Department Of Defense Enumclaw , WA 98022

Posted 2 months ago

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This is a Direct Hire Authority (DHA) solicitation utilizing the DHA for Certain Personnel of the DoD Workforce.

About the Position: Serves as a Journeyman Level Electrician performing the full range of work involved in installing, removing, maintaining, adjusting, troubleshooting, overhauling, modifying and testing electrical systems, equipment, controls, fixtures and machinery which have a variety of voltage, amperage, phase and frequency requirements.

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  • Install, remove, maintain, adjust, troubleshoot, overhaul, modify, and test project electrical systems, equipment, controls, fixtures, and machinery.

  • Representative electrical systems/items include, but are not limited to fire alarm systems; complete electrical systems including wiring and machinery; and shop equipment including electric hoists and motors.

  • Remotely controlled electro-mechanical security gate locks and controls; electric power controlling, switching and distribution systems for industrial and high security operations; and water system control panels and pump motors.

  • Perform maintenance services, diagnose systems or equipment malfunctions, and make necessary adjustments, repairs, or modifications.

  • Plan/lay out the routing and placement of electrical systems and components.

  • Inserts, splices and connects wires to fixtures, outlets, switches, receptacles, motors, controls, pumps, distribution boxes, power sources, etc.

  • As directed, assists electrical linemen by performing groundman, truck driver, and other duties that do not require the services of a qualified lineman.

  • Operate a variety of motor vehicles (e.g., pickups, vans, crew trucks, aerial or bucket truck, 5-ton trucks, 1000 gallon fish trucks, etc).

Travel Required

Occasional travel

  • Temporary travel for duty is approximately 5%.

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

2805 Electrician

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Conditions of Employment

  • Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.

  • Must obtain and maintain a valid state driver's license.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Class A commercial driver's license with N (Tanker) endorsement within 1 year of employment.

  • Pre-employment and annual physical is required.

  • Pre-employment drug test is required.


Who May Apply: US Citizens

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.

For the WG-08: Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work of a(n) ELECTRICIAN~ without more than normal supervision. Must have the ability to perform some tasks of an Electrician including performing routine installation, maintenance, repair, modification, troubleshoot, load and test new and repair existing electrical lines, equipment circuits, systems, fixtures and controls. Ability to diagnose, modify, overhaul, repair and maintain a variety of electrical devices, equipment and components in residential and commercial applications. Must have assisted Journey Level Electricians on the more complex tasks and projects. Work under supervision of a work leader or journey-level employee who reviews my work for completion.

  • Failure to meet this Screen out Element will result in an ineligible rating.

For the WG-10: Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work of a(n) ELECTRICIAN~ without more than normal supervision. Must have the ability to perform the full range of tasks of an Electrician such as read wiring diagrams that specify where wiring, cables and fixtures and controls are installed. Must have ability to maintain and repair electrical wiring, controls, equipment and fixtures; make repairs such as tightening connections, insulating bare wire, and soldering loose leads to contact points. Must have ability to use a variety of test equipment such as test light, megger, voltmeter, power meter set, and other electrical meters to locate malfunctions. Ability to select and use hand and power tools such as screw drivers, crimpers, wire strippers, pliers, wire cutters and soldering irons. I am able to troubleshoot problems by observation and with simple instruments, such as meggers or voltmeters where the faulty unit is an individual circuit (less than a complete system) and is easily located. I work under a work leader who reviews my work for completion.

  • Failure to meet this Screen out Element will result in an ineligible rating.
  • PHYSICAL EFFORT: Repairs and installations are sometimes made from ladders and platforms and where the parts of the system are hard to reach. This requires standing, stooping, bending, kneeling and working in uncomfortable positions. Lifts and carries parts and equipment that weigh up to 50 pounds or more.
  • WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is done inside and outside, often in inclement weather. Subject to cuts, bruises burns, electrical shock and contact with grease and dirt. Required wearing protective clothing and safety equipment. Works on voltage up to multi phase 440 volts.


This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

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