Laborer (MVO) Job in Chesapeake City, Maryland – Department of the Army



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Laborer (MVO) – Chesapeake City, Maryland
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Department of the Army
Job ID: 271555
Start Date: 06/11/2020
End Date: 06/24/2020

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. 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 PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Non-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 a(n) Laborer (MVO) without more than normal supervision. Qualified applicants must show in their resume the knowledge, skills, and abilities to do the work of a Laborer (MVO), WG-3502-5, such as operate motor vehicles in all conditions; manually load/unload trucks; operate common hand tools which require heavy physical effort and power equipment such as riding lawn mowers, weed eaters, chainsaws, wood chippers; and perform simple landscaping work. – Failure to meet this Screen Out Element will result in an ineligible rating. To meet the basic eligibility, you must receive at least two points on the screen-out element indicated above and must have an average of two points on all the job elements listed below. Your application will be further evaluated to determine if you meet the best qualified cut-off for referral to the selecting official. JOB ELEMENTS: The skills, knowledge, abilities, and personal characteristics listed below are important to succeed in the job: Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (Screen-out Element)Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc.Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and EquipmentDexterity and SafetyWork Practices (includes keeping things neat, clean and in order) Selective Placement Factor: This position requires the incumbent to possess and maintain a valid state driver’s license. (Note: You must attach a copy of your license to your application package or it will be marked as incomplete and not receive any further consideration). Physical Efforts Frequently lifts, carries, and moves objects weighing in excess of 50 pounds. Position requires frequent bending, stooping, standing, reaching, pushing, pulling, working on ladders and walking. Motor vehicle operation requires light physical effort in reaching, bending, turning, or moving hands, arms, feet, and legs to operate hand and foot controls. Working Conditions Laborers perform work outdoors, indoors and in confined spaces. Indoor and underground work may occur in drafty and wet places all year long. Outdoor work may be performed for long periods, under all weather conditions, all year long. Work may be performed in close proximity to coworkers or may be performed alone. Floor and ground surfaces are sometimes uneven, oily and slippery. Incumbent is exposed to moving objects, sharp edges with the possibility of cuts and bruises, noise and vibration from equipment. Occasionally the employee must climb and work from ladders (stationary, extension) and scaffolding, and is subject to serious injury from slipping and falling. Incumbent must work around moving objects or vehicles. Work involves exposure to dirt, grease, oils, smoke, gas, some solvents and other mild hazardous chemicals. Exerts very heavy physical effort in doing tasks as frequently lifting and moving objects weighing in excess of 50 lbs. Operate vehicles in all kinds of weather in a controlled traffic environment on public roads. Drivers are exposed to dirt and fumes, and to the possibility of cuts, bruises and broken bones as a result of serious accidents while driving or from falling objects when loading and unloading the vehicle. May drive in heavy traffic and highway speeds over complicated road and interchange systems.

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