Job Overview




This position is located within the National Maintenance Project (NMP) and may be extended or terminated at the discretion of the TASMG Commander.

DUTY LOCATION: 1109th Theater Aviation Sustainment Maintenance Group (TASMG), Groton, CT

JOB SUMMARY:  The primary purpose of this position is to be responsible for accomplishing a myriad of welding tasks to support TARS maintenance responsibilities. Generally, a majority of the welding duties required related to the maintenance of ground support equipment, and fabrication of tools and special equipment.

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED.  This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Connecticut Army National Guard.  Applicants who are not currently a member of the Connecticut Army National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Connecticut Army National Guard.  If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a Connecticut Army National Guard recruiter at (800) 716-3550 before applying for this position. 


  • Area 1:  All currently employed full-time permanent and indefinite personnel of the Connecticut Army National Guard.
  • Area 2:  All current members of the Connecticut Army National Guard and individuals eligible for membership in the Connecticut Army National Guard.


The major duties include, but are not limited to:

  • As sole worker, with complete responsibility for the welding shop functional area, manufactures, repairs, tests, inspects, and re-works metal devices and parts used with and on aircraft, and related aircraft maintenance equipment.
  • Welds metals and alloys by Heli-arc (Tungsten Inert Gas) welding process.
  • Welds metals and alloys by metallic arc-welding process.
  • Welds metals by oxyacetylene welding process.
  • Welds metals by resistance welding process, completes welds on light gages of carbon and alloy steels, aluminum and magnesium alloys, chrome nickel and titanium.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Subject to supervisor discretion and funding availability

Relocation Authorized

  • No