FULL-TIME NATIONAL GUARD DUTY COUNTERDRUG (FTNGDCD) TOUR

OPEN TO: Current members of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard

POSITION TITLE: Aviation Maintainer

LOCATION OF POSITION: Fort Indiantown Gap, PA

MINIMUM ALLOWABLE GRADE: E4 MAXIMUM GRADE AUTHORIZED: E6

MOS/AFSC: 15T

OPENING DATE: 15 MAR 18 CLOSING DATE: 13 APR 18

Application must be received in full by close of business 13 APR 2018 to be considered.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

• Individual must pass urinalysis, pass service-specific military physical fitness test and height and weight standards complete a PHA or equivalent (medically qualified for active duty assignment).

• Must have basic computer skills (email, PowerPoint, Word).

• Must have initiative and the ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.

• Must possess skills related to writing, organization, flexibility, time management, and problem solving.

• Must possess a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

•  Must have good verbal and written communication skills.

• Must have an FAA Mechanic Airframe and Power plant Certification.

 

Equal Opportunity:

Consideration for placement and evaluation of qualification will be made on a fair and equitable basis without regard to race, religion, color, lawful political affiliation, marital status, sex, or national origin.

 

MILITARY REQUIREMENTS:

• Counterdrug (FTNGDCD) tour from approximately 01 May 2018 until 30 September 2018. Subject to availability of funds.

• Tours may be continued depending on the availability of funding, member’s performance, and our customers’ needs. Urinalysis testing is required upon entry to active duty, and personnel are subject to periodic testing while on active duty. These requirements are in addition to testing by units of assignment during IDT/IAD under the Army/Air Force SAP.

• While on FTNGDCD orders, individual must maintain satisfactory military membership (i.e., attend inactive duty training, annual training) with their unit of assignment.

• Criminal records checks are conducted on all applicants, and a security screening may be required by supported agencies. Unfavorable results may lead to removal from the CJTF.

• National Guard members participating in the Counterdrug Support Program are required to comply with state laws and with DoD 5500.7-R. Members are required to uphold the highest standards of conduct and personal appearance. Outside employment, associations and off-duty conduct/activities must be consistent with federal directives on ethics and with state and federal conflict of interest policies. Outside employment will require written approval of CDC according to para 8-25 of this regulation.

• The location of the member’s unit of assignment must be within a reasonable commuting distance from the assigned Counterdrug duty station, or the member’s home of record. 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

The Pennsylvania Counterdrug Joint Task Force provides skilled National Guard personnel, advanced technology, and superior facilities to support the training of law enforcement and community based organization personnel to respond to the widespread drug threat. More specific information is available at http://pacdo.counterdrug.org/index.php/employment.

 

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:

• Aircraft maintainer for all Counterdrug Aviation aircraft.

• Ensure all aircraft maintenance is performed on time and to standard.

• Ensure Counterdrug Aviation aircraft-specific equipment such as “Nightsun”, “Wolfsburg”, and “Wescam” are prepared for all missions at a moment’s notice.

• Ensure Counterdrug Aviation OIC and pilots are informed of any changes to aircraft status.

•  Support all federal and state contingency operations as needed.

• Travels and supports aircraft from remote locations as needed.

• Prepares for all CPE, IG, and DES inspections as needed.

• Other duties as assigned.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Submit the following:

• CD Form 2, Personnel Profile Sheet/Commander’s Recommendation

• DD Form 0369, Background Check

• NGB 34-1 AGR Application

• Resume with 3 references

• DA 1058-R, Application

• RPAMS Statement

• Orders Query

• Individual Medical Record (IMR) Printout

• DA Form 705 (APFT Score Card showing last two tests)

• ARNG 1058-1R Checklist

• JPAS Statement

• Last 3 OERS/NCOERS (Army only)

• SF 600 with Pregnancy Test Results (Females only)

 

Forward application to the Pennsylvania Counterdrug Joint Task Force, Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, Attn: SSG Heather Himeback, Building 8-47, FTIG, Annville, PA 17003-5002.

Applications can also be uploaded directly to the PA Counterdrug Joint Task Force website by going to http://pacdo.counterdrug.org/index.php/employment.

POINTS OF CONTACT:

Questions regarding this announcement may be referred to SSG Heather Himeback, Phone: (717) 861-2336, Fax: (717) 861-8379, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; SFPFC Darian Stripe, Phone: (717) 861-2424, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The expected duration of the selection process is approximately 15-30 days after the closing date and includes an interview, required testing, and verification of submitted documentation. Start date may be adjusted to reflect this.