Heavy Mobile Equipment Repairer

Department Of Defense Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 2 months ago

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Summary

About the Position:Troubleshoots, repairs, modifies and maintains a variety of construction, industrial, combat, tactical and power generation equipment

This position is located: The 81st Readiness Division, Area Maintenance Support Activity 153 (AMSA), Nashville, TN

Description of the Working Environment: Work is performed in a maintenance shop setting

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Responsibilities

  • Perform repairs on various types of equipment.

  • Replace components when needed.

  • Perform preventive maintenance on vehicles.

  • Complete body work.

  • Inspect and troubleshoot equipment.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - The business travel requirement is 5%.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

None

  • Job family (Series)

5803 Heavy Mobile Equipment Mechanic

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Conditions of Employment

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

  • This position requires membership in the US Army Reserve (USAR).

  • This position requires a Personnel Security Investigation.

  • This position is subject to Drug Abuse Testing Program requirements.

  • This position requires a Class A CDL within 90 days of employment.

  • This position requires a medical examination prior to employment.

Qualifications

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.

Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work of an Heavy Mobile Equipment Repairer without more than normal supervision. To meet the screen out element, applicants should document experience or show the ability to do the following: maintenance, repairs, and replacements to component parts of heavy mobile equipment, perform preventive maintenance checks and services; conduct basic operational inspections to insure the vehicles are properly serviced; and operate equipment to check work.

  • 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 (knowledge, skills, and abilities) in the following areas:

  • Ability To Do The Work Of The position Without More Than Normal Supervision

  • Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes blueprint reading)

  • Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and Equipment

  • Knowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.

  • Technical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)

  • Trouble Shooting

  • Use of Measuring Instruments

Physical Effort Required: You may be required to work in tiring or uncomfortable positions for long periods. Work frequently requires climbing on top of equipment or crawling under equipment to work on the various components. You will frequently have to bend, reach, stretch and crouch. Work is strenuous, often requiring the lifting and carrying of items weighing up to 40 pounds. You will also push, pull, and turn heavy parts and equipment. You will move heavier items with assistance of other workers.

Working Conditions: Work inside and outside where you will be exposed to drafts, dirt, grease and vehicle fumes. You will be exposed to some inclement weather such as rain, snow, cold, and freezing temperatures; and may be required to work in mud and wet or icy areas when outdoors. Subject to burns, scrapes, cuts, bruises, shocks and strains.

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This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

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Heavy Mobile Equipment Repairer

Department Of Defense