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AIRCRAFT SURVIVAL FLIGHT EQUIPMENT REPAIRER

Air Force Civilian Service Robins Afb, GA
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Job Description

Duties

The following list is not comprehensive but provides a snapshot of some of the duties that may be required of this position:

  • Ensures all aircrew flight equipment meets strict airworthiness criteria and that it will
    sustain combat operations/readiness by inspecting, testing, calibrating, certifying, diagnostic evaluating, troubleshooting, repairing/replacing, assembling and disassembling
    all Aircrew Flight Equipment, aircrew chemical/biological defense equipment, and aircraft
    ejection/non-ejection systems.
  • Conducts formal academic classroom and technical instruction for all pilots, aircrew,
    passengers (aircraft maintenance personnel, dignitaries, civilian search and rescue
    agencies, etc.) on: Global Survival, Combat Search and Rescue Training; Water Survival
    Training; High Risk Isolation (HRI); Ejection/Non-ejection Seat Egress Training;
    Emergency Parachute Procedural Descent Training, utilizing a state of the art virtual reality
    trainer; Aircrew Chemical Defense Equipment, utilizing the Aircrew Eye Respiratory
    Protection System (AERPS).
  • Utilizes, maintains, and updates multiple computer main frame programs/data bases to
    analyze, troubleshoot, schedule, and maintain inspection and accountability
    reports/documentation on all aircrew/aircraft life support and aircrew chemical-biological
    defense equipment.
  • Utilizes Equipment and Financial Processing Systems. Reviews Allowance Source Codes
    and Fed log and initiates and sends supply documents. Coordinates with SBSS, Equipment
    Managers, Contracting offices, Resource Advisors, Financial Working Groups, Financial
    Management Board, and Depot Level Repairable (DLR) analyst.
  • Orders Technical Orders (T.O.s), receives/updates T.O. changes, files and distributes
    T.O.s, performs inventories and checks, orders compliance and modification items,
    performs Interim Time Compliance Technical Order (ITCTO), Operational and Safety
    Supplement changes to all affected equipment, performs T.O. Familiarization, and records
    and documents appropriate forms.
  • Inventories and monitors Precision Maintenance Equipment Laboratory (PMEL)
    equipment, prepares equipment for pick up and delivery, prepares appropriate
    documentation, coordinates with inspection or maintenance activities, picks up and drops
    off equipment, unloads and loads vehicle, performs acceptance inspection, and annotates
    equipment record.
  • Manages, monitors, and conducts inventories of all Aircrew Flight Equipment
    munitions/ammunition assets, forecasts time change requirements, removes and installs
    all munitions, and transports via Military/Commercial Aircraft and/or vehicles.

Qualifications

General Experience: Applicant must have experience which demonstrates the applicants knowledge of  materials and equipment used in the line of work (helmets, torso harness assemblies, parachutes, survival equipment).  Ability to understand written instructions and to use reference materials and manuals.

Specialized Experience:  Applicant must have at least 18 months specialized experience which has demonstrated knowledge of aviation life support equipment. Experience reading and interpreting military manuals. Experience in supply procedures and property accountability. Experience collecting information and presenting it to various sized groups.  Experience in planning a functional shop maintenance program is essential.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):  Applicants who meet the eligibility requirements will be further evaluated by the Selecting Official based on the following KSAs considered essential to perform the duties and responsibilities of this position.

  • Knowledge and understanding of all aircrew flight and chemical/biological equipment utilized by the units aircrew to ensure equipment meets air worthiness criteria. Operate within specified tolerances and in the proper sequence, are mission ready to support requirements of day-to-day operations as well as sustained critical combat operations.
  • Ability and certification to plan, organize, develop, direct, implement, conduct and evaluate formal academic classroom and technical instruction on a wide variety of aircrew flight equipment topics to provide initial and recurring training for all aircrew and passengers.
  • Ability to inspect, test, calibrate, evaluate, troubleshoot, disassemble, repair, overhaul, assemble, replace as necessary and issue aircrew flight equipment and parts.
  • Ability to install, remove and inspect all aircrew flight equipment on unit aircraft.
  • Ability to utilize a variety of complex, state of the art, diagnostic testers, systems and special tools to test, troubleshoot and repair equipment utilized by the unit.
  • Knowledge of materials handling, inventorying, supply procedures to store and maintain adequate supplies of aircrew flight equipment parts to include hazardous materials.
  • Knowledge and understanding of all floatation equipment. Ability to evaluate, troubleshoot, disassemble, repair, overhaul, assemble, replace as necessary all parts and materials on rafts, life preservers and anti-exposure suits.

Other Requirements: For positions requiring  the operation of motor vehicles, selectee must have a valid state drivers license for the state in which they live or are principally employed.

For positions requring a security clearance (Secret or Top  Secret), selectee must possess or be able to obtain a clearance within one year of appointment.

National Guard Compatibility:  Once an applicant is selected and prior to being placed in the technician position, the selectee must be assigned to any unit in the Georgia Air National Guard as an Enlisted member in AFSC: 1P0X1.

Rank inversion is strictly prohibited.

Wear of the Air Force uniform as prescribed by AFR/NGB/GA NGR is required for incumbent of this position.  Acceptance of this position constitutes concurrence with this requirement as a condition of employment.

Preplacement Medical Requirements: Selectee will be required to undergo medical testing, at the governments expense, prior to beginning employment. Medical tests are used to determine fitness and eligiblity for employment.

Certificate of Medical Examination: will be used to determine the fitness and eligibility for employment.  Upon review of results, the Human Resources Officer will approve selection, require additional medical information, or find selectee medically disqualified for employment and withdraw said offer.

BENEFITS

The following Web addresses are provided for your reference to explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees.

Main site for new federal employees - http://www.opm.gov/insure/new_employ/index.asp

Flexible Spending Accounts - This Program allows you to pay for certain health and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars. For additional information visit: https://www.fsafeds.com/fsafeds/index.asp

Health Insurance - The FEHB Program offers over 100 optional plans. For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/insure/health/index.asp

Leave - Most Federal employees earn both annual and sick leave. For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/oca/leave/index.asp

Life Insurance - The FEGLI Program offers Basic Life Insurance plus three types of optional insurance, for additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/insure/life/index.asp

Long Term Care Insurance - The FLTCIP provides long term care insurance for Federal employees and their parents, parents-in-law, stepparents, spouses, and adult children. For additional information visit: http://www.ltcfeds.com/

Retirement Program - Almost all new employees are automatically covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a three-tiered retirement plan. The three tiers are: Social Security Benefits, Basic Benefit Plan, Thrift Savings Plan. For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/retire/index.asp


Other Information

Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service (see www.sss.gov).

Job Details

Date Posted August 8, 2017
Date Closes September 7, 2017
Requisition 467205500
Located In Robins afb, GA
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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