Job Overview

Summary

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 job provides the opportunity to support the mission of the Corpus Christi Army Depot; which is to overhaul, repair, modify, retrofit, test and modernize helicopters, engines and components for all services and foreign military customers. The Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD) is the Army’s Center of Industrial and Technical Excellence for Rotary Wing Aviation Maintenance and is the world’s largest helicopters overhaul and repair facility. CCAD serves as the depot training base for active duty Army, National Guard, Reserve and foreign military personnel. We also provide worldwide on-site maintenance services, aircraft crash analysis, lubricating oil analysis, and chemical, metallurgical and training support. Positions include those providing support to the maintenance of helicopters in a variety of shops or in an office setting.

APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT CURRENT CERTIFICATION WITH THEIR APPLICATION PACKAGE; FAILURE TO SUBMIT CURRENT CERTIFICATION WILL RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING.

Who May Apply:

Current Permanent Army employees within the commuting area of Corpus Christi, TX., and with competitive status (includes Army employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment). (SF-50 block 24 must be a "1" or "2" AND block 34 must be a"1").- OR - Current Army employee on a Veterans Recruitment Authority Appointment in the excepted service, eligible to compete for promotion opportunities (SF-50 block 24 must be a "1" or "2" AND block 34 must be a"2") (NOTE: You MUST submit a copy of your latest non-award SF-50 that reflects your highest grade held on a permanent basis along with your application/resume package).

NOTE: IF YOU SELECT AN "E" TO ANY OF THE TASK STATEMENTS IN THE OCCUPATIONAL QUESTIONNAIRE, YOU MUST INDICATE IN THE NARRATIVE BOX WHERE THAT SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE IS LOCATED ON YOUR RESUME (INCLUDE TITLE, ORGANIZATION AND DATE). IF YOU FAIL TO RESPOND IN THE NARRATIVE BOX, YOU WILL BE CODED INELIGIBLE WITH CODE "IFRN"."

Duties

Technique Sheet Development duties will include researching technical data and developing appropriate local part specific technique sheets. Duties include developing technique sheets in the radiography, eddy current, ultrasonics, fluorescent penetrant, fluorescent magnetic particle, and infrared inspection non-destructive testing methods. Magnetic particle inspection duties include the set-up, calibration and safe operation of stationary and portable MT inspection equipment. Magnetic particle inspections are performed on ferromagnetic castings, forgings, weldments, other wrought products, complete assemblies, and aircraft and aircraft engine structures. Liquid penetrant inspection duties include the set up, calibration, and safe operation of stationary and portable fluorescent penetrant inspection equipment. Penetrant inspections are performed on steel, aluminum, magnesium and titanium castings, forgings, sheet material, weldments, other wrought products complete assemblies, and aircraft and aircraft engine structures. NOTE: Employee obtain and maintain Level II certification in radiographic (RT), Ultrasonic (UT), and Eddy Current (EC) methods of "Non-Destructive" (NDT) inspection. Work requires processing the full range of parts subject to NDT inspection of items such as aircraft turbine engine parts, transmissions, rotor head parts, or other components and accessories.