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KBR DJBOSS: Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Technician in Djibouti


DJBOSS: Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Technician

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Technician.

Aircraft Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Technician. Inspects, tests, maintains, repairs, and operates Aerospace Ground Support Equipment (GSE) to support aircraft. Services GSE with fuel, oil, coolant, water, hydraulic fluid, and air. Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance & repair on GSE. Uses visual and auditory senses, test equipment to include digital multi-meters, voltmeters, ohmmeters, frequency counters, oscilloscopes, circuit card testers, transistor testers, and hand tools, and technical publications to analysis, diagnoses, and troubleshoot mechanical and electronic malfunctions, determine course of action to correct. Repairs malfunctions to include disassembly, repair, cleaning, treating for corrosion, re-assembly and re-install of GSE accessories and components by studying drawings, wiring diagrams and schematics, and technical publications. Stencils and marks GSE, maintains inspection and service forms. Uses local Integrated Maintenance Plan (IMP) system to monitor maintenance trends, analyze equipment requirements, maintain equipment records, and document maintenance actions in accordance with Performance Work Statement (PWS), Navy, Air Force Manuals, and manufactures Instructions, and Technical Orders. Inspects and approves completed maintenance and repair actions. Stores, handles, uses, and disposes of hazardous material and waste according to environmental standards. Candidate will perform alternate duties and will be trained as Primary CHRIMP and chemical inventory specialist, as well airfield services as it relates to the GSE mechanic position (prior experience is preferred but not required for these alternate duties).

  • Must have working knowledge of principles of electricity, electronics, general mechanics, refrigeration, pneumatics, hydraulics, and reciprocating and turbine engines as documented by completion of a GSE training course.

  • Preferred to have documented experience working at Journeyman level (5-level) or higher in Air Force Specialty Code (AFSC) 2A6X2, AEROSPACE GROUND EQUIPMENT, or Navy GSE Journeyman level experience.

  • Preferred experience on 25 NGSL (K-loaders) and ground handling equipment (GHE) inspection and maintenance.

  • Preferred knowledge of handling HAZMAT inventory

  • Candidate will be trained as Transient Alert and Crash Recovery Personnel.

Additional requirements:

Must be fluent in English

Must possess passport book (not passport card) with at least 12 months of remaining validity AND with at least 4 blank visa/stamp pages remaining

Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity

It should be understood that employment may be located in potentially dangerous areas, including combat or war zones. This might involve the possibility of suffering harm by dangerous forces or friendly fire. These dangers are inherent to working conditions in a dangerous environment.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .