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Electroplater Worker

U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command Corpus Christi, TX
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Electroplater Worker
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##### Department of the Army

U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command

##### Corpus Christi Army Depot

Overview
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- ##### Open & closing dates

08/30/2019 to 09/10/2019

- ##### Service

Competitive

- ##### Pay scale & grade

WG 7

- ##### Salary

$23.98 to $31.14 per hour

- ##### Appointment type

Permanent

- ##### Work schedule

Full-Time

Location
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Many vacancies in the following location:

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Corpus Christi, TX

##### Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

##### Telework eligible

No

- Duties
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### Summary

**About the Position:** The mission of the Corpus Christi Army Depot
is to overhaul, repair, modify, retrofit, test and modernize
helicopters, engines and components for all services and foreign
military customers. Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD) is the Army's
Center of Industrial and Technical Excellence for Rotary Wing
Aviation Maintenance. We provide worldwide on-site maintenance
services, aircraft crash analysis, lubricating oil analysis, and
chemical, metallurgical and training support.

Learn more about this agency

### Responsibilities

- Inspect coated or plated areas for defects such as air bubbles
or uneven coverage.
- Use mathematical formulas to calculate necessary amperage,
voltage and plating time to produce required quality and
thickness of metallic coatings.
- Operate hoists to place work pieces onto machine feed carriages
or spindles.
- Use hands and arms to manipulate, handle, install, position, and
move materials.

### Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

##### Supervisory status

No

##### Promotion Potential

9

- #### Job family (Series)

3711 Electroplating

#### Similar jobs

- Metal Workers, All Other
- Workers, Metal, All Other

- Requirements
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### Conditions of Employment

- Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness
determination, as determined by a completed background
investigation.
- Position requires a pre-appointment physical examination.
- This position requires a personnel security background check.
- This position requires a yearly physical IAW 29 CFR
1910.124(h)(4), which requires employees who work with chromic
acid to have periodic examinations of their exposed body parts,
especially their nostrils.
- This position is covered by the Civilian Drug Testing Program.
Incumbent is required to sign a DA Form 5019-R, Condition of
Employment for certain civilian positions identified as critical
under the Drug Abuse Testing Program.
- If you misrepresent your experience/education, or provide
false/fraudulent information in/with your application, it may be
grounds for not hiring you or for firing you. Making false/
fraudulent statements also may be punishable by
fine/imprisonment
- These positions are for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd SHIFT.

### Qualifications

**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 Employees
- Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
- Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act
- Priority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP)
Eligible
- Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998




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 an Electroplater Worker without more than normal supervision. Use
established processes to plate, coat, and treat metal items. Adjust
solution levels, check solution temperatures, and make routine
settings and adjustments to electrolytic and chemical equipment.
Prepare parts by standard cleaning methods. Set up and provide
proper treatments and processes for the metal parts to be plated.
Use micrometers, calipers and/or other precision gages - 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
Supervision Screen Out
- Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes
blueprint reading)
- Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and Equipment
- Dexterity and Safety
- Knowledge of Metals
- Technical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)
- Use of Measuring Instruments



- **PHYSICAL EFFORT**: Work requires continuous use of both hands,
frequent standings, stooping, bending, reaching, and lifting.
Frequently handles objects weighting up to 35 pounds without
assistance, and over 35 pounds with assistance from another
worker or weight handling equipment.
- **WORKING CONDITIONS**: Works inside shop areas having adequate
light, ventilation, and safety controls. Exposed to acid
solutions, solvents, hot waxes, noxious fumes, and a variety of
caustic chemicals. Protection from exposure to burns, scalds,
and skin irritations often requires the worker to wear
uncomfortable safety equipment such as safety glasses, rubber
gloves, rubber aprons, goggles, face shields, or respirators.
Working conditions have been considered in the evaluation of
this position.

### Education

### Additional information

- Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a
Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service
Registration.
- 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Shifts will be filled with this recruitment.
- You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.
- Two year trial/probationary period may be required.
- Direct deposit of pay is required.
- This is a Career Program (CP) 17 - Material Maintenance
Management position.
- 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.
- Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.
- Salary includes applicable locality pay or Local Market
Supplement.
- 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.
- Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not
authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in
the Government interest.
- Further certification from this announcement may take place up
to 90 days beyond the closing date of this announcement.

### 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 r?sum? and supporting documentation will
be compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire
to determine your level of experience. If, after reviewing your
r?sum? 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
eligibility.

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.

Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP). If you are
a Federal employee in the competitive service and your agency has
notified you in writing that you are a displaced employee eligible
for ICTAP consideration, you may receive selection priority for this
position. To receive selection priority, you must: (1) meet ICTAP
eligibility criteria (2) be rated well-qualified for the position
and; (3) submit the appropriate documentation to support your ICTAP
eligibility. To be considered well-qualified and receive selection
priority applicants must satisfy all qualification requirements for
the position and receive a score of 90 or above. Additional
information about the program is on OPM's Career Transition
Resources website.

