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Maintenance Mechanic – Poland, Indiana
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Department of the Army
Job ID: 303734Start Date: 08/07/2020End Date: 08/17/2020
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. 30 Percent or More Disabled VeteransCurrent Department of Army Civilian EmployeesCurrent Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Interagency Career Transition Assistance PlanMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Priority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleVeterans 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) Maintenance Mechanic without more than normal supervision. – Failure to meet this Screen Out Element will result in an ineligible rating. To qualify based on your work experience, your resume must describe the work experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Experience is defined as: making basic repairs of electrical wiring, controls, equipment, and fixtures in project intake structures, outlet works, and dams, gauging stations, office and maintenance buildings, recreational facilities, and other associated electrical systems; Carpentry: perform carpentry work associated with maintaining operations buildings and public access areas. Construct, install, repair and modify wood and wood substitute structures and items requiring close tolerance fit and structural soundness; Masonry: maintain, repair, modify for accessibility, and occasionally construct structure of concrete, block, and occasionally brick or other related material; Plumbing: install, modify, and repair new and existing utility, supply, and disposal system and equipment such as sewage and water distribution system, water closet, tubs, and showers; Roofing: determine roofing work to be done, locate and trace leaks and determine their cause and extent of damage, and select the work method to be followed for repair; Painting: determine the method, technique, device and materials that are best suited to the surface finish required. Ability To Do The Work Of The position Without More Than Normal SupervisionAbility to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes blueprint reading)Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and EquipmentKnowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.Technical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)Use of Measuring Instruments PHYSICAL EFFORT: Works from ladders, scaffolding, and platforms where areas are hard to reach. Works requires standing, stooping, bending, kneeling, and climbing, and may be performed in cramped positions, under equipment, structures, etc. Frequently required to lift and carry parts and items weighing up to 50 pounds. WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is performed outside in extremes of weather or inside shop and other buildings. Work involves walking and climbing of steps, slopes, and uneven surfaces. There is danger of injury such as cuts, burns, electrical shock and bruises while use of power tools and welding equipment, strains from lifting or work in awkward positions, and danger of drowning while working in proximity of the water.
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