About the Position: As an Electrical Electronic Craftsworker, you will perform installation, modification, adjustment, replacement, diagnosis, repair, software maintenance programming, and preventative maintenance of digital and analog electronic and electrical systems associated with the operations and maintenance of multi-purpose hydroelectric facilities.
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Install, modify, diagnose, and repair digital and analog electronic and electrical systems.
Use dianostic and test programs to locate and analyze trouble areas.
Service and repair electric motors, control centers, and panel boards.
Document changes or modifications to electrical systems .
Electronic systems may include: Digital Processors, Communication Systems, Sequential Events Recorders, Remote Terminal Units, Centralized/Remote Digital Controls, Power Generation Equipment, Natigation Locks, Fishway/Spillway Controls and Equipment.
Job family (Series)
2601 Miscellaneous Electronic Equipment Install and Maintenance
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
This position requires the incumbent to possess or be able to obtain and maintain a driver's license in one of the 50 US states or possessions in order to operate a government vehicle.
This position requires the incumbent to complete a pre-employment physical examination and must be able to lift various weighted payloads up to 45 pounds.
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.
30 Percent or More Disabled Veterans
Current Department of Army Civilian Employees
Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)
Executive Order (E.O.) 12721
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
Military Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473
Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentality (NAFI)
Non-Department of Defense (DoD) Transfer
Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Interchange Agreement Eligible
People with Disabilities, Schedule A
Postal Service/Peace Corps and Other Unique Authorities
Veterans Recruitment Appointment (VRA)
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
There is no specific length of training or experience required. However, you must be able to demonstrate, through experience shown in your written application materials that you possess the sufficient knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the work of this position without more than normal supervision.
Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work of an Electrical Electronic Craftsworker without more than normal supervision. You must have the ability to do the work of an Electrical Electronic Craftsworker without more than normal supervision. You must be able to perform common journey level tasks associated with the repair and maintenance of electronic equipment. You must be able to use testing equipment used in the electrical trade such as digital multimeters, relay test sets, and optical time-domain reflectometers (OTDR) with occasional inspection of completed tasks. Failure to meet this Screen Out Element will result in an ineligible rating.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (Screen-out Element)
Ability To Use Hand and Power Tools
Ingenuity (Ability To Suggest and Apply New Methods)
Knowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.
Theory of Electronics
Trouble shooting (Electronic Equipment)
Use of Test Equipment: Electronics?
Required to stand for long periods on hard surfaces, climb stairs and ladders, work in awkward positions requiring bending, stooping, kneeling, pushing, pulling and twisting. Requires a high degree of concentrated mental and visual attention, and ability to coordinate a high degree of manual dexterity with close visual attention for sustained periods. Must be able to distinguish colors. Required to lift parts and equipment weighing frequently up to, and occasionally over, 45 pounds.
Required to work inside and outside and is subject to bad weather (heat, cold, rain, snow). Work is often unpleasant due to noise, weather, dirt, grease, dust, etc. Subject to severe injury from working around and in close proximity to energized equipment, and around moving machinery. Subject to cuts, bruises, burns and electrical shock.. Must wear appropriate safety equipment and protective clothing, and successfully complete and maintain all occupational health requirements.
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