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Army National Guard Units MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR (Title 32) in Springfield, 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 D1907000 and is part of the IL USPFO, National Guard. About the Position: Recruitment will continue until the position is filled.

Responsibilities

As a MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR (Title 32), WG-5703-6/7/8, you will transport supplies and equipment intrastate and interstate using a variety of wheeled vehicles to haul cargo and fuel, transport passengers, or to tow or recover equipment. Major Duties - This is NOT an all-inclusive list: Operate primarily straight-in-line trucks and/or truck tractors with semi-trailers which typically have an approximate gross vehicle weight of more than 32,000 pounds. Operate special purpose or auxiliary devices where a knowledge of such devices does not exceed the level of knowledge and skill required to operate the vehicle safely in complicated traffic situations. Couple and uncouple truck tractors and semi-trailers, or trucks and trailers, and connect and disconnect the air brakes and electrical lines. Maneuver vehicles within close tolerances when driving and backing over uneven ground, in narrow or congested areas, between buildings and other vehicles. Operate a vehicle's auxiliary pumping system and verify correct grade or mixture of fuel is pumped, that the receiving equipment is grounded and fuel tanks are not overfilled. Ensure all cargo is secured to prevent shifting or falling in transit and to minimize the possibility of vehicles of vehicle sway. Select the safest, most direct and legally allowed route to be followed and identify alternative routes to be used in the event of an emergency. Operate vehicles on interstate highways, winding roads, and steep grades and manipulate the dual braking system to prevent the semi-trailer or trailer from jackknifing. Assure cargo is properly loaded, distributed and secured. Ensure shipping and accounting documents are with the shipment and reflect actual condition, quantities, and type of material. Complete logbooks, maintenance records, reports, and other transportation documents for accurate accounting. Identify, inspect, and segregate equipment or material as it is received for obvious damage and needed repairs. Prepare and submit requests for over-dimensional permits to Defense Movement Coordinator for military movement involving military vehicles. Ensure transported items meet demilitarization standards and appropriate certification/verification accompanies the items. Perform warehouse work, as required, to include issuing, receiving, and inventorying equipment, supplies and materials. Load and unload trucks; store and pull warehouse stock; pack and unpack material; and repair or replace items on equipment. Operate electric, gasoline, or diesel-powered forklift trucks. Perform a variety of servicing and operator preventive maintenance work on assigned vehicles

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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 within the ILNG. The SECOND area of consideration will be all current Federal Employees. The THIRD area of consideration will be all Federal re-employment eligible. The FOURTH area of consideration will be applicants willing to become T32 Dual Status Technicians and gain ILNG membership. The FIFTH area of consideration will U.S. Citizens. Military Grades: Enlisted Only 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; and 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; and 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; and 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.

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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 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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