This National Guard position is for an MACHINIST, Position Description Number D1489000 and is part of the AZ 162nd Wing, Air National Guard.
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: Open until filled- Applications will be reviewed every 30 days for consideration for hire until 12 Dec 2017.
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: 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: Current 162 WG Maintenance Group members who hold the 2A7X1 career field will be placed in a military position commensurate with current rank.
Note: Unless otherwise amended this position will close on 12 Dec 2017.
The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States.
Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense.
We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies.
Join our National Guard team and serve your nation, your states and your community!
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-08: Must possess at least 12 months of experience or training performing machining operations on conventional and CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machine tools to include aligning parts.
Experience, education or training in the use of measuring instruments such as scales, micrometers, vernier calipers, height gages and various standard or preset snap, plug or ring gages.
Must be able to follow detailed oral or written instructions.
WG-11: Must possess at least 18 months of experience or training performing the full range of machining operations on most types of conventional or CNC machine tools and their various attachments.
Experience or training in planning and lay out work from blueprints, worksheets and other drawings that may have missing or incorrect information.
Skill in applying shop mathematics in establishing needed dimensions, such as those required for chasing threads or machining angular surfaces; locating and marking surfaces and angles to be machined.
Skill in programming machining operations, setting up and operating CNC machine tools.
Knowledge of and ability to apply advanced shop mathematics such as geometric and trigonometric formulas to make computation for laying out work, machining pieces at unusual or compound angles, determining gear ratios pitch, angles and other similar exact or precision dimension.