Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Repairer

Department of Defense Lakehurst, NJ
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

This is an excepted service position that requires membership in the New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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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Responsibilities

As a Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Repairer, WG-4818-10, you will:

* Administer practical and written evaluations

* Maintain publications such as regulations and other directives

* Certify initial and continuation training of aircrew and other personnel

* Instruct survival techniques to include peacetime and combat scenarios

* Prepare readiness evaluations, inspections, mobilization, and command support exercises

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

10

* Job family (Series)

4818 Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Repair

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

MILITARY REQUIREMENTS:

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.

* National Guard Membership is required

* Participation in direct deposit is mandatory

* May be required to successfully complete a probationary period

* Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service

* Federal employment suitability as determined by a background investigation

Areas of Consideration:

Areas I: All current, permanent technicians within the New Jersey Army National Guard

Areas II: All current members of the New Jersey Army National Guard

Areas III: All current members of the New Jersey National Guard

Military Grades: E-1 to E-7

Compatible Military Assignments: 15T

Selectee has two (2) years to obtain required MOS

Certification:

Must complete Aircraft Survival Flight Equipment Repairer Course within 1 year of appointment

NOTE: The initial cut-off for referral consideration is July 13, 2018; applications received by this date will have the first opportunity for review. Applications received after this date will be given consideration on an as needed basis.

Qualifications

GENERAL EXPERIENCE:

Must have the following General Experience or training which demonstrates the applicants knowledge of materials and equipment used in the line of work (helmets, torso harness assemblies, parachutes, survival equipment). Ability to understand written instructions and to use reference materials and manuals.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:

Must have 18 months of the following Specialized Experience:

* Aviation life support equipment

* Read and interpret military manuals

* Plan a functional shop maintenance program

* Supply procedures and property accountability

* Collect information and present it to various sized groups

Education