Akima, LLC is a $1.2 billion holding company with 5,600 employees worldwide headquartered just outside Washington, DC, in Herndon, VA. Akima, LLC is a wholly owned unit of the NANA Development Corporation, an Alaska Native Corporation and is focused on providing service excellence to the U.S. Federal government through its 27 independent operating companies. These companies have a portfolio of services including Information Technology, Facilities Management & Maintenance, Engineering and Technical Support, Aviation Support, Subject Matter Expertise, and Business Processing. To learn more about Akima, LLC visit our website at
We are seeking a
Equipment Operator & Storage Specialist (EOSS)
at Schoefield Barracks, HI.
The Equipment Operator & Storage Specialist (EOSS) operates tractors, trailers, heavy equipment and vehicles over varied terrain and roadways in support of Left Behind Equipment (LBE) and/or Pre-Deployment Training Equipment (PDTE) program.
Operate all Wheeled, Tracked, Generator, and Material Handling Equipment.
Dispatch equipment to and from Direct Support Maintenance Facilities, exercise equipment enrolled in low usage program, operate equipment in support of warehouse operations, and supply operations dealing with equipment transfers, retrograded supplies and equipment, relocation of vehicles to and from motor pool sites.
Oversee and check proper loading and unloading of cargo on vehicles and trailers.
Secure cargo against inclement weather, pilferage, and damage.
Operate vehicle component material handling equipment (MHE) as required.
Report all vehicle deficiencies to supporting maintenance facilities.
Military experience is beneficial and highly desired. Must present a professional image and represent the company in an appropriate manner. The following is the minimum criteria:
High school graduate or GED.
Ideally will have completed training for for Army Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) 88M, Motor Transport Operator or equivalent training.
5 years experience with Motor Pool Operations and experience operating equipment such as the Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMTT), Heavy Equipment Transporter (HET), Palletized Loading System (PLS), M113 Armored Personnel Carrier, M88 Track Recovery Vehicle, M1 Abrams, D8K Bulldozer, Generators Sets, Compressors, TQG/PU 5 to 100K, Light Medium Tactical Vehicle (LMTV), Medium Tactical Vehicle (MTV), High Mobility Multi-Purpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) and Material Handling Equipment (MHE) 5K to 30K.
Ability to pass a Drug Screening
Ability to pass Background and National Agency Checks
Possess a current driver's license
Ability to obtain and keep a Common Access Card (CAC)
Work Environment, Physical and Mental Demands
Works in an environment with military equipment, vehicles and both heavy and light equipment. Existing forklift license/experience desired. Must be able to safely lift and carry 35 pounds for short distances. Must be able to safely stoop, bend, kneel, walk across flat and uneven surfaced, use ladders, and climb in and out of equipment/vehicles. Outside work in hot weather is often required. Indoor work is often in buildings with climate control.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Akima, LLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
Do you need assistance?
We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website or to apply for a position please contact Leina'ala Dicus, Recruiting Business Partner, Leinaala.Dicus@akima.com, (703) 766-6744. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
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