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Marine Machinery Mechanic – Multiple Locations
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Department of the Army
Job ID: 81971Start Date: 04/12/2019End Date: 04/24/2019
Who May Apply: US Citizens 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). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. 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) Marine Machinery Mechanic~ without more than normal supervision. To meet the screen out element, applicants should document experience and/or show the ability to perform common Marine Machinery Mechanic tasks such as applying specific maintenance and repair procedures to install, maintain, and repair marine machinery and equipment on floating plant, interpreting blueprints and detailed specifications in order to detect malfunctions, determining corrective measures, and making repairs using test equipment and measuring devices. Applicants should be able to assist higher graded marine mechanics on assignments involving machinery of greater complexity by disassembling and assembling the simpler components and assemblies, locating and repairing or replacing defective parts and components. Work is performed under normal supervision of a work leader or journey-level employee who observes tasks in progress and upon completion to make sure they are properly performed. – Failure to meet this Screen out Element will result in an ineligible rating. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following job element areas:
Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (Screen-out Element)Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes blueprint reading)Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and EquipmentKnowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.Knowledge of MaterialsTechnical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)Trouble Shooting Physical Effort: Work is frequently performed in tight quarters with squatting, bending, and lifting at odd angles. Constantly stands and walks on steel surfaced decks, which can be slippery from oil film, water, and ice and are subject to vibration while vessel is under operation. Frequently required to lift weights up to 50 pounds. Uses coordination of eyes, hands, and feet and also of legs and body in installing, repairing, or testing equipment. Working Conditions: Work is performed inside subject to abnormal noise requiring noise arresting safety equipment, heat, smoke, fumes, irritations from oil and grease, burns, cuts, bruises, and abrasions while attending moving machinery, electric shock, etc. Outside work is subject to extreme heat and cold, falls on slippery decks, wind burn, rain, snow and sleet, and possible drowning. As required, wear appropriate personal protective equipment; i.e., safety glasses, hard hat, and life preserver, when outside on deck.
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