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.

POSITIONS ARE PENDING HEADQUARTER, ARMY MATERIAL COMMAND APPROVAL

 

About the Position:
Red River Army Depot (RRAD) is located in northeast Texas, 19 miles west of Texarkana and approximately 170 miles northeast of Dallas.  RRAD is near the corners of 4 states - Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.  The depot's enormous maintenance mission includes the repair, rebuild, overhaul and conversion of tactical wheeled vehicles.  For more information on Red River Army Depot, go to the following web site:  www.redriver.army.mil.

Who May Apply:

  • US Citizens
  • Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) Eligibles

Duties

• Operate heavy equipment, such as crawler tractors, wheel tractors, truck tractors and cranes for the purpose of moving and relocating heavy items such as combat vehicles.

• Perform crane, towing and swamping operations.

• Move equipment for purpose of re-warehousing, transfer between storage and rebuild areas with close tolerance; and transfer from docks when receiving, including towing of vehicles from rail cars.

• Operate tanks over various types of terrain including gravel, sand, hills, ditches, wooded and paved areas.

• Operate truck-mounted, engine driven crane utilizing slings and load hook attachments.

• Determine proper towing connections.