This National Guard position is for an AIRCRAFT MECHANIC, Position Description Number D11366000 and is part of the AZ 162nd Wing, Air National Guard.
Note: Open until filled- Applications will be reviewed every 30 days for consideration for hire until 29 Dec 17.
Note: No known military promotion is associated with this Technician Vacancy.
All selected applicants will be placed in a position commensurate with their current rank and boarded for promotion at the discretion of military supervision.
Note: Individual selected will receive an Indefinite Appointment and may be converted to permanent if funding becomes available and position is no longer encumbered .
Note: This position is subject to rotating or night shift work in support of a 24/7 Operation.
Note: Limited Permanent Change of Station (PCS) funds may be authorized if funds are available.
Note: Unless otherwise amended this position will close on 29 Dec 17.
Note: Acceptance of an offer of employment made from this vacancy announcement will require the selected applicants at the time of appointment to sign a statement of understanding that clearly outlines the selected applicants Individual Development Plan (IDP) KSA training requirements and minimum Specialized Experience time frames that are required for promotion of applicable known promotion pay grades associated with their qualifications.
Note: All Selected applicants will be placed on an Order of Merit List in the order of their referral and selection ranking.
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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.
Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: WG 5- Must possess at least 6 months of experience using common hand tools in making repetitive mechanical repairs under close supervision.
Experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the simpler and routine duties of the trade.
WG 8- Must possess at least 12 months of experience using common hand tools to make mechanical repairs.
Experience removing and installing aircraft parts, components and accessories with detailed guidance.
Experience in following detailed instructions in making routine, reoccurring repairs and modifications to aircraft parts, subassemblies and components, e.g. such as jacking and leveling aircraft, installing and adjusting engines, landing gear assemblies, instrument panels, and flight control systems.
WG 10: Must possess at least 18 months of experience or training installing, adjusting, aligning, troubleshooting and functionally testing the various major and minor mechanical and pneudraulic systems on an aircraft during overhaul or modification.
Experience coordinating the work of other mechanics, and scheduling maintenance to ensure completion of critical actions and optimum workflow.
Must have the ability to instruct lower graded mechanics, military and other personnel in the disassembly and re-assembly of crash damaged engines, transmissions, gearboxes, hydraulic components, and fuel controls sufficient for the exhibit to be returned to its shipping container.