THIS IS A NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION.
This National Guard position is for a SURFACE MAINTENANCE MECHANIC INSPECTOR, Position Description Number D1285000 and is part of the AR ARNG CSMS, National Guard.Learn more about this agency
Responsibilities(1) Inspects a large variety of heavy-duty mobile equipment (i.e., combat, tactical, etc.) and automotive vehicles (i.e.,attack tanks, large cranes, tank retrievers, fire trucks, bridge transporters, armored vehicle launched bridges, bulldozers,road graders, crawler tractors, power shovels, self propelled earth compacting equipment, self propelled artillery, etc.).May also inspect heavy artillery, small arms, powered support and other equipment or components of equal or lessercomplexity. May assist higher-graded inspectors to perform inspections on equipment repairs.
(2) Inspects complex, interrelated mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic and electrical systems, equipment andtheir components while in operation or in a standby condition. Inspects and performs tests to braking, steering, anddifferential systems, which are mechanically integrated with the transmission; to large engines, which directly powermultiple hydraulic and pneumatic systems; to intricate fuel injection systems; to turret stabilization systems; and to othersystems combined in a single, complex mechanical assembly. Uses specially designed testing methods and testequipment such as computerized test sets, precision gauges, electronic sensors, injector test stands, engine scopes,etc., to assure that tolerance and safety factors have been met.
(3) Inspects equipment to determine repairs needed. Utilizes established Maintenance Expenditure Limits (MEL) toevaluate economic feasibility of repair(s). Considers a variety of factors such as cost and availability of parts, manhours,and impact of time constraints on the mission to assess whether repair is economical. Recommends to a higherechelon to condemn equipment when the repair costs exceed the established MEL. Prepares lists of needed repairs,parts, and man-hours authorized. Performs in-process inspections to assure that equipment is being repaired inaccordance with pertinent requirements. Performs final inspection, certifying that equipment is in satisfactory operatingcondition, or rejects the work and returns the equipment to the repair shop with specific reports prescribing additionalrepairs.
(4) Serves as inspector on Command Maintenance Evaluation Teams (COMET) and/or as a member of MaintenanceAssistance and Instruction Teams (MAIT).
(5) Performs other duties as assigned.
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