The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Interior. The opening is for a Maintenance Worker in Colville, Washington Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Maintenance Worker – Colville, Washington
Interior, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
Job ID: 238617Start Date: 04/01/2020End Date: 04/15/2020
By the closing date of this announcement, you must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Handbook X118C, Job Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupation. http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/x-118c/ Although no specific amount of experience, education or training is required, applicants must meet a minimum level of ability in relation to the position and the Assessment Questionnaire in order to be rated qualified for consideration. To be qualified candidates must meet any screen out element(s) listed at an “acceptable” level, and must achieve an average rating of at least “acceptable” on all of the elements. Only education, training, or experience acquired before the closing date will be considered. There is no specific length of training or experience required. However, to be found qualified for this position, you must demonstrate, through experience or training described in your resume, that you are able to do the work of this Maintenance Mechanic WG-04749-08 position without more than normal supervision. NOTE: Failure to address your ability to do the work of this position adequately in your resume will result in your disqualification. The Maintenance Worker WG-4749-08 in these positions must: 1. Plan work processes that avoid unnecessary damage to habitat or natural resources. 2. Safely operate vehicles, implements and heavy equipment such as agricultural tractors, backhoes, skid steers, wheeled loaders, road graders, excavators and bulldozers in a variety of field conditions to move, clear or place materials such as sand, gravel, earth, snow, ice, brush, following practices that avoid unnecessary damage to habitat or natural resources; 3. Safely maintain, tune-up, adjust and repair vehicles, heavy equipment and building systems (e.g., heating, refrigeration, HVAC, etc.); and 4. Use electrical, mechanical, carpentry, plumbing, welding and other trade skills to repair, maintain, and construct buildings, other fixed assets or equipment following instructions, specifications or blueprints. 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). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and 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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