Washington D.C.
Jun 05, 2017
Jun 26, 2017
Full Time

About the Agency

The selectee for this position will serve as a High Voltage Electrician Work Leader in the Public Works Department of NAVAL FAC ENGINEERING CMD WASH.

  • Not Required

  • Yes
  • Relocation incentives as described in 5 USC 5753 may be authorized in accordance with applicable command policy and available command funding.

  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Males must be registered or exempt from Selective Service. www.sss.gov
  • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
  • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
  • May be required to successfully complete a probationary/trial period.
  • See Other Information section for additional requirements.
  • In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities, as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience.

    Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time.

    Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below.

    This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: Ability to lead or supervise performing such duties as: 1) Planning and carrying out the troubleshooting and repair of high voltage generating, controlling, and distribution systems including substations; 2) Installing, maintaining, and repairing electric power generating and distributing equipment; 3) Utilizing prints, schematics and equipment manuals to test, troubleshoot, and repair high voltage electrical equipment.

    Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupations (X-118C). Additional qualification information can be found at: http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/x-118c/tabindx.asp.

    You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

    Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.


    • All qualifications requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement and clearly documented in your resume.
    • Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.
    • Must be able to obtain an interim and/or final (e.g., confidential/secret/top secret, etc.) security clearance prior to entrance on duty AND must be able to maintain the required level of clearance while employed in the subject position. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
    • Selectee will be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment physical examination.
    • Selectee must obtain and maintain a current valid United States driver's license.
    • May be required to work emergency overtime.
    • Must be able to discern colors and contrast.
    • Physical Effort: Must perform moderately heavy lifting, pulling, and carrying of equipment and material weighing up to 40 pounds and up to 50 pounds with assistance. Must be able to bend, stoop, climb, and stand for long periods.
    • Working Conditions: Works indoors and outdoors. Exposed to danger from explosions of equipment and cables in manholes and vaults as well as danger from high voltage electrical shock burns, broken bones, cuts, and bruises. Exposed to heat, noise, extreme weather, and unpleasant odors and wet slippery surfaces when working in manholes. May be subject to electrical burns while working around high voltage electrical lines and strains from awkward work positions. May be exposed to chemicals such as insulation oil from transformers and oil switches. May be required to wear protective devices such as earplugs, safety hats, and nonconductive gloves and footwear.


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