Maintenance Worker Job in LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, AR

Vacancy No. 20-5FFSVL030230-2 Department Air Mobility Command
Salary $13.73 to $16.08 Grade 7 to 7
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 10/17/2020 Close Date 11/17/2020
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)
  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 10/17/2020 to 11/17/2020

  • Service


  • Pay scale & grade

    NA 7

  • Salary

    $13.73 to $16.08 per hour

    New to Federal Employment will start at Step 1: $13.73

  • Appointment type


  • Work schedule



Few vacancies in the following location:

  • Little Rock AFB, AR
Relocation expenses reimbursed


Telework eligible


This job is open to
  • The public

    U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.

Clarification from the agency

Please see the "Who May Apply" section under the Qualifications section.

Announcement number


Control number


  • Duties
    Duties Summary

    About the position:
    This position will be assigned to the Little Rock AFB, AR - Razorback Inn.

    This position is guaranteed a minimum of 35 hours but can be scheduled to a maximum of 40 hours per week.

    Physical Effort: Must be able to lift and move heavy objects. May operate one or more motor vehicles to include: light trucks, sedans and vans weighing of up to 10,000 pounds.

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    Performs a variety of tasks in the upkeep of buildings, grounds and related structures, fixtures and equipment. Measures, cuts and constructs or repairs wood items such as panels, drywalls, doors, cabinets, etc. Performs minor repairs on furniture. Follows specific directions and uses standard coating methods, such as brushing, rolling and spraying. Coating may be paint, varnish, shellac, etc. Prepares surfaces by sanding or wire brushing. Repairs vacuum cleaners.

    Makes repairs and performs minor maintenance on the facilities such as repair of electrical and outlet switches, light fixtures, leaky faucets, and door locks. Occasionally replaces electrical cords on lamps and vacuum cleaners. Replaces light bulbs, doorknobs, faucets, flush valve to toilet, etc. Paints walls and shelves, operates the stencil machine to stencil room numbers on plastic key holders given to occupants. Performs various building maintenance assignments approved by Civil Engineers self help work orders. Reprograms TVs and VCRs remote controls.

    Reports all equipment under private warranty to supply person appropriate contractor when conditions warrant and maintains a log on dates and types of maintenance. Advises supervisor of unusual maintained problems that affect the environmental comfort of occupants. Performs various building maintenance assignments approved by Civil Engineers self help work orders.

    Operates computer workstation connected to the Lodging Computer System to input and retrieve the data necessary to perform the duties of this position. Data is input on a typewriter keyboard using established formats and codes and is retrieved through a video display unit or printer. A qualified typist is desired but not required.

    Occasionally maintains all VOQ and VAQ grounds in inspection condition. This includes mowing of grassy areas, removing grass from cracks of curbing and sidewalks, trimming along curbs and sidewalks. Trims trees, shrubs and bushes that are within the Lodging area of responsibility, using power saws (chain), clippers, axes and handsaws.

    Performs snow/ice removal as required around all lodging facilities to include obtaining equipment necessary to accomplish these tasks. Maintains ice removal chemicals for use by janitor personnel.

    Installs maintains and repairs or replaces locks, mechanical and electronic. Maintains key trac program.

    Resource Protection: Uses hand-held computer to interrogate locks when directed. Maintains key log of all lodging master and room keys. Changes key cores when keys are reported lost or stolen.

    Designates as alternate facility manager for all lodging buildings.

    If interested in applying for this position you may preview the online application:

    NOTE: Applications will be reviewed every two weeks on the following CUTOFF dates: 23 OCT, 30 OCT, 6 NOV, 17 NOV

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    4749 Maintenance Mechanic

  • Requirements
    Requirements Conditions Of Employment
    • This position requires the incumbent to complete a background investigation with favorable results.
    • This position requires the incumbent to satisfactorily complete a pre-employment physical.
    • This position requires the incumbent to possess a valid driver's license.
    • This position has been identified as a Test Designated Position (TDP). The incumbent of this position will be subject to and must consent to a pre-employment and random drug testing.
    Who May Apply: Open to everyone. Applicants will be categorized by preference(s) and/or priority consideration eligibilities. An applicant's eligibility will be determined based on eligibility claimed in the questionnaire and proof of eligibility MUST be provided with application by the closing date, 11/17/2020

    Business Based Action, Military Spouse Preference, Outside Applicant Veteran, Spouse/Widow/Parent of Veteran, and Transition Hiring Preference

    In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if the position allows for qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application.

