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ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS MECHANIC – Dahlgren, Virginia
Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 145290Start Date: 09/10/2019End Date: 09/16/2019
Work assignments require moderate physical effort. Incumbent frequently performs moderately heavy lifting, pulling and carrying of equipment and material weighing up to 40 pounds. Occasionally you will lift or pull heavy cable weighing more than 40 pounds with the help of weight handling equipment or with assistance from other workers. You may work aloft in bucket trucks, at ground level and in ground trenches or manholes. You will be required to bend, crouch, reach, stoop, climb, walk or stand for frequent or long periods of time. You must be able to distinguish colors and shades of colors. At times, you will work in awkward positions and restricted spaces where coordination of hands, legs and body are needed to perform tasks. Occasionally, climbing and working in high level places may be required. Working Conditions:
The work is performed indoors/outdoors. You may be exposed to: temperature extremes of hot and cold, chemicals, unpleasant odors, fumes, wet slippery surfaces, and/or loud noises. There is the possibility of burns, broken bones, cuts and bruises from handling tools and equipment. There is the possibility of strains from awkward positions, injuries by falls, explosion of equipment or cables and low-voltage electrical shock. Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must 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 quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below. Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must 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 quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below. This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: 1) Repairing electronically controlled industrial systems ; 2) Troubleshooting and diagnosing problem areas and inspecting for defective components; 3) Reading and interpreting drawings, sketches, wiring diagrams and manufacturing specification and manuals; 4) Using specialized test equipment, such as digital temperature sensors, pressure gauges, manometers, oscilloscopes, and signal generators; and 5) Performing pretest and final testing of electronic systems. Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification Handbook for Trades and Labor Occupations. Additional qualification information can be found at: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/federal-wage-system-qualifications/#url=Overview Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (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.
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