Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission.
They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.
The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position: This is a Military Technician position with the US Army Reserves.
Becoming a Military Technician allows you to experience the best of two worlds by taking advantage of the opportunity to become a Citizen Soldier in the US Army Reserve Military Technician program.
This enables you to receive full civil service benefits and military reserve benefits.
Military Technicians are a vital link between the US Army Reserves and civil service and are one of the most important keys to combat readiness.
This position is located: 99th Regional Support Command (RSC), Equipment Concentration Site (ECS) 27, Naval Air Warfare Center, New Jersey.
Who May Apply: US Citizens
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social).
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work of an Heavy Mobile Equipment Repairer~ without more than normal supervision.
Applicants must meet the screen out element to be considered further.
To meet the screen out element, applicants should document experience or show the ability to do the following: perform common repairs on various types of heavy mobile equipment in order to complete work orders; repair, remove, adjust, replace, clean and install a variety of parts, components, and accessories on heavy mobile equipment; using hand tools of the trade to repair starting switches, injector pumps, sensors, brakes, and hydraulic systems; reading manuals and diagrams.
Work under close supervision of a work leader or journey-level employee who observes tasks in progress and upon completion to make sure they are properly performed.
- Failure to meet this Screen Out Element will result in an ineligible rating.
Physical Effort Required: You may be required to work in tiring and uncomfortable positions for extended periods of time.
You will frequently lift and carry items weighing up to 40 pounds and push/pull/turn heavy parts or equipment.
Working Conditions: Work may be performed inside or outside.
When outside, subject to variable weather conditions.
When inside, subject to drafts, dirt, grease and fumes.
Subject to burns, scrapes, cuts, bruises, shocks and strains while performing work.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competencies in the following areas: Ability To Do The Work Of The position Without More Than Normal SupervisionAbility To Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes blueprinting reading)Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and EquipmentKnowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.Technical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)TroubleshootingUse of Measuring Instruments