SMALL ARMS REPAIRER


Vacancy ID: 755434   Announcement Number: SW26610-05-755434QH462539   USAJOBS Control Number: 328071400

Social Security Number

Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is:  755434
1. Title of Job

SMALL ARMS REPAIRER
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

5. Employment Availability

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

Have you received any Voluntary Separation Incentive Payment (VSIP) from the Federal Government within the last 5 years?


8. Other Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

05

11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

13. Test Location

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

14. Veteran Preference Claim

List any campaign badges and/or expeditionary medals received.  Examples:  Southwest Asia Service Medal Purple Heart, etc (limited to 300 characters)
15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

If currently active duty in the U.S. Military, provide anticipated date of separation/retirement or start of terminal leave (mm/dd/yyyy):


Type of Discharge and/or anticipated Type of Discharge:

If retired from the military provide your rank and the date of retirement:


If retired because of a service connected disability, transferred to the permanent disability retirement list, or currently receiving compensation for a service connected disability, indicate the percentage of the disability:


Date of your last VA Letter or other Armed Forces Disability Letter (mm/dd/yyyy):


16. Availability Date

17. Service Computation Date

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

18. Other Date Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

19. Job Preference

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

20. Occupational Specialties

001 SMALL ARMS REPAIRER

21. Geographic Availability

062351053 Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey, CA

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

24. Personal Background Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

Please accurately identify your level of experience and demonstrated capability when completing this questionnaire as your responses, resume and supporting documents will be reviewed for accuracy. You will be asked at the end of this questionnaire to certify your entire application as true and accurate.

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for appointment and referral consideration. Please indicate those eligibilities for which you are eligible and would like to be considered. You will only be considered under eligibilities that you select and provide requested supporting information either below or within your resume. If you do not meet at least one of the eligibilities below, you are not eligible to be considered for this position. For additional information, definitions and supporting documentation requirements see the list of appointing eligibilities listed at Common Hiring Authorities. Please note that documentation (e.g., SF-50's or DD-214s) will be requested if you are selected to verify your eligibility.

1. Current Permanent Federal Civilian Employee - I am currently employed as a permanent career or career-conditional (Tenure 1 or 2 in box 24 of SF-50) federal employee in the competitive service. Note: Your resume MUST include your position title, pay plan, series, grade level and dates of employment for all applicable federal work experiences.

A. Yes
B. Not applicable, OR I do not wish to be considered under this eligibility.

2. Current Department of Defense Employee - I am currently employed in the Department of Defense (Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, etc) as a permanent career or career-conditional (Tenure 1 or 2 in box 24 of SF-50) employee in the competitive service (Will show a 1 in Block 34 of SF-50). Note: Your resume MUST include your position title, pay plan, series, grade level and dates of employment for all applicable federal work experiences.

A. Yes
B. Not applicable, OR I do not wish to be considered under this eligibility.

3. Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) - I am a veteran who served substantially 3 or more years of continuous active duty in the military - OR - I am a preference eligible; AND I was discharged under honorable conditions. Visit http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx for veterans' preference eligibility requirements. Note: Ensure that you have answered all applicable veterans' questions in both the Eligibility Information and Other Information sections of this questionnaire.

A. Yes
B. Not applicable, OR I do not wish to be considered under this eligibility.

4. Reinstatement- I was formerly employed as a permanent federal civilian employee in the competitive service, but I am NOT now. Note: Your resume MUST include a work experience with position title, pay plan, series, grade level and dates of employment that supports previous federal employment and your reinstatement eligibility.

A. Yes
B. Not applicable, OR I do not wish to be considered under this eligibility.

5. Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) - I am a current or former federal employee displaced from a position in a Non-DoD federal agency (e.g., IRS, VA, Dept of Labor, etc.) in the same local commuting area of the vacancy. I have a current (or last) performance rating of record of at least fully successful or the equivalent. Applicants eligible under ICTAP are provided priority selection for vacancies within the local commuting area for which they apply and are well qualified. NOTE: If you indicate "yes" for this statement, you must submit copies of the appropriate documentation, such as a reduction in force (RIF) separation notice, SF-50 reflecting your RIF separation, or a notice of proposed removal for declining a directed reassignment or transfer of function to another commuting area. You must also submit documentation to reflect your current (or last) performance rating of record.

A. Yes
B. Not applicable, OR I do not wish to be considered under this eligibility.

6. Annuitant - I am currently receiving an annuity for service as a federal civil servant. If selected, I would be serving as a re-employed annuitant.

A. Yes
B. Not applicable

7. I am registered in the DoD Priority Placement Program (PPP) Military Spouse Preference Program (Program S) for the series, grade and location covered by this announcement.

A. Yes
B. Not Applicable

LAUTENBERG AMENDMENT

This section will be used to determine your suitability for this position. Select the response below that best describes your current and/or past history of domestic violence. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THIS SECTION WILL RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING.

1. This position is covered by the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Amendment (30 Sep 06) of the Gun Control Act (Lautenberg Amendment) of 1968. An individual convicted of a qualifying crime of domestic violence may not perform the duties of this position.

A. I HAVE NOT been convicted of a crime of domestic violence.
B. I HAVE been convicted of a crime of domestic violence.

DRIVER'S LICENSE

This section will be used to determine your ability and willingness to accept certain conditions of employment or meet certain requirements of the position. Respond yes or no to the following statement. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THIS SECTION WILL RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING.

