THIS IS A NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION.
This National Guard position is for a MAINTENANCE MECHANIC, Position Description Number R9560WID and is part of the ID Installation Support Unit, Idaho Army National Guard.Learn more about this agency
THIS POSITION IS INDEFINITE- MAY CONVERT TO A PERMANENT STATUS WITHOUT FURTHER COMPETITION IF POSITION BECOMES AVAILABLE.
THIS POSITION IS ONLY OPEN TO CURRENT MEMBERS OF THE IDAHO ARMY NATIONAL GUARD.
This position is located in the Multi Purpose Range Complex Division, Directorate of Plans, Training and Mobilization of an Army National Guard Major Training Area. Position is established for the purpose of the incumbent to perform as a member of a maintenance team operating and maintaining a Remote and Moving Target System within the Multi Purpose Range Complex. Incumbent will perform duties of a mixed nature that involves the Electronics, Electrician and Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic Series. No particular series has been determined as being predominant. Performs preventive maintenance and repairs.
Performs organizational, direct, general support level field/shop maintenance on the Target Holding Mechanism Tank Gunnery (THMTG), Armor Moving Target Carrier (AMTC), Infantry Remote Target System (IRETS), Infantry Moving Target Carrier System (IMTS), M31Al and MJO, smoke and hostile fire simulators. Test, charge and install 12/24 volt batteries. Provides technical advice and assistance to lower graded employees in the performance of assigned duties.
Inspects, tests, service, adjust, align, calibrate, install, repair, replace, recondition, troubleshoot, field test and/or shop test target mechanisms and hit sensor devices. Uses shop bench test mock-up to test hydraulic and electrical/electronic meters, oscilloscope, logic probe, and pressure gages. Replaces/repairs defective hardware and parts such as: relays, switches, assemblies, cables, target elevating mechanisms, hydraulic cylinders, piping, valves, pumps, junction boxes, solenoids, electric motors, rectifiers, diodes, transformers, rheostat, transistors, resistors, capacitors, thermal panels and other components.
Fabricates and repairs electrical power/data cables, hit sensor cable assemblies, hard-wire control power distribution/switch devices, etc. Performs routine flatwork welding repairs to metal mechanical target mounting devices. Uses oxygen-acetylent welder to heat-treat and straighten target mounting arms, cut repair splices and to join metal surfaces to repair live-fire damage.
Loads and unloads explosive Hoffman devices. Loads oxygen/propane on simulators. Following standard measurements and specifications fabricates and repairs plastic, metal, wooden and cardboard targets.
Operate computer keyboard console to activate target mechanisms and to perform maintenance. Operate two-way radio equipped four wheel motor vehicles up and including 2 l/2 ton trucks to transport self, materials, and others to worksites. Performs operational checks on vehicles 2nd fills out log books and trip tickets as required. Xay be required to perform range maintenance duties on other ranges.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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