MAINTENANCE WORKER (WATER)


Vacancy ID: 840672   Announcement Number: GL840672   USAJOBS Control Number: 338298400

Social Security Number

Vacancy Identification Number

840672
1. Title of Job

MAINTENANCE WORKER (WATER)
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

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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

06
07

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

Required.

 

Enter your claim for veterans' preference. Claimed veterans’ preference must be substantiated at time of application to this Federal position.  Therefore, you must submit the following documentation with your application to ensure you receive proper preference and consideration:

 

For 5-point preference – A copy of your DD-214 will be required to support your claim for 5-point preference based on active duty service in the armed forces)(if still on active duty, you must submit a certification of expected discharge or release from active duty under honorable conditions not later than 120 days from the date the certification is signed).

 

For 10-point preference – A copy of your DD-214, a Standard Form 15 (SF-15, Claim for 10-point veterans’ preference), AND all required proof listed on the reverse side of the SF-15 are required to support your claim for 10-point preference.

 

30% or more disabled veteran – A copy of your DD-214 and a Standard Form 15 (SF-15, claim for 10-point veterans’ preference) must be submitted with verification of percent of disability (current letter from the Veterans’ Administration).


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

001 MAINTENANCE WORKER (West Glacier)
002 MAINTENANCE WORKER (St. Mary)
003 MAINTENANCE WORKER (Chalets)

21. Geographic Availability

Select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are interested and will accept employment.  You will only be considered for positions at the location(s) you select.  The location codes are:
301032035 Saint Mary, MT
301235029 West Glacier, MT

22. Transition Assistance Plan

In this section indicate if you are a surplus or displaced Federal employee requesting special priority consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) or the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP).

 

Note: Individuals who have special priority selection rights under the Agency Career Transition Assistance Program CTAP or the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ITCAP) must be well qualified for the position to receive consideration for special priority selection.  CTAP and ICTAP eligibles will be considered well qualified by attaining a category eligibility rating of Best Qualified, not including points for veterans’ preference. To be well qualified, you also must meet any job-related personal, suitability, and/or medical requirements established for this position. 

 

Federal employees seeking CTAP/ICTAP eligibility must submit proof that they meet the requirements of 5 CFR 330.605(a) for CTAP and 5 CFR 330.704 for ICTAP.  This includes a copy of the agency notice, a copy of the most recent performance rating, and a copy of their most recent SF-50 noting current position, grade level and duty location.  Please annotate your application to reflect that you are applying as a CTAP or ICTAP eligible.


23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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

25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

For each statement below, select the answer that best describes your current level of experience that demonstrates your ability to do the work of a Maintenance Worker (Water) without more than normal supervision. If you leave any questions blank, your rating will be negatively impacted. ANY SKILL THAT YOU INDICATE YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH IN THE FOLLOWING OCCUPATIONAL QUESTIONNAIRE MUST BE SPECIFICALLY INCLUDED IN A WORK/EXPERIENCE BLOCK ON YOUR APPLICATION/RESUME. This information will be checked against what you have stated in your resume/application.

1. Question 1 is for Maintenance Worker general qualifications at the WG-4749-06 and WG-4749-07 levels.

A. I have experience which demonstrates my ability to operate, maintain, and repair public surface water systems (independently evaluating and making adjustments and repairs as well as checking water treatment devices for proper operation). I have also performed semi-skilled plumbing (repairing/replacing drains, sinks, toilets, tubs, etc.), carpentry (framing walls, hanging drywall, installing siding, etc.), and painting (painting interior and exterior surfaces on wood, masonry, and composite materials, applies paints, stains, varnishes, oils, primers sealers, etc.) work on buildings and utilities. This experience must have been in a paid position.
B. I have some general experience which demonstrates my ability to operate, maintain, and repair public surface water systems (performs minor plumbing adjustments for water systems). I have also performed some maintenance work such as plumbing (installing new faucets, replacing valves, unions, elbows, etc.), carpentry (installing molding, applying roofing materials, etc.) and painting (interior and exterior) on buildings and utilities. This experience must have been in a paid position.

