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Company: Department of the Air Force
Location: Klamath Falls
Posted on: May 13, 2024

Job Description:

Duties As a AIRCRAFT PNEUDRAULIC SYSTEMS MECHANIC (TITLE 32), WG-8268-10, this position is located in a National Guard aircraft maintenance organizationIts primary purpose is to perform on- and/or off-equipment maintenance on assigned aircraft pneudraulic systems, components and related aerospace ground equipmentPerforms maintenance and operational and functional checks on assigned pneudraulic systemsTroubleshoots, removes, inspects, installs, repairs, modifies, rebuilds, and/or tests pneudraulic systems and components for aircraft pneudraulic systems, associated ground support equipment, and/or related test equipmentAccomplishes periodic and special inspections on hydraulic componentsInspects all components and subsystems for operation, internal, and external leakage and servicingOperates portable test stands for checkout of pneudraulic systemRemoves, installs, and/or repairs pneudraulic components from aircraft and associated aerospace ground equipmentRemoves, disassembles, cleans, repairs, assembles components, and tests completed unitOperates test equipment for all hydraulic componentsInspects for cracks, scratches, nicks, and holes on seals, gaskets, packings, and hosesModifies systems and their componentsRigs, adjusts, and aligns hydraulic components to ensure maximum operating efficiencyPolishes cylinders and pistons to ensure proper fitInvestigates pneudraulic failures to determine causes and accomplishes corrective maintenancePerforms installation, modification, and/or repair of aircraft pneudraulic systemsDetermines proper maintenance and repair procedures and minimum requirements pertaining to parts, clearance and tolerances, and performance characteristics of pneudraulic systems and related aerospace ground equipmentSolves unusual maintenance problems by studying layout drawings, schematic diagrams, applicable technical publications, and analyzing construction and operating characteristics of pneudraulic systemsDetermines repair procedures necessary to correct defective equipmentDiagnoses recurring malfunctions and recommends corrective action by initiation of Quality Deficiency Reports, proposed modifications, or other appropriate actionsPerforms Time Compliance Technical Orders (TCTOs) related to pneudraulic systemsAccomplishes local manufacture of hose assemblies and provides testing of aircraft tubingAccomplishes hydraulic fluid sampling on assigned aircraft, test stands, and servicing equipmentRepairs in-flight refueling systems on tanker aircraft.Performs organizational and field level maintenance to include periodic, phase time, calendar, unscheduled, and special inspectionProvides technical assistance to other shops concerning complicated interaction malfunctions between other systems, subsystems, and componentsJacks aircraft to simulate flight configuration, connects power sources, and uses cockpit controls, gauges, and additional precision instruments to check the operation of such items as landing gear doors, ground and flight spoilers and steering and brake systems for performance and conformance to operating specificationsPrepares for and participates in various types of readiness evaluations such as ORI, IG and UE inspections, mobility, and command support exercisesMay be required to perform such additional duties as structural fire fighting, aircraft fire/crash/rescue duty, serve as security guard, remove snow, load and handle munitions, launch/recover and service of aircraft, operate heavy equipment, maintain facilities and equipment, or serves as a member of a team to cope with natural disasters or civil emergencies*The above description only mentions a limited amount of the position's official dutiesFor a full comprehensive document that covers all the duties of the position, please contact one of the Recruitment Specialists at the bottom of the announcementRequirements Conditions of Employment--- National Guard Membership is required.--- Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service.--- Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.--- U.Scitizenship is required.--- This position is covered by the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Amendment (30 Sep 96) of the Gun Control Act (Lautenberg Amendment) of 1968An individual convicted of a qualifying crime of domestic violence may not perform the duties of this position.--- The duties of this job may significantly impact the environmentYou are responsible to maintain awareness of your environmental responsibilities as dictated by legal and regulatory requirements, your organization, and its changing mission.--- Must be able to establish effective professional working relationships with coworkers and customers, contributing to a cooperative working environment and successful accomplishment of the mission.