Air National Guard Units NON-DESTRUCTIVE TESTER (TITLE 32) in Saint Joseph, Missouri
THIS IS A NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION. This National Guard position is for a WG-3705-10 NON-DESTRUCTIVE TESTER (TITLE 32), Position Description Number D2320000 in FAC 22FB7B and is part of the MO 139th Airlift Wing. APPOINTMENT FACTORS: This is an Permanent Excepted Service position. This is a bargaining position. * THIS POSITION IS ALSO ADVERTISED ON AGR ANNOUNCEMENT #AF21-091 *
Determines test method, and prepares fluids and parts for nondestructive inspection.
Interprets nondestructive inspection test results, and provides information about defects to repair center.
Performs Oil Spectrometry process and analyzes wear metal content on engine lubricating oil and other fluids, and recommends corrective action.
Establishes radiation areas for radiographic operations.
Computes and monitors personal exposure areas for radiographic operations, and monitors personnel exposure data.
Performs nondestructive inspection on structures, components, and systems.
Detects flaws such as cracks, delaminations, voids, processing defects, and heat damage using penetrant, eddy current, magnetic particle, radiographic, optical, Thermography, Shearography and ultrasonic test equipment.
Determines metallurgical information of components according to alloy, temper, conductivity, and associated factors.
Applies magnetic particle and/or liquid penetrant inspection to detect and interpret the relevancy of flaws in a variety of parts.
Sets up each different liquid penetrant or magnetic particle method following Technical Orders (TOs), Time Change Technical Orders (TCTOs), or Work Control Documents (WCDs), or Nondestructive Testing Instructions (NDIs).
Ensures the equipment and solutions are in compliance with technical guides and quality standards before performing tests and must submit an AFTO 22 if defects in TO?s exist or an AF 107 if there is no technical data to accompany the task.
Performs all processing tasks; i.e., dipping items in penetrant or magnetic particle baths, washing and drying, magnetizing and demagnetizing ferrous items, and subjecting them to Ultra Violet Black light to detect and evaluate flaws.
If items are repairable, records test results, and marks defect areas and dimensions.
Initiates WCDs that specify the needed repairs.
Re-inspects all repairs performed on each component upon their return to the shop. Uses and maintains tools.
Maintains bench stock levels of parts, materials, tools, and equipment at prescribed levels.
Uses tools and equipment associated with testing being conducted in the shop, as well as hand and power tools to do the work.
Utilizes safety practices and procedures following established safety rules and regulations to maintain a safe and clean work environment.
Uses and assures proper fit of required Personal Protective Equipment and clothing.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Conditions of Employment
MILITARY REQUIREMENTS: Compatible military grade and assignment required prior to the effective date of placement. This is an Excepted Service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the employing state's National Guard. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership. If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a National Guard recruiter at 1-800-864-6264 prior to applying for this position. Selected candidate will be required to be in a compatible military assignment prior to effective date of placement. Selected candidate must be AFSC qualified within 12 months from date of appointment. Maximum Military Grade - TSgt (E-6) Minimum Military Grade - SrA (E-4) Enlisted - AFSC 2A7X2 Supervisor must verify that selected individual occupies a compatible military position. Technicians will not be militarily senior to their full-time supervisor or wage leader (grade inversion). GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Must possess experience, education or training which demonstrates ability to set up and operate test equipment, use test apparatus to apply tests to material or products, record readings, observe and record established reactions, and classify according to defined categories. WG-10 SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must possess 18 months of specialized experience which demonstrates ability to use ultrasonic and/or eddy current inspection techniques to observe, measure, and detect discontinuities and flaws; and knowledge of metal discontinuity, flaw detection, and metal identification. Experience in classifying test results, identifying material deficiencies and recommending courses of action for items of equipment. Experience which demonstrates ability to prepare engine oil and other fluid samples for spectrometric oil analysis. Ability to evaluate the test results, making recommendations of engine components to be inspected and forwarding results to the appropriate authority. Experience performing scheduled inspections of testing equipment ensuring compliance with established technical regulations and procedures. Experience which demonstrates ability to schedule work assignments by priority based on current workload. Must currently possess or have held AFSC 2A752.
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.