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Maintenance Worker Trails – Fritch, Texas
National Park Service, Department of the Interior
Job ID: 7997Start Date: 10/10/2018End Date: 10/16/2018
Applicants must be physically fit and must possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities of the elements listed in Section 25 of the Online Occupational Questionnaire to perform the duties of the position at the level for which they are applying. A specific length of time and experience is not required; however you must be able to demonstrate through experience shown in your written application, that you possess sufficient knowledge, skill and ability to perform the duties of the position without more than normal supervision. Examples of experience for this position include: assisting higher level journeymen in the Trades and Crafts associated with maintenance and trail work; installation and repair of water diversion bars, cribbing and retainer walls, removal of wind falls, rock slides, using hand power tools, basic log carpentry skills and associated tools, such as the rock bar, double jack, 12 pound ball peen hammer, single jack, shovel, rake, axe, brushing shears, chain saw, and bit grinder. Experience with dry stone masonry, routine maintenance and minor repairs on hand and power tools. Experience cutting rock with jack hammer and plugs and feathers. Experience with dry stone masonry, routine maintenance and minor repairs on hand and power tools. To qualify for this position, you must have sufficient knowledge and ability in the following job-related factors: Ability to do the work of a Maintenance Worker (Trails) without more than normal supervision (SCREEN OUT) Ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc. (includes blueprint reading) Technical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic Ability to use and maintain tools and equipment Knowledge of materials Knowledge of equipment assembly, installation, repair, etc. Use of measuring instruments. If your knowledge and ability in the SCREEN OUT factor above is not sufficient, you will receive no further consideration. In preparing your application, describe in detail the experience and training which you have had that specifically prepared you for this job and to perform the duties described for this job. Experience should be clearly described and documented in your resume. The qualifications reviewer will not assume performance of such duties by Job Titles alone. Address your knowledge, skills and/or abilities in the areas shown in the job-related factors. Volunteer Experience: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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