Job Overview

Summary

The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win...in air, space and cyberspace.

To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: Developing Airmen, Technology-to-Warfighting and Integrating Operations. Core competencies and distinctive capabilities are based on a shared commitment to three core values -- integrity first, service before self, and excellence in all we do.

Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

This is a Public Notice for positions being filled under the Direct Hiring Authority (DHA). Multiple series and grade levels may be filled at the locations listed in this announcement. Salary will vary by position being filled, i.e., pay scale, series and grade. If selected, details of the position, i.e., pay plan, series, grade, work schedule, etc., will be discussed at the time of Tentative Job Offer.

You are applying to a resume database, your resume and any documents submitted will be retained for six months and may be used at any time during this period.  When a position is requested to be filled under the Direct Hire Authority, a list of applicants may be provided to management for review and possible selection. You will not receive any notifications and your resume will not be reviewed for qualifications until a position is requested to be filled. 

This Public Notice may be used to fill positions in other equivalent pay systems. This announcement may be used to fill one or more vacancies at any time without notification. Duties and responsibilities vary and may increase according to the series and grade level. This public notice may also be used to fill target grades (e.g. WS-03 Target WS-5).

Federal Wage System (FWS) Salary Table for "Rest of US" (RUS) was used, salaries may vary dependent upon location selected. Please refer to the Salary Tables link for more information: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/pay-leave/salaries-wages/

NOTE: New appointment shall be made at the minimum rate of the appropriate grade unless regulatory guidance permits otherwise.

Duties

Listed below are the Wage Supervisory series currently identified with Direct Hire Authority for the Department of Air Force. When completing the online assessment questionnaire, you will select any/all Federal Wage System (FWS) Family series for which you would like consideration. The individual series are listed below for your reference and information.

  • WG-2500 - Wire Communications Equipment Installation And Maintenance Family
  • 2502 - Telecommunications Mechanic  
  • 2504 - Wire Communications Cable Splicing
  • WG-2600 - Electronic Equipment Installation And Maintenance Family
  • 2601 - Electronic Equipment Installation and Maintenance Helper/Trainee
  • 2602 - Electronic Measurement Equipment Mechanic
  • 2604 - Electronics Mechanic
  • 2606 - Electronic Industrial Controls Mechanic
  • 2608 - Electronic Digital Computer Mechanic
  • 2610 - Electronic Integrated Systems Mechanic
  • WG-2800 - Electrical Installation And Maintenance Family
  • 2801 - Electrical Installation and Maintenance Helper/Trainee
  • 2805 - Electrician
  • 2810 - High Voltage Electrician
  • 2854 - Electrical Equipment Repairing
  • 2892 - Aircraft Electrician
  • WG-3100 - Fabric And Leather Work Family
  • 3105 - Fabric Working
  • WG-3300 - Instrument Work Family
  • 3359 - Instrument Mechanic
  • WG-3400 - Machine Tool Work Family
  • 3401 - Machine Tool Helper/Trainee
  • 3414 - Machining
  • 3416 - Toolmaking
  • WG-3500 - General Services And Support Work Family
  • 3501 - General Services and Support Helper/Trainee
  • 3502 - Laboring
  • 3566 - Custodial Working
  • WG-3600 - Structural And Finishing Work Family
  • 3602 - Cement Finishing
  • 3603 - Masonry
  • WG-3700 - Metal Processing Family
  • 3701 - Metal Processing Helper/Trainee
  • 3703 - Welding
  • 3705 - Nondestructive Testing
  • 3707 - Metalizing
  • 3711 - Electroplating
  • 3712 - Heat Treating
  • 3725 - Battery Repairing
  • 3727 - Buffing and Polishing
  • 3769 - Shot Peening Machine Operating 
  • WG-3800 - Metal Work Family
  • 3801 - Metal Work Helper/Trainee
  • 3806 - Sheet Metal Mechanic
  • 3858 - Metal Tank and Radiator Repairing
  • WG-4100 - Painting And Paperhanging Family
  • 4102 - Painting
  • 4104 - Sign Painting
  • WG-4200 - Plumbing And Pipefitting Family
  • 4201 - Plumbing and Pipefitting Helper/Trainee
  • 4204 - Pipefitting
  • 4206 - Plumbing
  • 4255 - Fuel Distribution System Mechanic
  • WG-4300 - Pliable Materials Work Family
  • 4301 - Pliable Materials Helper/Trainee
  • 4352 - Plastic Fabricating
  • 4361 - Rubber Equipment Repairing
  • WG-4600 - Wood Work Family
  • 4601 - Wood Work Helper/Trainee
  • 4602 - Blocking and Bracing
  • 4604 - Wood Working
  • 4605 - Wood Crafting
  • 4607 - Carpentry
  • 4616 - Patternmaking
  • WG-4700 - General Maintenance And Operations Work Family
  • 4701 - General Maintenance and Operations Helper/Trainee
  • 4714 - Model Making
  • 4742 - Utility Systems Repairing-Operating
  • 4745 - Research Laboratory Mechanic
  • 4749 - Maintenance Mechanic
  • WG-4800 - General Equipment Maintenance Family
  • 4804 - Locksmithing
  • 4805 - Medical Equipment Repairing
  • 4816 - Protective and Safety Equipment Fabricating and Repairing
  • 4818 - Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Repairing
  • 4840 - Tool and Equipment Repairing
  • 4850 - Bearing Reconditioning
  • WG-5000 - Plant And Animal Work Family
  • 5003 - Gardening
  • 5026 - Pest Controlling
  • WG-5200 - Miscellaneous Occupations Family
  • 5210 - Rigging
  • WG-5300 - Industrial Equipment Maintenance Family
  • 5301- Industrial Equipment Maintenance Helper/Trainee
  • 5306 - Air Conditioning Equipment Mechanic
  • 5309 - Heating and Boiler Plant Equipment Mechanic
  • 5350 - Production Machinery Mechanic
  • 5352 - Industrial Equipment Mechanic
  • 5378 - Powered Support Systems Mechanic
  • WG-5400 - Industrial Equipment Operation Family
  • 5401 - Industrial Equipment Operation Helper/Trainee
  • 5402 - Boiler Plant Operating
  • 5406 - Utility Systems Operating
  • 5409 - Water Treatment Plant Operating
  • 5413 - Fuel Distribution System Operating
  • 5423 - Sandblasting
  • 5439 - Testing Equipment Operating
  • Supervisory Status

    Yes

    Travel Required

    • Occasional Travel
    • Travel may be required in accordance with Joint Travel Regulations

    Relocation Authorized

    • No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.