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SHEET METAL MECHANIC (AIRCRAFT)

Air Force Civilian Service Louisville, KY
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Job Description

Duties

Independently inspects aircraft and determines the nature and extent of repairs to be made, using applicable technical orders as guidelines. Repairs cracks in aircraft skin. Fabricates and fits patches to damaged areas, determining repair detail necessary to retain or restore original strength. Troubleshoots aircraft structural repair situations in such areas as fuselage, tails, wings, cowlings, and stabilizers. Removes, forms, fits, and installs highly stressed and double contoured skins, using hand or powered drilling and cutting tools and other metal working equipment. Aligns and balances component structures and airframe using precision measuring instruments and levels. Identifies metal corrosion.Performs other duties as assigned. (A more comprehensive detailed description of the position may be found in Position Description D1371000 on file in the employing unit or in the Human Resources Office.)

Qualifications

MINIMUM GRADE: E4/SRA                MAXIMUM GRADE:  E6/TSgt

THIS MUST BE INCLUDED SOMEWHERE ON YOUR RESUME

MILITARY COMPATIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

: Selected candidate is required to be assigned to a compatible military unit and MOS/AFSC in accordance with TPR 303. AFSC: 2A7XX

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: COMPLETE DATES MUST BE USED FOR YOUR EXPERIENCE.  EXAMPLE 2 JAN 1980 TO 3 MARCH 1981 OR JAN 1980 TO MARCH 1981.  USE OF YEAR ONLY WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION.  EACH APPLICANT MUST FULLY SUBSTANTIATE -IN THEIR OWN WORDS -THAT THEY MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE LISTED BELOW; OTHERWISE, THE APPLICANT WILL BE CONSIDERED UNQUALIFIED FOR THIS POSITION.  DO NOT COPY FROM THE VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT OR THE POSITION DESCRIPTION. ALSO, MAKE SURE YOUR NAME IS ON EVERY DOCUMENT SUBMITTED, OTHERWISE IT WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  Experience or training that has provided the candidate with the ability to plan, repair, fabricate, modify and installation of sheet metal parts, item, and assemblies.  Sheet metal mechanic work requires knowledge of the physical properties and working characteristics of sheet metal, knowledge of tools and equipment required in the sheet metal trade.  Knowledge of shop mathematics and principles.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have at least 18 months experience in the following: inspecting aircraft and determining the nature and extent of repairs to be made; repairing cracks in aircraft skin; troubleshooting aircraft structural repair situations in such areas as fuselage, tail wings, cowlings, and stabilizers; manufacturing and ensuring that metal tubing, cables are fabricated and tested in accordance with drawings and specifications.

 

OTHER CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT FOR THIS POSITION: SELECTEE WILL BE REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE DIRECT DEPOSIT/ELECTRONIC FUND TRANSFER PROGRAM. 

BENEFITS

The Federal Government offers a comprehensive benefits package.  Explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees at  http://www.usajobs.gov/ResourceCenter/Index/Interactive/Benefits#icc.

Retirement Information and Services for New Employees.
This link provides an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees. http://www.opm.gov/retire/retire_jobseekers.asp


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 Resource Office, you must apply on-line or fax your application to the fax number listed on this announcement with the prescribed Cover Letter. The Human Resource Office can only process materials received through USA Jobs. 



Job Details

Date Posted July 11, 2018
Date Closes August 10, 2018
Requisition 464810900
Located In Louisville, KY
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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