Department Of Defense China Lake , CA 93555
You will serve as an Engineering Technician in the Weapons and Energetics Department, Solid Propulsion and Energetics Division of NAVAIRWARCENWPNDIV CHINA LAKE.
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Monitors the maintenance and safety of the facilities and equipment and provides support where needed.
Mentors junior engineers and technicians on the performance of various operations.
Operates high-speed photographic systems at testing sites.
Sets up experiments and prepares/runs the instrumentation.
Analyzes the results of the experiments in a self-directing fashion.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Job family (Series)
0802 Engineering Technical
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Must be a US Citizen.
Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify/.
Generally, current federal employees applying for DT jobs must serve at least one year at the next lower pay band. This requirement is called time-in-band. Time-in-band requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.
You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
This position may require travel from normal duty station to CONUS and OCONUS and may include remote or isolated sites. You must be able to travel on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.
Must be able to obtain and maintain ordnance certifications.
Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the DT-03 pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Monitoring the maintenance and safety of the facilities and equipment and providing support where needed; 2) Mentoring junior engineers and technicians on the performance of various operations; 3) Operating high-speed photographic systems at testing sites; 4) Setting up experiments and preparing/running the instrumentation; 5) Analyzing the results of the experiments in a self-directing fashion.
Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website:
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.