C. I have experience and/or education which demonstrates my ability to keep accurate water and maintenance records relating to public surface water systems. I have also performed minor plumbing, carpentry, and painting repairs on buildings and utilities. This experience must have been in a paid position.
D. I have experience which demonstrates my ability to do some plumbing, carpentry, and painting maintenance work on buildings. This experience must have been in a paid position.
E. I have experience performing cleaning building facilities.


In addition to the specialized experience described above, successful candidates for the WG-06 level must address the following selective factor. Please select the response below that best describes your qualifications in this area. If you do not meet the requirements of this selective factor, you will be rated ineligible for this position.  Applicants must provide the information requested in 2A below.

2. I currently hold, or have taken the appropriate examination for, a State of Montana (or equivalent from another state) Class 4B Water Treatment Operator License or a Class 4B Operator-in-Training Certification from the State of Montana (or equivalent from another state). Please provide information in your resume/application regarding your water license(s) and expiration date(s).

A. Yes, I have one of the above (listed in 2 above) required licenses/certifications. I have provided a copy of my certification or I have documented my license/certificate or have documented the date and the appropriate examination in my resume/application materials. I understand if I do not provide this information, I will not be eligible for these positions.
B. No, I do not have the appropriate certifications or I have not taken the appropriate examination.

In addition to the specialized experience described above, successful candidates for the WG-07 level must address the following selective factor. Please select the response below that best describes your qualifications in this area. If you do not meet the requirements of this selective factor, you will be rated ineligible for this position. Applicants must provide the information requested in 3A below.

3. I currently hold, or have taken the appropriate examination for, a State of Montana (or equivalent from another state) Class 2B Water Treatment Operator License or Class 2B Operator-in-Training Certification (or equivalent from another state). Please provide information in your resume/application regarding your water license(s) and expiration date(s).

A. Yes, I have one of the above (listed in 3 above) required licenses/certifications. I have provided a copy of my certification or have documented my license/certification or have documented the date and the appropriate examination in my resume/application materials. I understand if I do not provide this information, I will not be eligible for these positions.
B. No, I do not have the appropriate certifications or I have not taken the appropriate examination.

For each task numbered below, select the statement from A through E that best describes your level of experience, education, and/or training. Select only one letter per task.

A- I have no experience or training regarding this task.
B- I have had training and/or some experience performing this task.
C- I have experience performing this task with some or occasional supervision.
D- I have experience performing this task independently.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have been consulted by other workers in difficult situations to assist them with this task because of my expertise.

4. Supplying public drinking water according to applicable legal standards, policies, and regulations

5. Operating drinking water systems according to applicable legal standards, policies, and regulations

6. Repairing drinking water systems according to applicable legal standards, policies, and regulations

7. Fabricating and laying out piping (i.e. measuring, cutting, assembling, threading, gluing) both metal and plastic

8. Operating, installing, and repairing powered Chemical Feed Pumps

9. Operating, installing, and repairing non-powered Chemical Feed Pumps

10. Operating colorimeters

11. Operating turbidimeters

12. Operating, maintaining, and repairing pumps of water systems (i.e. centrifugal and submersible)

13. Installing, operating, and maintaining filtering systems

14. Taking bacteriological samples

15. Taking analytical water samples (i.e. nitrate, lead & copper, VOC, IOC)

16. Reporting, tabulating, and documenting data using surface water forms and regulatory agency forms.

17. Operating, maintaining, and repairing pumps of wastewater systems (i.e., centrifugal and submersible)

18. Operating and maintaining septic tank systems

19. Operating experience with waste materials handling systems (i.e., vacuum pumping, pressure pumping, barrel handling)

20. Repairing leaky faucets and/or clogged drains

21. Installing and repairing pipe

22. Repairing minor light switches/fixtures

23. Constructing boxes

24. Constructing rough cabinets

25. Shoring of structures

26. Applying paints and/or stains to surfaces

27. Reporting and documenting maintenance and repairs

28. Interpreting manuals

29. Interpreting blueprints

30. Interpreting specifications

31. Interpreting oral instructions

32. Completing daily work reports