### Background checks and security clearance

##### Security clearance

Other

##### Drug test required

Yes

##### Position sensitivity and risk

Non-sensitive (NS)/Low Risk

##### Trust determination process

Suitability/Fitness

- Required Documents
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The documents you are required to submit vary based on the authority
you are using to apply (i.e., applying as a veteran, applying as a
current permanent Federal employee, applying as a reinstatement,
etc). Please review the following links to see which documents you
need to provide to prove your eligibility to apply: Applicant Merit
Checklist and Proof of Eligibility.

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 an incomplete application
package and you will not be considered any further.

1. Your resume:**

- Your resume may be submitted in any format and must support the
specialized experience described in this announcement.
- If your resume includes a photograph or other inappropriate
material or content, it will not be used to make eligibility and
qualification determinations and you may not be considered for
this vacancy.
- For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours
worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., HRS per week
and month/year to month/year or month/year to present). If your
resume does not contain this information, your application may
be marked as incomplete and you may not receive consideration
for this position.
- For additional information see: What to include in your resume.


2. Other **supporting documents:**
- Cover Letter, optional
- Most recent Performance Appraisal, if applicable
- **Proof of Eligibility to Apply:** Your application must include
the documents which **prove you are eligible to apply** for the
vacancy. The Proof of Eligibility document describes authorities
commonly used in merit promotion recruitment and what
document(s) are required to prove you meet the requirements of
the authority. You must meet the requirements of at least one of
the authorities listed in the **Who May Apply** section above to
receive further consideration.

NOTE: Documents submitted as part of the application package, to
include supplemental documents, may be shared beyond the Human
Resources Office. Some supplemental documents such as military
orders and marriage certificates may contain personal information
for someone other than you. You may sanitize these documents to
remove another person's personal information before you submit your
application. You may be asked to provide an un-sanitized version of
the documents if you are selected to confirm your eligibility.
#### If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution
recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be
credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the
attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting
institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this
vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may
affect the overall rating.

- Benefits
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A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a
comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your
family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to
make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal
benefits.

Review our benefits

Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold
and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent.
Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific
benefits offered.

- How to Apply
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To apply for this position, you must complete the online
questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the
**Required Documents** section above.

The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST)
on 09/10/2019 to receive consideration.

- To begin, click **Apply** to access the online application. You
will need to be logged into your USAJOBS account to apply. If
you do not have a USAJOBS account, you will need to create one
before beginning the application
(https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/10591335).
- Follow the prompts to **select your r?sum? and/or other
supporting documents** to be included with your application
package. You will have the opportunity to upload additional
documents to include in your application before it is submitted.
Your uploaded documents may take several hours to clear the
virus scan process.
- After acknowledging you have reviewed your application package,
complete the Include Personal Information section as you deem
appropriate and **click to continue with the application
process**.
- You will be taken to the online application which you must
complete in order to apply for the position. Complete the online
application, verify the required documentation is included with
your application package, and submit the application. **You must
re-select your resume and/or other documents from your USAJOBS
account or your application will be incomplete.**
- It is your responsibility to verify that your application
package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the
questionnaire) is complete, accurate, and submitted by the
closing date. Uploaded documents may take up to one hour to
clear the virus scan.
- Additional information on how to complete the online application
process and submit your online application may be found on the
USA Staffing Applicant Resource Center.

To verify the status of your application, log into your USAJOBS
account (https://my.usajobs.gov/Account/Login), all of your
applications will appear on the Welcome screen. The Application
Status will appear along with the date your application was last
updated. For information on what each Application Status means,
visit: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/how-to/application/status/.

### Agency contact information

### Army Applicant Help Desk

##### Phone

(000)000-0000

##### Email

USARMY.APG.CHRA-NE.MBX.APPLICANTHELP@MAIL.MIL

##### Website

https://portal.chra.army.mil/hr\_public?id=form\_public&sys\_id=-1&table=u\_application\_inquiry\_staging

##### Address

AA-APF-W0MUAA USA AMCOM CORPUS CHRISTI ARMY DEPOT
DO NOT MAIL
Corpus Christi, TX 78419
US

Learn more about this agency

### Next steps

If you provided an email address, you will receive an email message
acknowledging receipt of your application. Your application package
will be used to determine your eligibility, qualifications, and
quality ranking for this position. If you are determined to be
ineligible or not qualified, your application will receive no
further consideration.

- Fair & Transparent
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The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent.
Please read the following guidance.

### Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The 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.

- Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for federal employees & job
applicants

### Reasonable Accommodation Policy

Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants
with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application process should follow
the instructions in the job opportunity announcement. For any part
of the remaining hiring process, applicants should contact the
hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable
accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work
environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an
individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties
or receive equal access to job benefits.

Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide
reasonable accommodations when:

- An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an
equal opportunity to apply for a job.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform
the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive
equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and
office-sponsored events.

You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the
application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are
considered on a case-by-case basis.

Learn more about disability employment and reasonable accommodations
or how to contact an agency.

#### Legal and regulatory guidance

- Financial suitability
- Social security number request
- Privacy Act
- Signature and false statements
- Selective Service
- New employee probationary period

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to
apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/544340200. Only resumes
submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed
at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.

U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command

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