About the Agency
This National Guard position is for a SHEETMETAL MECHANIC (AIRCRAFT), Position Description Number D0477000 in SPMD 4740 and is part of the MO TASMG Shop.
APPOINTMENT FACTORS: This is an Indefinite-Reimbursable Excepted Service position. Employment can be terminated with a 30 day notice. This position is authorized to be filled as long as reimbursable funds are available. In the event a permanent (Tenure 1 or 2) employee is selected, and is willing to accept the indefinite appointment, that employee will relinquish permanent status. Under an indefinite appointment, the employment is subject to a 30 day termination notice. This is a bargaining unit position.
The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join our National Guard team and serve your nation, your states and your community!
NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an Excepted Service 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 service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.
Inspects aircraft and determines nature and extent of repairs to be made using applicable TMs as guidelines. Works directly on the aircraft and its components accomplishing such tasks as removal, fabrication, repair, modification and installation of parts and assemblies. Troubleshoots aircraft structural repair situations in such areas as fuselage, tail, wings, cowlings, and stabilizers. Aligns component structures and airframe using precision optical measuring instruments, plumline and level. Performs fabrication of local manufactured items required for facility support. Sets up and operates power shears, brakes, rolls, dimpling machines, drill presses, saws, heat treating furnaces, hardness testers, and other metal working equipment. May print, strip and stencil aircraft and/or components. Performs other duties as assigned.