THIS IS A NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION.
This National Guard position is for a ORDNANCE EQUIPMENT MECHANIC, Position Description Number D0325000and is part of the CO 140th MXS, National Guard.
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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.
This position is located in the Munitions Maintenance, Storage, Handling, and Missile Maintenance Section of the Munitions Maintenance Branch. The purpose of this position is to perform maintenance on assigned missiles, operate, repair, maintain and calibrate missile test equipment, operate the Combat Ammunition System (CAS B), store, handle and perform intermediate level maintenance on assigned conventional munitions.
As a ORDNANCE EQUIPMENT MECHANIC, WG-6641-10, you will maintain and repair assigned missiles. Conducts operational tests using special purpose test equipment and precision measurement devices. Operates, repairs, maintains and calibrates missile test equipment. Receives, assembles, issues, identifies, inspects and stores conventional aerospace munitions such as bombs, ammunition, starter cartridges, flares, egress munitions, etc. Operates Combat Ammunition System (CAS B) in accordance with applicable regulations and manuals. Determines the status of munitions which have been restricted or suspended from use. Inspects, maintains, repairs, and reconditions conventional munitions, containers, and munitions maintenance handling equipment (MMHE). Links and repositions ammunition by operating electrical or manual machines and inspecting for defects such as short or long rounds, corrosion and dented cases, and removes unserviceable rounds. Performs duties in compliance with established safety, security, and housekeeping regulations. As required, serves as OJT trainer giving instructions and explaining proper munitions handling methods and procedures. Prepares for and participates in ORI, IG and UE inspections, as well as command support exercises. Performs other duties as assigned.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…Members of the Colorado Air National Guard and those eligible to transfer
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