    Qualifying Experience:
    Must be able to fully operate a variety of equipment and tools, to include mowers, edger, electric saws, hand tools, power hand tools, and trucks. Operations of a computer will be required. Must have the ability to operate a motor vehicle in a safe manner.

    You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:

    Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. This position does not allow for education substitution.

    Additional information

    • Individual must fully meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position
    • Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must be registered for Selective Service
    • Direct deposit is required
    • Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-Verify) check
    • A probationary period may be required
    • Pre-employment requirements must be satisfactorily met prior to Entrance on Duty (EOD)
    • Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government's interest.
    • Multiple positions may be filled from this job opportunity announcement. And additional selections may also be made from this job opportunity announcement.
    • Selection(s) are subject to restrictions resulting from hiring preferences and priority consideration eligible.

    How You Will Be Evaluated

    Your resume and supporting document will be evaluated against the qualifications of the position.

    Once the announcement has closed, a review of your application package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the questionnaire) will be used to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements listed on this announcement. If you are minimally qualified, your resume and supporting documentation will be compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire to determine your level of experience. If, after reviewing your resume and/or supporting documentation, a determination has been made that you have inflated your responses to meet the position's qualifications and/or experience, you may lose consideration for this position. Please follow all instructions carefully when applying, errors or omissions may affect your eligibility.

    You should list any relevant performance appraisals and incentive awards in your resume as that information may be taken into consideration during the selection process. If selected, you may be required to provide supporting documentation.

    To better expedite the hiring process, we recommend including full contact information (name, address, phone number, email, etc.,) for professional and personal references on your resume.

    Background checks and security clearance
    Security clearance

    Not Required

    Drug test required


    Position sensitivity and risk

    Non-sensitive (NS)/Low Risk

    Trust determination process


  • Required Documents
    Required Documents

    Required documents may vary based on the eligibility you are claiming (i.e., applying as a Military Spouse Preference - MSP, applying as a veteran, applying as a current federal employees, applying as a displaced employee, etc.,). The below document(s) are required and MUST be submitted with your application by the closing date of this job announcement:

    • Resume

    Your resume may be submitted in any format and must support identified the general or specialized experience described in this announcement.
    If your resume includes a photograph or other inappropriate material or content, it will not be used to make eligibility and qualification determinations and you may not be considered for this vacancy.

    Other accepted documents to support a qualification and/or claimed preference/priority eligibility may include:

    • Cover Letter
    • DD-214/ Statement of Service
    • Diploma/ GED
    • Disability Letter (VA)
    • License
    • PCS Orders
    • Professional Certification
    • Proof of Marriage Status
    • Resume
    • Separation Notice (RIF)
    • SF-50/ Notification of Personnel Action
    • Transcript

    As described above, your complete application includes your resume, your responses to the online questionnaire, and supporting documents which prove your claimed eligibility. If you fail to provide these documents, you will be marked as having an incomplete application package and you will not be considered any further.

    NOTE: Documents submitted as part of the application package to include supplemental documents may be shared beyond the Human Resources Office. Some supplemental documents such as military orders and marriage certificates may contain personal information for someone other than you. You may sanitize these documents to remove another person's personal information before you submit your application. You may be asked to provide an un-sanitized version of the documents if you are selected to confirm your eligibility.

  • Benefits

  • How to Apply
    How to Apply

    To be considered for this vacancy you must apply and complete the online questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the Required Documents section above.

    The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on 11/17/2020 to receive consideration.

    To begin, click Apply to access the online application. You will need to be logged into your USAJobs account to apply. If you do not have a USAJobs account, you will need to create one before beginning the application.

    Follow the prompts to select your resume and/or other supporting documents to be included with your application package. You will have the opportunity to upload additional documents to include in your application before it is submitted. Your uploaded documents may take several hours to clear the virus scan process.

    After acknowledging you have reviewed your application package, complete the Include Personal Information section as you deem appropriate and click to continue with the application process.

    You will be taken to the online application which you must complete in order to apply for the position. Complete the online application, verify the required documentation is included with your application package and submit the application. You must re-select your resume and/or other documents from your USAJobs account and designate the document type when submitting your application. Failure to complete this portion will result in an incomplete application package and you will not be further considered for this vacancy.

    It is your responsibility to ensure your application package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the questionnaire) is complete, accurate, and submitted by the closing date.

    Additional information on how to complete the online application process and submit your online application may be found on the

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    Agency contact information Little Rock NAF HR Office Little Rock NAF HR Office

    Little Rock Sustainment Services Flight
    19 FSS/FSCN, 1255 Vandenburg Blvd, Suite 227
    Little Rock AFB, AR 72099-4942
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