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    About the Position: This is a vacancy for a Heavy Mobile Equipment Mechanic, WG-5803-08 target 11, Mississippi River Project Office, Maintenance Section, located in Pleasant Valley, Iowa.

    This position is being filled under the Modified Direct Hiring Authority (DHA) in accordance with P.L. 116-92 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), Sec 1109.

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    • Make repairs and overhauls to mobile and floating cranes.
    • Diagnose difficult performance problems on a wide variety of equipment and improvise replacement, assembly, repair, and troubleshooting techniques.
    • Perform mechanical maintenance, overhaul, and repair a variety of gasoline- and diesel-powered heavy construction equipment such as cranes, wheel- and crawler-type tractors, excavators, compressors, and stationary engines.
    • Perform preventative maintenance, repairs, and overhauls to a variety of towboats, launches, and survey vessels.
    • Perform the repair of gasoline and diesel equipment at field locations.
    • Perform mechanical maintenance, overhaul, and repair of various makes, types, and sizes of service and semi-trucks.
    • Perform various tasks incident to cleaning tools, storing them in proper places, and the general maintenance of good housekeeping conditions in the shop area.

    Travel Required

    75% or less - Up to 75% business travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/581214300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.