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Surface Maintenance Repairer

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Department Of Defense Sturgis , SD 57785

Posted 5 months ago

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This National Guard position is for a SURFACE MAINTENANCE REPAIRER, Position Description Number NGD1193000 and is part of the FMS 1. This is a temporary, Title 32, Dual-Status position.


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This position is located in the Joint Forces Headquarters-State, Logistics Directorate (J-4), Surface Maintenance Facility. The purpose of this position is to perform limited diagnosis, routine repairs, and maintenance on combat, tactical, commercial, and special purpose vehicles and equipment. May assist higher graded mechanics in the performance of maintenance duties.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential

  • Job family (Series)
    5801 Miscellaneous Transportation/Mobile Equipment Maintenance

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HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment

  • National Guard Membership is required.

  • Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service.

  • Federal employment suitability as determined by a background investigation.

  • May be required to successfully complete a probationary period.

  • Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.


NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.

COMPATIBLE MILITARY ASSIGNMENT: Selected individual must be assigned to a compatible military position in the following MOS/AOC within 90 days of effective date of hire: Warrant Officer: WOBR 12,13,14,19, 25, 91 WMOS 92, 94, 882A Enlisted: ECMF 12, 13, 14, 19, 25, 88, 91, 92, 94. Military grade inversion within the full-time work force is not permitted. The military grade of the full time supervisor must equal or exceed the military grade of personnel supervised.

GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience or training which demonstrates knowledge of equipment to be able to do routine jobs, simple preventative maintenance tasks, and is able to use common tools and equipment in the line of work.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have at least 12 months experience or training using common hand and power tools and a small variety of test and measurement devices to make mechanical repairs. Experience removing, adjusting, replacing, cleaning, and installing a variety of parts, components, and accessories. Experience which demonstrates a basic understanding of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic theory applying to vehicles; and skill to replace, fit, install, and make adjustments. Experience demonstrating an understanding of the makeup and operation of the various individual systems maintained and their interrelationships. Experience reading and interpreting parts lists, manufactures' repair manuals, diagrams, and electrical schematics.

Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities (KSAs): Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a separate sheet(s) addressing the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs) and how they relate to work experience, education or training. This document will be used to determine the PAY GRADE to which an applicant may qualify.


  • Skill in the use of common hand and power tools and a small variety of test and measurement devices to make mechanical repairs.

  • Knowledge of removing, adjusting, replacing, cleaning, and installing a variety of parts, components, and accessories.

  • Skill to demonstrate an understanding of the makeup and operation of the various individual systems maintained and their interrelationships.

  • Skill to read and interpret parts lists, manufactures' repair manuals, diagrams, and electrical schematics.

NOTE: This is a Temporary Appointment. NTE 29 Sept 2018, may be extended depending on funding and mission requirements. If an On-Board, Title 5 Technician is selected for this position, their status will change to that of this appointment and they will not be returned to their permanent position


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Surface Maintenance Repairer

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