Job Overview

Summary

THE NEW JERSEY ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

FEDERAL TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

THIS IS A MILITARY POSITION

NJ 14-036, VIN# 1039572

AIRCRAFT MECHANIC, WG 8852-10, D1994000

AASF #1, Lakehurst, New Jersey

Starting Salary: $25.43 per hour

Salary Range: $25.43 - $29.71 per hour

 

                                                            OPENING DATE                                 CLOSING DATE

                                                            3 February 2014                                   5 March 2014

 

 

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 Service Technician position in the New Jersey Army National Guard

 

                               (  ) OFFICER        (  ) WARRANT OFFICER      (XXX ) ENLISTED

 

MINIMUM RANK:     SPC/E-4                            MAXIMUM RANK:   SGT/E-5

 

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 UNIT:  MUST BE A MEMBER OR BECOME A MEMBER OF Co B 50th BSTB, Det 1, if selected

 

MILITARY POSITION:  Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Maintainer 

 

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:

MOS 15E

 

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

 

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

 

SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTORSN/A

 

PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:    Requires a physical profile:  PULHES 111111

 

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:   CW2 Earl L. Watkins

 

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.

 

MAJOR DUTIES:  Knowledge of a wide variety of parts, components, operation, installation and ability to perform adjustments on a variety of aircraft subsystems and assemblies.  Thorough knowledge of operating electronic principles to troubleshoot and repair malfunctions where circuit theory must be used to understand the operation, not only of individual circuit but also the interaction of other circuit.  Knowledge of the sensitivity of the mission, as well as the major assemblies, systems, and surfaces and how they are designed to operate together.  Ability to test functionality of equipment, troubleshoot the systems; determine if the system is operating properly or whether portions of the system must be repaired, replaced, aligned or adjusted.  Skill in the care and use of hand and power tools used in aircraft work. 

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional travel may be required

Relocation Authorized

  • No