This announcement establishes an open continuous announcement (until filled) of eligible applicants to be considered for this position. The "What to Expect Next" area of the announcement provides additional information on the referral process for this type of announcement.
This AIRCRAFT PNEUDRAULIC SYSTEMS MECHANIC position, is located in a fuel systems shop and is part of the CA 144 FW, National Guard.
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NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard.
Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.
MILITARY MEMBERS WITH BONUSES: Upon acceptance of a military technician position military members who are currently receiving a military Reenlistment/Extension Bonus (REB) or GI Bill-SR Kicker may lose incentive eligibility and may be subject to termination or suspension of incentive (includes indefinite and temporary technicians on assignment for more than 180 days in any continuous 12-month period).
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The primary purpose of the AIRCRAFT PNEUDRAULIC SYSTEMS MECHANIC, WG-8268-10, inspect, repair and perform maintenance of aircraft fuel cells, water injection, entidetonant (ADI), and inflight refueling systems. Utilize extensive knowledge of fuel systems maintenance practices and procedures, troubleshoots the systems and determines extent and tvpe of preventive and/or repair maintenance required and performs all necessary repairs, installation, and operational checks.
Non-DMOS/DAFSC applicants are encouraged to apply for the positions if experience is held. A two year compatibility waiver MAY be obtained.
Occasional travel - Infrequent/Rare
Who May ApplyThis job is open toCurrent members of the Air Force/Army National Guard, Air Force/Army Reserve or Air Force/Army Active Duty.
Questions? This job is open to 1 group.
Job family (Series)
8268 Aircraft Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Compatible military grade and assignment required prior to the effective date of placement. This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the employing state's National Guard.
Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership. If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a National Guard recruiter prior to applying for this position.
Priority Areas(s) of Consideration:
AREA I = Current California National Guard technicians who are serving on a Permanent dual status appointment.
AREA II= Current California National Guard technicians who are serving on a Indefinite dual status appointment.
AREA III= Current California National Guard technicians who are serving on a Temporary dual status appointment.
AREA IV = Current California National Guard members.
AREA V = Current military members of the Air Force/Army National Guard, Air Force/Army Reserve or Air Force/Army Active Duty. (Applicants who are currently in other Air/Army branches and NOT currently a member of the California National Guard (CNG) must become a member of a compatible unit of assignment within the Air Force CNG commensurate with the military grade listed in this announcement prior to federal assignment.)
Military Grades: E-3 through E-6
Recruitment/Relocation Incentive IS NOT authorized.
Relocation Costs IS NOT authorized based on determination that Permanent Change of Station (PCS) move is not in the Government best interest.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
Must maintain appropriate level of security clearance.
Must wear appropriate military uniform including required grooming standards.
Must maintain a compatible military unit, grade and job assignment as required by current directives.
Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.
General 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 systems; and ability to use technical manuals, equipment specifications, and test calibration procedures in performing the work.
AIRCRAFT PNEUDRAULIC SYSTEMS MECHANIC, WG-8268-10: Must have at least 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 and pneumatic systems; Experience in diagnosing malfunctions and overhauling pneudraulic 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 systems; Experience in mechanicl repairs using hand tools and test equipment; Experience that demonstrates the ability to interpret technical manuals, specifications and publications.
Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies:
Ability To Inspect
Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (other than blueprints)
Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and Equipment
Judgement and Decision Making
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