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Applicants must be current members of the US Air Force, US Air Force Reserves or Air National Guard on the closing date to be considered for this vacancy and able to transfer to the Wyoming Air National Guard if selected

WYOMING AIR NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED:  This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Wyoming Air 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.  Applicants who are not currently a member of the Wyoming Air National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Wyoming Air National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.

Open Area of Consideration: 

Area 7:  Nationwide Job Opportunity (Technician) - Merit Promotion: Open to current members of the US Air Force, US Air Force Reserves or Air National Guard and eligible to transfer to the Wyoming Air National Guard.

Technician Info:

Position Title:  Production Controller (Aircraft)

Position Series/Grade: GS-1152-07/09

Position Description:  D0749000


FAC #: 21B100

Position #: 0085712734

Position Location: 153rd Maintenance Operations Flight, Cheyenne, WY


Min:  E5             Max:   E8



This position is located in the Maintenance Operations Center of the Maintenance Operations Flight.  The purposes of this position is to provide planning, scheduling, and control of aircraft maintenance through a variety of support maintenance shops.


(1) Implements preliminary (advance) maintenance plans and schedules immediate maintenance for transient aircraft.  Designates, maintains and monitors current maintenance repair priorities of aircraft to ensure actuality and compliance with flying schedules.  Authorizes and assigns aircraft maintenance jobs, job control numbers either manually or through a computerized maintenance system, work priorities, and start and completion times for scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of aircraft.  Conducts the control and dispatch of shop assignments.  Monitors progress of job completion by dispatched personnel.  Controls maintenance on assigned aircraft and related support and training equipment.  Takes prompt and decisive action to make on-the-spot adjustments to maintenance repair priorities necessitated by unscheduled maintenance requirements, and incorporates all unscheduled maintenance into a daily plan.

(2) Maintains visual aids depicting status of maintenance actions in progress, specialist availability and status of aerospace vehicles, aerospace ground equipment (AGE), training equipment, transportation and tow vehicles, munitions loads, and location of aircraft and dispatched AGE.  Maintains a visual schedule of daily flying, noting deviations and cancellations. 

(3) Coordinates with Material Control on mission capable (MICAP) and non-mission capable status (NMCS) of parts, adjustments to in-shop work priorities, and verification of urgency of need designators.  Determines the source of supply for cannibalization actions.

(4) Coordinates with Quality Assurance on functional check flight (FCF) requirements, Air Operations on flying schedule, other maintenance shops for coordination of repair work and with other functional areas as required. 

(5) Requests necessary support services such as fire-fighting activity standby, fuel and defuel and civil engineer support.  Directs physical movement of aircraft and aerospace ground equipment. 

(6) Controls the maintenance communications and transportation systems to provide for the effective transmission of information and movement of material and maintenance personnel. 

(7) Develop and maintains current procedural check sheets for use during actions such as mass loads, combat turnaround, aircraft crash, flightline fire, severe weather warning or evacuation.  Monitors and revises the sequence of preselected aircraft required for contingency commitments. 

(8) Makes required inputs to the automated data system and retrieves data and/or computer generated products as required.

(9) Conducts training of assigned military personnel.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • As needed.

Relocation Authorized

  • No