Job Overview

Summary

Hill Air Force Base provides worldwide engineering and logistics management for the F-16 Fighting Falcon, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and the Minuteman III ICBM. The base performs depot maintenance of the F-16, A-10 and C-130 Hercules aircraft. The base is located between Ogden and Salt Lake City. The area is known for year round activities include skiing, hiking, boating, extreme sports, fishing and hunting, with four distinct seasons, low humidity and moderate snow fall in the valley.

A list of eligible candidates is being established and may be used to fill multiple vacancies for a period of 12 months (or more). Types of appointments may include: Full time permanent positions; OR full time term positions Not-to-Exceed 13 months, with extension possible; OR full time temporary positions not to exceed 1 year, with a 1 year extension possible. Term and Temporary appointments made from this register may be converted to permanent without further competition.

REQUIRED RESUME:
For each block of detailed work experience you must include month/year (starting/ending dates), salary, hours per week, job title, supervisors' name/phone number (may we contact statement).

IMPORTANT NOTE: THIS POSITION WILL BE FILLED AT THE ENTRY LEVEL OF GS-1320-05.

STARTING SALARY TO POTENTIAL $31,628-$90,344

Duties

As a Chemist, GS-1320-05 Potential GS-07/GS-09/ GS-11 then GS-12, you will learn the processes to provide analytical instrumentation support to the analytical workloads of the Chemistry Lab. At the GS-12 grade level you will also:

-Perform chemical analysis of material with specific expertise in the area of instrument analysis.

-Provide scientific support, data, expertise and analytical instrument support for laboratory projects, customers and other organizations.
-Develop and document instrumental procedures for analyzing unknown materials.

-Be the analytical expert on composite materials analysis using research, specification comparisons and methods development.

-Provide laboratory support for accident investigations, material reviews and preplanning.

IMPORTANT NOTE: THIS POSITION WILL BE FILLED AT THE ENTRY LEVEL OF GS-1320-05.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This position as a Chemist, GS-1320-05 potential GS-07/GS-09/GS-11 then GS-12 level, is considered a developmental position. The candidate will perform less complex tasks of the position independently at the lower grades of GS-05/GS-07/GS-09/and GS-11. You will receive specific instructional guidance in the accomplishment of the more difficult assignments. You will gain experience and develop the ability to fully perform all journeyman duties listed above.  Attainment of knowledge, skills, and abilities (and a minimum of 52 weeks of specialized experience) is required before promotion to the next higher grade, (GS-07, GS-09, GS-11, and GS-12).

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No