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AIRCRAFT SURVIVAL FLIGHT EQUIPMENT REPAIRER

Air Force Civilian Service Middle River, MD
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Job Description

Duties

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 life support 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; 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), which is an aircraft-integrated, self-contained oxygen and filtration system with aircraft-integrated electronics, communications and oxygen capabilities; Aircrew Chemical/Biological Control Area Decontamination procedures; and Aircrew Chemical Defense task qualification training. 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 Fedlog and initiates and sends supply documents. 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, records and documents appropriate forms. Improves T.O.'s by evaluating areas in need of modification, completes and submits 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 Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

General Experience: Experience or training 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 WG-10: Experience or training 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.

Substitution of Education for Specialized Experience: N/A

Applicants who are substituting education for specialized experience (totally or partially) must submit either an official transcript or a statement from the registrar, dean, or other appropriate official of the OPM approved educational institution (military schools & most technical schools included).

Other Requirements: A pre-employment physical or medical screening may be required for placement to this position Selectee will be required to participate in Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer (DD/EFT) program as a condition of employment.

Security Clearence Requirement: Employment is subject to attaining and maintaining a security clearance as required by the position Failure to complete prescribed courses for new personnel within the first year of employment may be cause for reassignment or termination.

Note: Permanent Change of Station (PCS) allowance is not authorized for this position based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Governments interest.

Enlisted Cash Bonus: Acceptance of a technician position may affect any bonus and/or educational assistance that may be applicable.

BENEFITS

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

Main New Employee OPM Website - http://www.opm.gov/insure/new_employ/index.asp

Flexible Spending Accounts - For additional information visit: https://www.fsafeds.com/fsafeds/index.asp

Health Insurance - 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 - for additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/insure/life/index.asp

Long Term Care Insurance - 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. For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/retire/index.asp

FEDVIP - Technician dental and vision insurance plans are explained and enrollment is available here: https://www.benefeds.com/Portal/FwdLogin.do

TSP - The Thrift Savings Program website contains bulletins and enrollment information: www.tsp.gov

ABC-C - The Army Benefits Center-Civilian is where all technicians go to be informed about and manage their benefits. Within ABC-C is the EBIS system where enrollment occurs: https://www.abc.army.mil/


Other Information

You can view other MDNG vacancies at http://www.md.ngb.army.mil/XHTML/Home/Jobs/TechJobs.html . To read guidance on applying for federal positions go to the bottom of the table and view the various links. Read very carefully regarding the processes you will be expected to complete in order to have a successful submission of your application/resume

Job Details

Date Posted October 5, 2017
Date Closes November 4, 2017
Requisition 466081500
Located In Middle river, MD
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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