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Ordnance Equipment Mechanic (D0325000)

Air Force Civilian Service Belle Chasse, LA

Job Description



(1) Missile Maintenance: Maintains and repairs assigned missiles. Conducts operational tests using special purpose test equipment and precision measurement devices. Analyzes varying forms of data from different sources of test equipment and isolates system component malfunctions by visual observation or use of electronic, pneumatic, and pneudraulic test equipment. Interprets wiring diagrams, evaluates and analyzes equipment specifications and other technical documents. Disassembles missiles and determines the nature and extent of component and parts repair required. Removes and replaces defective major components, connecting appropriate cables to insure continued operating capability of missiles and guidance and control systems. Ships defective components to depot for repair.

(2) Missile Test Equipment: Operates, repairs, maintains and calibrates missile test equipment. Performs system analysis of mechanical, electrical, electronic, pneumatic and pneudraulic test equipment under actual or simulated conditions to determine operational status. Conducts a variety of tests to troubleshoot and isolate malfunctions. Accomplishes alignment, repair, overhaul modification and calibration of assemblies and subassemblies of equipment such as oscilloscopes, frequency signal generators, frequency counters,

milliwatt potentiometers and other assigned measuring equipment used in troubleshooting, repairing and calibrating of test and checkout equipment.

(3) Munitions Storage: Receives, assembles, issues, identifies, inspects and stores conventional aerospace munitions such as bombs, ammunition, starter cartridges, flares, egress munitions, etc. Unpacks, identifies, sorts, and judges the physical condition of received munitions. Compares the material identification markings and obvious physical characteristics against shipping documents.

(4) Munitions Supply (FK): Operates Combat Ammunition System (CAS B) in accordance with applicable regulations and manuals. Maintains document files and accountable records. Manages the excess serviceable/unserviceable munitions program. Coordinates scheduling of complete, sample and special munitions inventories. Monitors and maintains munitions related report cycle, repairable processing, and bench stock activities. Provides detailed account management training to custodians and alternates. Monitors stock levels to insure adequate munitions are on hand to support mission requirements, War Reserve Material (WRM), and wartime consumable distribution objects (WCDO). Performs material control functions for FK items.

(5) Authority accountable. Determines the status of munitions which have been restricted or suspended from use. Provides immediate oral and written notice to all users of the affected items.

(6) Inspects, maintains, repairs, and reconditions conventional munitions, containers, and munitions maintenance handling equipment (MMHE). Performs periodic, special, pre-use and returned munitions inspections. Inspect munitions and subassemblies for evidence or exudation, corrosion, rust, dents, burrs, scratches, cracks, broken or bent parts and check components for TCTOs. Removes dirt, rust and corrosion from metal parts with components and solvents, to include use of special tools, portable powered sanders and sand blasters. Uses lubricants and preservatives, applies metal finishes or paints munition items using conventional brushes and paint spray equipment.

(7) Links and repositions ammunition by operating electrical or manual machines and inspecting for defects such as short or long rounds, corrosion and dented cases, and removes unserviceable rounds. Prepares bombs for loading by adjusting or installing fuzes, boosters, delay elements and signal devices. Adjusts, inserts and removes cartridges and squibs from explosive components. Works with and installs laser, infrared, and electrooptical guidance and control systems with explosive items. Installs fin and fuze control wiring as required for operation. Performs safety and electrical continuity inspections on electrically actuated explosives and propellants.

(8) Performs duties in compliance with established safety, security, and housekeeping regulations. Coordinates with various base activities concerning missile security, handling, and utilization.

(9) As required, serves as OJT trainer giving instructions and explaining proper munitions handling methods and procedures. Trains assigned drill status guard members in FK procedures.

(10) Prepares for and participates in ORI, IG and UE inspections, as well as command support exercises. May be required to perform additional duties such as structural fire-fighting, aircraft fire/crash/rescue duty, security guard, snow removal, munitions loading and handling, heavy equipment operator, maintenance of facility and equipment, or serve on a natural disasters or civil emergencies team.

(11) Performs other duties as assigned.


GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience or training which has provided the candidate with the knowledge and application of mechanical and electrical principles and the skill to perform intricate repair and adjustment of hydraulic and pneumatic components and devices.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Experience or training in repairing, rebuilding, modifying and testing a variety of major subassemblies; in diagnosing malfunctions and determining repair in major components consisting of numerous assemblies, interrelated electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic assemblies, and components; in the use of precision measurement equipment; and interpreting and applying a variety of technical manuals and similar published materials which has provided the candidate with the Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities listed below.


I: Knowledge of explosive and ground safety requirements as outlined in applicable standards, regulations and technical orders.

II: Knowledge of munitions security and resource requirements as outlined in applicable standards, regulations and policy statements.

III: Knowledge of conventional munitions maintenance and storage procedures.

IV: Knowledge of munitions accountability practices and procedures.

V: Knowledge of non-guided/guided munitions systems and equipment.

VI: Knowledge of the Combat Ammunition System and the ability to utilize this system to perform movement and accountability transactions on assigned munitions and equipment.

MILITARY REQUIREMENTS: Selected candidates will be required to be in a compatible military grade prior to the effective date of placement. Selectee must also be in a compatible military assignment (MOS/AFSC) prior to the effective date of placement.

Compatible Military Grades & Assignments:

·         ENLISTED: AFSC 2WX3X;

***LOUISIANA NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS Acceptance of this position may result in the loss of contracted incentive(s). For further details, contact the LANG State Incentive Manager, at (504)391-8336 ***


Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.


SECURITY CLEARANCE: Must maintain an appropriate level of security clearance.


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Other Information

1. If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/59 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency.

2. Please do not send/fax/courier/email any applications or resumes to the National Guard Human Resources Office.  You must apply on-line or fax your application to the fax number listed in this announcement with the prescribed Cover Letter. The Human Resources Office can only process materials received through USAJOBS.

Job Details

Date Posted November 5, 2017
Date Closes December 5, 2017
Requisition 466520500
Located In Belle chasse, LA
SOC Category 00-0000.00