Packer (Fire Tool Restoration) - Direct Hiring Authority

Department Of The Interior Fairbanks , AK 99701

Posted 2 months ago

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Summary

Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

This position is located in Fairbanks, AK. Information about the surrounding area can be found at FAIRBANKS

We expect to fill 6 vacancies at this time; however, additional positions may be filled from this announcement if they become available.

This is a Direct-Hire advertisement. Veterans preference is not applicable to this advertisement. Learn more about this authority at: Direct Hire Authority

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Responsibilities

  • Responsible for loading and unloading of supplies and equipment, and the movement of materials from dock to bin or from storage to shipping.

  • Uses remote terminals and keyboards to receive, confirm and transmit inventory data.

  • Prepares and completes required shipping documentation for various means of ground transportation and air freight.

  • Packs and labels material following agency, Federal and international packing and shipping requirements for hazardous and nonhazardous materials and items.

  • Works with a high degree of independence.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - Travel is required to attend training, conferences, workshops, and/or field visits

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

7

  • Job family (Series)

7002 Packing

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Conditions of Employment

  • U.S. Citizenship is required.

  • Be sure to read the How to Apply and Required Documents Sections.

  • You cannot hold an active real estate license: nor can you have an interest or hold stocks in firms with interest in Federal Lands.

  • Direct Deposit Required.

  • Appointment will be subject to a favorably adjudicated background/suitability investigation/determination.

  • Your resume must contain enough information to show that you meet the qualification requirements as defined in the announcement. In addition, your responses to the questions must adequately reflect in your resume.

  • This position requires regular and recurring overtime and shift work.

  • You must be 18 years of age or older to be assigned to a hazardous position.

  • You must pass a pre-employment physical.

  • An applicant appointed to this position must possess and maintain a valid state driver's license while employed in this position.

  • May require a one year probationary period.

Qualifications

By the closing date of this announcement, you must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Handbook X118C, Job Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupation.

http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/x-118c/

OPM Job Qualifications System for Trades and Labor Occupations will be used in determining applicant's qualifications. There is no specific length of training or experience required; however, the applicant must be able to demonstrate through experience shown in the resume materials, that they possess the skill level that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of Packer (Fire Tool Restoration) WG-7002-07 without more than normal supervision.

Screen-out Element: Ability to do the work of the position without more than normal supervision. This must be verifiable on your application

Physical Demands: Incumbent's work requires standing, stooping, bending and working in tiring and uncomfortable positions. May be required to work at a rapid pace for long periods of time. During periods of high fire activity incumbent may be required to work for periods of time up to 21 days without days off. Frequently lifts and carries supplies, equipment, and printed materials that may weigh 60-70 pounds. Work is generally performed on concrete or hard surface floor.

Work Environment: Incumbent works in both inside and outside areas. Cache warehousing is done in areas that are hot, cold, dry, wet, drafty, and poorly lighted. The work is dirty, dusty, and greasy. He/she is exposed to the possibility of cuts, scrapes, bruise, and the safety hazards inherent of warehousing.

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.

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Packer (Fire Tool Restoration) - Direct Hiring Authority

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