Job Title:Flight Engineer (Instructor) (PD: D0044000)
Department:Department of the Air Force
Agency:Air National Guard Units (Title 32)
Job Announcement Number:13-301T (VIN 954608)
This position is closed and no longer accepting online applications through USAJOBS.
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/ Per Year|
|Tuesday, September 17, 2013 to
Wednesday, October 02, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time -
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Little Rock AFB, AR United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All members of the Arkansas Air National Guard or those eligible to become members.|
ARKANSAS NATIONAL GUARD
*******************Indefinite - May Convert to Permanent****************
**Position based upon availability of funds, not to exceed completion of project or one year (whichever occurs first). This appointment may be extended up to a maximum of one additional year for a total of two years upon approval of the Human Resources Office.**
MILITARY GRADE REQUIREMENT: Enlisted, Not to Exceed TSgt/E-6
NOMINATING OFFICIAL: CMSgt Kelly Chong, Supervisory Flight Engineer (Instructor)
DUTY LOCATION: 189th Airlift Wing (AW), Arkansas Air National Guard (AR ANG), Little Rock Air Force Base (LRAFB), Arkansas
MILITARY REQUIREMENTS: This is an Excepted (Dual Status Military Technician) position that requires active membership in a compatible skill in the Arkansas Air National Guard. Selectee must be a member of the Arkansas Air National Guard and be assigned to the 189th AW in a compatible military position in Air Force Specialty Code (AFSC) K1A171. Must become compatible in the AFSC within 12 months of appointment. Must possess or be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance.
- Contact HRO for questions regarding applications BEFORE the closing date.
DUTIES:Back to top
The selectee performs as a Flight Engineer Instructor. Performs staff work based on specialized knowledge of the unit's mission and the related programs to ensure safe and successful accomplishment of all required training and airlift support requirements. When assigned flight examiner duties, administers ground and inflight initial, annual and/or requalification performance evaluations to Flight Engineer personnel for compliance with applicable flight manual operation, aircraft maintenance technical orders and directives. When designated as Standardization/Evaluation Flight Examiner, will have additional responsibilities to include: ensuring evaluation or observation, administering formal and no-notice evaluations during operational and training flights, analyzing evaluation data for ground and flight training programs, reviewing aircraft incidents, operational hazards and accident reports pertinent to Flight Engineers, making appropriate commendations to designated officials for discussion with the Flying Safety Officer, reviewing air crew procedures, directives and operating manuals,recommending necessary changes or improvements, attending flight evaluation critiques, developing testing material for Flight Engineer evaluations, and maintaining a current file of all pertinent publications and operating procedures pertinent to Flight Engineer duties. May be required to perform as a maintenance test flight engineer, responsible under established policy and criteria to perform maintenance operational checks and Functional Check Flights(FCF) on unit aircraft. When performing Flight Engineer duties, inspects aircraft interior and exterior to include engines, fuselage and control surfaces for mechanical and structural soundness and proper operation to determine aircraft air worthiness. Maintains records and forms covering flights, repairs, maintenance, inspections and service. Performs other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
SPECIALIZED QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Must currently be qualified as a Flight Engineer Instructor, or be able to become an Instruction within twelve months on appointment(Must be Clearly explained in Resume). Must have 36 months experience in performing or supervising such functions as in flight aircraft weight and balance computations, C-130 inflight fuel management, C-130 inflight aircraft electrical components management, C-130 inflight computation of takeoff and landing data and aircraft systems maintenance to include hydraulics, electrics,engines, avionics and environmental.
PLACEMENT FACTORS: Applicants should demonstrate through prior experience, education and training the following: (1)Knowledge of aircraft weight and balance. (2) Knowledge of aircraft maintenance records. (3) Knowledge of aircraft maintenance plans. (4) Knowledge of inflight operation of C-130 aircraft systems. (5) Ability to conduct classroom and flight instruction. (6) Completion of formal training in aircraft performance data and aircraft systems operations.
Contact HRO with questions regarding your application BEFORE the closing date.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Once the application process is complete, a review of your application will be made to ensure you meet the Specialized Experience/basic job requirements. In order for your qualifications to be reviewed, you MUST include all required documents as listed in this announcement. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.