Maintenance Mechanic

Okinawa, Japan Req #170
Monday, October 19, 2020

VSE Corporation is seeking a Maintenance Mechanics for our III MEF Contractor Maintenance Support Contract located in Okinawa, Japan to perform the following duties:

The incumbent will perform Preventative Maintenance and Corrective Maintenance tasks on USMC equipment as directed by the Site Supervisor and Maintenance Mechanic Leads. You will also be responsible for identifying discrepancies, operating vehicles on maintenance runs, ordering repair/replacement parts and communicating those re-equipments to the Maintenance Mechanic Lead in the absence of the Site Supervisor using the Parts Requirement Form.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school graduate or equivalent or be a recent graduate of military, commercial or vocational automotive mechanical school.

  • Must be able to obtain a tactical vehicle license.

  • Must have a verifiable four years as a Maintenance Mechanic.

  • Must possess the physical ability to perform the job while standing long periods of time, lift 50 lbs. and carrying 40 lbs.

  • Must perform assigned tasks with a minimum of supervision.

  • Preferred former USMC Maintenance Mechanic.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Former USMC Maintenance Mechanic.

  • Background in USMC Motor Transport Maintainer.

  • Background in USMC and DOD equipment desired.

  • Highly knowledgeable of power tools, special tools, equipment and common tools required to make repairs.

  • Be organized and follow a schedule.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite of Software.


Think Analytically, Effective Communication, Effective Written Communication, Make Decisions, Observe/Examine Details, Remember Details, Interpret Data, Discriminate Colors, Concentrate on Tasks, Adjust to Changes, Handle Stress/Emotions


Regular Attendance, Maintain Work Schedule, Irregular Hours, Attend Meetings, Meet Deadlines, Keyboard/Type, Use Math/Calculations, Stay Organized, Operate Equipment, Direct Others


Stand, Sit, Walk, Climb (Stairladders), Push or Pull, Balance, Bend, Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, Crawl, Reach, Talk, Hear, See, Smell, Repettive Motion, Eye/Hand Coordination, Fine Manipulation, Lifting Up to 50 Pounds, Carrying Up to 50 Pounds


Fumes/Mists, Gases/Odors, Dust/Dirt, Wet/Slippery Surfaces, Humid, Extreme Temperatures, Mechanical Hazards, Electrical Hazards, Chemical Hazards, Radian Energy Hazards, Burn Hazards, Vibration, Sharp Objects/Tools, Heavy Machinery, Moving Parts, Noise

VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Job Function Automotive Service Technician and Mechanic
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Okinawa, Japan