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    Apply for this exciting position to support the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) missions of safeguarding our Nation's maritime interests in the heartland, in the ports, at sea, and around the globe.

    For over two centuries the USCG has protected the maritime economy and the environment, we defend our maritime borders, and we save those in peril. This history has forged our character and purpose as America's Maritime Guardian - Always Ready for all hazards and all threats.

    This position is located in DHS/U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Operational Logistics, Base Miami Beach, Naval Engineering Department, Industrial Production Facility, Miami, FL.

    Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, interpretive U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring. These authorities are subject to change.

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    Selectee performs general machinist work in support of Industrial Operations Division, to manufacture parts and items of equipment from raw stock of different metals, metal alloys and other material.

    Being a Coast Guard civilian makes you a valuable member of the Coast Guard team. Typical work assignments include:

    * Machines parts required to repair and/or replace worn parts in the following equipment: reduction gears, hydraulic motors, and rams, steam, gasoline and diesel engines, air compressors, winches, hoisting gear, valves, piping systems for air, oil steam, water, and gas bearings and other mechanical power transmission systems.

    * Performing metal spray on worn machine parts install, aligns and secures marine and stationary engines, generators, reduction gear, pumps, hoists and related equipment, foundations and piping.

    * Using a variety of auxiliary machine tool attachments such as rotary vises, dividing heads, taper attachments, magnetic chucks, vertical milling heads, tapping attachments, rotary tables and others.

    * Working from blueprints, sketches, work orders, models of parts to be made, or other specifications.

    * Making new job setups on a variety of different types of equipment involving accurate alignment in order to maintain specified tolerances.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - This position requires some travel.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    This vacancy is open to all U.S. Citizens and is being advertised under delegated examining procedures.

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  • Job family (Series)

    3414 Machining

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