Job Overview

Summary

IDAHO AIR NATIONAL GUARD

STATEWIDE TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

UNIT OF ASSIGNMENT: 124TH AMXS

Aircraft Mechanic

Boise, Idaho

Appointment Type: Indefinite

PD #: D1525000

Series/Grade: WG-8852-12/12

Salary Range: $26.12-$30.47

*Candidates must possess and maintain a Secret Security Clearance*

** POSITION MAY CONVERT TO PERMANENT WITHOUT FURTHER COMPETITION IF A PERMANENT POSITION BECOMES AVAILABLE **

*PCS is not authorized*

MEMBERSHIP IN THE AIR NATIONAL GUARD IS REQUIRED:  This is an Excepted Service position that requires membership in the Idaho Air National Guard as a condition of employment.  Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.  Acceptance of an Excepted Service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.  Loss of military membership will result in immediate loss of your full-time military technician position.

AREAS OF CONSIDERATION:

Current members of the Idaho Air National Guard.

Application materials must be received by Tuesday, June 27, 2017.  Failure to provide complete information may result in your not receiving consideration for this position. Please refer to the Qualifications and Evaluations section to understand the requirements. 

Duties

MAJOR DUTIES: (Detailed duties are on the Position Description available at the Human Resources Office)

 

The purpose of this position is to act as the crew chief with responsibility for directing the total maintenance effort on individually assigned aircraft. The work involves the total maintenance of complex, high performance military aircraft, ranging from multi-purpose heavy, multi-engine transports to the most modern sophisticated fighters and bombers. Fully responsible for providing detailed technical insight on individual aircraft’s level of Mission Capability (MC), then develops and recommends a comprehensive course of action to maintain the aircraft at Full Mission Capability (FMC). All aircraft are fully integrated in and are part of the Total Force Mission of the United States Air Force. This position is responsible to fully prepare assigned aircraft for Aerospace Expeditionary Force/Wing (AEF/AEW) Operations around the world.

DUTIES:

Directs, monitors or performs overall maintenance, servicing, inspections and documentation for one or more aircraft.  Work is performed in complex working conditions under time and/or mission constraints to include all weather and night operations. Works with, coordinates  and  oversees  the  work  of subordinate aircraft mechanics. Coordinates and oversees the work of journey level workers in other trades working simultaneously on the assigned aircraft. Reviews,  trains  and  prepares  to  perform  battle  damage assessment/repair. Participates in mission  generation/regeneration  operations. Directs multiple specialists in preparing  aircraft  for  combat  operations.  Expedites aircraft operations to include concurrent servicing, hot pit refueling and/or combat turns or integrated combat turns. Performs preflight, postflight, thru flight, periodic, isochronal, phase, hourly and special inspections, as well as servicing, defueling, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance.  Serves as the technical authority to advise on, inspect and approve all airframe,mechanical, electrical/environmental, avionics, engine and pneudraulic repairs on assigned aircraft.Works  closely  with  the  production  control  function  to  report  current aircraft  status;  requests  and  coordinates  specialist support for accomplishing maintenance  exceeding sortie generation capabilities  or time constraints. Controls  and  performs work assignments based upon priorities, workload, availability of parts, facilities, material and personnel.  Assigns maintenance and repair functions to subordinate mechanics. Coordinates with production control to direct short notice availability of the aircraft to accomplish work on delayed discrepancies and other scheduled maintenance to meet mission requirements.    

Ensures aircraft documentation and Maintenance Information Systems (MIS) accurately reflect the airworthiness of the Aircraft. Provides technical guidance and assistance to flight crews regarding observed discrepancies and experienced in-flight characteristics and system malfunctions.

Performs in-process and final inspection of aircraft and components undergoing repair, overhaul and/or modification to verify and certify by signature adherence to work techniques, procedures and quality standards established by applicable publications.

Plans, develops and conducts training during the technician work week to a multi facet workforce comprised of from 3 to 8 assigned military positions.

Prepares for and participates in various types of readiness evaluations, inspections, mobilization and command support exercises and Operations Other Than  War  (OOTW).    

Complies with safety, fire, security, environmental and housekeeping regulations. Ensures that material and equipment are properly and safely protected and maintained.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No