SURFACE MAINTENANCE MECHANIC INSPECTOR

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Laurel, Maryland
Posted
Jan 13, 2022
Closes
Jan 21, 2022
Hours
Full Time
Duties

(2) Inspects complex, interrelated mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic,
electronic and electrical systems, equipment and their components while in
operation or in a standby condition. Inspects and performs tests to
braking, steering, and differential systems, which are mechanically
integrated with the transmission; to large engines, which directly power
multiple hydraulic and pneumatic systems; to intricate fuel injection
systems; to turret stabilization systems; and to other systems combined in
a single, complex mechanical assembly. Uses specially designed testing
methods and test equipment such as computerized test sets, precision
gauges, electronic sensors, injector test stands, engine scopes, etc., to
assure that tolerance and safety factors have been met.
(3) Inspects equipment to determine repairs needed. Utilizes established
Maintenance Expenditure Limits (MEL) to evaluate economic feasibility of
repair(s). Considers a variety of factors such as cost and availability of
parts, man-hours, and impact of time constraints on the mission to assess
whether repair is economical. Recommends to a higher echelon to condemn
equipment when the repair costs exceed the established MEL. Prepares lists
of needed repairs, parts, and man-hours authorized. Performs in-process
inspections to assure that equipment is being repaired in accordance with
pertinent requirements. Performs final inspection, certifying that
equipment is in satisfactory operating condition, or rejects the work and
returns the equipment to the repair shop with specific reports prescribing
additional repairs.
(4) May Serve as inspector on Command Maintenance Evaluation Teams (COMET)
and/or as a member of Maintenance Assistance and Instruction Teams (MAIT).
(5) Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements

Conditions of Employment


NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED. If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a National Guard recruiter prior to applying for this position. This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the employing state's National Guard, required prior to the effective date of placement. 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. Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service. Federal employment suitability as determined by a background investigation. May be required to successfully complete a probationary period. Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.

1. Must be able to obtain and maintain
the appropriate security clearance of the position.
2. This position is covered by the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Amendment
(30 Sep 96) of the Gun Control Act(Lautenberg Amendment) of 1968. An
individual convicted of a qualifying crime of domestic violence may not perform the duties of this position.
3. Ability to establish effective professional working relationships with
coworkers and customers, contributing to a cooperative working environment
and successful accomplishment of the mission.
4. May occasionally be required to work other than normal duty hours;
overtime may be required.
5. The duties and responsibilities of your job may significantly impact the
environment. You are responsible to maintain awareness of your environmental
responsibilities as dictated by legal and regulatory requirements, your organization, and its changing mission.

Qualifications

Military Grades: Enlisted E8 and below

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 : 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.

Quality of Experience - Length of time is not of itself qualifying. Candidates' experience should be evaluated on the basis of duties performed rather than strictly on the rank of the individual; however, established compatibility criteria/assignments must be followed. The applicant's record of experience and/or training must show possession of the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to fully perform the duties of the position.

Education

You must provide transcripts or other documentation to support your Educational claims. To receive credit for Education, you must provide documentation of proof that you meet the Education requirements for this position.

Additional information

If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/1959 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency ( https://www.sss.gov/RegVer/wfRegistration.aspx ).

If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application .