Department Of Defense Tucson , AZ 85704
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The primary purpose of this Air Reserve Technician (ART) Enlisted position is to perform aircraft structural maintenance at journey level in the structural section of a component repair or maintenance squadron of an Air Force Reserve unit.
This is a developmental position leading to the Sheet Metal Mechanic Mechanic full performance WG-3806-10.
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Plan and lay out work from blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, and work orders in the repair, coating or manufacture of aircraft structural components.
Develop patterns, cut, form, join, assemble, and install items and systems which have combined straight and curved edges or irregular curves, angles, and planes.
Operate and maintain complex hand and power tools and equipment.
Prepare surfaces and apply protective coatings to a variety of materials, such as sheet metal, honeycomb, and composites then correctly dispose of hazardous waste products.
Utilize safety practices, Federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and AF Environmental Compliance Assessment
Management Program (ECAMP) environmental protection practices and procedures and complies with security regulations, directives and policies.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Sheet Metal Workers
Workers, Sheet Metal
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Must be a United States Citizen
Must meet and maintain Air Force Reserve military requirements
Incentives/Special Salary Pay Rate may or may not apply
Disclosure of Political Appointments
Preferred Military AFSC: 2A7X3
Permanent Change of Station (PCS) cost may or may not be paid.
Incumbent's regular assignments are primarily ART duties: however, the incumbent may be assigned some non-ART duties, generally not to exceed 30 percent of total responsibilities
May be required to work uncommon tour of duty
Must obtain and maintain the appropriate security clearance.
This is a drug testing designated position (TDP). The incumbent is subject to random testing for drug use.
Work encompasses strenuous physical exertion; prolonged standing, climbing, working in cramped and awkward positions, using hand and powered tools. Works both inside and outside and subject to moderate amount of noise and vibration.
A specific length of experience or training is not required. However, you must have experience and/or training (military or civilian, paid or unpaid) of sufficient scope and quality to be able to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying. You must show that you have the experience as identified in the Job Elements listed below as they relate to the position for which you are applying. Since your rating will be based upon the information you supply in your application (resume), you should be as detailed as possible and use the following Job Elements as a guide to assist you in identifying your relevant work experience.
Use the following Job Elements as a guide to assist you in identifying your relevant work experience:
Element A - Ability to do the Work of a Sheet Metal Mechanic (Aircraft/Painter): Ability to work independently, make decisions, and plan operations.
Element B - Ability to Use Hand Tools, Power Tools, and Metal Working Machines for the Sheet Metal Work: Independently select and use or operate, as needed, a complete cross-section of the types of hand and powered machines used.
Element C - Ability to Assemble, Disassemble, Fabricate, and Repair Sheet Metal systems, Components and Items: Perform sheet metal work requiring precision and coordination covering such functions as assembly, disassembly, fabrication, installation and repair of sheet metal portions of systems, system components, items, and equipment.
Element K - Ability to Work from Instructions, Specifications, Blueprints, Personal Inspections, etc.: Ability to analyze, interpret, an follow work orders, blueprints, specifications, and sketches; and to prescribe necessary work specifications on the basis of personal inspection.
Element L -Knowledge and Skills for Making Layouts, Patterns, and Templates Using Recognized Trade Methods and Practices: Ability to develop and transfer sheet metal shapes, forms, and outlines from drawings, sketches, blueprints, and work orders.
Element M - Knowledge of Materials: Ability to use materials, coating and chemicals used in performing structural/corrosion control work.
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Education Substitution: None