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ELECTRICIAN – Warren AFB, Wyoming
U.S. Air Force – Agency Wide, Department of the Air Force
Job ID: 38915Start Date: 01/24/2019End Date: 01/31/2019
The hourly rate for this position is: $24.21 to $28.23 per hour QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants will be rated in accordance with the OPM Qualification Standard Handbook X-118C for the WG-2800 Electrical Installation And Maintenance Family. Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most blue-collar positions, you must meet any screen-out element listed, and show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on the quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time. The screen out element for this position is the ability to to perform the duties of an Electrician without more than normal supervision. JOB ELEMENTS: Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: 1. Knowledge of safety regulations, practices, and procedures.
2. Knowledge of technical practices in order to plan, lay out, install, modify, troubleshoot, and repair a variety of complete systems.
3. Knowledge of electrical and electronic theory and instruments used m shop and trade practices.
4. Knowledge of electrical equipment, ie,test lamps multimeter, circuit analyzers, circuit breaker testers, cable pullers, drills, soldering irons, and manual or power conduit benders and threaders.
5. Skill m using and maintaining hand tools such as, screwdrivers, pliers, wire cutters, strippers, cable pullers, drills soldering irons, and manual or power conduit benders and threaders???????.
6. Skill m troubleshooting and tracing hard-to-locate defects or problems???????.
7. Ability to use electrical drawings, blueprints, engineering drawings, and wiring diagrams???????.
8. Ability to install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain various electrical systems, controls, and equipment without more than normal supervision.
9. Skill in operating special government electrical repair trucks???????.
10. Skill in using high voltage safety equipment.
11. Knowledge of welding techniques and ability to perform welding requirements. Physical Effort:
Makes repairs from work stands and other hard-to-reach places. Must stand, stoop, bend, kneel, climb, stretch, and work in uncomfortable positions. Frequently lifts parts and equipment !hat weigh up to 20 pounds. Occasionally lifts Items !hat weigh over 40 pounds with assistance from other workers. Working Conditions:
Works both inside and outside, sometimes in bad weather and in areas that are noisy, dirty, dusty, and greasy. May work on scaffolding or cranes at heights of 30 or more feet, or in close quarters such as manholes or attics. Subject to electric shock, cuts, and bruises. May be exposed to temperature extremes in test facilities, extremely high noise levels, and exposure to lead, radiation, chemical, or carcinogens. PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that 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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