High Voltage Electrician Apprentice Job

Vacancy No. 24-PW-MultiOrg-12170571-DHA Department Western Area Power Administration
Salary $37.65 to $49.37 Grade 00 to 00
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 10/16/2023 Close Date 3/11/2024
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Bullhead City, AZCoolidge, AZPage, AZParker, AZ
Phoenix, AZYuma, AZElverta, CARedding, CA
Tracy, CABrush, COCraig, COLoveland, CO
Montrose, COHinton, IASioux City, IAFort Peck, MT
Glendive, MTHavre, MTMiles City, MTGering, NE
Boulder City, NVShiprock, NMBismarck, NDDevils Lake, ND
Jamestown, NDWest Fargo, NDWilliston, NDArmour, SD
Huron, SDPhilip, SDPierre, SDRapid City, SD
Watertown, SDVernal, UTCasper, WYCheyenne, WY
Cody, WY

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


This position is part of the WAPA-DSW-Desert Southwest. As a High Voltage Electrician Apprentice, you will serve as an apprentice lineman and enter training to become a Journeyman Level High Voltage Electrician after a four year training period.

**This is not a remote position. The selectee will be required to be physically present at one of the duty location(s) identified.**

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

This position is announced under a government-wide Direct-Hire Authority (DHA) for High Voltage Electrician Apprentice positions in the 2810 series. Under the DHA, applicants who meet the Education and Qualification requirements listed in this announcement will be referred for consideration.

Once the application process is complete, your resume and supporting documentation will be used to determine whether you meet the job qualifications. If you are minimally qualified for this job, your responses to the self-assessment questions (True/False, Yes/ No, Multiple Choice questions) will be evaluated and you will be placed into one of three pre-defined quality categories under Category Rating procedures. These categories are "Best Qualified", "Well Qualified", and "Qualified. If you rate yourself higher than is supported by your application materials, your responses may be adjusted and/or you may be excluded from consideration for this job.

Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):

Application of Veterans' Preference: If you are a preference eligible candidate, you will be listed at the top of whichever quality category your rating places you in. CP/CPS veterans are placed at the top of the highest category for all positions except professional and scientific positions at GS-9 and higher.

Career Transition Assistance Programs: To receive selection priority for this position, you must: 1) meet the eligibility criteria; and 2) be rated "well-qualified", which is defined as scoring in the Well Qualified category (or higher).

You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date (03/11/2024) of this announcement.

To preview the Assessment Questionnaire, click https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/12170571

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.