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".
You will serve as a working leader of three or more employees while performing evaluation, disassembly, repair, modification, overhaul, assembly, and inspection of aircraft turbine engines, major modules, components, assemblies and/or subassemblies. Troubleshoot and rework aircraft turbine engines, major modules, components, assemblies and/or subassemblies that fail test cell performance runs. Review engine/component records to determine cause of failure and extent of disassembly and repair required to return engine and/or component to operational condition. Pass instructions received from supervisor to other workers and start work. Insure 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.