Equipment and Vehicle Electrician

ATA Recruitment 3900.00 British Pound . GBP Per annum

2019-01-28 11:23:05

Job location Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan

Job type: contract

Job industry: Engineering

Job description

Job Title: EVM Electrician

Job Code: TH-EVME-0405

Reports to : AGE Supervisors / EVM Manager

Location: NATO base, Kandahar Airfield.

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

Qualifications, Experience and Skills


Minimum of 5 years' experience working as an Auto Electrician on a wide variety of vehicle types.
Served a formally recognised motor trade apprenticeship in either civilian or military sector.
Ability to work on own initiative


Knowledge of military airfield operations and services would be an advantage.
HGV C+E license
Willing to work on a rotating shift pattern.
Experience working on airfield ground equipment.
Experience of working on operations in austere remote sites or in developing nations.
Familiar with NATO, ISAF and ISO terminology.
Knowledge of CANBUS systems
Knowledge of workshop Health and Safety requirements.

Core Responsibilities and Duties

Auto electrical duties on wide ranging variety of vehicles and airfield ground equipment. The use of electronic diagnostic equipment to re-programme ECU's and vehicle software and diagnose and interpret ECU fault codes.
When required act as a team leader for up to 25 Internationally Recruited Workers mechanics and electricians, allocating and overseeing workloads to ensure strict deadlines are met with regard to completed repairs. This will involve a hands on approach.
Able to pay close attention to detail, excellent problem solving skills, good communicator with an ability to work on own and as part of a team.
Other duties as required by the Workshops Manager.


$5000 pcm (negotiable dependent on experience)
3 weeks leave after every 12 weeks spent in theatre
All meals, accommodation, laundry services and uniform provided at no cost
All visas and transport arranged and provided at no cost
Emergency first line medical cover (including repatriation) and life insurance provided

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