Army Tank-Automotive and Armament Command (TACOM) Powered Support System Repairer in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri
Summary This is a Direct Hire Authority (DHA) solicitation utilizing the DHA for DoD Maintenance to recruit and appoint qualified candidates to positions in the competitive service. About the Position: This position is located in the Fleet Management Expansion, U.S. Army Tank - Automotive and Armaments Command, Fort Leonard Wood, MO. Responsibilities Utilize Automated Supply/Maintenance Management Systems such as; Global Combat Support System. Assist in servicing, troubleshooting, overhauling and rebuilding powered support systems. Repair combat support equipment such as steam cleaner, firefighting equipment, power generating systems, air conditioning, heating, lighting and power multi-systems, river and stream crossing equipment, riot control and decontamination equipment. Service general utilities support equipment such as standard combustion powered generating systems including load equalizing circuits, for hospitals, offices, water plants, etc. Repair engineering and construction support equipment such as large combustion powered generators and compressors, mobile shops, power tools or similar special purpose units used in engineering projects. Perform major repairs to powered support systems, including the major components such as engines, generators, alternators, gears, compressors, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical components. Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications Who May Apply: US Citizens This position is being filled under the Direct Hire Authority (DHA) according to the Department of Defense Temporary Direct Hire Authority for Certain Competitive Service Positions Implementation Guide, signed 1 Feb 2019, and the Army Implementation Guidance, Department Maintenance Activities. Under this authority, competitive rating/ranking and veterans' preference procedures do not apply. There is no specific length of training or experience required. However, you must be able to demonstrate, through experience shown in your written application materials that you possess the sufficient knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the work of this position without more than normal supervision. Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work of a(n) Powered Support System Repairerwithout more than normal supervision. 1) assist in completely disassembling, reassembling, overhauling and adjusting parts and components to specifications; 2) maintain support equipment such as large combustion powered generators and compressors, mobile shops, power tools or similar special purpose units used in engineering projects; and 3) use Automated Supply/Maintenance Management Systems such as; Global Combat Support System. - Failure to meet this Screen Out Element will result in an ineligible rating. PHYSICAL EFFORT: Performs work which involves frequent bending, reaching, crouching, standing and arm movement. Sometimes works in awkward positions or cramped areas. Frequently lifts and carries items weighing up to about 40 pounds and lifts heavier items using jacks, hoists or helpers. WORKING CONDITIONS: Works inside or outside. Is frequently exposed to drafts, changing temperature and loud noise. Outside work may be in bad weather. Frequently exposed to irritation or discomfort from dust, heat, fumes and hard damp floors or surfaces. Works on parts and systems which are dirty and greasy and which may be dangerous to operate or repair because of defects. Frequently exposed to the possibility of receiving cuts, burns, bruises, strains and electrical shock. Exposed to the possibility of receiving burns and skin irritations from acids, fluids and lubricants. To reduce the dangers and irritations from above conditions may be required to wear equipment such as protective eye-glasses, ear devices, hard hats, hard-toe shoes, respirators, gloves and clothing which may be uncomfortable. Education Additional Information Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration. You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship. Two year trial/probationary period may be required. Direct Deposit of Pay is required. Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees. If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet. This is a Career Program (CP) 17 - Materiel Maintenance Management position. Salary includes applicable locality pay or Local Market Supplement. 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. Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government interest. Fort Leonard Wood employees may have the following available to them: work out facilities, golf course, swimming pools, tennis courts, rental program (e.g. pop up campers, trailers), ample free parking, a youth center and childcare services. Fort Leonard Wood employees may also have access to the Fort Leonard Wood Lake of the Ozark Recreational Area (LORA). LORA is a great place to get away from all the worries of everyday life.