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Ordnance Equipment Mechanic, WG-6641-5/8/10, E1-E6, 17-005T

Air Force Civilian Service Tucson, AZ

Job Description


This position is located at the 162nd Wing (Tucson, AZ) in the Munitions Maintenance, Storage, Handling, and Missile Maintenance Section of the Munitions Maintenance Flight.  The purpose of this position is to perform maintenance on assigned missiles, operate missile test equipment, operate the Combat Ammunition System (CAS), store, handle and perform intermediate level maintenance on assigned conventional munitions. 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.  Receives assembles, issues, identifies, inspects and stores conventional aerospace munitions such as bombs, ammunition, starter cartridges, flares, egress munitions, etc.  Operates Combat Ammunition System (CAS) in accordance with applicable regulations and manuals.  Inspects, maintains, repairs, and reconditions conventional munitions, containers, and munitions maintenance handling equipment (MMHE).  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.


APPOINTMENT FACTORS :This position is the Federal/Excepted Civil Service and is open to current members and those eligible for membership in 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 : 2W0X1

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.

Note: Permanent Change of Station (PCS) funds may be authorized dependent upon funds available at time or hire.

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

Note: Individual selected will receive an Indefinte appointment and may be converted to a Permanent appointment.

This Vacany Announcement is Open Until Filled/Order of Merit List Vacancy Request.

Note: All selected applicants will be placed on an Order Merit List in the order of their referral and selection ranking.

Note: Acceptance of an offer of employment made from this vacancy announcement will require the selected applicants at the time of appointment to sign a statement of understanding that clearly outlines the selected applicants Individual Development Plan (IDP) KSA training requirements and minimum Specialized Experience time frames that are required for promotion of applicable known promotion pay grades associated with their qualifications.

Note: Unless otherwise amended this position will close on 31 December 2017.

Note: All applicants must contain a fully completed AZNG Form 335-2-R, Supplement to Application for Employment, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities.

Note: All applicants must contain on OPM Form 306, Declaration of Federal Employment.

Note: Applications missing required forms, personnel report, Military RIPS, dates and signatures will not be considered.

QUALIFICATION: Ordnance Equipment Mechanic, WG-6641-5/8/10, E1-E6

Specialized Experience:

WG-05: Must have at least 6 months of experience or training servicing and adjusting ordnance equipment, such as cleaning, lubricating, assembling, and disassembling parts. Experience which has demonstrated the ability to identify and locate troubles by sight. Experience in the use of common hand tools. Experience showing the ability to follow written instruction.

WG-08: Must have at least 12 months experience or training in dismantling, cleaning and reassembling various ordnance equipment such as; target detecting, arming, control, steering, power and propulsion units and devices. Experience which required the ability to diagnose malfunctions. Experience in hand tools and a limited number of measuring instruments. Experience in the use of a variety of test equipment, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters and meggers. Experience interpreting and applying a variety of technical manuals and similar published materials.

WG-10: Must have at least 18 months experience or training in repairing, rebuilding, modifying and testing a variety of major subassemblies. Experience in diagnosing malfunctions and determining repair in major components consisting of numerous assemblies, interrelated electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic assemblies, and components. Experience in the use of precision measurement equipment. Experience interpreting and applying a variety of technical manuals and similar published materials.


1. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

2. Knowledge of explosive safety standards and procedures and munitions security policies and procedures.

3. Knowledge of supply ordering and receiving procedures.

4. Knowledge of Combat Ammunition System (CAS) and Munitions Operations functions.

5. Skill in operating, and maintaining missile test equipment.

6. Skill in operating computerized data based systems and their associated programs.

7. Ability to properly receive, identify, inspect, and process conventional munitions.

8. Ability to properly store, handle, buildup and deliver conventional munitions.

9. Ability to properly operate, inspect, repair, and maintain Munitions Material Handling Equipment, (MMHE).

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 July 11, 2018
Date Closes August 10, 2018
Requisition 461423900
Located In Tucson, AZ
SOC Category 00-0000.00