About the Agency
Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-PN-VA-CCA-14-156 for current federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible. If you are interested in applying under both announcement numbers, you must submit application packages for each.
Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise as a Craftsman with journeyman level skills. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. Would you enjoy ensuring the safe and efficient operation of Government facilities? Responsibilities include performing a variety of craftsman work with equipment and structures connected with storage reservoirs and water conveyance systems.
Here is a great opportunity to join a great organization with excellent growth potential.
Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.
This position is located in Yakima, WA. For more information, click on the following link: http://www.usbr.gov/pn.about/hr/area-information.html.
Payment of travel and relocation expenses will be your responsibility.
Work schedule is 5-8 hour days per week with the possibility of 4-10 hour days per week depending on workload and crew assignments.
You will ultimately:
* Perform at the journeyman level in at least one of these crafts: general mechanics, millwright, machinist, metal fabrication, welding, carpentry, concrete worker, masonry, mobile equipment/crane operations, painting, or plumbing.
* Perform a variety of work incident to operation and maintenance of equipment and structures connected with storage reservoirs and water conveyance systems.
* Operate mobile power equipment such as graders, cranes, bulldozers, backhoes, track-hoes, dump trucks, hydraulic truck mounted cranes.
This position requires travel to work sites from March through October during the work week, Monday-Thursday, and approximately 4 weeks from mid November through mid December.