About the Position: Performs a wide variety a general laboring duties in and around the dam, locks, powerhouse, shops, warehouses and reservoir area.
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Load and unload materials from trucks and cars.
Clean up after construction and/or major overhaul and repair jobs
Operate hand or small power tools.
Dig ditches and level small areas.
Perform janitorial duties.
Perform manual labor in the receipt and storage of warehouse supplies using hand trucks and dollies.
Perform grounds maintenance.
Occasional travel - Temporary travel for duty is approximately 5%.
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
Valid state issued driver's license is required.
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)
Executive Order (E.O.) 12721
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
People with Disabilities, Schedule A
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 a(n) Laborer without more than normal supervision. Must have the ability to perform common laboring duties such as loading and unloading equipment, materials, supplies, trash and other debris to and from trucks and cars; sorts stacks and piles lumber, metals and other materials; uses hand tools such as picks, shovels, forks, rakes and saws in the maintenance and repair of roads, grounds and project areas; cuts, burns brush; collects trash and garbage; cleans up after construction and/or major overhaul and repair jobs; operates hand or small power mowers, air or electric scaling tools; digs ditches and level small areas to grade with hand tools. Uses hand tools such as picks, shovels, forks, rakes and saws. Clean by sweeping, scrubbing, dusting, and polishing floors, woodwork, windows, walls, furniture and washrooms. Empties waste containers and replaces minor supplies. Work under normal supervision of a work leader or journey-level employee 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 Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision Screen Out
Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes blueprint reading)
Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and Equipment
Dexterity and Safety
Work Practices (includes keeping things neat, clean and in order)
Physical Effort: Work requires prolonged periods of walking, standing, and climbing ladders as well as working in cramped spaces. Must be able to lift and carry equipment, supplies and materials routinely weighing up to, and occasionally over, 45 lbs. Must be able to exert heavy physical effort such as lifting, carrying and moving heavy objects, digging ditches, or pushing heavy equipment (wheelbarrow load of cement, etc.). Must maintain the ability to perform the full range of duties associated with the position.
Working Conditions: Work is performed both in and outside the powerhouse. Indoor work subjects employee to high noise levels and outdoor work is subject to usual climate extremes. Subject to heat, cold, dampness, draftiness, and poorly lighted areas. May work on open docks or in storage yards. Work may be dirty, dusty, greasy, etc. There is danger of cuts, bruises, electrical shock, injury from equipment operated, and falling from ladders and scaffolds. There is occasional exposure to paint fumes, cleaning solvents, battery acid, and other toxic or hazardous materials. There is the added danger of drowning while working around swift moving water. Employee is subject to the discomfort of wearing required safety equipment such as hard-hats, gloves, safety shoes, respirators, ear plugs, etc. Must wear appropriate safety equipment and protective clothing, and successfully complete and maintain all occupational health requirements.
This job does not have an education qualification requirement.
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