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Motor Vehicle Operator – Salt Lake City, Utah
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 536092Start Date: 11/12/2021End Date: 11/30/2021
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 11/29/2021. EXPERIENCE: A specific length of training and experience is not required, but you must show evidence of training or experience of sufficient scope and quality of your ability to do the work of this position. Evidence which demonstrates you possess the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the duties of this position must be supported by detailed descriptions of such on your resume. Applicants will be rated in accordance with the OPM Federal Wage System Qualification Standards. SCREEN-OUT ELEMENT: Your qualifications will first be evaluated against the prescribed screen out element, which usually appears as question 1 in the on-line questionnaire. Those applicants who appear to possess at least the minimal acceptable qualification requirement are considered for further rating; those who do not are rated ineligible and are eliminated. The potential eligibles are then rated against the remainder of the Job Elements:
Ability to Do the Work of the Position without More Than Normal SupervisionInterpret Instructions, Specifications (mobile equipment operations)Motor VehiclesOperate Safely (Non-Motor Vehicle)Reliability And DependabilityWork Practices 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; religions; 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. Note: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: Operator loads clean linen carts weighing up to 600 pounds on truck and delivers these to the facility. Will stoop and pick up soiled linen bags weighing up to and over 60 pounds and place them into linen carts. Will push, pull, bend and stoop numerous times daily. Moderate physical effort is required while arranging and securing loads. May be required to carry items up and down stairs. Often stands on hard surfaces for extended periods of time. Moderate to heavy exertion is required in operating, turning, backing and controlling vehicles that carry heavy loads. Work requires sitting for long periods of time and requires manual dexterity in loading, unloading and routine lifting of medium and heavy objects ranging up to 60 pounds or more. Loads, safely secures and unloads heavier items with the use of material handling equipment independently. The lifting of heavy items over 40 pounds will be accomplished with the assistance of other workers, material handling equipment. Operator works outside and is occasionally exposed to bad weather conditions while loading or unloading vehicle. Operator is subject to injury occurring while loading or unloading vehicle. When off station, drier has responsibility to obey all local and state restrictions and regulations. While on other assigned duties, should the air cooling system fail, operator may be exposed to high temperatures in the laundry, exceeding 100 degrees, and is subjected to danger of burns, falls and bruises. Operator is subject to contaminants from soiled linens.
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