About the position:
This position will be assigned to the Auto Hobby Shop on Eielson AFB, AK.
Frequent bending, reaching, and working in awkward positions when performing work in lube pits or from car racks. Occasional heavy lifting of objects weighing up to 40 pounds.
This position is flexible and may require a schedule to include working Wednesday
Sunday between 6:00 a.m.
11:00 p.m. Work hours are subject to change in order to meet the needs of the organization.
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Drains and changes lubricants in crank cases, differentials and transmissions, lubricates vehicles and replaces oil and air filters, checks fluid levels in braking systems and power steering reservoirs. Replaces accessories such as rear view mirrors, rotates, replaces and/or repairs tube and tubeless tires with a plugger or hot or cold patch.
Changes brake pads and rotors, checks components such as spark plugs, wires, rotors, fan belts, tail pipes, mufflers, hoses and similar items and makes adjustments or replaces these items. Refers any observed needs for major repairs to the automotive mechanic. Uses a limited variety of test equipment (e.g., battery cell test, battery hydrometer). Uses a variety of hand tools. Maintains records and inventory of supplies.
If interested in applying for this position you may preview the online application: https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/11232570
5806 Mobile Equipment Servicing
Conditions of Employment
This position requires the incumbent to complete a background investigation with favorable results.
This position has physical lifting requirement which requires the incumbent to complete a favorable pre-employment physical.
Who May Apply: Open to everyone.
Applicants will be categorized by preference(s) and/or priority consideration eligibilities. An applicant's eligibility will be determined based on eligibility claimed in the questionnaire and proof of eligibility MUST be provided with application by the closing date, 09/20/2021
Business Based Action, Military Spouse Preference, Outside Applicant Veteran, Spouse/Widow/Parent of Veteran, and Transition Hiring Preference
In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. 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. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if the position allows for qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application.
Must have experience servicing vehicles (i.e., lubricate, oil and filter change). Must be able to read and understand manual specifications and be able to verbally communicate with patrons. Successful completion of technical/vocational school training in an automotive servicing course in which applicant gained a basic knowledge of automotive servicing may be substituted for the required experience. May be required to obtain certification from the state to perform vehicle safety inspections.
Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. This position does not allow for education substitution.
FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements.
You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.
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