NAF United States Arkansas Jacksonville 72099 34.8957125 -92.13857610000002 United States
May 23, 2016Full time
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Demonstrates to patrons, as requested or directed, repairs to automotive equipment that can be accomplished by cleaning, reinstalling, or replacing parts or components and systems, such as fouled spark plugs, leaky wheel cylinders, corroded mufflers, and worn break shoes. Determines when various parts should be cleaned and/or replaced; exercises a knowledge of such processes; and provides basic instruction in the techniques of engine tune-up. When workload or situation demands, actually locates worn, dirty or poorly adjusted parts through visual check or use of a small variety of test equipment; for example timing lights, feeler gauges, and circuit testers. Completes needed repair and makes settings and adjustments, such as setting distributor and voltage regulator points, gaping spark plugs, setting engine idle, and turning and adjusting brakes. Uses a variety of common hand tools, such as wrenches, pliers, brakes tools, ignition tools, screwdrivers, etc. Assures that work performed by patrons or self conforms to specification in appropriate repair manuals. Assures that patrons observe fire, safety and good housekeeping practices. Keeps shop in orderly condition. Cleans shop area as required, or requests patrons to tidy up their own work areas. Issues parts and tools and accounts for same. Performs other related duties as assigned.QUALIFICATIONSMust have experience in the maintenance and repair of diesel and gasoline powered engines and automotive equipment. This experience must have provided a thorough knowledge of and the ability to remove, replace, clean, and install parts, components and accessories; determines when parts should be cleaned and reinstalled or replaced; basic understand of electricity and hydraulics and the skill to make adjustments and settings. Basic understand of on-board computer diagnostic systems, and other test equipment; skill in using basic automotive tools; read and interpret parts manuals and manufacturer’s repair manuals. Must be physically able to frequently lift, handle and carry objects weighing up to 40 pounds, and occasionally, with assistance objects weighing up to and over 50 pounds. Must be able to frequently stand, bend, stoop, crawl, and work in tight spaces for long periods of time. Must be able to satisfactorily complete a pre-employment physical. Must be able to satisfactorily complete a National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI). Must complete Occupational Health requirements (annual audiogram) as outlined on AF Form 2766 from Flight Medicine. This is a drug testing designated position. The incumbent is subject to random testing for drug use. "All Federal NAF Employees are required by PL 104-134 to have salary payments made by electronic funds transfer/direct deposit." EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER “This agency provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the agency. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.” EEO Policy StatementThe United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.