Surface Maintenance Mechanic

Employer
Army National Guard Units (Title 32)
Location
Dundalk, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Army National Guard Units (Title 32) Few vacancies in the following locations: * Dundalk, MD * Edgewood, MD * Hagerstown, MD * Laurel, MD * Salisbury, MD Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent Opened Tuesday 3/28/2017 (10 day(s) ago) ** Closes Tuesday 4/11/2017 (4 day(s) away) ## Job Overview Summary The Maryland National Guard has a proud 370 year-old tradition of serving the nation and the state during times of war and natural disasters. Since 9/11 we have deployed more than 4,600 soldiers and airmen to more than 30 countries in support of the Global War on Terror. Our organization consists of more than 7,000 dedicated citizen-soldiers and airmen committed to a common goal of serving the community. Duties Troubleshoots, performs maintenance and major repairs on heavy-duty mobile equipment, combat, tactical and automotive vehicles. Troubleshoots equipment and diagnoses the cause of mechanical failures by means of visual and auditory checks and/or uses test equipment such as engine analyzers, compression testers, voltmeters, ohmmeters, pressure gauges and computer diagnostic tools. Removes and disassembles engines and major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, and fuel hydraulic and oil pressure systems. Independently performs repairs and maintenance functions in remote locations that can be accomplished by removing, cleaning, reinstalling, or replacing defective parts of components and systems such as injectors, leaking wheel cylinders, corroded mufflers, fuel tanks, brake cylinders and worn brake shoes, voltage regulators, generators, injector pumps and fuel pumps. Conducts readiness and repair inspections on vehicles and associated equipment supported by the activity. May maintain and repair electronics communication equipment by removing and replacing components and elements. Assists in the maintenance of production reports and records and makes recommendations to the supervisor. Performs other duties as assigned. Travel Required * Not Required Relocation Authorized * No ## Job Requirements Key Requirements * Dual status excepted service National Guard technician position * Type of employment: Enlisted E-8 or below * MOS: 12, 13, 14, 19, 25, 88, 91, 92, 94 * Wear of the military uniform is a condition of employment Qualifications General Experience: Experience or training which demonstrates knowledge of equipment to be able to do routine jobs, simple preventative maintenance tasks, and is able to use common tools and equipment in the line of work. Specialized Experience WG-05: Experience or training using common hand tools in making repetitive repairs under close supervision. Experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the simpler and routine duties of the trade. Specialized Experience WG-08: Experience or training using common hand and power tools and a small variety of test and measurement devices to make mechanical repairs. Experience removing, adjusting, replacing, cleaning, and installing a variety of parts, components, and accessories. Experience which demonstrates a basic understanding of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic theory applying to vehicles; and skill to replace, fit, install, and make adjustments. Experience demonstrating an understanding of the makeup and operation of the various individual systems maintained and their interrelationships. Experience reading and interpreting parts lists, manufactures? repair manuals, diagrams, and electrical schematics. Specialized Experience WG-10: Experience or training diagnosing, repairing, overhauling, and modifying more complex vehicles, equipment, and more complicated systems. Experience which has provided a thorough knowledge of diagnostic equipment. Experience applying independent judgment in determining methods and techniques required to solve unusually complex maintenance and repair problems. Experienced in testing, inspecting, and evaluating the work performed on vehicles, equipment and systems. Substitution of Education for Specialized Experience: N/A Other Requirements: A pre-employment physical or medical screening may be required for placement to this position Selectee will be required to participate in Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer (DD/EFT) program as a condition of employment. Security Clearence Requirement: Employment is subject to attaining and maintaining a security clearance as required by the position Failure to complete prescribed courses for new personnel within the first year of employment may be cause for reassignment or termination. Note: Permanent Change of Station (PCS) allowance is not authorized for this position based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government's interest. Enlisted Cash Bonus: Acceptance of a technician position may affect any bonus and/or educational assistance that may be applicable. Security Clearance Secret ## Additional Information What To Expect Next Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgment email that your submission was successful. After the announcement closes, a review of your complete application is made and, if found qualified, you will be referred to the hiring official for an interview per the mdNG merit placement plan. If further evaluation or interviews are required you will be contacted. After all interviews are conducted applicants will receive notification that they were or were not selected. OSHA Physical (for specified occupation series): Selectee(s) will be required to satisfactorily complete an OSHA physical examination prior to being assigned to some positions. Upon notification of selection, contact information will be forwarded to the selectee(s) requiring an OSHA physical because of the occupation series involved. Selectee? will be notified of a Start date upon successful completion of the OSHA physical. Selected Reserve Incentive Programs: Acceptance of a Permanent or Indefinite Excepted Service Position will cause termination from Selected Reserve Incentive Program (SLRP) Military Bonus. Please contact the Education office regarding details that may affect your SRIP incentives (ARMY: NGR 600-7, AIR: ANGI 36-2607) BENEFITS The following Web addresses are provided for your reference to explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees. Main New Employee OPM Website - Flexible Spending Accounts - For additional information visit: https://www.fsafeds.com/fsafeds/index.asp Health Insurance - The Federal Employees Health Benefits 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 - For additional information visit: Long Term Care Insurance - For additional information visit: Retirement Program - Almost all new employees are automatically covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). For additional information visit: FEDVIP - Technician dental and vision insurance plans are explained and enrollment is available here: https://www.benefeds.com/Portal/FwdLogin.do TSP - The Thrift Savings Program website contains bulletins and enrollment information: www.tsp.gov ABC-C - The Army Benefits Center-Civilian is where all technicians go to be informed about and manage their benefits. Within ABC-C is the EBIS system where enrollment occurs: https://www.abc.army.mil/ Other Information You can view other MDNG vacancies at . To read guidance on applying for federal positions go to the bottom of the table and view the various links. Read very carefully regarding the processes you will be expected to complete in order to have a successful submission of your application/resume *Salary Range:* $19.03 to $31.51 / Per Hour *Series & Grade:* WG-5801-05/10 *Promotion Potential:* 10 *Supervisory Status:* No *Who May Apply:* Current members of the Maryland National Guard, current military members and prior service members eligible to join *Control Number:* 466687600 *Job Announcement Number:* MDNG #17-047