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:
for more information. You MUST have one or more identified eligibilities in order to be considered. **Air Force is not responsible for erroneous eligibilities you list or fail to list**
Air Force Employee - Must be Current, Permanent, Competitive Service, Career/Career-Conditional Employees
DoD Transfer (Army, Navy, DFAS, etc.) - Must be Current, Permanent, Competitive Service, Career/Career-Conditional Employees
You must be a United States citizen.
Travel and Relocation Expenses will not be paid.
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MAJOR JOB DUTIES:
The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a technical and administrative supervisor over subordinate workers in accomplishing trades and labor work to accomplish the repositioning and moving of various types of aircraft located in rework hangars and other various airframes and off load/load flight safety equipment (-21), store and deliver LOX/GOX at this installation on days and swings.
Regularly plans work in accordance with guidance set by higher level supervisors.
Assign work to individuals and provides technical direction and/or help in accomplishing difficult work steps.
Manages the aircraft maintenance production effort and is accountable for optimum utilization of resources in support and attainment of organizational and mission goals.
THE HOURLY RATE FOR THIS POSITION IS: $ 27.11 - $31.62.
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At least 26 weeks of specialized experience at the next lower grade (WG-08) or equivalent. Specialized experience must include
(1)Accomplish the repositioning and moving of various types of PDM aircraft in rework hangers and other various airframes and offload/load flight safety equipment, store and deliver at the installation; (2)Operates specialized heavy-duty tow tractors where maneuverability is restricted and accuracy is critical. Inventories Life Support equipment (-21) upon arrival and departure of PDM aircraft. Stores and transports gaseous and liquid oxygen for servicing PDM aircraft; (3)Operates diesel/gas/electric powered for lift trucks capable of lifting loads weighing less than 10,000 pounds. Works with Hazardous Materials and /or generates hazardous waste.
For FWS positions, please refer to the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) website at
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of a wide range of principles, processes, and techniques of trade(s) and/or craft(s) supervised and personnel management policies, practices, and procedures, including sexual harassment and Equal Employment Opportunity/Equal Employment Treatment.
Knowledge of safety regulations, practices, and procedures.
Knowledge of production acceptance certification (PAC) program.
Knowledge of the use and maintenance of hand and power tools, equipment, and precision measuring and/or test equipment common to trades supervised.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, sketches, and technical specifications.
Ability to plan and organize work assignments to include determining resources required to accomplish mission.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Physical effort is light to moderate.
Exerts additional effort in operating the tractor and manipulating equipment controls compensate for difficult terrain.
Subject to prolonged standing, walking, climbing or uneven surfaces rough or slippery surfaces.
Work requires reaching, turning, or moving hands, arms, feet, and legs. Associated duties require stooping bending, and climbing.
Lifts and carries objects weighing up to 44 pounds and occasionally moves heavier object with assistance.
Motor vehicles operators at this level require use of hands, legs, feet, hands/arms and eyes.
Operators reach, bend, turn, or move hands, arms, feet, and legs with loading/off-loading flight equipment.
Moderate physical efforts may be required in making couplings between the vehicle and towed equipment because safety chains, tow bars, and pental hooks must be lifted and properly secured.
Working primarily outside and operates vehicles in natural extremes of hot and cold weather conditions and high noise levels (85 decibels).
May be exposed to JP-8 jet fuel, chemical dust and sprays, dust, dirt, grease, and/or fumes and to the possibility of cuts, bruises, and broken bones as a result of accidents when loading and unloading equipment.
Follows prescribed safety practices and uses safety equipment to avoid injury and possible hazards in the work are.
Works on steep slopes and in rough terrain, and may be subject to injury from falls or overturned tractors and equipment.
OTHER SIGNIFICANT FACTORS:
1. Establish and promotes a continuing security program and is constantly alert for any irregular security practices, taking immediate corrective action as needed.
2. Gives technical and management support to all emergency work order requirements, such as compression of production schedules, priority aircraft and dispatching maintenance team members in support of the BWP.
3. May be required, at the convenience of the government, to perform temporary duty to contractor facilities and other Air Force installations for special projects, conferences or training by military or commercial air transportations and to utilize government furnished quarters and messes when available.
4. May be required to travel IAW JTR.
5. Must be qualified and capable of supervising all skills while on TDY.
6. The work may require the employee to drive a motor vehicle.
An appropriate valid drivers license may be required for the position.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
BASIS OF RATING
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.
Candidates in this category possess exceptional skills and experience to exceed well above the minimum requirements for the position.
Candidates in this category possess good skills and experience above the minimum specialized experience requirements for the position.
Candidates in this category 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.
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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 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:
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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
be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Thursday, January 10, 2013
To begin the process, click the
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To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload, click
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If you cannot apply online:
1. Click the following link to view and print the questionnaire
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2. OPM Form 1203-FX must be provided to show your responses to the occupational questionnaire. Click
for the OPM Form 1203-FX.
3. Fax all required documents to
. Your OPM Form 1203-FX will be the cover page for your fax transmission.
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The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement.
resume may be submitted in any format. For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours worked per week and
- If you submit a resume with inappropriate material e.g. photos, you will not be considered for this vacancy. Your
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
SF50, DD214, Proof of Disability, Certification of Job Readiness, etc.
if qualifying based on education or positive education series
If you are faxing any documents, click
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 Air Force Base
3001 Staff Drive
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