Job Overview

Summary

About the Agency

THE CLOSING DATE OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL FEBRUARY 28, 2014.

Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-LC-14-03, for status applicants.  If you are interested in applying under both announcement numbers, you must submit application packages for each.

Reclamation is seeking a Mechanic Worker (Heavy Duty) who is looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise by assisting with the overhaul and repair of a variety of heavy equipment. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water and power demands while protecting the Nation's environmental structure. Here is a great opportunity to join a great organization!

LOCATION: Bureau of Reclamation, Lower Colorado Region, Yuma Area Office, Operations and Maintenance Office, Equipment Support Group, Yuma Shop, Yuma, Arizona.

Relocation expenses are not authorized.

Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.

Duties

-Performs repair, maintenance and testing on a variety of heavy equipment, such as tractors, cranes, drag lines, graders, and other heavy equipment; most of which are diesel powered.
-Disassembles diesel or gasoline engines and assists with inspecting, testing, repairing, or replacing of component parts. 
-Repairs clutches, brake systems, minor electrical systems and power take-off and drive line assemblies.
-Performs service and minor repair of air-conditioning units on various equipment.
-Operates fuel/lube truck to perform equipment maintenance and field servicing operations.
-Works with tools of the trade and operates garage equipment such as jacks, battery chargers, specialized motor test equipment, block and tackle, etc...

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No