The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Navy. The opening is for a MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR in Naval Base, Norfolk, Virginia Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR – Naval Base, Norfolk, Virginia
Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 607393Start Date: 07/22/2022End Date: 08/13/2022
Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below. This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: ABILITY TO DO THE WORK OF THE POSITION WITHOUT MORE THAN NORMAL SUPERVISION 1) Operating one or more motor vehicles (oversized and/or equipped with more than one body and two braking systems) with a gross vehicle weight of more than 32,000 pounds; 2) Maneuvering oversized vehicles, evaluating conditions and load limits of bridges, in scheduling weigh points, and in assessing traffic conditions and hazards locally and over long distance routes;
3) Backing tractor-trailers and oversized vehicles into loading docks, between other trailers, and in narrow, congested areas, parked aircraft and in constricted areas;
4) Applying a dual braking system especially on steep winding grades to prevent trailer jackknife;
5) Loading, arranging, and securing cargo to prevent overloading and shifting. Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification Handbook for Trades and Labor Occupations. Additional qualification information can be found at: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/federal-wage-system-qualifications/#url=WG-5700 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.
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