Army National Guard
$26.02 to $30.43
Open & closing dates
$26.02 to $30.43 per hour
Pay scale & grade
Temporary Promotion - Temporary Promotion. Temporary Promotions may be terminated at any time without prior notification. Individual selected will be returned to previously position held upon completion of temporary promotion. Temporary Promotion may be converted to permanent promotion if position becomes permanently funded.
1 vacancy in the following location:
Fort Bragg, NC
Relocation expenses reimbursed
This job is open to
National Guard & Reserves
Current members, those who want to join, or transitioning military members.
This National Guard position is for a SURFACE MAINTENANCE MECHANIC LEADER, Position Description Number D1288000and is part of the NC G4, National Guard (G4-MATES/7021-501).
The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join our National Guard team and serve your nation, your states and your community!
NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.
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As a SURFACE MAINTENANCE MECHANIC LEADER, WL-5801-11, you will assign work orders to specific crewmembers and select workers for various jobs on the basis of knowledge, skills, and abilities; pass on to workers instructions received from the supervisor, demonstrate proper work methods, and start work; ensure that needed plans, blueprints, material, and tools are available, and that needed stock is obtained from supply locations; work along with other workers and set pace performing non-supervisory repair work of the same kind and level as that done by the group led; check work in progress and when finished for compliance with supervisor's instructions, work orders, and established shop procedures; answer workers' questions regarding procedures, policies, written instructions, and other directives; interpret work instructions and assist lower graded repairers or trainees in the more difficult and complex tasks; provide information to the supervisor on status and progress of work, causes of delays, and overall work operations and problems; assure that safety and housekeeping rules are followed; perform maintenance, troubleshooting, and major repair on heavy-duty mobile equipment, combat, tactical, and automotive vehicles; troubleshoot, repair and/or overhaul a variety of the mechanically complex major systems to include internal combustion engines, turbine engines, automatic and non-automatic transmissions, heavy duty drive line systems, and hydraulic utility systems and controls, cross drive or similar multi-system transmissions and a variety of intricate fuel injection systems; make repairs and modifications to assemblies and components such as voltage regulators, generators/alternators, brake cylinders, etc.; troubleshoot equipment with a variety of the mechanically complex major systems and diagnose difficult performance problems and the cause of mechanical failures; utilize embedded diagnostics in equipment and a wide variety of specialized original equipment manufacturer system analyzers in order to determine the exact nature or extent of repair; remove and disassemble engines and complex major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, and fuel, hydraulic, and oil pressure systems; make the appropriate repairs, overhaul, or modifications in accordance with the proper repair specifications and procedures, and improvises repair techniques when standard procedures are not available; reassemble engines and other systems, and adjusts, tests, and reinstalls in vehicles and equipment as necessary; make adjustments and repairs to electrical and suspension systems; repair equipment with a variety of interconnected systems to include state of the art electrical and electronic, fuel injection, interconnected gear reduction, multiple engines, and similarly complex systems; independently perform repairs and maintenance functions with little or no supervision in remote locations; provide technical guidance and specialized team leadership to lower grade employees within the team; assist lower grade mechanics in performing major repair work on interconnected complex systems such as electrical, air and hydraulic systems, complex state of the art electrical and electronic systems; provide Field and limited Sustainment maintenance at unit locations as part of a contact team.; conduct readiness and repair inspections on vehicles and associated equipment supported by the activity; perform operational inspections and ensure vehicles and equipment are properly serviced; inspect in-process repair work of lower graded repairer to ensure equipment is being repaired in accordance with pertinent requirements; serve as a commodity inspector during Command Maintenance Management evaluations (COMET) or as a member of a Maintenance Assistance Instruction Team (MAIT); instruct operator/crew in the maintenance of equipment and provide technical advice and assistance to supported units; perform electrical repairs on complex state of the art electrical and electronic systems requiring extensive training on specialized diagnostic equipment to identify problems; assist in the maintenance of production reports and records, and make recommendations to the supervisor; plan, organize, and perform technical analyses; make recommendations to the supervisor as to adjustments necessary to accomplish the work and maximize production; perform other duties as assigned.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…
The area of consideration for this position is CURRENT ON-BOARD (NCARNG) Dual Status TECHNICIANS ONLY. Applications will only be accepted from current employees of the North Carolina Army National Guard with permanent (Tenure 1 or 2) or excepted indefinite (Tenure 3) status.
Questions? This job is open to 1 group.
Job family (Series)
5801 Miscellaneous Transportation/Mobile Equipment Maintenance
Conditions of Employment
National Guard Membership is required.
Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service.
Federal employment suitability as determined by a background investigation.
May be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
Compatible military grade and assignment required prior to the effective date of placement. This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the employing state's National Guard. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership. If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a National Guard recruiter prior to applying for this position.
Military Grades: Enlisted (E8 and below)
Compatible Military Assignments: 12 13 14 19 25 88 91 92 94
Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.
Minimum Requirements: Experience or training that has provided the candidate with sufficient knowledge to complete the work of this occupational series. Experience or training which demonstrates the candidates ability to lead other technicians engaged in the duties performed by this occupational series.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: In addition to the journeyman level knowledge, experience which demonstrates the ability to plan, organize, and lead the work of others in fields directly related the repair function of this occupational series. Must have the ability to perform administrative functions; to read and interpret a variety of technical publications used in the repair of supported equipment. The ability to provide guidance to others in work related directly to this occupational series.
If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/1959 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 ( https://www.sss.gov/RegVer/wfRegistration.aspx
If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application
How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Once the announcement has closed, your resume and supporting documentation will be used to determine if you meet the qualifications listed on this announcement. If you are minimally qualified, your resume and supporting documentation will be compared to your responses on the assessment questionnaire to determine your level of experience. If you rate yourself higher than is supported by your application package, your responses may be adjusted and/or you may be excluded from consideration for this position. If you are found to be among the top qualified candidates, you will be referred to the selecting official for employment consideration.
Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):
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To apply for this position, you must submit a complete Application Package which includes:
1. Your resume showing work schedule, hours worked per week, dates (including Month and Year, e.g., 02/2017, Feb 2017, etc.) of employment and duties performed.
2. Other supporting documents:
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
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How to Apply
How to Apply
To apply for this position, you must complete the online application/Occupational Questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the Required Documents section below. To view the Occupational Questionnaire, click the following link: https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/10113686
A complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on the closing date of the announcement to receive consideration.
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Agency contact information
MSG Jimmy Martin
1636 Gold Star Drive
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Once your online application is submitted you will receive a confirmation notification by email. Your application will be evaluated by the Human Resources Office to determine your eligibility for the position. After the evaluation is complete, you will receive another notification regarding the status of your application.
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Army National Guard
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