Army National Guard Units (Title 32) FABRIC WORKER in Lakehurst, New Jersey
Army National Guard Units (Title 32)
1 vacancy in the following location:
- Lakehurst, NJ
Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent
Opened Wednesday 9/21/2016 (28 day(s) ago)
** Closes Monday 10/24/2016 (5 day(s) away)
THE NEW JERSEY ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
FEDERAL TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
THIS IS A MILITARY POSITION
NJ 16-154 VIN# 1789102
FABRIC WORKER, WG-3105-09, PD# D1210000
CSMS# 1, Lakehurst, New Jersey
Starting Salary: $25.26 PH
Salary Range: $25.26 - $29.50 PH
OPENING DATE CLOSING DATE
* 21 SEPTEMBER 2016 24 OCTOBER 2016*
AREA OF CONSIDERATION:
AREA I: All New Jersey Army National Guard (NJARNG) Technicians
AREA II: All Members of the New Jersey Army National Guard (NJARNG)
If the individual selected is currently on a title 10 tour no action can be taken until he/she is released from tour.
*APPOINTMENT STATUS: ( X ) EXCEPTED *
This is a Dual Status Excepted Service Technician position in the New Jersey Army National Guard
* ( ) OFFICER ( ) WARRANT OFFICER ( X ) ENLISTED*
MINIMUM RANK: PFC/E-3 MAXIMUM RANK: SFC/E-7
APPLICANTS ABOVE THE MAXIMUM RANK:
Applicants with an enlisted rank that exceeds the maximum advertised rank for the position may be considered. Applicant must provide a statement with their resume/application which indicates their willingness to accept a reduction in military rank. If selected, reduction in military rank is required to prevent grade inversion.
*MILITARY POSITION: *Any unit in the New Jersey Army National Guard.
- NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP STATUS:* ** Employment in this position requires concurrent military assignment to a compatible military position in the New Jersey National Guard in one of the following military specialty codes:
* CMF: 91*
NOTE: THE INDIVIDUAL SELECTED HAS TWO YEARS TO OBTAIN ADVERTISED AFSC/MOS.
- LEVEL OF CLEARANCE/INVESTIGATION:* N/A
SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTORS: N/A
- PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:* Requires a physical profile: 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2
* A pre-placement physical will be required for anyone selected for this position. Placement into the position will not be made until results are received.*
SELECTING OFFICIAL: SFC Scott Cook, Allied Trades Supervisor
The following list of duties is not conclusive but provides a brief snapshot of the duties that may be required for this position: A copy of the complete position description is available in the Human Resource Office.
*MAJOR DUTIES: * Fabricates canvas covers, tarpaulins, and other canvas and leather items that are difficult to plan, lay out, construct, and fit because of figure irregularities, uncommon shapes and sizes, unusual designs, or intricately constructed parts. Replaces hardware on canvas and webbing. Repairs worn or damaged leather equipment and attachments. Repairs or replaces upholstery on tactical, commercial, and combat vehicles and equipment. Cleans, maintains, and makes necessary adjustments to tools and power sewing machines used.
- Occasional Travel
- Occasional Travel Maybe Required
- Must become a member of the New Jersey Army National Guard.
BONUS/INCENTIVE RECIPIENTS: If you are currently receiving any type of incentive such as, bonus, student loan repayment, or GI Bill kicker, these incentives will stop effective on the first day of full time employment with the National Guard. Contact your Education Services Office with any questions and to determine if you will incur a debt.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: APPLICANT MUST PROVIDE A COPY OF A CURRENT UNEXPIRED STATE VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE.
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience or training which demonstrates the ability to take measurements, make patterns and layouts, mark, cut, fit and sew or cement parts together, using hand or power tools and equipment and knowledge of fabrics and constructions methods.
Please address the following Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA's) in your resume: Applicants who meet the eligibility requirements will be further evaluated on the following KSAs considered essential to perform the duties and responsibilities of this position.
*SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have 18 months of experience in the following: *
ABILITYin reading and interpreting designs and blueprints, technical manuals, and prints, and drawing individual patterns, making alterations or adjustments to difficult patterns.
ABILITY in computing dimensions, lay out circles, angles, curves and irregular shapes.
ABILITY to plan, lay out, alter and construct different, new or one-of-a-kind items.
SKILL in applying mathematical principles such those used in the calculation and measurement of fabric.
SKILL in operating, repairing, and maintaining sewing machines, punch presses and other related equipment.
ABILITYin using a variety of hand and power tools and measuring devices such as flexible measuring tapes, straight and curved rules, protractors, compasses, dividers, squares, patterns and templates.
SUBSTITUTION FOR SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: N/A
If using education to qualify for this position OR education is a MANDATORY requirement to meet qualifications, you MUST submit copies of college transcripts along with your application/resume prior to the closing date of the vacancy. If selected for the position, prior to your appointment, you will be required to request certified official transcripts be sent directly from the college or university that identify each course, the college or university, semester or quarter hours earned and grade.
APPLICANTS MUST PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS WITH THEIR RESUME:
Current Resume (name on resume must match current military ID or Driver's License)
Current valid unexpired state Driver's License
ANG/AIR FORCE: Current Records Review Record (RIP)
ARNG/Army: Current Personal Qualifications Report (PQR)
DD214 for applicants who are separated from military service. This includes anyone who is no longer in the military.
Applicant must provide a copy of printout from JPAS. Applicant can obtain this from their Unit JPAS Manager
Other branches of military service equivalent military personal information that will provide current military rank, ASVAB Scores, clearance level etc.
What To Expect Next
Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgement email that your submission was successful. After a review of your complete application is made you will be notified of your rating and or referral to the hiring official. If further evaluation or interviews are required you will be contacted.
Instructions for completing the OPM 1203-FX:
If you are applying to this announcement by completing the OPM 1203-FX form instead of using the Online Application method, please use the following step-by-step instructions as a guide to filling out the required questionnaire. You will need to print the vacancy announcement and refer to it as you answer the questions. You may omit any optional information; however, you must provide responses to all required questions. Be sure to double check your application before submission.
The following Web addresses are provided for your reference to explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees.
Main site for new federal employees - http://www.opm.gov/insure/newemploy/index.asp
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Leave - Most Federal employees earn both annual and sick leave. For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/oca/leave/index.asp
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Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.
* Under 5 USC 2108& 5CFR 211, Veteran's Preference criteria does not apply.*
* Permanent Change of Stations (PCS) not authorized.*
Financial Suitability - It is the policy of the government not to deny employment simply because an individual has been unemployed or has had financial difficulties that have arisen through no fault of the individual. Information about an individual's employment experience will be used only to determine the person's qualifications and to assess his or her relative level of knowledge, skills,and abilities. Although an individual's personal conduct may be relevant in any employment decision, including conduct during periods of unemployment or evidence of dishonesty in handling financial matters, financial difficulty that has arisen through no fault of the individual will generally not itself be the basis of an unfavorable suitability or fitness determination.
Salary Range: $25.26 to $29.50 / Per Hour
Series & Grade: WG-3105-09/09
Supervisory Status: No
Who May Apply: US Citizens and Non Citizens
Control Number: 451062800
Job Announcement Number: NJ 16-154 (1789102)