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.

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 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") (NOTE: You MUST submit a copy of your latest non-award SF-50 that reflects your highest grade held on a permanent basis along with your application/resume package).

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 (TITLE AND GRADE AND WHICH WORK EXPERIENCE).IF YOU FAIL TO RESPOND IN THE NARRATIVE BOX, YOU WILL BE CODED INELIGIBLE WITH CODE "IFRN".

 

Duties

Serves as a Maintenance Requirements Planning (MRP)Specialist using daily MRP overnight program exception messages to determine what materials are needed to meet the constantly changing production requirements of the depot to keep the necessary balance between materialon-hand or scheduled to be on-hand to meet production demands. Maintains overall control of the materials budget for each assigned program in support ofoverhaul, repair, modification, manufacturing, and other processing on aircraft and/or aircraft parts, components, subassemblies, and assemblies of standards and/or non-standard parts. Prepares daily, weekly and monthly workload schedules considering status of work in progress, priorities, and specialprojects, availability of materials (standard and/or non-standard), equipment,man-hours and technical data requirements Coordinates MRP actions with other Specialists, Production Scheduling and can include vendors / OEMs to resolve parts or material shortages(standard and/or non-standard), recommend acceptable substitutes or local purchase/local manufacture initiatives, and request expediting actions for outstanding requisitions.