Air National Guard Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor, WS-8801-13, E7-E8, 16-415T in Tucson, Arizona

Air National Guard
1 vacancy in the following location:
  • Tucson, AZ
Work Schedule is Full Time - Indefinite

Opened Wednesday 10/12/2016 (12 day(s) ago)

** Closes Friday 10/28/2016 (4 day(s) away)

Job Overview




The mission of the Arizona National Guard Full-Time Force is to maintain properly trained and equipped units available for prompt mobilization for war, national or state emergency. For information about membership call: (602) 267-2311 (AIR).

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED – This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.

Open to current members of the Arizona Air National Guard, in the rank of E-7/MSgt promotable to E-8/SMSgt and current E-8/SMSgt. Applicants will maintain their current military assignment.

This job announcement is for employment as an Arizona Air National Guard Technician; a Federal/ Excepted Civil Service position. This is a dual-status technician job whereby you are required to maintain active membership in a National Guard unit/wing and are required to wear the military uniform at the workplace.


This position is located at the 162nd Wing, Tucson, AZ in the Maintenance Group. Work involves the overhaul of aircraft, including the disassembly, reassembly, and test phases of aircraft overhaul programs of fixed and rotary wing aircraft systems, airframes, components and assemblies, where the work requires substantive knowledge of the airframe and aircraft mechanical, pneudraulic, and/or electrical systems and their interrelationships. The purpose of this position is to supervise workers on a day-to-day or project-by-project basis, either directly or through one or more subordinate leaders, in accomplishing the work operations of the organizational segment or work shift and to perform associated nonsupervisory work.

Travel Required
  • Not Required
Relocation Authorized
  • No
Job Requirements
Key Requirements
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

APPOINTMENT FACTORS :This position is the Federal/Excepted Civil Service and is open to current members in the Arizona Air National Guard.Individual selected will receive an Indefinite Appointment

and may be converted to permanent based on availability of funds or position no longer being encumbered



Prior to appointment into this position, selectee must be a current member of the Arizona Air National Guard and be able to qualify for the following AFSC : 2AXXX or 2WXXX

Max Military Grade: E-8/SMSgt


Acceptance of a Federal Excepted technician position of over 179 days in length will cause termination from the Selected Reserve Incentive Program (BONUS). Individual selected will be required to take a pre-employment medical screening which will be paid for by the Agency.

Permanent Change of Station (PCS) funds are not available for this position.

This position is subject to rotating or night shift work.

QUALIFICATION:* Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor, WS-8801-13, E-7(promotable to E-8) and current E-8*

Specialized Experience: Must have at least 36 months experience, education or training providing general instructions for the accomplishment of assigned work operations with the limits of policies and basic production schedules set by management officials. Completed work is evaluated for effective and economical use of personnel, equipment, materials and methods to meet the production goals and quality standards.


  1. Ability assign and explain work requirements to subordinate supervisors and sets deadlines.

  2. Skills to analyze production, cost and personnel utilization records and makes adjustment in operations to correct problems.

  3. Ability to recommend promotion or assignment of subordinate supervisors and reviews personnel actions prepared by them.

  4. Knowledge to use various management tools and computer technologies to ensure effective control of work activities.

  5. Ability to participate in production meetings to set priorities in accomplishing the scheduled maintenance plan.

  6. Ability to hear and resolve grievances and ensures proper corrective action is taken.

Candidate must be a citizen of the United States

Direct Deposit of pay is mandatory.

Known Promotion Potential: None


For this job announcement the following documents are REQUIRED and must be COMPLETED WITH SIGNATURES:



  • Resume or Optional Form 612

  • Optional Form 306, declaration for Federal Employment* (WITH SIGNATURE)*

  • AZNG Form 335-2-R (Knowledge, Skill and Ability Supplement) or substantiating document that contains the listed KSA's in this announcement with your relevant experiences.

Additional Supporting Documentation: Report of Individual Personnel (RIP), other documentation that shows AFSC/ASVAB/Rank qualifications etc. (Optional but recommended)

Please click on the link below to review the TOP REASONS FOR DISQUALIFICATION

You may download the required forms from the Arizona National Guard Human Resources website at After you have completed the form, please submit using the upload instructions above listed above Option A.

To submit the documents requested follow the options listed above. Your resume, curriculum vitae, the Optional Application for Federal Employment (OF 612), or any other written format you choose to describe your job-related qualifications can be submitted electronically using the document upload process or fax. Please ensure that your resume contains your full name, address, phone and at least your last four digits of your social security number.

Security Clearance


Additional Information
What To Expect Next

Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgement email that your submission was successful. After a review of your complete application is made you will be notified of your rating and or referral to the hiring official. If further evaluation or interviews are required you will be contacted.

Instructions for answering the questions in the Occupational Questionnaire: If you are applying to this announcement by completing the OPM 1203-FX form instead of using the Online Application method, please use the following step-by-step instructions as a guide to filling out the required questionnaire. You will need to print the vacancy announcement and refer to it as you answer the questions. You may omit any optional information; however, you must provide responses to all required questions. Be sure to double check your application before submission.**


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Other Information

1. If you are a current excepted service Federal employee or former Federal employee who has reinstatement eligibility,you must submit a copy of your latest SF-50 "Notification of Personnel Action" and/or a copy of the SF-50 that reflects excepted service tenure, or you will not be considered under the merit promotion process. Also, you should submit your most recent performance appraisal.

2. All qualification requirements must be met prior to the closing date of this announcement. Additional information on the qualification requirements is outlined in the OPM Qualifications Standards Handbook of General Schedule Positions. It is available for your review in our office, in other Federal agency personnel offices, and on OPM's web site at .

3.* Please do not fax/email any applications or resumes to the Arizona National Guard Human Resource Office.* You must apply on-line or fax your application to the fax number listed on this announcement with the prescribed Cover Letter.

Salary Range: $33.81 to $39.44 / Per Hour

Series & Grade: WS-8801-13/13

Supervisory Status: Yes

Who May Apply: United States Citizens

Control Number: 453172000

Job Announcement Number: AZ16-415T-1823735