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Electrician – Muskogee, Oklahoma
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 596171Start Date: 05/31/2022End Date: 06/22/2022
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 06/21/2022. 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 Provide Production Support ServicesKnowledge of Electrical EquipmentTechnical Practices (Theoretical, Precise, Artistic)Theory and Instruments (Electrical, Electronic) Used in Shop and Trade PracticesTroubleshooting (Electrical) 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: Work requires light to moderately heavy physical effort (20-75 lbs) while lifting, transporting, carrying, pulling, steadying, moving, handling or setting-up parts, unit parts, tools, equipment, etc. Adjustments, installations, repairs, tests and replacement of parts, system/sub-systems, and assemblies requiring kneeling, crouching, stooping, bending, climbing and standing for long periods. Work from ladders, scaffolds, atop elevator cars, platforms, ground level, trenches, manholes or hard-to-reach places requiring climbing ladders, reaching over, under and into equipment while in cramped, awkward, tiring and/or, uncomfortable positions. Uses hand, eye, leg and body coordination while installing, repairing or testing electrical equipment in confined spaces. Exerts moderately heavy physical effort, some work may be performed while seated. Works indoors/outdoors, subject to extremes of weather conditions and close proximity to high voltage lines and equipment; some work in underground facilities; usually dirty, dusty and greasy; exposed to heat and noise; poor illumination, unpleasant odors, wet-slippery surfaces in manholes; repairs/installations may be required outside in bad weather; some equipment/appliance repairs are performed in well lighted, heated and ventilated offices/shops; exposed to dust, oil and grease while cleaning/lubricating machines; works in cramped spaces and around hot, oily/dusty surfaces. Frequently exposed to possibilities of abrasions, broken bones, bums, cuts, injury by falls/slips, electrical/high voltage electric shock, or equipment/cable explosions from use of power tools/machines, soldering equipment, or handling tools, materials and equipment or contact with high voltage lines or exposure to moving parts and equipment, high voltage components or machinery while working in machinery penthouses, elevator shafts or atop elevator cars. The incumbent is exposed to the hazards present in a normal hospital environment.
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