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    This National Guard position is for an ORDNANCE EQUIPMENT MECHANIC, Position Description Number D0325000and is part of the AZ 162nd Wing, Air National Guard.

    Note: Open until filled- Applications will be reviewed every 30 days for consideration for hire until 12 Dec 2018.
    Note: No known military promotion is associated with this Technician Vacancy. All selected applicants will be placed in a position commensurate with their current rank and boarded for promotion at the discretion of military supervision.
    Note:Individual selected will receive an Indefinite Appointment and may be converted to permanent if funding becomes available and position is no longer encumbered .
    Note: This position is subject to rotating or night shift work in support of a 24/7 Operation.
    Note: Limited Permanent Change of Station (PCS) funds may be authorized if funds are available.
    Note: Unless otherwise amended this position will close on 12 Dec 2018.
    Note: All Selected applicants will be placed on an Order of Merit List in the order of their referral and selection ranking.
    Note: Acceptance of an offer of employment made from this vacancy announcement will require the selected applicants at the time of appointment to sign a statement of understanding that clearly outlines the selected applicants Individual Development Plan (IDP) KSA training requirements and minimum Specialized Experience time frames that are required for promotion of applicable known promotion pay grades associated with their qualifications.

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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.

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    ORDNANCE EQUIPMENT MECHANIC, WG-6641-5/8/10. This position is located in the Munitions Maintenance, Storage, Handling, and Missile Maintenance Section of the Munitions Maintenance Flight. The purpose of this position is to perform maintenance on assigned missiles, operate missile test equipment, operate the Combat Ammunition System (CAS), store, handle and perform intermediate level maintenance on assigned conventional munitions. Conducts operational tests using special purpose test equipment and precision measurement devices. Analyzes varying forms of data from different sources of test equipment and isolates system component malfunctions by visual observation or use of electronic, pneumatic, and pneudraulic test equipment. Interprets wiring diagrams, evaluates and analyzes equipment specifications and other technical documents. Disassembles missiles and determines the nature and extent of component and parts repair required. 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) in accordance with applicable regulations and manuals. 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.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    Open to current members and those eligible for membership with the Arizona Air National Guard

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/487209700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.