Electronics Mechanic

Employer
Army National Guard Units (Title 32)
Location
Bolling AFB, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Automotive
Hours
Full Time
Army National Guard Units (Title 32) 1 vacancy in the following location: * Bolling AFB, DC Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent Opened Friday 3/31/2017 (7 day(s) ago) ** Closes Friday 4/14/2017 (7 day(s) away) ## Job Overview Summary **District of Columbia National Guard** **Vision** The elite military command committed to excellence, and ready to support the District of Columbia and the nation. **Mission** The District of Columbia National Guard is the first military responder in the nation's capital to support and defend the District of Columbia, its citizens and the nation by maintaining ready, trained and equipped military forces. **District of Columbia Army National Guard** **Surface Maintenance Office ** **Electronic Mechanic** **WG-2604-11** **Area of Consideration** **Group II** Current military members of the District of Columbia Army National Guard only. **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 Army 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:** Performs functional tests, analyzes performance and malfunctions, removes, installs, tests, maintains, modifies, performs alignments and troubleshoots the electronic, electrical, mechanical and hydraulic assemblies, modules, and interconnecting cables of a variety of combat and tactical equipment. Repairs or replaces chassis mounted components on Unit Under Test (UUT). Performs Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) operations for fault isolation on LLM electronic modules, circuit cards, and assemblies to component level. Replaces faulty components on UUT printed circuit boards and power distribution systems. Utilizes oscilloscopes, signal generators, digital multi-meters, and other test equipment to locate, diagnose, and repair malfunctions. Troubleshoots and repairs launch pod/container (LP/C), trainer rocket simulator modules, Missiles/Launchers Pod Assembly (M/LPA), trainer missile simulator modules, and various like items. Troubleshoots carrier electrical and power distributions systems as an integrated subsystem of the weapon system or equipment being repaired. Isolates faulty assemblies, cables, wiring harnesses and modules to component level for repair or replacement. Performs field and limited sustainment maintenance to include installation, routine maintenance, repair, and overhaul of fixed and mobile operational communication and electronics systems. Removes and replaces defective electrical, electronic, and mechanical components. Conducts inspections, diagnoses nature and extent of equipment malfunction. Uses various types of test equipment to include systems test sets and stands such as AN/GRM-122s, frequency meters, standing wave indicators, oscillators, ohmmeters, voltmeters, resistance bridges, and signal generators to localize trouble by component unit, by circuit within a component, and by element of a circuit. 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 applicants knowledge of electrical or electronic theory, knowledge of common testing procedures, skill in the use of hand tools of the electronics trade, and skill in reading schematics. **SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: **Must possess at least **Eighteen (18) months'** experience or training in utilizing principles, basic functions and application of theory of electronic systems or equipment. Experience in diagnosing problems and determining needed repairs for malfunctions in electronic equipment or systems. Experience in making mechanical repairs that required the use of precision measuring and calibrating equipment. Experience in using complex test equipment such as deviation meters, complex special test panels, etc. Experience which demonstrates the ability to interpret technical manuals, specifications, and publications. **MINIMUM MILITARY RANK:** E-3/PFC **Maximum Military Rank**: E-6/SSG **COMPATIBLE MILITARY ASSIGNMENTS: 13D, 13M, 13P, 13R, 14E, 14T, 14Z, 15E, 29E, 35T, 91A, 91F, 91G, 91H, 91M, 91P, 91S, 91X, 91Z** **MILITARY REQUIREMENTS:** Applicants applying to this position who exceed the maximum military grade listed on this job announcement MUST submit a statement in writing that they are willing to take an administrative reduction in grade to the advertised military grade on the job announcement for which applying. Applicants who exceed the military grade will NOT be placed into the technician position until they have been administratively reduced to the military grade on the job announcement. Please note that exceeding the maximum rank does not automatically qualify you for consideration. The National Guard's full-time support program requires that all military technicians are members of the National Guard and are appointed to full-time positions which correspond to their military assignments. **Other requirements:** 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. For positions requiring a security clearance (Secret or Top Secret) the applicant must possess or be able to obtain a clearance within one year of appointment. Security Clearance Not Applicable ## 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 receive 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:* $28.37 to $33.15 / Per Hour *Series & Grade:* WG-2604-11/11 *Supervisory Status:* No *Who May Apply:* Current military members of the DC Army National Guard only *Control Number:* 466923400 *Job Announcement Number:* DC17-710