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Job Title:Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic Leader

Department:Department of the Army

Agency:U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command

Job Announcement Number:WTAA13563635884281

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

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SALARY RANGE:

$27.80 to $32.45 / Per Hour

OPEN PERIOD:

Saturday, May 04, 2013 to Monday, May 13, 2013

SERIES & GRADE:

WL-8255-10

POSITION INFORMATION:

Full Time - Permanent

DUTY LOCATIONS:

1 vacancy in the following location:
Corpus Christi, TX United StatesView Map

WHO MAY APPLY:

Current Permanent Dept of Army Employees within the commuting area of Corpus Christi, TX

JOB 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.

Who May Apply:

Current Army employee with competitive status, within the Commuting area of Corpus Christi, TX (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"). MUST SUBMIT SF-50.

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".

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Temporary Duty (TDY) travel is 5 percent.
  • Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized.
  • A medical examination is required.
  • Must comply with drug abuse testing program requirements.
  • Security/criminal background check is required for access on the Navy base.
  • Personnel security investigation is required.

DUTIES:

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You will serve as a work leader while performing functional testing and trouble shooting on a variety of gas turbine engine fuel control systems, such as, T700 & T55, as well as serve as a technical advisor in the identification and resolution of problems during testing. Pass instructions received from supervisor to other workers and start work. Ensure that needed plans, blueprints, material and tools required for work are available. Verify that there is enough work to keep crew busy. Check work in progress and for compliance with supervisor's instructions. Answer workers' questions regarding procedures, policies, written instructions and other directives. Obtain needed information or decisions from the supervisor on problems that come up. Provide information to supervisor on status and progress of work, causes of delays and overall work operations and problems.


QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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SCREEN OUT:

Your resume must indicate your ability to Lead or Supervise and have performed Journeyman level experience as a Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic to repair, maintain and/or test services for aircraft engine fuel control. Provide technical direction and assistance to repair and/or test gas turbine engine fuel control systems.  Resumes will be reviewed for experience and/or training which provides (1) Knowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation Repair, etc.; (2) Technical Practices (theoretical precise, artistic); (3) Use of Measuring Instrument; (4) Ability to Interpret Instruction, specification, etc. (Includes blueprint reading); (5) Ability to Use and Maintain Tools and Equipment; and (6) Troubleshooting.

PHYSICAL EFFORT:

Moderate physical effort is required to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time and to stand, walk and lift items weighing up to 35 pounds without assistance and heavier items with assistance from another worker or weight handling equipment.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Works inside in a well lighted, controlled environment. Frequently exposed to fuel, lubricants, and corrosion treatment compounds, and to the possibility of cuts, burns, abrasions, strains, and injury from the use of tools and equipment. Required to wear safety equipment as conditions warrant.


Other Requirements:
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Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration.
You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.

One year trial/probationary period may be required.

Direct Deposit of Pay is Required.

Position requires employee to wear protective clothing/equipment.

HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:

Your application package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the questionnaire) will be reviewed to verify that you meet the basic eligibility and qualification requirements.  Your responses to the questionnaire will be used to evaluate your relevant personal, educational, and work experiences.


BENEFITS:

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The Department of Defense offers excellent benefits programs some of which may include:

  • Comprehensive health and life insurance
  • Competitive salaries
  • Generous retirement programs
  • Paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation time
  • Flexible work environment to include use of telework and alternate work schedules
  • Paid employment related training and education
  • Possible student loan repayment
  • Payment of licenses, certification, and academic degrees as applicable
  • Bonuses, incentives, and awards as appropriate for the job.


OTHER INFORMATION:

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  • Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees.

Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.

This is a Career Program Position (CP) 17.

May require shift work and/or work on rotating shifts to provide coverage on evenings, weekends, holidays and in other situations.

May require overtime work.

Permanent change of station (PCS) is not authorized.

Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid experience or volunteer work.



HOW TO APPLY:

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To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:

1. Your resume: If you submit a resume with inappropriate material e.g. photos, you will not be considered for this vacancy.
2. Your responses to the questionnaire
3. Additional required documents (see Required Documents section below)

The complete Application Package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Monday, May 13, 2013.

To begin the process, click the Apply Online button to create an account or log in to your existing USAJOBS account.  Follow the prompts to complete the questionnaire. Please ensure you click the Submit My Answers button at the end of the process. 
To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload, complete this cover page http://staffing.opm.gov/pdf/usascover.pdf using the following Vacancy ID884281.  Fax your documents to 1-478-757-3144.

