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.



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 - 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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The primary purpose of this position is to install, repair, troubleshoot, and test electrical lines, circuits, systems, fixtures, panels, switches, breakers, and controls for industrial and technical equipment in 76 MXSS.

Troubleshoot problem areas and inspect for defective equipment and faulty wiring.

Use and maintain various types of hand and power tools, such as screwdrivers, pliers, wire cutters, solding irons, cable pullers, hydraulic benders, and pipe threading machines to accomplish work.

Utilize safety practices and procedures following established safety rules and regulations.

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At least one (1) year of specialized experience at the next lower grade (


or equivalent. Specialized experience must include

installing, repairing, troubleshooting, and modifying power distribution systems. Planning the layout and working details of assigned jobs from blueprints, sketches, or general instructions. Troubleshooting problem areas and inspecting defective equipment and faulty wiring. Using and maintaining various types of power tools.

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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:

Knowledge of electrical and electronic theory and instruments used in shop and trade practices, and of electrical equipment.

Knowledge of technical practices in order to plan, lay out, install, modify, troubleshoot, and repair a variety of complex systems.

Ability to troubleshoot and repair malfunctions and trace hard-to-locate defects or problems.

Ability to use electrical drawings, blueprints, engineering drawings, and wiring diagrams to install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain electrical systems.

Skill in using and maintaining hand tools such as, screwdrivers, pliers, wire cutters, stripers, cable pullers, drills, soldering irons, and manual or power conduit benders and threaders.

Knowledge of safety regulations, practices, and procedures.



Physical Demands:
Position requires constant walking, crawling, bending and stooping (not to exceed two hours); dexterity in use of hands and fingers, lifting objects up to 50 pounds, occasionally 75 pounds.

Climbing to heights up to 70 feet on ladders, scaffolding, cranes and catwalks. Must be able to distinguish basic colors and have good depth perception.

Working Environment:
Works in and around shop areas, subject to exposure to dust, fumes, chemicals, gasses, and oils. Danger from contact with high voltage, electrical shock, scrapes, and bruises. Works inside and outside and is subject to extremes of weather. Required to wear personal protective safety equipment as described by governing directives.

Other Significant Facts:
Incumbent provides single point of contact for assigned duties.

May be required to work any shift and/or nonstandard workweek.

The nature of the assignment requires work in 63 facilities throughout Tinker AFB.

May be required to travel to other government or contractor facilities to accomplish mission requirements. Assignments require varying length of time to complete. May be required to possess a valid operator’s license in order to drive a motor vehicle.

This position requires employee to recognize the continued operation of equipment supported by this Division; consequently, incumbent may be required to work overtime and is subject to call back at any time day, night, or weekends.

May be required to support other sections or branches from time to time as directed by Supervisor.


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.

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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


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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


be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Wednesday, April 03, 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

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button at the end of the process.

To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload, click


for the required cover page. This Vacancy ID is 865969. Fax your documents to



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


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.

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


. Uploaded documents may take up to one hour to clear the virus scan. Faxed documents take 2-3 business days to process.

Human Resources


modify or change any answers submitted by an applicant.

The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement.


Online Application




  • 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




Eligibility Documentation,

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.

Tinker-HQ Contact

Phone: (405)739-4311

Fax: (405)739-5476


Agency Information:
Tinker Air Force Base DPIDOS

3001 Staff Drive

Bldg 3001 Post 1AH188G

Tinker AFB,

Fax: (405)739-5476

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