Job Overview

Summary

JOIN THE VIRGINIA ARMY NATIONAL GUARD AND SERVE YOUR NATION, YOUR STATE, AND YOUR COMMUNITY! 

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED

This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the 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.  

This position is located in the Joint Forces Headquarters—State, Logistics Directorate (J-4), Surface Maintenance Facility.  The purpose of this position is to perform limited diagnosis, routine repairs, and maintenance on combat, tactical, commercial, and special purpose vehicles and equipment.   May assist higher graded mechanics in the performance of maintenance duties.

DUTY LOCATION:  FMS 1, Sandston, VA 23150

EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Excepted Service Male/Female Enlisted Personnel (Not to Exceed E8/MSG)

WHO CAN APPLY:


GROUP I
- All qualified Male/Female Enlisted Personnel  (Not to Exceed E8/MSG) currently employed (permanent) in the Virginia Army National Guard Military Technician Program.

GROUP II – All qualified Virginia Army Enlisted Personnel  (Not to Exceed E8/MSG), regardless of employment status (Traditional, Military Technician or AGR). To be considered as a Group II applicant, proof of appointment/enlistment in the Virginia National Guard must be attached if the appointment/enlistment occurred within 60 days prior to, or during, the advertisement period.

MILITARY CRITERIA: Applicant must be qualified and eligible for award of an MOS as follows:   E:CMF: 12, 13, 14, 19, 25, 88, 91, 92, 94.   

MILITARY ASSIGNMENT:  Applicant selected for this military technician position must occupy a military assignment in the Virginia Army National Guard that ensures proper grade, unit, and MOS prior to placement.

Duties

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Performs limited diagnosis, routine repairs and maintenance on heavy-duty mobile equipment, combat, tactical and automotive vehicles. Performs limited diagnoses to determine the cause of mechanical failures by means of visual and auditory checks and/or uses basic test equipment such as compression testers, voltmeters, ohmmeters and pressure gauges. Removes, replaces, adjusts, cleans and installs parts and components such as wheel seals, switches, sensors, fuel pumps, water pumps, power steering pumps, brakes ,filters, radiators, bearings, springs, shock absorbers, wheel cylinders, starter motors, mufflers, battery cables, and other items of similar complexity. Independently performs routine repairs and maintenance functions in remote locations that can be accomplished by removing, cleaning, reinstalling, or replacing defective parts of components and systems using standard parts. Conducts limited readiness and repair inspections on vehicles and associated equipment supported by the activity. May perform routine maintenance and limited repairs on basic communication equipment such as radios, field telephones, amplifiers, switchboards, recorders, intercoms by removing and replacing components and elements.  In conjunction with or in the absence of the Tools and Parts Attendant, may maintain supply documentation, and the receipt, store, issue, and inventory of tools and parts used in the trades operation.  

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No