Hill Air Force Base provides worldwide engineering and logistics management for the F-16 Fighting Falcon, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and the Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile, and performs depot maintenance of the F-16, A-10, and C-130 Hercules aircraft. The base is located between Ogden and Salt Lake City. The area is known for year round activities, including skiing, hiking, boating, extreme sports, fishing and hunting, with four distinct seasons, low humidity and moderate snow fall in the valley.
THIS IS A 90 DAY STANDING REGISTER
90 Day Register: This announcement will result in a 90 day register (list of eligible candidates) that may be used to fill like vacancies for 90 days after the closing date. Applicants may be referred for consideration as vacancies occur.
This position is located in the 309
Maintenance Wing (MXW); however, this announcement may be used to fill other positions at Hill Air Force Base.
THIS POSITION HAS BEEN DESIGNATED FOR DRUG TESTING.
IF YOU ARE SELECTED FOR THIS POSITION YOU MAY BE SUBJECT TO URINALYSIS TESTING PRIOR TO APPOINTMENT AND YOU WILL BE SUBJECT TO RANDOM URINALYSIS TESTING AS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT.
HOURLY SALARY IS $24.36 - $28.42
WHO MAY APPLY:
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)
FOR THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT THESE DOCUMENTS ARE REQUIRED AND MUST BE RECEIVED PRIOR TO THE CLOSING DATE OF THE ANNOUNCEMENT (BY 11:59PM EASTERN TIME):
1. Résumé, for each block of work experience you must include mo/year (starting/ending dates), salary, hours per week, job title, supervisors name/phone number (may we contact statement).
2. Responses to the on-line Occupational Questionnaire.
- U.S. Citizenship Required
- Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid
- Position requires a Physical Examination
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As a Welder, WG-3703-11, you will perform the unusual, prototype and experimental welding for the Industrial Services Division in the modification of industrial plant equipment, jigs and fixtures.
You will also:
-Perform the initial unusual type fabrication of one-time items or prototype projects.
-Fabricate parts for which duplicates are not available.
-Weld a wide range of metals, and alloys requiring the use of 50-60 different types of welding rods.
-Weld a wide range of metals and alloys used in the initial fabrication of specialized equipment where item finish, penetration, tolerance and/or strength of completed welds are critical in view of an items end use.
-Perform hand and machine cutting and may perform plasma cutting.
-Utilize safety practices, established rules, regulations and procedures.
-Use and maintain tools.
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To qualify for this position a specific length of training and experience is not required, but you must show evidence of training or experience of sufficient scope and quality of your ability to do the work of this position. Evidence of experience, which demonstrates you possess the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the duties of this position, must be supported by detailed descriptions of your experience on your on-line resume.
SCREEN OUT ELEMENT:
Your qualifications will first be evaluated against the prescribed screen out element. To meet basic eligibility you must receive at least 2 points on the Screen Out Element indicated below and must have an average of 2 points on all elements listed. Your application will be further evaluated to determine if you meet best qualified cut-off for referral to the selecting official. Only experience obtained by the closing date of this announcement will be considered.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
APPROVED JOB ELEMENTS:
Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skill and ability in the following job element areas as reported on your résumé:
1. MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING ABILITY TO BE RATED ELIGIBLE FOR THE POSITION (SCREENOUT ELEMENT).
ABILITY TO DO THE WORK OF THE POSITION WITHOUT MORE THAN NORMAL SUPERVISION
2. TECHNICAL PRACTICES (THEORETICAL, PRECISE, ARTISTIC).
3. USE OF MEASURING INSTRUMENTS.
4. ABILITY TO INTERPRET INSTRUCTIONS, SPECIFICATIONS, ETC. (INCLUDES BLUEPRINT READING).
5. ABILTY TO USE AND MAINTAIN TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT.
6. KNOWLEDGE OF METALS.
7. DEXTERITY AND SAFETY.
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE
Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid work on the same basis as for paid experience. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. To receive credit for such experience you must indicate clearly the nature of the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the number of hours per week spent in such employment.
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This link provides an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees.
INCUMBENT MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN A SECRET LEVEL SECURITY CLEARANCE AS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT.
1. Recall to duty may be a requirement of this position.
2. The work may require the employee to drive a motor vehicle.
An appropriate, valid drivers license may be required for the position.
3. The employee may be required to maintain current certification to perform various types of welding work.
Welding proficiency is verified by destructive and nondestructive testing of welds.
Employee must stand, stoop, bend, kneel, climb, crawl, stretch, and work in awkward and cramped positions when welding in hard-to-reach or confined spaces.
Frequently handles object weighing 25 pounds and over with assistance.
Employee works both inside and outside, sometimes in bad weather and in areas that are noisy, dirty, greasy, and smoky.
Is exposed to fumes, heat, flying sparks, the glare of torches, ultraviolet radiation, and heated materials.
There is the possibility of eye injury, electrical shock, broken bones, b urns and the chance of cuts when working with sharp objects.
There may be discomfort when wearing protective clothing, safety shoes, gloves, flash shield for eye goggles, and other equipment as required.
If you are deaf or Hard of Hearing and need assistance via TDD/TTY, please contact Andrea Rathbun at (801) 586-1819.
Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service (see
To determine if you are qualified for this position, your resume will be reviewed and compared to your responses to the assessment questionnaire. Please follow all instructions carefully.
Errors or omissions may affect your eligibility, qualifications, and/or rating.
HOW TO APPLY:
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The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement:
*Online Application (Questionnaire)
- If you submit a resume with inappropriate material e.g. photos, you will not be considered for this vacancy. 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.
To begin the process, click the
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 documents you are unable to upload, complete this cover page
using the following Vacancy ID
. Fax your documents to
If you cannot apply online:
1. Click the following link to view and print the occupational questionnaire
View Occupational Questionnaire
2. Print this 1203FX form to provide your response to the occupational questionnaire
3. Fax the completed 1203FX form along with any supporting documents to
. Your 1203FX will serve as a cover page for your fax transmission.
In Section 25 of the Occupational Questionnaire, you
that the numbering restarts with number one. When entering your responses on the 1203-FX form please continue to enter your responses on the next available number within this section. The numbers on the 1203-FX will not match the Occupational Questionnaire once it restarts with number one. This issue has been identified and will be resolved as soon as possible.
If selected, you will be required to submit the following documents to substantiate your eligibility and/or qualifications within 2 business days. A list of required documents for each eligibility may be located
Eligibility Documentation, SF50, DD214, Proof of Disability, Certification of Job Readiness, etc.
- Eligibility for appointment under this authority consists of two parts. Click
for more information
Any questions concerning this announcement may be addressed to HILL INQUIRY LINE (801)775-6756. The subject line of your email must indicate the announcement number only (i.e., 8L-Hill-884525-874844-CMD). Email inquiries are to address specific questions concerning this announcement.
General inquiries unrelated to a specific announcement will not receive a response
. Responses to inquiries will generally be returned within 2 business days.
COMPLETE APPLICATIONS, INCLUDING ALL ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTATION, MUST BE RECEIVED BY 11:59PM EASTERN TIME ON THE CLOSING DATE OF THE ANNOUNCEMENT,
Tuesday, May 07, 2013.
· Transcripts, if qualifying based on education or positive education series
Individuals with Disabilities
AGENCY CONTACT INFO:
HILL INQUIRY LINE
6063 ELM AVE
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