--- May occasionally be required to work other than normal duty hours; shift work and/or overtime may be required.--- Federal employment suitability required and determined by a background investigation before appointment to position.--- May be required to successfully complete a probationary period.--- Must have a valid driver's license.--- Must be able to obtain/maintain the necessary security clearance for the position.--- Compatible Military AFSC Assignments: 2A6X5--- Military Grades: Enlisted Members only Qualifications Areas of Consideration: Area 1 - Current permanent and indefinite T32 technicians of the Oregon ANGArea 2 - Current permanent and indefinite T5 employees of the Oregon ANGArea 3 - Current service members in the Oregon ANGArea 4 - Individuals in the active duty US Air Force, Air Force Reserve, or Air National GuardArea 5 - US Citizens eligible to meet the military requirements for membership in the Oregon ANGGENERAL and SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Work involved in the maintenance, modification, and repair of hydraulic and pneumatic systems associated with aircraftThe work requires: knowledge of the physical principles governing the behavior of fluids (liquids and gases) as they pertain to hydraulic and pneumatic systems and their components; knowledge of aircraft structures and the relationship of hydraulic pneumatic systems to the structure and other aircraft systems; knowledge of basic electrical and mechanical principles; the ability to use technical manuals and schematics and to test for and isolate malfunctions in hydraulic and pneumatic systems; and the skill to effect modifications, repairs, or maintenance requiredExperience or training which demonstrates your knowledge of basic electrical and mechanical principles; knowledge of troubleshooting procedures used to isolate malfunctions in aircraft pneudraulic systems; and ability to use technical manuals, equipment specifications, and test calibration procedures in performing the workWG-10 requires 18 months experience or training which provided a knowledge of basic electrical and mechanical principlesExperience in fabricating fuel, oil and vacuum hose linesExperience in servicing, maintaining, disassembling assembling, repairing and testing hydraulic and pneumatic systemsExperience in diagnosing malfunctions and overhauling pneudraulic accessories by disassembling, cleaning part and examining partsExperience in diagnosing trouble and determining remediesExperience in repairing, rebuilding and overhauling major systems of ground equipment and pneumatic and hydraulic systemsExperience in mechanicl repairs using hand tools and test equipmentExperience that demonstrates the ability to interpret technical manuals, specifications and publicationsEducation If you are using education to qualify for this position, you must provide transcripts or other documentation to support your educational claimsAdditional information Alternate Application Method for current AGR members (Oregon ANG only) intending to remain AGR must submit the following: 1) NGB Form 34-1, Application for Active Guard/Reserve (AGR) - Position Announcement number and position title must be annotated on this form2) Current Report of Individual Personnel (RIP) - In lieu of a RIP, applicant may provide a printout from the Virtual MPF (VMPF)Documents must show your ASVAB scores3) Copy of current physical fitness assessmentComplete application packet should be in a single PDF format document with the Announcement Number and Last Name ONLY as the file name (example: OR-AF-23-0XX Last name) Please email completed packages to the personnel listed belowPlease include the complete announcement number and last name in the subject lineThe following applies to Bargaining Unit Positions: Bargaining unit positions within the Oregon National Guard that are represented by AFGE, local 2986 (AFL-CIO)If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/1959 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency ( ).--- Benefits Help A career with the U.Sgovernment provides employees with a comprehensive benefits packageAs a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewardingOpens in a new window Learn more about federal benefits Review our benefits Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time or intermittentContact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offeredHow You Will Be Evaluated You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications aboveOnce the announcement has closed, your resume and supporting documentation will be used to determine if you meet the qualifications listed on this announcementYour rating will be based on both your entire application package as well

Keywords: Department of the Air Force, Medford , AIRCRAFT PNEUDRAULIC SYSTEMS MECHANIC (TITLE 32) with Security Clearance, Engineering , Klamath Falls, Oregon

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