules preventive and corrective maintenance for the equipment listed under specific responsibilities in accordance with established operational and maintenance procedures and manufacture’s recommendations and warranty.

Tests all work performed under his/her control. In the case of the diesel prime movers of the emergency power generator sets, testing is to be conducted in the presence of two persons designated as qualified back-up personnel.

Corrects defects by adjustments, cleaning, repair, and replacement of defective items and components.

Travels as necessary to constituent posts to perform generator maintenance.

Maintains small engines (lawnmowers, tractors) and hydraulic systems (snow removal equipment, forklifts).

Operates all necessary hand, power, and shop tools.

Orders replacement parts and supplies through approved channels and establishing maximum and minimum requirements for effective utilization and economy.

Maintains shop and maintenance areas in a clean and safe condition.

Maintains appropriate technical library and record keeping which documents all procedures necessary to accomplish his/her responsibilities.

Performs other duties as required by GSO.

In the case of emergency power generators sets, trains two qualified personnel to perform as emergency operation/repair back up personnel in his/her absence.


Must be 21 years of age, have completed secondary school or obtained a GED, and possess a valid driver's license. Certification as Diesel Powered Electrical Power Generator Technician with a rating up to 750 KW and three or more years’ experience in that field. A Top Secret Clearance is required.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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