Air National Guard Units (Title 32) FUEL DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS WORKER in Ellington AFB, Texas
TEXAS MILITARY DEPARTMENT
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This position is located at the 147 Attack Wing, Ellington Field, Houston, TX. The purpose of this position is to to operate and maintain a fuel distribution system that includes a fuels laboratory, cryogenic storage, bulk storage, base service station, fuels information service center, mobile fueling operations , and to manage all accounts for missile propellants, aviation fuels, ground fuels and cryogenics utilized in support of aircraft, motor vehicles, engine test cells, powered Aerospace Ground Equipment (AGE), generators and heating systems required to support the Wing mission and transient aircraft.
Appointment Factor(s): This is an Excepted Service position that requires active membership in a compatible military assignment in the Texas Air National Guard and wear of the military uniform. Applicants who are not currently a member of the Texas Air National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Texas Air National Guard. If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a Texas Air National Guard recruiter at (512) 782-5193 before applying for this position.
Areas of Consideration: Nationwide Excepted. This includes:
All currently employed full-time permanent, indefinite and temporary personnel of the Texas Air National Guard.
All current Texas Air National Guardsmen and any individuals eligible to become a member of the Texas Air National Guard.
Incentives: Acceptance of a military Federal technician position may result in termination and / or repayment of military incentives. Please check your contract and contact your servicing Education Services (Incentives) office or the Recruiting/Retention office.
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FUEL DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS WORKER
- Inspects, operates and maintains a complete fuels distribution system(s) to receive, store, transfer and issue both aviation and ground fuels.
- Operates, inspects and performs all required maintenance and repair on 400-5,000 gallon cryogenic storage tanks.
- Performs required quality control testing in the fuels laboratory as set forth in TO 42B-1-1, AFI 23-201 and other governing directives.
- Administers Fuels Information Service Center. Monitors ongoing operations to ensure hardware and software are functioning properly and operational standards are met.
- Operates one or more types of special purpose design aviation and ground fuel tank truck vehicles having a capacity of up to 6,000 gallons and gross vehicle weight of 70,000 pounds used for fueling/defueling various types of aircraft and ground fuels applications such as AGE, power production, heating and engine test cells.
- Maintains a consolidated tool kit program.
- Plans, monitors and conducts On-The-Job Training (OJT), for assigned Fuels Management Flight personnel.
- Uses and assures proper fit of required safety equipment and personal protective equipment (PPE).
- Performs other duties as assigned.
The full Position Description (PD) can be found at the following link: WG-5413-08 NGD1952000
Who May Apply
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Nationwide (See Areas of Consideration), Texas Air Military Membership is required.
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5413 Fuel Distribution System Operating
Conditions of Employment
- Texas Air National Guard Membership is required.
- Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service.
- Federal employment suitability as determined by a background investigation.
- May be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
- This is a bargaining unit.
- Veteran's preference is not applicable in this agency.
- Baseline physical required within 90 days of employment.
Military Grades: Enlisted: E6 or below
Compatible Military Assignments: Applicant must be Duty AFSC assigned to a compatible position in accordance with statutes and National Guard Bureau regulations upon selection.
Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.
To qualify at the WG-08 grade level your resume must include relevant experience with beginning and ending dates of employment/experience reflecting at least 12 months experience or training working in activities such as large fuel depots or fuel farms with complex, interconnecting line and pipe arrangements, and frequent requirements for large scale movement and transfer of a variety of liquid fuels.
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 (https://www.sss.gov/RegVer/wfRegistration.aspx).
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TX 147th Attack Wing 14657 Sneider St Houston, TX US
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/479561500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.
Open & closing dates: 09/15/2017 to 10/13/2017
Salary: $23.14 to $26.98 per hour
Pay scale & grade: WG 8
Work schedule: Full-Time
Appointment type: Permanent