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Apply by: 2018-02-12 Published: 6 months ago


This National Guard position is for a NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTER, Position Description Number D2320000 and is part of the Alaska Air National Guard.

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 REQUIREMENT: This is an excepted service position and as such requires active membership in the Alaska Air National Guard, be assigned to a compatible military assignment and wear of the military uniform.

Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.

Applicants who are not a current member of the Alaska Air National Guard must be eligible for immediate enlistment or appointment if selected for this position.

For enlistment/appointment information, contact (907) 644-8033.

Opened Area(s) of Consideration: 1, 2, 3 DEFINITION OF AREA(S) OF CONSIDERATION: Area 1 - AKNG permanent or indefinite technicians, excepted or competitive civil service currently employed with the Alaska Army or Air National Guard.

Area 2 - All Traditional Guard or Active Guard Reserves (AGR) members currently employed with the Alaska Army or Air National Guard.

Area 3 - All other current military members who are eligible to join the Alaska Air National Guard.

PDCN: D2320000 Selecting Supervisor: Thomas Andrukiewicz

GENERAL EXPERIENCE is experience or training which demonstrates the ability to set up and operate test equipment, use test apparatus to apply tests to material or products, record readings, observe and record established reactions, and classify according to defined categories.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE is experience which is directly related to the position to be filled and which has equipped you with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of this position.

WG-10- Experience or training in using ultrasonic and/or eddy current inspection techniques to observe, measure, and detect discontinuities and flaws.

Experience classifying test results, identifying material deficiencies and recommending courses of action for items of equipment.

Experience recommending engine components to be inspected and forwarding results to the appropriate authority.

Experience performing scheduled inspections of testing equipment ensuring compliance with established technical regulations and procedures.

Length of time is not of itself qualifying.

Your experience will be evaluated on the basis of duties performed.

Your record of experience and/or training must show possession of the following knowledge, skills and abilities needed to fully perform the duties of the position: - Knowledge of the full range of characteristics of metals identification; wear metals identification and content; metal discontinuity and flaw detection; operation and maintenance of nondestructive test and oil analysis equipment; radiological safety and radiation monitoring procedures; technical orders and directives; and proper handling, use, and disposal of hazardous waste and materials.

- Knowledge of the various shapes, sizes, and density of flaw indications in parts, components, and materials being tested.

- Knowledge of safety regulations and procedures.

- Ability to identify, locate, and measure hidden and subsurface flaws, corrosion, and separation in bonded and honeycomb structures; integrity of welds; precision dimensional and volume measurements; and hardness of materials.

- Ability to follow technical orders engineering drawings, technical data, workbooks, and NDI literature to determine inspection requirements and area(s) to be examined.

- Ability to make independent determinations during the inspection process to select the inspection technique required and the calibration procedure; and evaluate defects, their nature, size, scope, and exact locations, and independently determine if the article should be accepted or rejected.

- Ability to plan and lay out work from blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications and work orders.

- In addition to the knowledge and skills found at the journeyman level, the ability to plan and accomplish a functional shop maintenance program is essential.

Requires skill in surveillance and troubleshooting techniques and has the ability to correctly analyze findings given the equipment and Technical orders at hand.

Technician may be required to pass higher level education for follow-on training for new processes or inspection techniques.

- Ability to specify needed repair processes and/or modification of repairable products.

-May require addition certification based on the new advanced processes with the Generation four and five Aircraft (i.e.

Laser Shearography, Thermography, and specialized ultrasonic methods).

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