Air Force Civilian Service
DutiesThe following list of duties is not conclusive but provides a brief snapshot of the duties that may be required for this position: A copy of the complete position description is available in the Human Resources Office.Plans and lays out work to be accomplished in the shop which is then completed by the technician and lower graded mechanic(s). Performs the full range of shop work. Implements safety regulatory requirements. Prepares for and participates in various types of readiness evaluations, inspections, mobilization and command support exercises. Performs other duties as assigned.QualificationsGENERALIZED EXPERIENCE:Experience or training which demonstrates your knowledge of basic electrical and mechanical principles; knowledge of troubleshooting procedures used to isolate malfunctions in aircraft pneudraulic fuel systems; and ability to use technical manuals, equipment specifications, and test calibration procedures in performing the work.SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:Applicant must indicate 18 months experience, or training which provided a knowledge of basic electrical and mechanical principles. Experience in fabricating fuel, oil and vacuum hose lines. Experience in servicing, maintaining, disassembling assembling, repairing and testing hydraulic fuel, and pneumatic systems. Experience in diagnosing malfunctions and overhauling pneudraulic fuel related accessories by disassembling, cleaning part and examining parts. Experience in diagnosing trouble and determining remedies. Experience in repairing, rebuilding and overhauling major systems of ground equipment and pneumatic and hydraulic fuel systems. Experience in mechanical repairs using hand tools and test equipment. Experience that demonstrates the ability to interpret technical manuals, specifications and publications.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND COMPETENCIES: Applicants who meet the eligibility requirements will be further evaluated by the nominating supervisor based on the following competencies considered essential to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.-Knowledge of basic electrical and mechanical principles that apply to aircraft systems. -Knowledge of hydraulic, fuel, and pneumatic principles, the physical laws governing the behavior of fluids (liquids and gasses).-Knowledge of aircraft pneudraulic and fuel systems; pneudraulic and fuel equipment used in maintaining and checking aircraft pneudraulic equipment.-Ability to jack aircraft and perform checks.-Ability to service, repair and maintain pneudraulic and fuel system ground equipment.QUALITY OF EXPERIENCE: Length of time is not of itself qualifying. Candidates experience should be evaluated on the basis of duties performed rather than strictly on the rank of the individual; however, established compatibility criteria\/assignments must be followed. The applicants record of experience, training, and education must show possession of the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to fully perform the duties of the position to be filled.SPECIAL NOTE: Per the Labor Relations Management Agreement if there are more than 15 qualified applicants for each position, by category, a KSA board will be convened in accordance with Section 17.8 of the LMRA.PCS STATEMENT: PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION COSTS WILL NOT BE PAID FOR THIS POSITION.-Individual(s) nominated must successfully complete a baseline initial employment physical examination in accordance with 5 CFR, Part 339 and Technician Personnel Regulation TPR 335.*NOTE: Accessioning into this position is contingent upon verification of Secret Security ClearanceBENEFITSThe following Web addresses are provided for your reference to explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees.Main Site for new federal employees - http:\/\/www.opm.gov\/insure\/new_employ\/index.aspFlexible Spending Accounts - This Program allows you to pay for certain health and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars. Visit: https:\/\/www.fsafeds.com\/fsafeds\/index.aspHealth Insurance - The FEHB Program offers over 100 optional plans. Visit: http:\/\/www.opm.gov\/insure\/health\/index.aspLeave - Most Federal employees earn both annual and sick leave. Visit: http:\/\/www.opm.gov\/oca\/leave\/index.aspLife Insurance - The FEGLI Program offers Basic Life Insurance plus three types of optional insurance. Visit: http:\/\/www.opm.gov\/insure\/life\/index.aspLong Term Care Insurance - The FLTCIP provides long term care insurance for Federal employees and their parents, parents-in-law, step parents, spouses, and adult children. Visit: http:\/\/www.ltcfeds.com\/Retirement Program - Almost all new employees are automatically covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a three-tiered retirement plan. The three tiers are: Social Security Benefits, Basic Benefit Plan, Thrift Savings Plan. Visit: http:\/\/www.opm.gov\/retire\/index.aspOther InformationREPROMOTION CONSIDERATION (Applies to technician applicants only.)Technicians who have been demoted from this or a higher grade previously held in the same occupational series without personal cause and who are not in a grade retention status will be given consideration for re-promotion. Technicians who believe they are entitled to such consideration should forward a description of the circumstances with their application. Technicians eligible for re-promotion will be considered prior to using competitive promotion procedures, except when another technician has a statutory or regulatory right to be placed in or considered for the position. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT For all employees and applicants for employment. Consideration for placement and evaluation of qualifications will be made on a fair and equitable basis without regard to political affiliation, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, or age, and with proper regard for their privacy and constitutional rights. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.
Air Force Civilian Service
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