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    THIS IS A TITLE 32 DUAL STATUS POSITION

    DUTY LOCATION:
    Theater Aviation Sustainment Maintenance Group (TASMG), Groton, CT

    AREA(S) OF CONSIDERATION:

    Area 1:
    All currently employed full-time permanent and indefinite personnel of the Connecticut Army National Guard.
    Area 2: All currently employed full-time temporary technician personnel and all current traditional members of the Connecticut Army National Guard.

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    Responsibilities

    This position is located within TASMG Projects and may be extended or terminated at the discretion of the TASMG Commander.

    JOB SUMMARY:
    The purpose of this position is to perform maintenance on aircraft electrical systems.

    NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED. This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Connecticut Army National Guard.

    The major duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Functionally tests, troubleshoots, inspects, adjust, aligns, calibrates, repairs and overhauls the entire range of aircraft electrical systems to insure maximum operating efficiency.
    • Selects, operates, maintains, and repairs specialized electrical measuring and shop equipment such as: multimeters, vacuum tube voltmeters,tube testers, oscilloscopes, insulation testers, vary drives, magneto test stands, and electrical equipment test stands.
    • Selects, studies, utilizes, files, and updates Technical Manuals, work requirements, TWX's, newsletters, and other publications with regard to aircraft electrical systems and shop equipment.
    • Maintains a working knowledge of electrical and mechanical principles as applies to avionics instruments systems to include use and interpretation of wiring diagrams, blueprints, and technical publications.
    • May spend up to 20% of the time performing on-the-job training.

    WORKING CONDITIONS: Works inside and outside, in inclement weather, on icy, wet and slippery ramps, aircraft surfaces and work stands. Subject to the dangers from exposure to toxic fumes, high pressure air and fluids, fast actuating metal aircraft surfaces such as landing gears, speed brakes, missile doors, and flaps, and electrical shocks. Subject to the hazards of engine suction, noise, fumes, heat, blast, and rotating propellers and rotors.

    PHYSICAL EFFORT: Physical efforts involve climbing, stooping, standing, bending, stretching, and working in tiring and uncomfortable positions. Lifts equipment and components weighing from 20 to 50 pounds, and occasionally lifts and carries items weighing over 50 pounds.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Subject to supervisor discretion and funding availability

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    10

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