Job Overview

Summary

Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career?  If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling.  DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters.  The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations.  Make an impact; join DHS.

Apply for this exciting position to support the CG missions of safeguarding our Nation's maritime interests in the heartland, in the ports, at sea, and around the globe.

For over two centuries the The U.S. Coast Guard has protected the maritime economy and the environment, we defend our maritime borders, and we save those in peril. This history has forged our character and purpose as America's Maritime Guardian - Always Ready for all hazards and all threats.  

The vacancy is being concurrently advertised under merit promotion procedures for status applicants under announcement 13-1624-SE-DB-M.  APPLICANTS WISHING TO BE CONSIDERED UNDER BOTH DELEGATED EXAMINING AND MERIT PROMOTION PROCEDURES MUST APPLY TO BOTH VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS.  

NOTE:  YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS DELEGATED EXAMINING VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT WILL ONLY ALLOW CONSIDERATION FOR THIS ANNOUNCEMENT.  WE CANNOT ELECTRONICALLY OR MANUALLY MOVE YOUR APPLICATION TO THE CONCURRENTLY ADVERTISED MERIT PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT.  PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE APPLYING UNDER THE CORRECT ANNOUNCEMENT.  

 

This position is located in DHS/U.S.Coast Guard, Surface Forces Logistics Center, Industrial Operations Division, Naval Engineering Support Unit Industrial Production Facility, Cape May, NJ.  

Duties

This position operates in support of the US Coast Guard (USCG), Naval Engineering Support Unit, Industrial Operations Division and performs major overhaul and/or repairs on all types of machinery and mechanical equipment aboard CG vessels and stations or used in support of CG missions.

 

Being a CG civilian makes you a valuable member of the CG team. Typical work assignments include:

* Removing machinery from boats, ships, or stations, for repairs or modifications.

* Disassembling and repairs and tests machinery such as marine diesel engines, both mobile and stationary.

* Disassembling all components of engines such as cylinder heads, fuel systems, lubrications systems, cooling systems, blowers, and turbochargers.

* Installing, adjusting, sets, repairs, or replaces engine controls, governors, unloaders, safety valves, steering gear and rudders.

* Performing work involving the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and modification of production machinery, equipment, and systems such as standard and numerically controlled machine tools, woodworking and metalworking machines used in the production of goods.