Job Overview

Summary

THE NEW JERSEY AIR NATIONAL GUARD

FEDERAL TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCMENT

THIS IS A MILITARY POSITION

NJ 14-045, VIN# 1056475

Aerial Refueling Technician (Instructor), GS-2185-08/09/10 D1633000

108th Wing, McGuire AFB, New Jersey

 

GS-08: Starting Salary: $48,923 PA

Salary Range: $48,923 - $63,601 PA

 

GS-09: Starting Salary: $54,035 PA

Salary Range: $54,035 - $70,243 PA

 

GS-10: Starting Salary: $59,506 PA

Salary Range: $59,506 - $77,358 PA

    

   OPENING DATE                        CLOSING DATE

28 February 2014                         1 April 2014

 

   INDEFINITE MAY BECOME PERMANENT 

 

 

AREA OF CONSIDERATION:

AREA I: All Excepted Technicians of the 108th Wing (WG)

AREA II: All Excepted Technicians of the New Jersey Air National Guard

AREA III: All members of the New Jersey National Guard

 

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 Air National Guard.

 

(  ) OFFICER          ( X ) ENLISTED           (  ) NON-DUAL STATUS                                                  

 

MINIMUM RANK:  SSgt/E-5                                   MAXIMUM RANK:  TSgt/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: 108th Wing

 

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:

AFSC: 1AXXX

 

NOTE: IF APPLICANT IS SELECTED AT THE GS-8 LEVEL THEY HAVE ONE YEAR TO OBTAIN ADVERTISED AFSC/MOS

 

LEVEL OF CLEARANCE/INVESTIGATION: MUST HAVE A SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE. MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN A TOP SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE.

 

SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTORS:  N/A

 

PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:     N/A

 

SELECTING OFFICIAL:  Lt Col Thomas Coppinger, Airplane Flight Instructor

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:  Serves as an instructor/evaluator. Provides direct assistance to the aircraft pilot:  Performs crew compartment duties and regularly instructs/evaluates other enlisted air crew members on duties performed during takeoffs, landings, and other critical phases of flight.  Performs Aerial Refueling Technician duties. Performs aerial refueling duties on specialized, classified, and high intensity missions requiring expert knowledge and operational skills.  Accomplishes load master functions.  Prior to flight, accomplishes preflight checks, inspection, acceptance, and operation of all aircraft loading equipment, and systems.  Performs staff duties based on specialized knowledge of the unit’s mission and related programs to ensure safe and successful accomplishment of required training and Air Force mission support requirements. 

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional Travel maybe required

Relocation Authorized

  • No