Job Overview

Summary

THE NEW JERSEY AIR NATIONAL GUARD

 FEDERAL TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCMENT

 177TH FIGHTER WING, EGG HARBOR, NEW JERSEY

 THIS IS A MILITARY POSITION

NJ13-122 VIN 934189

Powered Support Systems Mechanic WG-5378-10 D0324000

177th Fighter Wing, Egg Harbor Twp., New Jersey

STARTING SALARY:  $27.53 PH

OPENING DATE:     CLOSING DATE:

6 August 2013      9 September 2013

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED:  This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatibility assignment in the National Guard.  Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.

AREA OF CONSIDERATION:

AREA I:  All Excepted Technicians of the 177th Fighter Wing (FW)

AREA III:  Current Members of the 177th FW

If a New Jersey Army National Guard (NJARNG) member is selected, the person must transfer to the NJANG

If the individual selected is currently on a title 10 tour no action can be taken until he/she is released from tour.

APPOINTMENT STATUS:    ( X )EXCEPTED         (  ) Non Dual Status

                               (  ) OFFICER                      (  X) ENLISTED

This is a Dual Status Excepted position with the New Jersey Army National Guard

MINIMUM RANK:     SrA/E-4                            MAXIMUM RANK:TSgt/E-6

APPLICANTS ABOVE THE MAXIMUM RANK:

Applicants with an enlisted rank that exceeds the maximum advertised rank for the position may be considered.   Applicant must provide a statement with their resume/application which indicates their willingness to accept a reduction in military rank.   If selected, reduction in military rank is required to prevent grade inversion.   Air/Army Officers and Army Warrant Officers may be allowed to reduce their Officer/Warrant Officer rank to Enlisted only.   Military recruiters can provide Air/Army Officers and Army Warrant Officers with specifics applicable to the applicant.

MILITARY POSITION:  177th Fighter Wing

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP STATUS:  Employment in this position requires concurrent military assignment to a compatible military position in the New Jersey National Guard in one of the following military specialty codes:

AFSC: 2A6X2

NOTE:  INDIVIDUAL SELECTED HAS ONE YEAR TO OBTAIN THE ADVERTISED AFSC. 

LEVEL OF CLEARANCE/INVESTIGATION:  MUST HAVE A SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE.

SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTORS: To obtain the required AFSC, acceptance into this position requires a minimum ASVAB Score or 47 in the Mechanical and 28 in the Electrical area.  ASVAB scores will not be required to apply for the position, however applicants must obtain required ASVAB scores prior to acceptance of the position.  The applicant must verify their scores with their Military Personnel FLight/ Military Personnel Office.

PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  Requires a physical profile:3, 3, 3, 1, 3, 2

SELECTING OFFICIAL: SMSgt Frank Camillo, Powered Support Systems Mechanic Supervisor

Duties

The following list of duties is not conclusive but provides a brief snapshot of the duties that may be required for this position:  A copy of the complete position description is available in the Human Resource Office.

DUTIES: Responsible for the  accurate interpretation of numerous manufacturer drawings, specifications, operating instructions, and test procedures, to troubleshoot, calibrate, align and repair a variety of highly complex pieces of powered support equipment.  Performs inspections, preventive maintenance, servicing, repair, and adjustments on complex rotary diesel engines.  Must independently determine work sequences, and special procedures to be used to fault-isolate and repair unusual problems in various pieces of powered support equipment.  Troubleshoots, repairs, overhauls, modifies and operates aerospace ground equipment such as AC and DC power generators, various types of internal combustion engines, air compressors, blowers, hydraulic test stands, cabin leakage testers, portable diesel engine driven generators, emergency lighting units, de-icers, heaters, load banks, hydrostatic testers etc.