The mission of the United States Air Force is to
in air, space and cyberspace.
AFRL: LEAD, DISCOVER, DEVELOP, DELIVER
Directed Energy Directorate:
The Air Force Research Laboratorys Directed Energy Directorate develops high-energy lasers, high-power microwaves, and other directed energy technologies for the United States Air Force and the Department of Defense. The Directorate is also involved with advanced optics and imaging technologies to improve the nations ability to precisely project these directed energies at the speed of light anywhere, at any time and with graduated intensity.
The island of Maui, Hawaii which encompasses several locations dispersed on the Island of Maui, Hawaii including, Maui Space Surveillance Complex (MSSC) atop the 10,000ft Mt Haleakala summit and business offices in the Premier Place commercial office building in the city of Kihei.
Military service member's "Statement of Service" will be accepted up to 120 days prior to separation date IF a terminal leave form or DD214 cannot be provided.
The "Statement of Service" must be signed by, or by direction of, the adjutant, personnel officer, or commander of your unit or higher headquarters and must indicate when your terminal leave will begin, your rank, dates of active duty service, the Type of Discharge and Character of Service (i.e. honorable).
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 (Current, Permanent, Competitive Service, Career/Career-Conditional Employee)
DoD Transfer (Army, Navy, DFAS, etc.--Excluding Air Force)
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP)
Veterans' Recruitment Appointment (VRA)
30% Disabled Veterans
U.S. Citizenship Required
Travel and relocation expenses may or may not be paid
Relocation and Recruitment bonus may or may not be given
To qualify for this position, you must obtain/maintain a Secret clearance
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Serves as the facility operations specialist responsible for a research and development facility characterized by equipment and facilities with complicated technical requirements that have no clear precedent or plan. Plans and coordinates all work requirements and complex projects to maintain research and development buildings. Oversees facility management resources including personnel, service contracts, financial programs, space utilization, and information resources. Implements and evaluates programs to manage research and development safety risks, fire safety risks, facility response to emergencies, and to manage risks associated with physical security, hazardous materials, and waste. Attends staff meetings, working groups, and coordinates with various personnel to accomplish facility work.
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A Degree in engineering, industrial arts, property management, or business administration appropriate to the position to be filled. (You MUST submit copies of college transcripts for verification).
At least one (1) year of specialized experience at the next lower grade level or pay band equivalent.
Examples of specialized experience include:
knowledge of engineering principles for architectural, civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, design layout and construction, installation, operation and maintenance of large cooling, heating, environmental, lightning protection, fire detection, fire suppression, systems.
A combination of education and specialized experience may be qualifying.
(TIG) Requirement for General Schedule (GS) Positions:
Applicants must have served at least 52 weeks at the GS-11 or higher grade (or equivalent in an alternate pay system) within the Federal Civil Service 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.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs):
1. Knowledge of common facility repair operations to include 1) asbestos mitigation and abatement 2) welding practices 3) parts fabrication (machine shop operations) and 4) applicable safety and environment regulations.
2. Knowledge of AF Research Laboratories (AFRL) operations in general and specific knowledge of directed energy laboratory technologies, hazards, operations, and policies.
3. Knowledge of construction techniques to include 1) comprehensive knowledge needed to evaluate and solve construction related problems and provide on-site decision capablities, 2) knowledge and ability to review and correct drawing/blue prints 3) knowldege of contracting rules and regulations required to perform construction quality assurance and 4) negotiate/issue change order processes.
4. Knowledge of government contractual processes, procedures, and technical requirements.
5. Knowledge of utility distribution systems to include 1) electrical 2) plumbing 3) telephones 4) HVAC and 5) physical security systems
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.
ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY?
provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
If education is used to qualify for this position, please include sufficient information
in your resume so you can be evaluated. You may mail a list of college courses that includes hours and grades to provide detail.
Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional
education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.
Your resume will be review against the knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies required for this position to verify your qualifications.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
To determine if you are qualified for this position, your resume will be reviewed for the required qualifications and any other requirements listed in the vacancy announcement.
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Benefits of Working for the Federal Government -
for an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees.
Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service.
For additional information, click
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP):
For information on how to apply as an ICTAP eligible click
To be well-qualified and exercise selection priority for this vacancy, displaced Federal employees must be rated at
or above on the rating criteria for this position.
Employed Annuitants (Reemployed Annuitants)
: Applicants in receipt of an annuity based on civilian employment in the Federal Service are subject to the DoD Policy on The Employment of Annuitants. Click
for more information.
: Recruitment and/or retention incentives may or may not be used.
Current Federal Civilian employees
may apply for temporary and term positions and if selected, a break in service of more than three (3) calendar days may be required prior to appointment to the position.
Temporary and Term Appointments:
If you are selected for a temporary or term position, your appointment may be extended to the maximum period allowed by law without further competition.
This announcement may result in a 90-day register that may be used to fill like vacancies for 90 days after the closing date. Applicants may be referred for consideration as vacancies occur.
: All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing.
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 must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Friday,
4 January 2013
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 supporting documents you are unable to upload, complete this cover page
using the following Vacancy ID 770573. Fax your documents to
Department of the Air Force
Kirtland AFB NM
When emailing, please indicate announcement number in your subject line.
The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement.
- 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.
SF50, DD214 (Member 4 copy), etc.
if qualifying based on education or positive education series
If selected, you may be required to submit additional documents to substantiate your eligibility and/or qualifications.
AGENCY CONTACT INFO:
Air Force Research Laboratory Kirtland
1451 Fourth St SE
Bldg 20245 Rm 132
EMAIL ALL CORRESPONDENCE
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