This National Guard position is for a AIRCRAFT MECHANIC, Position Description Number D1366000 and is part of the AZ 162nd Wing,Air National Guard.
NOTE: This position is subject to rotating and night shifts.
NOTE: This is a UTC tasked position.
NOTE: Applications missing required forms, personnel report, military RIPS, dates and signatures will not be considered.
Individual selected will receive a Permanent Appointment after successful completion of a one year trial period.
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We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies.
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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.