GROUNDMAN


Vacancy ID: 778538   Announcement Number: CRPA 06-13   USAJOBS Control Number: 330606800

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is: 778538


1. Title of Job

GROUNDMAN


2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

Please answer the following Employment Availability Questions by selecting either Yes or No.


6. Citizenship

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

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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00

11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

The occupational specialty will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one occupational specialty code for this position. The specialty code for this position is:


001 Groundman

21. Geographic Availability

The geographic location code will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are intrested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


040332021 Oracle, AZ

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

WARNING STATEMENT:  Do not overstate or understate your level of experience and demonstrated capability.  Should you 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.

1.

Are you submitting Form BIA-4432, Verification of Indian Preference for Employment in the Bureau of Indian Affairs, to claim Indian Preference?  Note: You must include and upload your Form BIA-4432. As outlined in the vacancy announcement, this is the ONLY Indian Preference Verification Form that will be accepted.

A. Yes.
B. No.

2.

Are you submitting your most recent SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action, to verify you are a current status employee or a former employee with Reinstatement eligibility?  Note: You must include and upload your latest SF-50 to verify transfer or reinstatement eligibility.

A. Yes.
B. No.

3.

Are you a veteran and submitting a DD-214, Certificate of Release or Honorable Discharge from Active Duty, to verify Veteran's Preference claimed?  Note: You must include and upload your DD-214, if claiming 5 pt. or 10 pt. preference and Standard Form 15 including the required supporting documentation, if claiming 10 pt. preference.

A. Yes.
B. No.

4.

The incumbent of this position will be/is required, to operate a government-owned or leased motor vehicles in the performance of duties, therefore, a valid Class ‘A’ Commercial Driver's License is required.

A. I certify that I possess a valid Class 'A' Commercial Driver's License.
B. I do not currently possess a Class 'A' Commercial Driver's License, however I am willing to obtain a Class 'A' Commercial Driver's License within 6 months, of being hired.
C. I do not possess a valid Driver's License.

Element# 1:  Ability to do the work of the position without more than normal supervision. (Screen-out)

     Description:  Ability to work independently, make decisions, plan operations, show job responsibility, exercise initiative, etc.

5. I have the ability to aid in construction, make decisions, show job responsibility, exercise initiative, Determine priorities, and the most effective steps to complete assignments and maintain time schedules.

A. Yes, I have performed the duties described above.
B. No, I have not performed the duties described above.

Element# 2-B:  Knowledge of Electrical Equipment

    Description:  Ability to work with electrical equipment, such as wiring, motors, control equipment, and communications equipment.

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.

A- I know little or nothing about this.
B- I have had study or training in this.
C- I have used my knowledge or ability, but I have been closely supervised.
D- I have used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
E- I am consulted by other journeypersons in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.

6. Aid in electrical line construction, operation and maintenance under supervision.

7. Load and unload material for electrical line construction crew, such as: wire, insulators, hoist, automatic splicers, line arrestors and disconnect switches.

8. Supply tools and material for framing poles and cross arms for Lineman/Electrician, such as: drills, chainsaws, compression crimpers, cross-arms, braces and insulators.

9. Supply tools and material for setting poles and guy anchors for Lineman/Electrician, such as: pole handling tools, pole bands, connectors, guy wire, guy markers, and earth anchors.

10. Supply tools and material for pulling underground cables for Lineman/Electrician.

Element# 25-D:  Theory and Instruments (Electrical and Electronic) Used in shop and trade practices.

     Description: Knowledge of electrical and electronic theory and instruments.

11. Apply basic principles of electricity under the supervision of a Lineman/Electrician.

12. Assist in the use of electrical test equipment under the supervision of a Lineman/Electrician.

Element# 25-E:  Technical Practices.

     Description:  Ability to do the theoretical, precise, and/or artistic work.

13. Assist in applying utility industry accepted principles, practices, and techniques in electrical line construction under the supervision of a Lineman/Electrician.

14. Follow instruction and applicable safety guidance in regards to the electrical line construction and maintenance under the supervision of a Lineman/Electrician.

Element# 75-J:  Ability to use electrical drawings.

     Description:  Ability to read and interpret circuit diagrams, electrical blueprints, schematics and ability and identify components and symbols.

15. Work with electrical utility systems diagrams/drawings under the supervision of a Lineman/Electrician.

16. Work with electrical utility systems instruction manuals under supervision of a Lineman/Electrician.

Element# 81-B:  Ability to use and maintain hand tools, aerial lifts and bucket trucks (electrical work).

     Description: Ability to use and maintain tools, instruments, and related equipment as appropriate to one or more lines of work.

17. Use common standard hand tools, such as: pliers, saws, drills and wire cutters.

18. Drive heavy duty utility maintenance equipment, such as: bucket truck, line truck, and back hoe equipment.

19. Operate electrical line construction equipment, such as: Derrick/Pressure diggers, overhead/underground line and cable pullers and tensioners, and boom trucks.

Element# 96-A:  Trouble shooting (electrical utility).

     Description:  Ability to find trouble, determine method of repair, adjusting or replace and test repaired equipment.

20. Assist the Lineman/Electrician with inspecting and locating trouble in electrical equipment and circuits including all associated materials, electrical devices and components on underground/overhead distributions systems.

21. Assist the Lineman/Electrician with inspecting and locating trouble in electrical equipment and circuits including all associated materials, electrical devices and components on transmission systems.

Element# 86:  Dexterity and Safety.

     Description: Ability to operate with dexterity and safety.  This includes consideration of speed and quality of operation; coordination of hand, foot, and body movement; training and actual record in safety.

22. Comply with safety rules and regulations as they apply to the National Electric Code (NEC), National Electric Safety Code (NESC), Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Standards, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and all other applicable safety standards.

23.

VERIFICATION STATEMENT:  Your ratings in this Occupational Assessment Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification based on the documents and references you submit.  Later steps in the selection process are specifically designed to verify your ratings.  Deliberate attempts to falsify information may be grounds for not selecting you or for dismissing you from the position/agency.  Please take this opportunity to review your ratings to ensure their accuracy.  By agreeing to the statement below, you are confirming that you: 1) understand this warning; 2) have reviewed your responses to this questionnaire for accuracy; 3)  verify that your responses accurately describe your current level of experience and capability.

 

Your failure to agree to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for this position:

A. Yes, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation and/or later steps in the selection process do 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.

NOTE:  It is the applicant's responsiblity to verify that information entered, uploaded, or faxed (i.e., resume, veterans or Indian preference documentation, assessment questionnaire and answers, and SF-50s) is received and is accurate.