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Materials Handler (FLO/MVO) – Fort Detrick, Maryland
U.S. Army Sustainment Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 184457Start Date: 12/26/2019End Date: 01/08/2020
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. Current Department of Army Civilian EmployeesCurrent Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Domestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceInteragency Career Transition Assistance PlanMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentality (NAFI)Non-Department of Defense (DoD) TransferPriority 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 an Materials Handler (FLO/MVO) without more than normal supervision. Failure to meet this Screen out Element will result in an ineligible rating. Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision Screen OutDexterity and SafetyKnowledge of MaterialsTechnical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)Work Practices (includes keeping things neat, clean, and in order) PHYSICAL EFFORT
You will stand on hard surfaces for extended periods of time, and will bend, stoop, and work in tiring and sometimes uncomfortable positions. You may be required to work at a rapid pace for long periods of time, and lift and/or carry items weighing up to 40 pounds. Heavier items are moved with weight handling equipment or assistance from other workers. Moderate physical effort is used in operating the forklift hand and foot controls while driving, turning, starting, and stopping the forklift, and while raising, lowering and tilting loads to be moved. You must meet all physical requirements to work in confined areas while reaching, pulling, and placing stock in storage racks. WORKING CONDITIONS
Inside work performed may be in areas that are hot, damp, cold, drafty, or poorly lighted. Work outside will be performed in prevailing weather conditions, and while handling materials you may be exposed to the possibility of cuts, scrapes, bruises, abrasions, falls, and other injuries. You are also subject to injury while operating the forklift or working with a mechanical conveyor system. You may be required to wear safety equipment.
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