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Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Army Tank-Automotive and Armament Command (TACOM)
Physical Address

Anniston Army Depot, AL
Job Description

Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic

  1. Department of the Army

Army Tank-Automotive and Armament Command (TACOM)

  1. Directorate of Production (DP)-Component Subassembly Division


- ##### Open & closing dates

11/19/2018 to 02/07/2020

- ##### Service


- ##### Pay scale & grade

WG 9

- ##### Salary

$21.01 to $24.51 per hour

- ##### Appointment type

Term – 1 Year 1 Day

- ##### Work schedule



Many vacancies in the following location:


Anniston Army Depot, AL

  1. Relocation expenses reimbursed


  1. Telework eligible


- Duties

  1. Summary

About the Position: The Anniston Army Depot is located in
Anniston, Alabama in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountain chain
halfway between Atlanta, GA and Birmingham, AL just off
Interstate 20. The Depot is the largest employer in Calhoun County
with approximately 4000 employees.

Learn more about this agency

  1. Responsibilities

- Inspect a variety of hydraulic and components and assemblies for
combat and tactical vehicles, weapons control systems, bridge
launching vehicles and other similar mission material.
- Disassemble items, locates defective parts, repairs, modifies or
replaces as required.
- Utilize a variety of hand tools common to the trade and
precision instruments such as voltmeters, ampmeters, ohmmeter,
surface and depth gauges, dial indicators, torque wrenches,
levels, analyzers and meggers.
- Fabricate hydraulic lines, gaskets and cannibalizes parts and
components as required or as workload demands.
- Utilize and/or monitor the use of precision measuring equipment
and test devices to certify quality and reliability.
- Spot check work for compliance with instructions and/or other
similar technical publications, such as drawings,
specifications, and work orders.

  1. Travel Required

Not required

  1. Supervisory status


  1. Promotion Potential


- #### Job family (Series)

8255 Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic

- Requirements

  1. Conditions of Employment

- Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness
determination, as determined by a completed National Agency
Check and Inquiries (NACI) background investigation.
- This position requires a physical upon entering the position and
- This position requires shift work to provide coverage on
evenings, weekends, holidays, or special situations.

  1. Qualifications

Who May Apply: US Citizens

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; religious; spiritual; community; student; social).
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including
volunteer experience.

There is no specific length of training or experience required.
However, you must be able to demonstrate, through experience shown
in your written application materials that you possess the
sufficient knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform
the work of this position without more than normal supervision.

Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work
of a(n) Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic~ without more than normal
supervision. Repairs, rebuilds, modify and adjust a variety of
hydraulic and pneumatic components and assemblies of related
equipment. Rebuild electrical motors at switches directly related to
the hydraulic units; correct malfunctions on a variety of hydraulic
and other fluid systems and their associated components; perform
liquid penetrant check and magnetic particle tests of parts and
components. – Failure to meet this Screen out Element will result in
an ineligible rating.

- Ability To Do The Work Of The position Without More Than Normal

- Physical Effort: Work involves sitting, standing, stooping,
bending and working in tiring positions. Constantly lifts items
weighing 15-25 pounds and occasionally is required to lift items
in excess of 45 pounds.
- Working Conditions: Work is performed in building that is
moderately heated, lighted and ventilated. Work is dirty and
greasy and incumbent is exposed to cuts, bruises and abrasions
from use of tools, equipment and air pressure. Is required to
wear safety shoes.

  1. Education

Substitution of education is not applicable for this position.

  1. Additional information

This position is a TERM position. It is temporary and may be
extended up to a maximum of eight years. This position may be
converted to permanent career or career-conditional appointment
without further competition as long as all requirements are met and
a conversion opportunity exists. To be eligible for conversion,
employee must complete at least 2 years of current continuous
service under a term appointment in the competitive service AND
employee must have a current performance rating under such term
appointment of at least fully successful or equivalent.

- Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a
Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service
- You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.
- One year trial/probationary period may be required.
- Direct Deposit of Pay is required.
- Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department
of Defense referral system for displaced employees.
- If you have retired from federal service and you are interested
in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in
the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet.
- This is a Career Program (CP) 17 position.
- Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.
- Salary includes applicable locality pay or Local Market
- If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you
do not have in electronic form, view the following link for
information regarding an Alternate Application.

  1. How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the
qualifications above.

Once the announcement has closed, a review of your application
package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the
questionnaire) will be used to determine whether you meet the
qualification requirements listed on this announcement. If you are
minimally qualified, your résumé and supporting documentation will
be compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire
to determine your level of experience. If, after reviewing your
résumé and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that
you have inflated your qualifications and/or experience, you may
lose consideration for this position. Please follow all instructions
carefully when applying, errors or omissions may affect your

You should list any relevant performance appraisals and incentive
awards in your resume as that information may be taken into
consideration during the selection process. If selected, you may be
required to provide supporting documentation.

  1. Background checks and security clearance
  1. Security clearance


  1. Drug test required


- Required Documents

The documents you are required to submit vary based on whether or
not you are eligible for preference in federal employment. A
complete description of preference categories and the associated
required documents is in the Applicant Checklist (External).

As described above, your complete application includes your resume,
your responses to the online questionnaire, and documents which
prove your eligibility to apply. **If you fail to provide these
documents, you will be marked as having a

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