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 Navy. The opening is for a SHIPFITTER in Kittery, Maine Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
SHIPFITTER – Kittery, Maine
United States Fleet Forces Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 256454Start Date: 05/13/2020End Date: 05/20/2020
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: Experience performing or assisting in the installation, overhaul, modification, maintenance and repair tasks on various components of in shop areas and aboard ship. Experience laying fabricates, and assembling various metal structural parts. Experience cutting and shaping all shop parts and temporary securing all shop parts. Experience using blueprints, sketches and various electrical instruments and normal tools associated with the trade. 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=List-of-Approved-Job-Elements 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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