Automotive Mechanic

Career Area: Other
City: Moyock
State: North Carolina
Country: United States
Job Description


In an ever-changing and complex world, security concerns are paramount. Enhanced security requires education, training and specialized skills. Constellis provides end-to-end risk management and comprehensive security solutions to safeguard people and infrastructure globally. Our team of strategic problem solvers has a steadfast moral compass and unwavering dedication to creating a safer world. Constellis is committed to the success of our customers and partners.

Maintains company vehicles by performing intermediate repair and maintenance duties.


  • Inspects fleet and training vehicles and assesses nature and extent of damage or malfunction.
  • Plans work procedures using charts, technical manuals, and experience.
  • Raises vehicles, using hydraulic jack or hoist, to gain access to mechanical units bolted to the underside of the vehicle.
  • Removes unit, such as engine, transmission, or differential, using hand tools and hoist.
  • Disassembles unit and inspects parts for wear, using micrometers, calipers, and thickness gauges.
  • Repairs or replaces parts, such as gears, wheel hubs, brakes and bearings, using technician hand tools.
  • Uses basic computer diagnostics and electronics troubleshooting.
  • Mends damaged body and fenders by hammering out or filling in dents and welding broken parts.
  • Replaces and adjusts headlights, and installs and repairs accessories, such as mirrors, and windshield wipers.
  • Maintains required documentation of maintenance and repairs.
  • Responsible for quality control reporting of vendor parts.
  • Assists with shop clean-up, including workbench, tool carts, work area, machines, and equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Two years of experience as a mechanic or a combination of vocational training and experience required.
  • Must have own tools.
  • Thorough knowledge of automobile parts and operation, and mechanical repair procedures.
  • Basic knowledge of diesel parts, operations, and repair procedures required. ASE certification preferred. Must be able to operate mechanical tools including tire machines, balance machines, battery chargers and AC vacuum motors.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion.
  • Problem-solving skills with an analytical thought process.
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment.


Constellis protects critical priorities safely and efficiently around the world. Operating globally and based in the Washington D.C. area, our employees bring unparalleled dedication and passion for creating a safer world and upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity. As a leading global provider of risk management, security, humanitarian, training and operational support services to government and commercial customers worldwide, Constellis’ forward thinking solutions include a range of synergistic services, including background investigations, social intelligence tools, advanced training, logistics and life support, UAV and K9 services, and crisis response mitigation. At Constellis, our number one priority is to secure success for our customers. For more information, visit www.constellis.com


Constellis offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflect its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.

  • Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time-Off Program & Company Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Insurance: Basic Life & Supplemental Life
  • Health & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
  • On-the-job Training, Skills Development & Certifications
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach


Work is based in a busy shop/garage environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Frequent work outside and in inclement weather conditions is required, including heat, cold and humidity. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. Must be willing to wear Personal Protective Equipment as required by established Company Safety Standards. Normal work hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, however some extended or weekend hours may also be required.


May be required to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 100 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday.