HIGH VOLTAGE ELECTRICIAN
Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command - Department of the Navy
Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below. This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: ABILITY TO DO THE WORK OF THE POSITION WITHOUT MORE THAN NORMAL SUPERVISION 1) Installing and repairing low and High Voltage Breakers, protective devices, overhead and underground primary electrical distribution lines and similar equipment carrying voltages from 480 to 69,000 volts; 2) Testing circuit breakers up to 69KV in switch and substations, pier mounted unit sub-stations and vaults; and 3) Assisting with installing transformers, capacitors, insulators, lightening arrestors, switches circuit breakers, fuses, meters, protective devices, and other accessories used in connection with main distribution lines of voltages ranging from 2,400 to 69,000 volts. I work under close supervision of a work leader or journey-level employee who observes tasks in progress and upon completion to make sure they are properly performed. Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification Handbook for Trades and Labor Occupations. Additional qualification information can be found at: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/federal-wage-system-qualifications/#url=List-of-Approved-Job-Elements Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
You will serve as a HIGH VOLTAGE ELECTRICIAN in the PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION in the of NAVFAC SOUTHWEST.