Job Overview

Summary

Reclamation is a contemporary water management agency. Reclamation is best known for Hoover Dam on the Colorado River, Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River and Folsom Dam on the American River. Today we are the largest wholesaler of water in the country and the second largest producer of hydroelectric power in the western United States. Visit: http://www.usbr.gov  View our DVD titled "Traditions, Talent, and Teamwork" at: http://www.usbr.gov/pmts/hr/video/

Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-PN-VA-HH-13-161 for current federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible. If you are interested in applying under both announcement numbers, you must submit application packages for each.

Reclamation has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework and the selectee may be allowed to telework with supervisory approval. 

Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise as a Power Systems Control Craftsman. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. Here is an opportunity to join a great organization with excellent growth potential!

Location- Hungry Horse, MT

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Relocation expenses may be authorized with the exception of the Guaranteed Home Sale Provision. First-post-of-Duty relocation expenses may be authorized for new appointment or reinstatement eligibles.

Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.

Duties

Works as a Power System Control Craftsman to maintain, test, repair, design, document, adjust and fabricate various types of electronic and related equipment of a hydroelectric powerplant, switchyard, dam and intake structure.

Performs inspection, testing, troubleshooting, repairing, overhauling, modifying, calibrating, programming, installing and/or aligning various types of complex electronic and electro mechanical equipment.