Army Installation Management Command Automotive Mechanic Helper NA-05 in Wiesbaden, Germany
Summary This position is located at USAG Wiesbaden Auto Skills Center. To better expedite the hiring process, we recommend including full contact information (name, address, phone number, email, etc.) for professional and personal references on your resume. Responsibilities Assists automotive mechanics in performance of maintenance and repair on all combustion powered vehicles. Helps with repairs that can be accomplished by removing, replacing, adjusting, or cleaning defective parts or components such as fouled spark plugs, worn brake shoes, water pumps, engine gaskets belts and hoses, etc. Under the direct supervision of the automotive mechanic or higher grade worker, removes and replaces with standard parts, items such as spark plugs, fan belts, starters, carburetors, fuel pumps, water pumps, mufflers, tail pipes, etc. Assists in making settings and adjustments such as setting distributor and voltage regulator points, gaping spark plugs, setting engine idle and time, and taking up on brakes. Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications 1. Posses a basic knowledge of automotive repair. 2. Ability to use standard and metric automotive hand and powered tools. 3. Ability tp operate a motor vehicle. 4. Ability to obtain by the start of employment, a valid driver's license. (Projected Start Date: 09/15/2021) 5. Ability perform work that requires standing, stooping, bending, stretching, crawling under vehicles, and working in tight spaces or tiring and uncomfortable positions. 6. Ability to lifts parts and equipment weighing up to 40 pounds on a frequent basis. 7. Ability to occasionally lifts items 50 pounds or more with mechanical devices or with assistance from other workers. Education Additional Information Area of Consideration: The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is local commuting area. Local commuting area is defined as within 60 miles of Wiesbaden, Germany. (Military Spouse Preference (MSP), Involuntarily Separated Military Preference (ISMP) and Family Member Preference eligible candidates are included in the area of consideration.) Manual Applications: If you are unable to apply online, you may submit your application package using a manual application method. Please contact the NAF Human Resources Office or representative listed on this job announcement to request a copy of the manual application form. All completed manual application forms (along with resume and other supporting documentation) must be received no later than 1500 CEST on 09/22/2021 in order to process your application in a timely manner. Please note that neglecting to respond to the job related questions may result in an ineligible rating. Allowances, Incentives, and PCS Costs: Payment Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government's interest. Allowances, differentials, or incentives will not be paid. Employment Overseas provides a lot of additional benefits & entitlements, for information click here Applicants must comply with the Exceptional Family Member Program, for information click here Please check out our Applicant Information Kit: It contains additional information applicants may find useful when applying for our jobs. (To view kit, click this URL: https://publicfileshare.chra.army.mil/Applicants/NAF%20Applicant%20Information%20Kit.pdf). (If URL does not work, copy and paste the URL into browser). Other: Additional referrals may be made from this vacancy announcement for up to 90 days after the closing date.