Air National Guard Motor Vehicle Operator, WG-5703-08, E2-E6, 16-422T in Tucson, Arizona

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

Opened Wednesday 9/28/2016 (29 day(s) ago)

** Closes Thursday 1/5/2017 (70 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. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.

Open to current members and those eligible for membership of the Arizona Air National Guard, in the rank of E2/Amn - E6/TSgt. 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, Air National Guard organization in the Distribution Section of the Deployment and Distribution Flight. The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of duties relating to materiel distribution activities, including organic ground transportation for cargo and personnel.

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 and those eligible for membership 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 must possess the following AFSC : 2T1X1

Max Military Grade: E-6/TSgt


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.

Note: Must possess 2T1X1**

QUALIFICATION:Motor Vehicle Operator, WG-5703-08, E2-E6

Specialized Experience:

Must possess at least 12 months experience, education, or training operating primarily straight-in-line trucks which typically have an approximate gross vehicle weight (GVW) of more than 32,000 pounds and/or truck tractors with semitrailers or full trailers to transport personnel or pick up and deliver supplies, materials or equipment. Incumbent couples and uncouples the truck tractor and semitrailer or truck and trailer, and connects and disconnects the air brakes and electrical lines. Incumbent maneuvers vehicles within close tolerances when driving and backing over uneven ground, in narrow or congested areas, between buildings and other vehicles and when positioning vehicles at loading docks. Driver operates vehicles on interstate highways, winding roads, and steep grades and manipulates the dual braking system to prevent the semitrailer or trailer from jackknifing. Assures cargo is properly loaded, distributed and secured.

Incumbent operates electric, LPG, or diesel powered fork lift trucks capable of lifting loads weighing less than 10,000 pounds as high as 168 inches. Drives fork lift trucks over wood, concrete, or similar type floors through narrow aisles in buildings and in confined spaces. Transports items that are bulky and unwieldy utilizing appropriate load balance and adequate protection for items. Picks up items from supply points, local vendors and suppliers. Provides pick-up and delivery service for priority and routine shipments. Checks routing maintenance items on assigned vehicles such as oil, tire pressure, windshield washer fluids, power steering fluids and gas as per required preventive maintenance guidance. Keeps assigned vehicle in good appearance and assures it is in top-notch condition for periodic vehicle inspections.

Incumbent adheres to and enforces safety, fire, and housekeeping standards. Ensures safety procedures are followed when working with dangerous and hazardous cargo. Performs a variety of extensive servicing and light maintenance work on assigned vehicles. Assists in dispatching vehicles or in the issuance of forms, credit cards or military drivers' licenses.


  1. Knowledge of operating one or more gasoline, diesel, or electric powered wheeled vehicles with a GVW of more than 32,000 pounds such as truck tractors with semi or full trailers or heavy load in-line trucks.

  2. Ability to operate electric, LPG, or diesel powered fork-lift and other material handling equipment.

  3. Knowledge and ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc. related to motor vehicle operation and meet cargo pickup and delivery schedules/deadlines.

  4. Knowledge and skills to perform a variety of preventive maintenance, servicing and light maintenance work on assigned vehicles.

  5. Knowledge of safety, fire, and housekeeping standards.

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: $21.48 to $25.06 / Per Hour

Series & Grade: GS-5703-08/08

Supervisory Status: No

Who May Apply: United States Citizens

Control Number: 451917000

Job Announcement Number: AZ16-422T-1813539