About the Position: This position is located at a hydro-electric generating facility that includes hydropower, navigation, fish passage and recreational activities. The project spans the Columbia River near the town of Umatilla OR, approximately 10 miles N. of Hermiston, OR and 30 miles S. of Kennewick, WA, which are full service communities. There is a daily van pool from the Tri-Cities. Employees working at McNary Dam and living in the State of Washington are exempt from Oregon state tax.
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You will make recommendations for advance planning for crew work assignments, order materials necessary for the job, and mobilize resources needed to execute work assignmen
You will be responsible for scheduling equipment outages and coordinating work efforts with other crews and contractors.
You will provide verbal or written reports to higher level supervisors that describe the status of work assignments, causes of delay, and technical or personnel problems encountered while executing work assignments.
You will participate in job hazard analyses, request and hold safe clearances, and maintain a safe work environment for your crew.
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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.
You must be able to obtain and/or maintain a valid state driver's license.
?A pre-employment physical is required.
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.
Current Department of Army Civilian Employees
Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
Military Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473
Non-Department of Defense (DoD) Transfer
Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Interchange Agreement Eligible
Priority Placement Program (PPP), Program S (Military Spouse) registrant
Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998
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 ELECTRONIC SYSTEM CONTROL CRAFT WORKER IN CHARGE without more than normal supervision. I have the ability to perform common tasks associated with the repair and maintenance of electronic equipment. I have the ability to give verbal instructions as the nature of repairs, installation, or maintenance to be made, and can proceed to carry out the work in cleaning, making adjustments and/or repairs, calibration, and retest of equipment including various relays, meters, recorders, controllers, indicators, radio transmitters and receivers, oscillators and amplifiers, electronic relays and other electronic and communication equipment. This work was performed in an industrial setting. I work under normal supervision of a supervisor who observes tasks in progress and upon completion to make sure they are properly performed
Failure to meet this Screen Out Element will result in an ineligible rating.
Ability To Lead or Supervise
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
Physical Effort: Work requires moderate physical effort: Lift and carry equipment and supplies weighing frequently up to, and occasionally over, 45 pounds. Work requires prolonged standing, walking, climbing, bending, stooping, twisting, pulling, pushing, and kneeling. A high degree of concentrated mental and visual attention is necessary to determine cause of trouble, plan and carry out corrective action, interpret complex drawings, and coordinate a high degree of manual dexterity with close visual attention for sustained periods. Must be able to distinguish colors.
Working Conditions: Work is performed in the powerhouse, other project structures, and outdoors. The employee is exposed to noise,extremes of heat or cold, heights, oils, greases, confined areas, dust, dirt, exposure to water hazards. May be exposed to odors, fumes and moving and/or energized equipment. May work with a variety of toxic or caustic materials. There is a possibility of cuts, burns, falls, and electrical shock. Must wear all appropriate safety #equipment and protective clothing, and successfully complete and maintain all occupational
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