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ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN – Rota, Spain
United States Fleet Forces Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 396858Start Date: 02/01/2021End Date: 02/10/2021
Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Providing overall leadership for the execution of assessment events and responsible for planning, scheduling, soliciting outside activity support, managing resources; 2) Applying engineering, assessment, and maintenance methodology to the identification, analysis and subsequent corrective action of deficiencies encountered during shipboard equipment and systems inspections and assessments; 3) Demonstrating knowledge and skill sufficient to direct, oversee and coordinate the efforts of a combined workforce of civilian engineers, technicians and ships force personnel involved in assessment activities; 4) Utilizing practical knowledge of ship specifications and regulations pertaining to design, maintenance, safety and operation of assigned equipment & systems. This knowledge may apply to either Hull, Mechanical & Electrical Systems (HM&E), Combat Systems (CS), or both; 5) Applying practical skill in oral and written communications, negotiations and resolving conflicts. Note: This information must be supported in your resume to be considered for this position. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management web site: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=List-by-Occupational-Series https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0800/engineering-technical-series-0802/ 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. Physical Demands: Much of the work is sedentary, but there is a regular and recurring requirements to inspect in-process work on ships which involves climbing, bending, stooping and crawling. When on sea trials all the physical hazards encountered on a ship underway are present. Work Environment: Work is performed in an office setting but there is considerable exposure to shipyard and shipboard conditions including the possibility of brief underway periods. Protective equipment and gear must be worn in field situations. Travel by military/commercial aircraft, vessels or vehicles may be required. You may be required to travel to ports used by fleet’s ships operating in or transmitting the AOR such as but not limited to ports in the Mediterranean, Middle East and Africa in performance of required duties. Work may involve working near hazardous electrical voltages, rotating machinery elements, explosive flammable or incendiary material, gas turbines, condensers, and entering enclosed spaces below the ship’s water line. Special Requirements: It is your responsibility to transport him/her in expeditious manner between job sites in the local area of his/her permanent duty station with reimbursement of costs in accordance with Joint Travel Regulations. You must be aware of all on the job safety requirements and ensure the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) be worn when transiting to and from ships on board vessels, and in designated industrial areas. Additional Information: If you are a dual citizen, please identify the countries of citizenship. The NATO Status of Forces Agreement prohibits employment in the U.S. Civilian Component in a host nation of any person who holds dual citizenship of the U.S. and the host nation. For example: A person who holds both Italian and U.S. citizenship may not be employed in the U.S. Civilian Component in Italy; however, that person is not prohibited by the NATO Status of Forces Agreement from employment in the U.S. civilian Component in another NATO host nation of which (s)he does not hold citizenship.
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