THE NEW JERSEY ARMY GUARD
FEDERAL TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCMENT
THIS IS A MILITARY POSITION
Aircraft Mechanic, WG-8852-10, PD# D0483000
AASF# 2, West Trenton, New Jersey
Starting Salary: $24.14PH
Salary Range: $24.14PH - $28.22PH
OPENING DATE: CLOSING DATE:
5 September 2013 7 October 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 New Jersey National Guard (NJNG) Technicians
AREA II: All Members of the NJNG
If a New Jersey Air National Guard (NJANG) member is selected, the person must transfer to the NJARNG, and may be required to attend U.S. Army Basic Training. Applicant may contact an Army National Guard Recruiter.
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: EXCEPTED
This is a Dual Status Excepted Technician position in the New Jersey Army National Guard.
( ) OFFICER ( ) WARRANT OFFICER ( X ) ENLISTED
MINIMUM RANK: PFC/E-3 MAXIMUM RANK: SSG/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: Any Aviation Unit in the Army New Jersey National Guard.
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:
NOTE: THE INDIVIDUAL SELECTED HAS ONE YEAR TO OBTAIN ADVERTISED AFSC/MOS
LEVEL OF CLEARANCE/INVESTIGATION: MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE.
SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTORS: N/A
PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Requires a physical profile: 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2
A pre-placement physical will be required for anyone selected for this position. Placement into the position will not be made until results are received.
SELECTING OFFICIAL: 1SG George L. Thomas, Aircraft Mechanic Supervisor
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: Performs inspections, functional checks, and preventive maintenance on assigned aircraft to include phase inspection, daily inspections, pre and post flight inspections and such special inspections as required, including fuel contamination checks, oil sampling, and inspection of onboard emergency equipment. Troubleshoots, diagnoses, and performs unscheduled maintenance on assigned and transient aircraft. May be required to perform such additional duties as fire fighting, aircraft crash/rescue, snow removal, etc.