Department: Civilian Personnel
Agency: Air Force Materiel Command
Job Announcement Number: AFMC-838074-820574-9X-JGS
SALARY RANGE: $70062 to $108307/Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Friday, February 08, 2013 to Thursday, February 21, 2013
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0801-12/12
POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time
DUTY LOCATIONS: Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: CURRENT AIR FORCE EMPLOYEES ONLY
AGENCY MARKETING STATEMENT:
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is one of the largest, most diverse and complex installations in the Air Force, encompassing approximately 11,000 civilian positions. Whether your career is in maintenance, cutting-edge research & development, or somewhere in between, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base may have the job for you.
WHO MAY APPLY: Click here for more information. You MUST have one or more identified eligibilities in order to be considered. **Wright Patterson Air Force Base is not responsible for erroneous eligibilities you list or fail to list**
Air Force Employee (Current, Permanent, Competitive Service, Career/Conditional Employee)
This announcement will result in a 90-day register which may be used to fill vacancies for 90 days after the closing date of this announcement. Referrals may be made as vacancies occur.
Position Summary: The primary purpose of this position is: To serve as a systems integration engineer in support of the engineering definition, development, integration, and verification of an aeronautical weapon system and related subsystem.
Position Location: USAF, AFMC, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC), Fighters and Bombers Directorate (WW), F-16 Division (WWM) , Engineering Branch (WWME), Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.
KEY REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizenship required
Recruitment and/or relocation incentives may or may not be used
While assisting senior engineers, the incumbent works independently to analyze problems, interpret and establish research and advanced development plans and objectives to demonstrate feasibility in the area of integration engineering. Reviews technical literature and coordinates with other government agencies to take advantage of existing knowledge.
Monitors acquisition activities. Performs analytical work preliminary to support the establishment of systems engineering policy and instruction for weapons systems programs.
Provides advice within assigned area of higher echelons, other government agencies and industrial concerns.
Attends meetings of interagency groups concerned with development planning within area assigned, serving as organization representative to state the organizations position, encourage cooperation, and justify recommendations made.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: At least one (1) year of specialized experience at the next lower grade GS-11 or equivalent. Specialized experience must include experience in systems integration engineering in the area of development, acquisition, and sustainment of aeronautical weapon systems and subsystems.
To view qualifying education requirements and/or combination of education and specialized experience click on the following link:
Click on the following link to view occupational requirements for this position:
TIME-IN-GRADE (TIG) Restrictions for GS Positions: Applicants must have served at least 52 weeks at the GS-11 or higher grade within the Federal Civil Service (or equivalent in an alternate pay system) to be considered for (referral). The purpose of TIG restrictions is to prevent excessively rapid promotions in competitive service GS positions and to protect competitive principles.
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE : Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
NOTE REGARDING BASIS OF RATING: Once the application process is complete, candidates qualifications will be determined based on an evaluation of their experience, education, training and answers to job specific questions.
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Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service. For additional information, click here .
EEO Statement: THE DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Selection will be made without regard to non-merit factors such as race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, age, politics, disability, or sexual orientation, which do not relate to successful performance of the duties of the position except where specifically authorized by law.
This agency provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the agency. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.
HOW TO APPLY:
To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:
1. Your resume
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, February 21, 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 838074. Fax your documents to 1-478-757-3144.
If you cannot apply online:
1. Click the following link to view and print the occupational questionnaire View Occupational Questionnaire .
2. OPM Form 1203FX must be provided to show your responses to the occupational questionnaire. Click here for the OPM Form 1203-FX., and
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.
The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement :
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- Online Application (Questionnaire)
- Resume (Must include beginning/ending month & year for each employment period)
- Transcripts , for positive education requirement and/or if qualifying based on education
- Verification of eligibility (Supporting documentation)
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.
WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT: Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgement email. After a review of your complete application is made, you will be notified of your rating and/or referral to the hiring official.
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