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Aircraft Mechanic, WG-8852-10, 17-093AT

Air Force Civilian Service Tucson, AZ

Job Description


This position is located within the 162nd Wing (Tucson, AZ) in the aircraft maintenance organization. Its primary purpose is to inspect, repair, modify, and service aircraft systems, components, and assemblies, both on- and off-aircraft. Work involves the maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, overhaul, and modification of fixed wing aircraft systems, airframes, components and assemblies, where the work requires substantial knowledge of the airframe and aircraft mechanical, pneudraulic, and/or electrical systems and their interrelationships. Some work situations within this series may require varying levels of electronics knowledge.


APPOINTMENT FACTORS :This position is the Federal/Excepted Civil Service and is open to current members of the Arizona Air National Guard. Individual selected will receive an Indefinite Appointment

and may be converted to permanent based on availability of funds or position no longer being encumbered 


Prior to appointment into this position, selectee must be a current member of the Arizona Air National Guard and must possess the following AFSC : 2A373

Max Military Grade: E-6/TSgt


Acceptance of a Federal Excepted technician position of over 179 days in length will cause termination from the Selected Reserve Incentive Program (BONUS). Individual selected will be required to take a pre-employment medical screening which will be paid for by the Agency.

Permanent Change of Station (PCS) funds are not available for this position.

NOTE: This position is subject to rotating or night shift work.

NOTE: Individual selected will receive an Indefinite appointment due to limited funding and may be extended and may be converted to a Permanent appointment should a position become available. Current on board Technicians will maintain current tenure.

NOTE: This position is being dual announced with an AGR announcement.

QUALIFICATION: Aircraft Mechanic, WG-8852-10, E5-E6

Specialized Experience:

Must have at least 36 months experience or training installing, adjusting, aligning, troubleshooting and functionally testing the various major and minor mechanical and pneudraulic systems on an aircraft during the phase inspection process. Experience coordinating the work of other mechanics, and scheduling maintenance to ensure completion of critical actions and optimum phase flow. Must have the ability to instruct lower graded mechanics, in the disassembly and re-assembly of Aircraft components, gearboxes, hydraulic components, and flight controls for removal and replacement.  Experience or training that has provided the candidate with sufficient knowledge to complete the work of this career field. Experience or training which demonstrates the candidates ability to lead other technicians engaged in the duties performed by this career field.


1. Knowledge of aircraft systems and components in electrical, fuel, hydraulic, environmental and mechanical principles in sufficient detail to perform the duties and responsibilities as applied to aircraft and supporting systems.

2. Knowledge of aircraft forms and records, maintenance system, and maintenance supply procedures.

3. Ability to remove and replace aircraft parts, accessories and components and to make adjustments and settings according to established specifications.

4. Skill in the use of hand tools and appropriate test equipment.

5. Ability to read and interpret technical instructions, plans, and schematic diagrams.

Candidate must be a citizen of the United States

Direct Deposit of pay is mandatory.

Known Promotion Potential: None




For this job announcement the following documents are REQUIRED and must be COMPLETED WITH SIGNATURES:



· Resume or Optional Form 612

· Optional Form 306, declaration for Federal Employment (WITH SIGNATURE)

· AZNG Form 335-2-R (Knowledge, Skill and Ability Supplement) or substantiating document that contains the listed KSAs in this announcement with your relevant experiences.

Additional Supporting Documentation: Report of Individual Personnel (RIP), other documentation that shows AFSC/ASVAB/Rank qualifications etc. (Optional but recommended)

Please click on the link below to review the TOP REASONS FOR DISQUALIFICATION

You may download the required forms from the Arizona National Guard Human Resources website at After you have completed the form, please submit using the upload instructions above listed above Option A.


To submit the documents requested follow the options listed above. Your resume, curriculum vitae, the Optional Application for Federal Employment (OF 612), or any other written format you choose to describe your job-related qualifications can be submitted electronically using the document upload process or fax. Please ensure that your resume contains your full name, address, phone and at least your last four digits of your social security number.



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Other Information

1. If you are a current excepted service Federal employee or former Federal employee who has reinstatement eligibility, you must submit a copy of your latest SF-50 "Notification of Personnel Action" and/or a copy of the SF-50 that reflects excepted service tenure, or you will not be considered under the merit promotion process. Also, you should submit your most recent performance appraisal.

2. All qualification requirements must be met prior to the closing date of this announcement. Additional information on the qualification requirements is outlined in the OPM Qualifications Standards Handbook of General Schedule Positions. It is available for your review in our office, in other Federal agency personnel offices, and on OPMs web site at .

3. Please do not fax/email any applications or resumes to the Arizona National Guard Human Resource Office. You must apply on-line or fax your application to the fax number listed on this announcement with the prescribed Cover Letter.

Job Details

Date Posted June 10, 2018
Date Closes July 10, 2018
Requisition 464659500
Located In Tucson, AZ
SOC Category 00-0000.00