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    Surface Maintenance Mechanic Supervisor

    Boise, Idaho

    Appointment Type: Permanent

    PD #:D1291000

    Series/Grade: WS-5801-11/11

    Salary Range: $31.45-$36.68


    *Candidates may have to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance*



    *PCS is not authorized*



    MEMBERSHIP IN THE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD IS REQUIRED:  This is an Excepted Service position that requires membership in the Idaho Army National Guard as a condition of employment.  Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.  Acceptance of an Excepted Service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.  Loss of military membership will result in immediate loss of your full-time military technician position.


    In accordance with the Labor Management Agreement, Article 18, Promotions:

    Area of Consideration

    The area of consideration for all Idaho National Guard bargaining unit positions will be as follows:

     (1)   Bargaining unit members

     (2)   All other individuals 

    This does not preclude management from selecting either Section (1) or Section (2) applications after Section (1) applicants have been considered.  



    Current Onboard G4 Technicians in the Idaho Army National Guard (not to include Temporary Technicians).


    Application materials must be received by Monday, April 03, 2017.  Failure to provide complete information may result in your not receiving consideration for this position. Please refer to the Qualifications and Evaluations section to understand the requirements. 


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    MAJOR DUTIES: (Detailed duties are on the Position Description)

    This position is located in the Joint Forces Headquarters—State, Logistics Directorate (J-4), Surface Maintenance Facility.  The purpose of this position is to supervise workers directly or through subordinate leaders and/or supervisors in accomplishing work of the function.  Plans work operations of great scope, complexity, and administrative authority.  Determines the sequence, priority, and time for performance of operations within the limits of broad work schedules and time limits.  The occupation and non-supervisory grade level which best reflects the nature of the overall work operations supervised is Surface Maintenance Mechanic, WG-5801-11.

     b. DUTIES:

    (1) Planning:  Plans use of subordinate workers, equipment, facilities, and materials on a week-to-week or month-to-month basis.  Establishes deadlines, priorities, and work sequences, and plans work assignments based on general work schedules, methods, and policies set by the supervisor.  Coordinates work with supporting or related work functions controlled by other supervisors.  Determines the number and types of workers needed to accomplish specific projects.  Determines skills, materials, and equipment required to do the work.  Redirects individual workers and resources to accomplish unanticipated work.  Informs the supervisor of the need to revise work schedules and re-estimate labor and other resources.  Participates in the initial planning of current and future work schedules, staffing needs, estimates, and recommendations as to scheduling projected work.  Assists the supervisor with quarterly funding distribution and decisions, based on operational needs for units supported by customer activities.  Reviews funding requirements, prioritizes request and allocates funding based on readiness, training, and mobilization requirements.  Provides management with workload data, estimates, and recommendations to facilitate more effective management decisions for staffing and funding requirements to support customer units.

    (2) Work Direction:  Assigns tasks to be performed based on readiness and explains work requirements, methods, and procedures.  Investigates work related problems such as excessive costs or low productivity and determines causes.  Implements corrective actions within authority to resolve work problems.  Recommends solutions to staffing problems, engineering requirements, and work operations directed by other supervisors.  Ensures work in progress and completed work meets established standards by implementation of a quality control and assurance program within the organization.  Ensures equipment repairs do not exceed maintenance expenditure limits in accordance as established by regulation and or policies.  Manages maintenance backlog through coordination with other maintenance activities.  Evacuates and accepts equipment, repairs, and services to and from other maintenance facilities.  Assures tools, special tools, test measurement and diagnostic equipment, personal protective equipment, repair parts, petroleum, oils and lubricants, and other materiel are available when needed.  

    (3) Administration:  Plans and establishes overall leave schedules.  Determines training needs of subordinates and arranges for accomplishment.  Sets performance standards, and makes formal appraisals of subordinate work performance.  Initiates recommendations for promotion or reassignment of subordinates.  Ensures that regulations governing safety and housekeeping are observed with appropriate protective clothing and equipment being utilized. 

    (4) Performs non-supervisory work, such as, transporting equipment, performing maintenance tasks, etc.

    (5) Develops, publishes, and ensures employee compliance with standing operating procedures for the activity supervised.  

    (6) Prepares for and participates in various types of readiness evaluations, inspections, mobilization and command support exercises.    


    (7) Performs other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


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