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AIRCRAFT MECHANIC

Air Force Civilian Service Scotia, NY
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Job Description

Duties

Its primary purpose is to inspect, repair, modify, and service aircraft systems, components, and assemblies, both on- and off-aircraft.

Qualifications

In order to meet the minimum qualifications for this  AIRCRAFT MECHANIC position, you must meet the following criteria.

GENERAL EXPERIENCE: 

Experience or training that has provided the candidate with the skill to remove and replace aircraft parts, accessories, and components, and to make adjustments and settings according to established specifications. Must be skilled in the use of hand tools and test equipment.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:

WG-08:  Must have at least 12 months of experience in the use of common hand tools to make mechanical repairs. Experience removing and installing aircraft parts, components and accessories with detailed guidance. Experience in following detailed instructions in making routine, reoccurring repairs and modifications to aircraft parts, subassemblies and components, e.g. such as jacking and leveling aircraft, installing and adjusting engines, landing gear assemblies, instrument panels, and flight control systems.

WG-10:  Must have at least 18 months of experience or training installing, adjusting, aligning, troubleshooting and functionally testing the various major and minor mechanical and pneudraulic systems on an aircraft during overhaul or modification. Experience coordinating the work of other mechanics, and scheduling maintenance to ensure completion of critical actions and optimum workflow. Must have the ability to instruct lower graded mechanics, military and other personnel in the disassembly and re-assembly of crash damaged engines, transmissions, gearboxes, hydraulic components, and fuel controls sufficient for the exhibit to be returned to its shipping container.

KSAs:

Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of the KSAs listed below.   Applicants are encouraged to address the KSAs in their application or resume or by submitting a supplemental statement with their application.   Written response to each KSA will ensure that specialized experience criteria is recognized and credited.

1.  Knowledge of the makeup, operation, and installation of a variety of systems, assemblies, and surfaces is required.

2.  Knowledge to determine when new surfaces, assemblies, and systems should be installed, or repaired through replacement of new parts and components.

3.  Knowledge of types and extent of adjustments and alignments required.

4.  Skill in the removal, replacement and adjustment of various systems assemblies, and surfaces or any of their components and parts.

5.  Skill in connecting, meshing and adjusting surfaces, assemblies, and systems with one another.

6.  Knowledge and skill to use precision test equipment, technical data, schematics, wiring diagrams, mathematical formulas, common hand tools, jigs, templates, and various gauges.

MILITARY REQUIREMENTS:  Selected candidates will be required to be in a compatible military grade and assignment prior to the effective date of placement.

Military Grades: 

ENLISTED ONLY

Compatible Military Assignments:  

2A3X3, 2A3X8, 2A5X1, 2A5X2, 2A5X4, 2A8X1, 2A8X2C, 2A8X1C, 2A8X1E, 2A8X2E


APPLICANT MUST ALREADY BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW YORK AIR NATIONAL GUARD. 

 

PLEASE NOTE:  In order for your application to be considered, you need to submit the following documents:

1.  RESUME

(-Resume must have a "from and to" date for each position worked in. The date must be month and year format. Ex: 02/2012 to 03/2013.

 - Must indicate your salary for each experience worked in.

 - Must state whether each experience is full or part-time status.

 

*If your resume does not have any of the above requirements, you will automatically be disqualified for the position.*)

 

2.  OF 306(MUST BE COMPLETELY FILLED OUT) (can be retrieved from http://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/of0306.pdf)

BENEFITS

Explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees at http://www.usajobs.gov/ResourceCenter/interactive/Benefits#icc.

Other Information

Under 32 USC 709, Veterans Preference does NOT apply.

For a complete list of Job Vacancy Announcements available at the New York National Guard, please visit our website at http://dmna.ny.gov/jobs/jobs.php?id=tech

Job Details

Date Posted August 4, 2017
Date Closes September 3, 2017
Requisition 465998000
Located In Scotia, NY
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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