Job opening: EQUIPMENT SPECIALIST (INSTRUCTOR)
Salary: $86 001 - 111 802 per year
Published at: Sep 01 2023
Employment Type: Full-time
About the Position: This position is with US Army AMCOM TMDE located at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. Responsible for instructing the operation and calibration of a wide range of electronic test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment (TMDE)that requires specialized experience in Microwave, Radiation Detection, Indication, and Computation (RADIAC), optical, direct current/low frequency, physical, and geometric tolerance principles, techniques, and methodology.
Investigate and operate electronic test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment (TMDE).
Develop, collect, analyze, and evaluate technical calibration data to develop decisions and recommendations.
Review and evaluate automated and manual calibration procedures.
Operating and calibrating of a wide range of electronic test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment (TMDE).
Provide advanced technical principles, techniques, and methodologies used in the calibration and repair of TMDE in a small group environment, consisting of both hands-on and instructor-led training for up to 8 students in a small group environment.
Develop course content based on defined course objectives while providing adequate, accurate, and reliable course material.
Effectively review and evaluate automated and manual calibration procedures and provide input to engineers and management regarding the validity of the calibration procedures verses the calibration requirements.
Evaluate comments received from the field to determine validity of comments and required disposition while answering a wide variety of technical inquiries related to the equipment capability, applications, operation, and set-up procedures.
- Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
- This position requires completion of one year probationary period unless previously completed.
- This position requires Temporary Duty Travel at 25%.
- This position require Heavy lifting up to 50lbs.
- position is subject to a background investigation to determine your suitability for Federal employment.
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.
Current Department of Army Civilian EmployeesCurrent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS) Interchange AgreementDomestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceInteragency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Priority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998
In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. 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. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document.
One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service which includes operate and calibrate electronic test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment such as: direct current/low frequency, Microwave, Physical Dimensional, Optical/ Infra-red, and Radiation Detection, Indication, and Computation (Radiac); Determine calibration requirements to develop calibration procedures; Apply advanced technical principles, techniques, and methodologies in the calibration and repair of Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE); Develop training content and deliver training.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Curriculum DevelopmentOrganizational AwarenessProduction & SupportTechnical Data
Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-???????11).
- Address BK-APF-W1PLAA USA, AMCOM TMDE ACTIVITY
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Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898
- Name: Army Applicant Help Desk