Company Overview

For 29 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

4-181113-8045: MWR Technician - OCONUS
LocationOverseas - Iraq
Open Date11/13/2018

SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking an MWR Technician for our current contract located on Camp Taji, Iraq.


Responsible for ensuring MWR equipment is maintained and functional
Provides oversight, guidance, and technical expertise related to equipment repair and services at Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) facilities
Calibrates various equipment and implements equipment testing program
Conducts equipment-acceptance testing per requirements
Assist with inspection tests or maintenance of equipment
Maintains specialized testing tools or equipment
Meeting the standard of quality are reconditioned, repaired and/or retired
Works in close coordination with the MWR Supervisor to create a continuous flow of information regarding ongoing MWR equipment activities
Responsible for maintaining and repairing MWR equipment (to include, Bicycles and game tables) throughout the MWR area of operations
Performs diagnostic examinations and inspections on MWR fitness equipment
Ensures preventive maintenance and repair adjustments are made
•  Ensures routine scheduled maintenance, checks and services (PMCS) standards are conducted
Reports status of equipment on a weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
Maintains equipment service and accountability logs and “Maximo” program to ensure compliance with government regulations and property/performance accountability
Ensures compliance with established Safety Policies and Procedures
Performs other duties as assigned


High School Diploma or equivalent
• Three to six years of experience in repairing and maintaining various fitness, cycling and other recreational equipment 
•  Experience preferred in gym equipment repair and maintenance
Must exhibit strong organization and communication skills. Must be capable of effectively communicating technical information in English, both written and verbal and have  a customer service background 
Completion of maintenance apprenticeship program or mechanical/technical trade school is preferred
MWR Armed forces experience preferred
CPR and first aid certification is preferred
Experience working in an overseas contingency environment



Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.