Protective Equipment Mechanic/Inspector Job in Richmond, Kentucky – Department of the Army



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Protective Equipment Mechanic/Inspector – Richmond, Kentucky
U.S. Army Chemical Materials Activity, Department of the Army
Job ID: 151268
Start Date: 09/20/2019
End Date: 09/30/2019

Qualification Summary
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities 30 Percent or More Disabled VeteransCurrent Department of Army Civilian EmployeesDomestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceInteragency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActPriority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleReinstatementVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998 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 Protective Equipment Mechanic/Inspector without more than normal supervision. The duties include testing of a variety of life support systems and safety equipment, operating test equipment, and performing maintenance. Visually check safety equipment for damage, determine appropriate corrective action, repair or disposition. Provide warehouse support, operate a forklift to load and unload protective equipment from tractor trailers. Utilize a computer to assign bar codes, issue documents, and monitor maintenance recall. Follow oral and written instructions and apply safety standards. 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 areas:
Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal SupervisionAbility to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes blueprint reading)Knowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.Technical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)Trouble Shooting Physical Effort: Employee performs work on hard surfaces and in work areas requiring him/her to stand, stoop, bend, and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions for extended periods. He/she frequently lifts and carries cartons, materials, supplies and equipment weighing up to twenty pounds and may occasionally handle items weighting up to forty pounds. Hand trucks, dollies and other workers are available for assistance with heavier items. Working Conditions: Work is generally performed in areas that are well lighted, heated and ventilated. The individual may occasionally work inside areas that are drafty. There is a slight danger of contact dermatitis involved with handling used protective and safety equipment. The individual will occasionally be required to wear respiratory protective equipment.

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