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Equipment Specialist, Gs-1670-11 (Marine Navigation)

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Department Of Homeland Security New Orleans , LA 70130

Posted 4 months ago

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This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security, United States Coast Guard, Eighth Coast Guard District, Waterways Management Branch, Detached Duty Sector New Orleans, LA.

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This position serves as the District Eight Asset Material Manager (AMM) and is responsible for NESS management of regional ATON inventory at Remote Locations, as well as the local caretaker of the New Orleans, LA location.

Being a Coast Guard civilian makes you a valuable member of the Coast Guard team.

  • Conducting all duties associated with being the Asset Material Manager(AMM) which includes utilizing the Naval Engineering Supply and Support System.

  • Maintaining a stockpile of condition code F and G (used and damaged) Aids to Navigation and schedules their repair, retrofit, overhaul and transport to meet field unit operational needs.

  • Performing technical analysis of contract specifications, equipment characteristics, drawings, commercial catalogs, and other supporting documentation.

  • Directing the supply and logistics support of the consumable Aids to Navigation hardware used by the District Aids to Navigation servicing fleet.

  • Collecting, analyzing and interpreting information regarding present Aids to Navigation systems equipment performance as well as prototyped equipment.

  • Providing recommendation and developing designs and fabricating modifications as needed to ensure the integrity of the District's system.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - 1-10 per year

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential

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    1670 Equipment Services

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HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment

  • U.S. Citizenship is required.

  • Applicant is required to meet the physical requirements of the position.

  • The position requires a valid state driver's license.

  • This position requires a National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI).

All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement. This includes Time-In-Grade requirements for current status employees applying through merit promotion procedures. Status applicants applying for a promotion must have 52 weeks of service at the next lower grade.


AT THE GS-11 GRADE LEVEL, GS-11, Applicants must have one year of specialized experience at least equivalent to the GS-9 level that equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position. You may also qualify based on education which includes a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree, or 3 years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree, or an LL.M., if related.

Examples of qualifying specialized experience include:

  • Working as a skilled mechanic or maintenance worker, sales or service engineer, or planner or estimator in a technical group dealing with manufacture, utilization, repair, or operation of equipment.

  • Reviewing and applying technical specifications and requirements.

  • Analyzing equipment and forecasting spare parts requirements.

  • Reading and interpreting engineering change orders, equipment requisitions, shop orders, and work orders.

  • Analyzing contract specifications and examining pertinent equipment to determine if specifications are met.

  • Analyzing or supervising maintenance, repair, or production operations to determine methods of improvement.

Specialized experience is experience that has equipped you with the particular ability, skill, and knowledge to successfully perform the duties of this position and is typically in or related to this line of work.

National Service Experience (i.e., volunteer experience): 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). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.


This position does not have a positive education requirement. If you are including education on your resume, report only attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. See Required Documents section for detail.

FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet Federal qualification requirements if you can show that your foreign education is comparable to education received in accredited educational institutions in the United States. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence with your application. See Recognition of Foreign Qualifications click here

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Equipment Specialist, Gs-1670-11 (Marine Navigation)

Expired Job

Department Of Homeland Security