If you cannot apply online, you will need to provide the same information obtained in the online process.  You will need three documents to complete this process:  the Occupational Questionnaire, the scan response form, U.S. Office of Personnel Management Occupational Questionnaire (OPM Form 1203-FX), and a separate document described in item #3. below. 

1. Download the scan response form, OPM Form 1203-FX, from http://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/OPM1203fx.pdf.

2. View Occupational Questionnaire Use this information to guide you in completing the OPM Form 1203-FX.  Note that you may be instructed to leave some responses blank on the scan response form.

3.  On a separate document, please identify which position(s) on your resume (include title, organization, and employment dates) support any response of “E” ("I am considered an expert in performing this task...."). 

4. Fax the completed OPM Form 1203-FX, along with your required and supporting documents, to 1-478-757-3144. Your OPM Form 1203-FX will serve as a cover page for your fax transmission.

PLEASE NOTE: The numbering on the OPM Form 1203-FX will not match the Occupational Questionnaire.  Section 25 of the OPM Form 1203-FX continuously numbers from number one, while the Questionnaire starts each section of questions with number one.  When entering your responses please continue regardless of number sequence.  This issue has been identified and will be resolved as soon as possible. 

It is your responsibility to verify that information entered, uploaded, or faxed (i.e., resume) is complete, accurate, and submitted by the closing date.  Uploaded documents may take up to one hour to clear the virus scan.  Faxed documents must be completely transmitted by 11:59p.m. Eastern Standard Time on the closing date of the announcement.

The Department of the Army provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the servicing civilian personnel unit. Requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.



REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

The following documents are required:

    Resume: If you submit a resume with inappropriate material e.g. photos, you will not be considered for this vacancy.
  • If the position has an education requirement or you are qualifying based on a combination of education and experience or solely on education, you must submit your college transcripts with your application
  • You MUST submit documents verifying your eligibility with your application package. These documents may include, but are not limited to: for current employment verification, a SF-50 or DD3434; If you are claiming Veterans Preference or Military Spouse preference (MSP), to verify your preference claim you MUST submit supporting documents with your application package. These documents may include, but are not limited to:  for MSP claims, PCS orders and marriage certificate; for verification of Veteran Preference, DD214 (which indicates character of service) SF-15, VA Letter and/or Activation/Deactivation orders.

  • If you are currently serving on active duty: You MUST submit a certification from the armed forces that certifies the service member is expected to be discharged or released from active duty service in the armed forces under honorable conditions not later than 120 days after the date the certification is signed. If you supply a certification at this stage, your preference/eligibility will be verified prior to appointment. For more information about Veteran's Preference, please click this link:  http://www.opm.gov/employ/veterans/html/vetguide.asp.   Please upload veteran's documents under the appropriate category.

  • If you fail to provide these documents, you will be marked as having an incomplete application package and will not be considered any further.
  • Current and Former Federal Employees must submit a copy of your latest SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action which confers your grade and eligibility for this position. Note: Additional SF-50's may be required.

PLEASE NOTE: Documents submitted as part of the application package, to include supplemental documents, may be shared beyond the Human Resources Office.   Some supplemental documents like military orders and marriage certificates may contain personal information for other than the applicant. These documents may be sanitized to remove such personal information before submission with the application. Applicants may be asked to provide an un-sanitized version of the documents upon selection to confirm eligibility.

AGENCY CONTACT INFO:

Central Resume Processing Center
Phone: (410)306-0137
Email: USARMY.APG.CHRA-NE.MBX.APPLICANTHELP@MAIL.MIL
Agency Information:
DA WER CCAD
Corpus Christi Army Depot
314 Johnson Street
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
21005-5283

WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT:

Once the application process is complete, a review of your application will be made to ensure you meet the job requirements. To determine if you are qualified for this job, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the occupational questionnaire. The numeric rating you receive is based on your responses to the questionnaire. The score is a measure of the degree to which your background matches the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of this position. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating.

To check the status of your application or return to a previous or incomplete application, log into your USAJOBS account, select My Applications, and click on the more information link under the application status for this position.

If no email address is provided, you are responsible for checking status updates and notifications in Application Manager. Hard copy notifications will not be sent to you.

For questions regarding the status of your application, eligibility or qualifications determination contact the Army Applicant Helpdesk at usarmy.apg.chra-ne.mbx.applicanthelp@mail.mil


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Job Announcement Number:

WTAA13563635884281

Control Number:

342657600