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  5. How to Apply

Job Title:Electronic Integrated Systems Mechanic

Department:Department of the Army

Agency:Army National Guard Units (Title 32)

Job Announcement Number:CT-13-014 (834622)

This position is closed and no longer accepting online applications through USAJOBS.

The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.

SALARY RANGE:

$30.25 to $35.28 / Per Hour

OPEN PERIOD:

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 to Friday, March 01, 2013

SERIES & GRADE:

WG-2610-12

POSITION INFORMATION:

Full Time - Permanent

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:

12

DUTY LOCATIONS:

1 vacancy in the following location:
Groton, CT United StatesView Map

WHO MAY APPLY:

AREAS I & II

JOB SUMMARY:

CONNECTICUT ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

DUTY LOCATION: 1109th Theater Aviation Sustainment Maintenance Group (TASMG), Groton, CT 

JOB SUMMARY:  The purpose of this position is to inspect, test, troubleshoot, repair, align, modify, calibrate and certify the test stations, and their peripherals, support equipment and associated subsystems and to use the stations to test, troubleshoot, modify, align, repair, maintain, and certify integrated avionics systems and major components of these systems.

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED.  This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Connecticut Army National Guard.  Applicants who are not currently a member of the Connecticut Army National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Connecticut Army National Guard.  If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a Connecticut Army National Guard recruiter at (800) 716-3550 before applying for this position. 

AREA(S) OF CONSIDERATION:

  • Area 1:  All currently employed full-time permanent and indefinite personnel of the Connecticut Army National Guard.
  • Area 2:  All current members of the Connecticut Army National Guard and individuals eligible for membership in the Connecticut Army National Guard.

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Wear of the military uniform is mandatory.
  • Direct Deposit is mandatory.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a "Secret" Security Clearance.

DUTIES:

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The major duties include, but are not limited to:

  • On a day-to-day basis analyzes performance, tests, inspects, troubleshoots, identifies and isolates malfunctions, disassembles, modifies or repairs, reassembles, and aligns the test stations and their associated peripherals.
  • Modifies and updates support equipment and software according to applicable technical publications.
  • Connects associated testing equipment to interface the test station system to the aircraft system to facilitate maintenance/repair of line replaceable units (LRU) from the avionics systems including radar, fire control, instrument, flight control, inertial navigation, malfunction analysis and recording equipment systems.
  • When designated on NGB Flying Status Orders, serves as member of flight crew for the purpose of diagnosing and recording malfunctions, or otherwise determining maintenance and repair requirements.
  • Guides lower level mechanics in the performance of duties


QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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GENERAL EXPERIENCE:  Experience or training which demonstrates the applicants knowledge of electronic theories and practices to identify, isolate and repair malfunctions in one or more complex integrated systems where knowledge of the entire system is necessary to interpret error data and trace back through a number of units of the system to locate deficiencies. Thorough knowledge of principles of digital and analog circuits, electro-mechanical devices, solid state devices, digital techniques, synchro/servo operation and integrated circuit theory. Ability to interpret and trace schematics, logic and wiring diagrams and use a wide variety of test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment (TMDE).

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:  Your resume and any other supporting documentation you wish to provide must clearly substantiate you currently possess 18 months of specialized experience in the following:

  • Experience or training in utilizing principles, basic functions and application of theory of electronic integrated systems equipment.
  • Experience in diagnosing problems and determining needed repairs for malfunctions in electronic integrated systems equipment.
  • Experience in making mechanical repairs that required the use of precision measuring and calibrating equipment.
  • Experience in using a wide variety of test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment (TMDE).
  • Experience which demonstrates the ability to interpret technical manuals, specifications, and publications.

SUBSTITUTION OF EDUCATION FOR SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:  Education that was successfully completed in a college, university, technical or vocational school which can be used at the rate of one year of study (30 semester hours or 20 classroom hours of instruction per week) for 6 months of experience (courses must be directly related to the work of the position.)

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of electronics, software controlled test stations and their peripherals, test results, a variety of test equipment, self-test programs and technical data containing schematic diagrams, signal and data diagrams, test procedures, program information, and mathematical formulas to identify and isolate malfunctions and determine if a malfunction is in the
    program, the UUT or the test station.
  • Working knowledge of the Abbreviated Test-Language for All Systems (ATLAS) and programming principles sufficient to analyze aircraft avionics equipment and computerized test stations software and software problems and to work with engineering personnel to correct them.
  • Thorough knowledge of the interaction of the electronic systems that are interfaced with the test stations (e.g., Target Detection, Recognition, and Acquisition, Inertial Navigation, Heading Attitude Reference, Digital Automatic Stabilization, and Integrated Helmet and Display Sight System).
  • Current certification in high reliability soldering techniques, as well as electrostatic discharge protective techniques.
  • Knowledge of The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS) and other
    technical publications or directives as may be applicable to the function.


