Job Overview

Summary

IDAHO ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

STATEWIDE TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

UNIT OF ASSIGNMENT: MATES

Welder

Boise, Idaho

Appointment Type: Indefinite

PD #:D1215000

Series/Grade: WG-3703-10/10

Salary Range: $23.70-$27.66

 

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

MAY CONVERT TO PERMANENT STATUS WITHOUT FURTHER COMPETITION IF POSITION BECOMES AVAILABLE

*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.  

AREAS OF CONSIDERATION:

Current members of the Idaho Army National Guard.

Application materials must be received by Tuesday, May 02, 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. 

Duties

MAJOR DUTIES: (Detailed duties are on the Position Description available at the Human Resources Office)

This position is located in the Joint Forces Headquarters—State, Logistics Directorate (G-4), Surface Maintenance Facility.  The primary purpose of this position is to perform a variety of welding in support of maintenance activities.

b. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

(1)  Performs welding duties using electric, acetylene, and/or inert gas shielded welding processes, pre-heating, brazing, head welding, tack welding, flame cutting, pressure welding, and heat treating.

(2)  Uses templates, jigs, blueprints, and other guides to repair, modify, or fabricate metal items including repair of light or intricately made mechanical parts, which must fit in assemblies where close tolerances are required.  Makes numerous types of joints using flat, vertical, horizontal, and overhead positions on light and heavyequipment such as axles, frames, gunmounts and components, carriers, tanks, metal decks constructed of a variety of weldable metals.  Welds or reinforces heavy armor plate.  Performs precision welding on jigs, dies, engineering and automotive equipment.

(3)  Brazes dissimilar metals; flame cuts metal to size for fabrication, using regular welding equipment.  Utilizes basic sheet metal tools and equipment such as a bender, press, roller, shear, and band saw to repair and/or fabricate a variety of equipment air conditioning and heater duct units, storage cabinets, and components for armored personnel carriers. 

(4)  Reads and interprets blueprints and sketches.  Lays out, positions, and clamps work; selects type of rod and size of tip to accomplish weld.  Determines heat necessary; adjusts equipment accordingly.  Manually maintains proper speed, flame motion, tip and angle, and position of the welding flame to produce desired pattern.

(5)  Performs other duties as assigned.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No