Automotive Mechanic

Employer
Air National Guard Units (Title 32)
Location
Andrews AFB, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Industry
Automotive
Hours
Full Time
Air National Guard Units (Title 32) 1 vacancy in the following location: * Andrews AFB, MD Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent Opened Thursday 3/2/2017 (16 day(s) ago) ** Closes Friday 3/31/2017 (13 day(s) away) ## Job Overview Summary About the Agency The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join our National Guard team and serve your nation, your states and your community! **District of Columbia Air National Guard** **113th Logistics Readiness Squadron** **Joint Base Andrews, Maryland** **Automotive Mechanic** **WG-5823-10** **Area of Consideration** **GROUP III** **OPEN TO CURRENT MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES (ACTIVE DUTY, RESERVES, NATIONAL GUARD)** **Permanent Change of Station (PCS):** PCS not authorized **Relocation Incentive:** Incentive not authorized **Selected Reserve Incentive Program:** Acceptance of this position will cause termination of Federal bonuses pursuant to respective Selected Reserve Incentive Programs (SRIP). This termination may be with or without recoupment of payments already made. **NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED:** This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military rank and assignment in the **District of Columbia Air National Guard**. 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. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement. Duties **Brief Description of Duties:** Inspects general condition of gasoline and diesel powered vehicles to determine overall vehicle condition, cause of malfunction or need for repair. Performs required repair of gasoline and diesel powered vehicles as assigned, using independent judgment and own initiative on the repair work. Performs body repair and corrosion control, repaints and refinishes surfaces as required. Prepares, maintains and submits maintenance work orders for man-hour and data collection accounting. Assists in review and maintenance of technical orders operating instructions, commercial publications, MAJCOM and local publications, as well as other pertinent directives. Assists in establishing and maintaining adequate bench and special stock support levels and appropriate tools and equipment. Participates as an OJT instructor in the vehicle maintenance area. Assists in conducting the local occupation safety and health training program, to include compliance with directives and procedures for proper disposal of hazardous waste products. Operates general and special purpose vehicles, base maintenance and materials handling equipment, as required to support the unit mission. Travel Required * Not Required Relocation Authorized * No ## Job Requirements Key Requirements * Must be a US Citizen * Must participate in direct deposit/electronic funds transfer Qualifications **MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:** Experience or training which demonstrates the ability to maintain and repair automotive vehicles. Must have knowledge of where and how components, accessories, and parts of systems, such as wheel cylinders, fuel lines, condensers, etc. are installed. Must have the ability to use test equipment, reference material and manuals, and maintain tools and equipment. **SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:** Must have at least **Eighteen (18) months'** experience or training performing a variety of complex automotive maintenance procedures without assistance. Experience which demonstrates knowledge and use of a wide variety of test and measuring instruments in identifying the need for repair and adjustment or in checking the tolerance and fit specifications of repaired components and assemblies. **MILITARY REQUIREMENTS:** Selected candidates will be required to be in a compatible military assignment (AFSC) within **One (1) year** of the effective date of placement. **MINIMUM MILITARY RANK:** E-3/A1C **Maximum Military Rank**: E-6/TSgt **Compatible Military Assignments**: 2T3XX **Other requirements:**For positions requiring a security clearance the applicant must be able to obtain a clearance within one year of appointment. For positions requiring the operation of motor vehicles, candidates must have a valid state driver's license for the state in which they live or are principally employed. Security Clearance Secret ## Additional Information What To Expect Next Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgement email that your submission was successful. After a review of your complete application is made you will be notified of your rating and/or referral to the hiring official. If further evaluation or interviews are required you will be contacted. You will recieve notifications by email or mail if no email is provided. Please allow **2 to 4 weeks** after the closing of the announcement for notifications. Thank you for your interest in the District of Columbia National Guard. BENEFITS The following Web addresses are provided for your reference to explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees. **Main site for new federal employees** - **Flexible Spending Accounts** - This Program allows you to pay for certain health and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars. For additional information visit: https://www.fsafeds.com/fsafeds/index.asp **Health Insurance** - The FEHB Program offers over 100 optional plans. For additional information visit: **Leave** - Most Federal employees earn both annual and sick leave. For additional information visit: **Life Insurance** - The FEGLI Program offers Basic Life Insurance plus three types of optional insurance, for additional information visit: **Long Term Care Insurance** - The FLTCIP provides long term care insurance for Federal employees and their parents, parents-in-law, stepparents, spouses, and adult children. For additional information visit: **Retirement Program** - Almost all new employees are automatically covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a three-tiered retirement plan. The three tiers are: Social Security Benefits, Basic Benefit Plan, Thrift Savings Plan. For additional information visit: Other Information *Salary Range:* $26.98 to $31.51 / Per Hour *Series & Grade:* WG-5823-10/10 *Supervisory Status:* No *Who May Apply:* Individuals who can join the DC Air National Guard *Control Number:* 465079600 *Job Announcement Number:* DC17-015