The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join our National Guard team and serve your nation, your States and your community!
KENTUCKY ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT: PERMANENT - EXCEPTED - ENLISTED
SELECTING SUPERVISOR AND DUTY LOCATION: CW2 Alexander Maloney, FMS 3, (502) 607-12435
- TEMPORARY PROMOTION-CAN GO PERMANENT AFTER WORKLOAD DETERMINATION IS COMPLETED BY HRO
AREAS OF CONSIDERATION: AREA ONE - All qualified permanently employed excepted technicians of the Kentucky Army National Guard.
THE KENTUCKY NATIONAL GUARD IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. SELECTION OF THIS POSITION WILL BE MADE WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, AGE, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEX, NON-DISQUALIFYING DISABILITY, POLITICAL AFFILIATION, MARITAL STATUS, MEMBERSHIP OR NON-MEMBERSHIP IN AN EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION OR ANY OTHER NON MERIT FACTOR.
INTRODUCTION: The purpose of this position is to serve as a inspector of surface maintenance equipment to ensure that physical and operating characteristics are within acceptable standards and specifications.
You must maintain membership in the National Guard for continued employment
Wear of the military uniform is a requirement of this position
You must obtain/maintain a compatible military position DUTIES:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The purpose of this position is to serve as a inspector of surface maintenance equipment to ensure that physical and operating characteristics are within acceptable standards and specifications. Inspects a large variety of heavy-duty mobile equipment (i.e., combat, tactical, etc.) and automotive vehicles (i.e., attack tanks, large cranes, tank retrievers, fire trucks, bridge transporters, armored vehicle launched bridges, bulldozers, road graders, crawler tractors, power shovels, self propelled earth compacting equipment, self propelled artillery, etc.). Inspects complex, interrelated mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic and electrical systems, equipment and their components while in operation or in a standby condition. Inspects equipment to determine repairs needed. Serves as inspector on Command Maintenance Evaluation Teams (COMET) and/or as a member of Maintenance Assistance and Instruction Teams (MAIT). Incumbent may be required to prepare for and support the mission through the accomplishment of duties pertaining to military training, military readiness, force protection and other mission related assignments including, but not limited to, training of traditional Guard members, CWDE/NBC training, exercise participation (ORE/ORI/UCI/MEI/OCI/IG, etc.), mobility exercise participation, FSTA/ATSO exercise participation, SABC training, LOAC training, weapons qualification training, participation in military formations, and medical mobility processing within the guidelines of NGB/ARNG/ANG/State/TAG rules, regulations and laws. Performs other duties as assigned. (A more comprehensive detailed description of the position may be found in Position Description D1285000 in the employing unit or in the Human Resources Office.)
MINIMUM GRADE: E6/SSG MAXIMUM GRADE: E8/MSG
THIS MUST BE INCLUDED SOMEWHERE ON YOUR RESUME'
MILITARY COMPATIBILITY REQUIREMENTS : Selected candidate is required to be assigned to a compatible military unit and MOS/AFSC in accordance with TPR 303 . ECMF: 12, 13, 14, 19, 25, 88, 91, 92, 94
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS : COMPLETE DATES MUST BE USED FOR YOUR EXPERIENCE. EXAMPLE 2 JAN 1980 TO 3 MARCH 1981 OR JAN 1980 TO MARCH 1981. USE OF YEAR ONLY WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION. EACH APPLICANT MUST FULLY SUBSTANTIATE -IN THEIR OWN WORDS -THAT THEY MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE LISTED BELOW; OTHERWISE, THE APPLICANT WILL BE CONSIDERED UNQUALIFIED FOR THIS POSITION. DO NOT COPY FROM THE VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT OR THE POSITION DESCRIPTION. ALSO, MAKE SURE YOUR NAME IS ON EVERY DOCUMENT SUBMITTED; OTHERWISE IT WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS : 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 : Must have 18 months specialized e xperience 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.
COMPETENCIES - Competencies are self assessment tools to help you determine how qualified you feel you are for the job. These are factors that are essential to successful performance in this position and should be reflected in your resume.
a. Ability to inspect the full range of equipment at remote worksites in support of field organizations.
b. Ability to apply a wide variety of complex inspection techniques to examine a variety of equipment.
c. Ability to inspect complex, interrelated mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic and electrical systems.
d. Ability to operate a large variety of test equipment.
e. Ability to use specially designed testing methods and test equipment.
f. Ability to interpret technical manuals, illustrations, specifications, diagrams, and schematics to make repairs and modifications.
OTHER CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT FOR THIS POSITION : SELECTEE WILL BE REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE DIRECT DEPOSIT/ELECTRONIC FUND TRANSFER PROGRAM. THIS POSITION REQUIRES A PRE-EMPLOYMENT PHYSICAL.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Once the application process is complete, a review of your application will be made to ensure you meet all necessary job requirements. To determine if your are qualified for this job, a review of your resume' and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the occupational questionnaire. The rating you receive is based on your responses to the questionnaire and supporting documents. If, after reviewing your resume' and or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications and or experience, your rating can and will be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating. BENEFITS:
The Federal Government
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Information and Services for New Employees.
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1. If you are a male applicant who was
born after 12/31/59 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.
2. Please do not send/fax/courier/email
any applications or resumes to the National Guard Human Resource Office,
you must apply on-line or fax your application to the fax number listed on this
announcement with the prescribed Cover Letter. The Human Resource
Office can only process materials received through USA Jobs.
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