Job Overview


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 State and your community!

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED:  This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the North Carolina Army National Guard.  Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.  Acceptance of an excepted position constitutes concurrence with the requirements as a condition of employment.  Applicants must be current members of the North Carolina Army National Guard.


WHO CAN APPLY: The area of consideration for this position is STATEWIDE.  Applications will only be accepted from current military members of the North Carolina Army National Guard.


POSITION INFORMATION:  Full-time Excepted Service  (Permanent)




MD #: 6021-618 





Performs complicated skilled trades tasks in any Allied Trades Shops.  Operates various welding equipment to include wire welders, torches, stick welders, plasma cutters to perform minor welding tasks following accepted shop practices.  Uses jigs and fixtures in clamping pieces together to assemble and set up the part to be welded.

Repairs mobile equipment metal body components such as fenders, panels, hooks, truck beds.  Straightens, knocks out dents and creases, sands and finishes damaged parts.  Replaces broken or damaged windshields and windows. 

Paints a wide variety of vehicles using standard methods such as brushing, rolling, and spraying by the use of coating materials that are prepared according to directions, and by the application of coating techniques that assure surface is fully coated, protected, and free from drips and runs.  Prepares surfaces by sanding and wire brushing. Thins, stirs and mixes coating material. Applies coating materials with brushes, rollers, or spray guns. Modifies, repairs and makes canvas parts such as truck tarpaulin, machinery and equipment covers.  Repairs or makes new covers for upholstery on trucks, and other equipment.  Constructs and repairs boxes, pallets, wood bracing to be used in shipping and storage.  Follows instructions as to the type of item, size, shape, and materials to be used.  Exact measurement will frequently not be available.  Removes and replaces wood type trailer decking. Operates various machine tools performing work involved in various simple fabrications as instructed by a higher-grade machinist who will lay out the work required and give specific instructions in the performance of the work required.

Performs other duties as assigned.

PD: D1220000