2. I have a valid, current state driver's license.

A. Yes
B. No

BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION

This section will be used to determine your ability and willingness to accept certain conditions of employment or meet certain requirements of the position. Respond yes or no to the following statement. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THIS SECTION WILL RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING.

3. I am able and willing to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance.

A. Yes
B. No

COMMERCIAL DRIVERS LICENSE

Please respond "Yes" or "No" to the following statements. NOTE: You are encouraged to submit a copy of your Driver's License or certificate(s) along with your resume.

4. I am willing to obtain a Commercial Drivers License HAZMAT endorsement within the prescribed period.

A. Yes
B. No


ABILITY TO DO THE WORK OF THE POSITION WITHOUT MORE THAN NORMAL SUPERVISION (SCREEN-OUT ELEMENT)

5. Read all of the statements below, then select the response that best describes your highest level of experience and/or training. (If you select A, B or C, your resume should be able to support your claim; otherwise, you will receive a lowered or ineligible rating.)

A. I am able to perform the most difficult and complex Small Arms Repairer tasks including the ability to determine the best method to correct malfunctions, and the skill to fit and adjust mechanical parts and assemblies as an expert with a high degree of independence.
B. I am able to perform the full range of Small Arms Repairer tasks including the accountability, issue, receipt, cleanliness, minor maintenance, and serviceability of all ammunition on my own initiative under general supervision subject to occasional inspection.
C. I am able to perform common Small Arms Repairer tasks including cleaning, maintenance, and inventory of weapons. I work under close supervision of a work leader or journey-level (Position Title) who observes tasks in progress and upon completion to make sure they are properly performed.
D. I am able to perform simple Armament tasks, but I know little or nothing about Small Arms Repairer work. I do not have on-the-job training or experience in the area.

KNOWLEDGE OF EQUIPMENT ASSEMBLY, INSTALLATION, REPAIR ETC.

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from
the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the
oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and
Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

Do not overstate or understate your level of experience and demonstrated capability. You should be aware that your ratings are subject to evaluation and verification based on the resume and other relevant documents you submit, as well as through verification of references as appropriate. Later steps in the selection process are specifically designed to verify your stated level of experience and demonstrated capability. Deliberate attempts to falsify information may be grounds for not selecting you or for dismissing you from the position following acceptance.

A- I know little or nothing about this.
B- I have had study or I have had training, but have not used it on the job.
C- I have applied my knowledge to do routine jobs, but I have been closely supervised for more difficult jobs.
D- I have used my knowledge or ability on my own, under general supervision.
E- I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called upon to do unusually complex jobs.

6. Disassemble weapons to perform minor maintenance.

7. Inspect weapons visually to check the operation of mechanisms for malfunctions (e.g. bolt action, trigger tensions, and sights).

8. Check repair weapons to assure safety and accuracy of operation.

9. Reassemble weapons, subassemblies, and other components using instructions and guides.

10. Inspect weapon parts to determine if replacement is necessary.

TECHNICAL PRACTICES (THEORETICAL, PRECISE, ARTISTIC)

11. Perform inventories of equipment and /or items to control supply.

12. Alert appropriate personnel of discrepancies in equipment inventories.

13. Reorder items or equipment for stock replenishment.

14. Wear protective clothing and equipment to comply with safety regulations.

15. Maintain a tidy area for cleaning and repairing of weapons.

USE OF MEASURING INSTRUMENTS

16. Perform checks for weapons using appropriate tools and measuring devices to ensure proper operation.

17. Inspect weapons using appropriate tools and equipment to determine when weapon parts are worn or damaged beyond acceptable standards.

18. Check tools and equipment for functionality and availability.

ABILITY TO INTERPRET INSTRUCTIONS, SPECIFICATIONS, ETC. (INCLUDES BLUEPRINTS READING)

19. Transports small quantities of weapons, ammunition, or explosives to various sites.

20. Read technical manuals, specification sheets, and drawings to disassemble, clean, and maintain a variety of small arms, automatic pistols, shotguns, and rifles.

21. Assemble small arms in accordance with the instructions to check for proper action.

ABILITY TO USE AND MAINTAIN TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT

22. Perform repairs such as replacing wooden handles on handsaws, changing blades on power saws, and greasing and oiling powered hand equipment to maintain full performance of tools.

23. Adjust assembled weapons using selected tools to meet the requirements set out in the instructions.

24. Clean weapons to meeting standard operating procedures.

TROUBLE SHOOTING

25. Perform test fires on pistols, rifles and machine guns to diagnose malfunctions.

26. Perform test firing on weapons to determine functionality, targeting and accuracy, and cyclic rate of fire timing.

27. Examine weapons for defects, mechanical misalignment, and malfunctions.

CERTIFICATION STATEMENT

28. Your ratings in this Occupational Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification based on the documents and references you submit. Deliberate attempts to falsify or inflate your responses may be grounds for not referring you.

Please take this opportunity to review your rating to ensure the accuracy of your answers and that they are supported by your resume. Failure to agree to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for the position.

A. YES, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation does not support one or more of my responses to the questionnaire that my application may be rated lower and/or I may be removed from further consideration.

B. NO, I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.