Department of the Air Force - Tinker AFB, OK

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Tinker Air Force Base plays a key role in managing and maintaining the sophisticated weapon systems that keep America's air defenses strong. A highly skilled workforce of more than 24,000 civilians and military personnel work together to complete the Air Force mission. Whatever your background or expertise, you will find rewarding career opportunities at Tinker.

WHO MAY APPLY: Click here for more information. You MUST have the identified eligibility in order to be considered. **Air Force is not responsible for erroneous eligibilities you list or fail to list**

Air Force Employee - Current Permanent Competitive Service Career/Career-Conditional Employees and Current Permanent AF DCIPS Employees with Reinstatement Rights to the Competitive Service
  • You must be a United States citizen.
  • Travel and Relocation Expenses will not be paid.

DUTIES: Back to top MAJOR JOB DUTIES: · Performs a complete range of receiving assignments and independently applies the methods and procedures of warehouse plans and material handling techniques in storing, receiving storage, issuing and preservation.
· Issues and ships items based on priority, type of material, mode of transportation, destination and type of transaction to meet schedules and deadlines.
· Verifies quantities received with receiving reports, consolidates assignments such as placing, arranging, rotating, marking and tagging of items on pallets and in bin, bulk or other storage locations and takes appropriate actions.
· Uploads incoming shipments, scans bar codes, or keys receipt information into automated record system. Lays out storage space, operates automated material handling and identification equipment to include mobile stock selector and electromechanical automated equipment and transport materials to storage area.
· Handles hazardous materials and chemicals and complies safety, environmental and security requirements.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Back to top SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: At least six (6) months of specialized experience at the next lower grade or equivalent. Specialized experience must include performing duties in receiving, storing, and assembling hazardous chemicals and materials for issue, shipment, and distribution, a wide variety of bin and bulk supplies, materials, equipment, and commodities using mechanized, automated, and manual material moving equipment, devices, and systems.

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Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:

1. Ability to receive, unload and store items, checking against receiving documents to assure proper quantity as well as using manual or mechanized equipment to move, stack, bin, and position materials and equipment.

2. Knowledge of accepted warehousing methods, procedures, and material handling techniques; and of warehousing functions such as material receiving, storage, issuing, and preservation.

3. Knowledge of warehouse configurations, storage requirements for particular commodities, and storage documentation requirements; and of inventory procedures.

4. Ability to organize, arranges, and removes stock in storage areas in accordance with established procedures to prevent damage, deterioration, and loss. Most work requires the incidental or regular use of fork lifts, dollies, and motor vehicles.

5. Knowledge of regulations, procedures, and policies related to records maintenance and documentation including the use of tools and other equipment in a safe manner in complying with established safety rules and regulations.

6. Skill in the use of automated material processing equipment and systems such as computer terminals, optical readers, bar code wands, scanners, etc. to enter and extract data.

7. Ability to log or annotate receipt, storage, disposal and issue data on appropriate forms, to prepare inventory and production reports; and to screen shipping and receiving documents for discrepancies.


Physical Demands: Works on hard surfaces and in work areas that require standing, stooping, bending, and working in tiring and uncomfortable positions. Employee may lift and carry weight up to 40 pounds and may handle heavier items with weight lifting equipment or with assistance from other workers.

Working Environment: Work is done inside and outside in areas that may be hot, damp, cold, drafty, or poorly lighted area. Employee may have the possibility of cuts, scrapes, bruises, and falls from ladders, falling material, or injury from equipment. Exposure to dust, dirt, grease, solvents and high noises areas while working in a mechanized work area or radiation, toxins, explosives, hazards, or chemical fumes while working in a hazardous materials area. Employee may be required to wear protective clothing such as hard hats, steel toed shoes, rubber gloves, masks and rubber aprons.

Other significant facts pertaining to this position are: Employee may be required to work other than normal duty hours, which may include evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.


You will be rated based on the extent to which your experience on your resume meets the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required for the position and rated as shown below.

Best Qualified : Candidates in this group possess exceptional skills and experience to exceed well above the minimum requirements for the position.

Highly Qualified : Candidates in this group possess good skills and experience above the minimum specialized experience requirements for the position.

Basically Qualified : Candidates in this group meet the minimum specialized experience requirements for the position.

To determine if you are qualified for this position, your resume will be reviewed and compared to your responses to the assessment questionnaire. Applicants, who disqualify themselves, will not be evaluated further.

BENEFITS: Back to top The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. This link provides an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees:

OTHER INFORMATION: Other Information regarding Citizenship, Priority Placement Registrants, Retired Civil Employees, Credit for Unpaid or Volunteer Experience, Veteran's Preference, Military Spouse Preference and Certain Military Spouse Eligibility (EO 13473), etc is available on our website at

HOW TO APPLY: Back to top Your latest resume will be used to determine your qualifications.

To determine if you are qualified for this position, your resume will be reviewed and compared to your responses to the assessment questionnaire. Applicants, who disqualify themselves, will not be evaluated further.

To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:

1. Your Résumé
2. A complete Occupational Questionnaire
3. Additional Required Documents (see Required Documents section below)

The complete Application Package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Thursday, June 27, 2013

To begin the process, click the Apply Online button to create an account or log in to your existing USAJOBS account. Follow the prompts to complete the occupational questionnaire. Please ensure you click the Submit My Answers button at the end of the process.

To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload, click here for the required cover page. This Vacancy ID is 912180. Fax your documents to 1-478-757-3144 .

If you cannot apply online:

1. Click the following link to view and print the questionnaire View Occupational Questionnaire

2. OPM Form 1203-FX must be provided to show your responses to the occupational questionnaire. Click here for the OPM Form 1203-FX.
3. Fax all required documents to 1-478-757-3144 . Your OPM Form 1203-FX will be the cover page for your fax transmission.

PLEASE NOTE: The numbering on the OPM Form 1203-FX will not match the Occupational Questionnaire. Section 25 of the Occupational Questionnaire restarts with number one, so when entering your responses please continue regardless of number sequence. This issue has been identified and will be resolved as soon as possible. Applicants are responsible for ensuring their responses are transferred accurately.

It is the applicant's responsibility to verify that information entered, uploaded, or faxed (i.e., resume) is received, accurate and submitted by the closing date. You may verify your documents have been process by clicking here . Uploaded documents may take up to one hour to clear the virus scan. Faxed documents take 2-3 business days to process.

Human Resources WILL NOT modify or change any answers submitted by an applicant.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS: The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement. · Online Application (Questionnaire)
· Resume - If you submit a resume with inappropriate material e.g. photos, you will not be considered for this vacancy. Your

resume may be submitted in any format. For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours worked per week and

the dates of employment (i.e., HRS per week and month/year to month/year or month/year to present). Resumes that do not

contain this information will be marked as insufficient and applicants may not receive consideration for this position.

If selected, you will be required to submit the following documents to substantiate your eligibility and/or qualifications. A list of required documents for all eligibilities may be located here :
· Eligibility Documentation, SF50, DD214, Proof of Disability, Certification of Job Readiness, etc.
· Transcripts, if qualifying based on education or positive education series

If you are faxing any documents, click here for the official cover sheet to print. The fax number is 478-757-3144

Ensure all submitted documents contain your full name, address, phone number and last four digits of your social security number.

AGENCY CONTACT INFO: Tinker-Maint Contact
Phone: (405)739-2660
Agency Information:
Tinker Air Force Base
3001 Staff Drive
Tinker AFB, OK

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