Overview

Summary This National Guard position is for a POWERED SUPPORT SYSTEMS MECHANIC – Title 32, Position Description Numbers D0473000/D1067000 and is part of the WI AASF 1, West Bend, Wisconsin Army National Guard. Responsibilities As a POWERED SUPPORT SYSTEMS MECHANIC – Title 32, WG-5378-8/10, you will perform duties involving the maintenance and repair of power ground and other support equipment used in aircraft servicing and repairs. Assist with refueling, and defueling aircraft. 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. Military Grades: E-1 through E-7 Compatible Military Assignments: MOS: 15, 91, 92A, 92F, 94E, 94R Trainees will be accepted at the WG-08 level! – National Guard Membership is required. – Participation in direct deposit is mandatory. – 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. – Must be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate security clearance of the position. – This position is covered by the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Amendment (30 Sep 96) of the Gun Control Act (Lautenberg Amendment) of 1968. An individual convicted of a qualifying crime of domestic violence may not perform the duties of this position. – Ability to establish effective professional working relationships with coworkers and customers, contributing to a cooperative working environment and successful accomplishment of the mission. – May occasionally be required to work other than normal duty hours; overtime may be required. – The duties and responsibilities of your job may significantly impact the environment. You are responsible to maintain awareness of your environmental responsibilities as dictated by legal and regulatory requirements, your organization, and its changing mission. – You must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before onboarding date (see “Required Documents” section). Qualifications GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience or training which demonstrates the knowledge of mechanical maintenance work; ability to read and use technical manuals, illustrations, diagrams and schematics, and skill in the use of equipment and hand tools used in troubleshooting, testing and repairing equipment. Experience or training which demonstrates the knowledge of aircraft refueling and bulk fuel handling. Trainees will be accepted at WG-08 SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: To qualify for the WG-5378-08 level, applicant must have at least 12 months experience or training must demonstrate a basic understanding of electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic theory and the makeup and operation of the various individual systems and their interrelationships. Experience using a small variety of test and measurement devices. Experience removing, adjusting, replacing, cleaning, and installing a variety of parts, components and accessories. Experience reading and interpreting technical manuals, blueprints, diagrams, and schematics. Experience refueling, and defueling aircraft preferred but not required. To qualify for the WG-5378-10 level, applicant must have at least 18 months experience or training removing, adjusting, replacing, cleaning, and installing parts, components, and accessories. Experience which provided working knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic theory applying to powered support equipment and systems; and skill to replace, fit, install, and make adjustments. Experience which provided working knowledge of the makeup and operation of the various individual systems maintained and their interrelationships. Experience reading and interpreting parts lists, manufactures’ repair manuals, diagrams, and electrical schematics. Experience refueling, and defueling aircraft preferred but not required. Education Additional Information 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.