COMPATIBLE MILITARY ASSIGNMENT:  All applications will be considered regardless of Branch/AOC/FA/MOS. Incumbent will be required to be assigned to compatible military position within 1 year of selection. The selected individual may be required to attend formal technician school training.

  • MILITARY GRADE (Prior to appointment):  Warrant Officer:  W01 through CW3;   Enlisted:  E-6 through E-9
  • COMPATIBLE MILITARY ASSIGNMENT:  WMOS:  151A, 948B;   ENL CMF:  94; MOS:  15J/N/P/X/Y or 91J
  • UNIT OF ASSIGNMENT:  1109th TASMG

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: This position is covered by the medical monitoring program. Individual selected must undergo a pre-employment physical examination prior to appointment.

HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:

Please ensure you follow all instructions carefully.  Once the application process is complete, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire to determine if you are qualified for this job.  Applicant must ensure resume and any other required supporting documentation clearly portrays that s/he meets the required experience level for the position.


BENEFITS:

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The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. This link provides an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees:  https://help.usajobs.gov/index.php/Pay_and_Benefits

Relocation expenses will NOT be paid.



OTHER INFORMATION:

If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/59 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency (see http://www.sss.gov/).

Under 32 USC 709, Veterans Preference does NOT apply.

MILITARY INCENTIVES - BONUSES AND STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM:   If you are selected for this position, you may lose your eligibility for your National Guard Enlistment/Reenlistment Bonus and Student Loan Repayment Program (incentives).  In order to avoid losing your incentive eligibility, you should check with your serving incentive manager (CTARNG – J1 or CTANG – Retention Office) prior to accepting an offer for the position.  For M-Day/Traditional personnel who are currently receiving incentives to include Bonuses and the Student Loan Repayment Program, the following termination rule applies:

  • Incentive Termination without Recoupment:  If you accept an Active Guard Reserve (AGR) position or a Military Technician (Mil Tech) Permanent position after 25 February 2010 where membership in the National Guard is a condition of employment your bonus will be terminated with no recoupment.


HOW TO APPLY:

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To apply for this position, you must submit a complete application (See "Required Documents" section below) by 11:59 PM (EST) on Friday, March 01, 2013.

To begin the process, click the "Apply Online" button to create an account or log in to your existing USAJOBS account and either create or upload a resume.  You will then be redirected to the Application Manager to finish to application process.  Be sure to upload the required documents and ensure you click the "Submit My Answers" button at the end of the process.  Mailed/emailed applications will not be accepted.

Note: To update, correct or check on your application status, simply visit the Application Manager and use the Vacancy Identification Number 834622.

If you cannot apply online, you may FAX your resume, assessment questionnaire and supporting documents to (478) 757-3144.  You must print a copy of OPM Form 1203-FX, document your responses to the assessment questionnaire (click here to View Occupational Questionnaire) and use the official FAX Cover Page; Attention: 834622.  Please retain your fax confirmation in the event you may need to validate your submission.

To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload:
 
1.  Complete this FAX Cover Page using the following vacancy ID number: 834622.
2.  Fax your documents to 478-757-3144.
3.  Please retain your fax confirmation in the event you may need to validate your submission.



REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

  • Resume showing relevant experience
  • Responses to the Assessment Questionnaire
  • Unofficial Transcripts, if used to qualify (An official transcript may be required before being hired.)
  • OF 306 - Declaration of Federal Employment (THIS FORM NEEDS YOUR SIGNATURE ON PAGE 2)

If you do not submit the required OF 306, you will be disqualified.

AGENCY CONTACT INFO:

Staffing Office
Phone: (860)613-7618
Email: NGCT.HRO.STAFFING@NG.ARMY.MIL
Agency Information:
1109th TASMG
139 Tower Avenue
Groton-New London Airport
Groton, CT
06340-5327
USA

WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT:

Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgement email that your submission was successful.  After a review of your complete application is made, you may be referred to the hiring official for further consideration and possible interviews.  You will be notified by email as to the status of your application after each step is completed.

Thank you for your interest in the Connecticut National Guard.  Good luck!


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Job Announcement Number:

CT-13-014 (834622)

Control Number:

336813100