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Air National Guard Units MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR (Title 32) in Peoria, Illinois

Summary

THIS IS A NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION. This National Guard position is for a MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR (Title 32), Position Description Number D1961000 and is part of the IL 182 AW, National Guard.

Responsibilities

As a MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR (Title 32), WG-5703-6/7/8, you will perform a variety of duties relating to materiel distribution activities, including organic ground transportation for cargo and personnel. Major Duties - This is NOT an all-inclusive list: Receive, in-check, route, and move parts, assemblies, components, and on-base turn-ins into and out of industrial shops. Examine items received to verify part numbers, identify, correct quantities, condition, and destination. Identify, inspect, and segregate equipment or material as it is received for obvious damage and needed repairs and initiating discrepancy reports. Ensure accountability, complete log books, maintenance records, reports, and other transportation documents for accurate accounting. Interpret packing manuals and specifications and determine containers, protective devices, cushioning materials, methods, and techniques needed for packing a variety of tools, parts, equipment, and other items. Select the proper type of grade of wood, Masonite, plastic, or other materials needed and plan how to best utilize materials available. Determine proper identification, marking, labeling, and inclusion of shipping documents and special handling instructions on all shipments. Determine freight shipping requirements consistent with efficiency and transportation priorities. Contact local carriers for rates and arrange for pickup and delivery services ensuring the consolidation of shipments when necessary. Procure military and commercial passenger travel reservations and prepare travel documents. Operate primarily straight-in-line trucks which typically have an approximate gross vehicle weight of more than 32,000 pounds. Operate truck tractors with semi-trailers or full trailers to transport personnel or pick up and delver supplies, materials, or equipment. Couple and uncouple truck tractor and semi-trailer or truck and trailer, and connect and disconnect the air brakes and electrical lines. Drive fork lift trucks over wood, concrete, or similar type floors through narrow aisles in buildings and in such confined spaces as railroad cars or trucks. Drive one or more types of trucks to include pickup, panel, and flatbed trucks, which typically have a gross vehicle weight of 10,000 pounds or less on local and public roads at highway speeds. Ensure procedures are followed when working with dangerous and hazardous cargo such as ammunition, radioactive, and corrosive material.

Requirements

Conditions of Employment

Qualifications

AREA OF CONSIDERATION: The areas of considerations for this position, Title 32 Excepted Service (32 U.S. Code ยง 709), will be in the following manner and sequence, The FIRST area of consideration for this position will be all excepted permanent and indefinite temporary technicians in the Peoria Air National Guard at Wayne A. Downing International Airport. The SECOND area of consideration will be all members of the Illinois Air National Guard. The THIRD area of consideration will be all those eligible for membership in the Illinois Air National Guard. Military Grades: Enlisted Only - May not exceed the rank of MSgt. GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Must possess experience or training which demonstrates the ability to follow instructions and safely operate the type of equipment required to accomplish the duties of the position. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: WG-08 Level - Must possess at least 12 months experience or training which demonstrates the ability to operate one or more motor vehicles including platform trucks, van trucks, fuel trucks, stake trucks, dump trucks, and trash removal trucks which typically have an approximate gross vehicle weight of more than 11,700 kilograms (26,000 pounds) and up to 14,400 kilograms (less than 32,000 pounds); experience operating vehicles and tractors, some of which may be equipped with special-purpose powered equipment: experience operating platform, van, stake and dump trucks, refueling vehicles passenger buses or ambulance buses. WG-07 Level - Must possess at least 9 months experience or training which demonstrates the ability to operate one or more motor vehicles including platform trucks, van trucks, fuel trucks, stake trucks, dump trucks, and trash removal trucks which typically have an approximate gross vehicle weight of more than 11,700 kilograms (26,000 pounds) and up to 14,400 kilograms (less than 32,000 pounds); experience operating vehicles and tractors, some of which may be equipped with special-purpose powered equipment: experience operating platform, van, stake and dump trucks, refueling vehicles passenger buses or ambulance buses. WG-06 Level - Must possess at least 6 months experience or training which demonstrates the ability to operate and perform operator maintenance on one or more motor vehicles including platform trucks, van trucks, stake trucks, dump trucks, ambulances or patient transport vehicles, passenger shuttle vans, and cargo vans which typically have an approximate gross vehicle weight of more than 4,500 kilograms (10,000 pounds) and up to 11,700 kilograms (26,000 pounds); experience demonstrating the ability to operate and perform operator maintenance on one or more classes of motor vehicles including pickup trucks, panel trucks, flatbed trucks, carryalls, sedans crew cab pickup trucks and HUMVEE; experience to start, stop and maneuver assigned equipment; and experience annotating logs and records. 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). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Verbiage displayed on your resume or application must contain your own words. You may refer to position descriptions, i.e. the general and specialized experience located within the vacancy announcement, to assist with describing work experiences; however, resumes or applications received in verbatim will not be considered. In your resume you will need to address the general and specialized experience listed below. Please use as much detail as needed, giving dates (months and years) of the experience, position title and how the experience was gained. This information is needed to determine if you are qualified for the position.

Education

Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone. No substitution of education for experience is permitted for this occupational series and grade.

Additional Information

If you are needing some extra information regarding Federal Resumes, you should consider the additional resources provided on IL HRO Staffing's Page: https://gko.portal.ng.mil/states/IL/fed_staff/hro/TechStaffing/SitePages/Home.aspx If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/1959 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency (https://www.sss.gov/RegVer/wfRegistration.aspx). 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.

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