Fuel Distribution System Worker (Motor Vehicle Operator)


: $81,680.00 - $115,270.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Automotive

Fuel Distribution System Worker (Motor Vehicle Operator)
##### Department of the Army
Army Installation Management Command
##### Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security
- ##### Open & closing dates
11/01/2019 to 11/14/2019
- ##### Service
- ##### Pay scale & grade
WG 8
- ##### Salary
$20.63 to $24.07 per hour
- ##### Appointment type
Multiple Appointment Types
- ##### Work schedule
1 vacancy in the following location:
Fort Drum, NY 1 vacancy
##### Relocation expenses reimbursed
##### Telework eligible
- Duties
### Summary
**About the Position:** Fort Drum, the home of the 10th Mountain
Division (Light Infantry), is located in Northern New York, a
historically unique and geographically beautiful area, offering
bountiful outdoor recreational opportunities from hunting and
fishing to winter sports of all types. Fort Drum is approximately 30
miles from Canada, with the Great Lakes to the west, the Adirondack
Mountains to the east, and the St. Lawrence River and Thousand
Islands in between.
Learn more about this agency
### Responsibilities
- As a Fuel Distribution System Worker (Motor Vehicle Opterator
(MVO)), you will operate and perform visual inspections of the
bulk fuel plant and Oasis fuel systems as well as receive,
store, transfer, and issue both aviation and ground fuels.
- Transfer fluids from tank to tank and from tank to aircraft in a
safe and efficent manner.
- Perform operator maintenance such as cleaning and changing
strainers, draining water from lines or tanks and lubricating
valves and pumps.
- Conduct fuel quality control testing in a fuel bulk plant while
operating precision measurement equipment to test for the
existence of water, inspect the fuel for color/particle
contamination and take inventories of the contents of storage
- Fuel and defuel aircraft following specific procedures outlined
in manuals and fulfill the fuel requests of pilots and crew
- Operate Aerospace Ground Equipment (AGE) and ground fuel tank
truck vehicles as well as aircraft de-icing equipment.
- Maintain communication with the Air Traffic Control Tower and
Base Operations Dispatcher while meeting and directing incoming
aircraft procuring, scheduling, ordering, reporting, and
documenting of aviation and ground fuels.
### Travel Required
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
##### Supervisory status
##### Promotion Potential
- #### Job family (Series)
5413 Fuel Distribution System Operating
- Requirements
### Conditions of Employment
- This position involves a seasonal work schedule.
- This position requires the incumbent to work both scheduled and
unscheduled overtime.
- This position requires the incumbent to complete and maintain
unit specific ancillary training requirements.
- This position requires the incument to be able to obtain and
maintain a determination of eligibility for a Secret security
clearance or access for the duration of employment. A background
investigation and credit check are required.
- This position is subject to pre-employment screening and random
drug testing thereafter, to include testing based on reasonable
suspicion and testing due to direct involvement with an on-duty
- This position requires rotating shift work to provide coverage
on evenings, weekends, holidays, or special situations.
- This position requires the completion of a pre-employment
Physical Examination and an annual examination thereafter to
ensure the continued, required level of physical health and
ability or fitness to perform the duties of the position.
- The incumbent of this position is required to wear personal
protective equipment that is provided to them.
- This position is a Mission Essential position.
- This position requires the incumbent to obtain and maintain a
Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) endorsement to the state issued
commercial driver's license within 6 months of employment to
this position.
### Qualifications
**Who May Apply: US Citizens**
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.
There is no specific length of training or experience required.
However, you must be able to demonstrate, through experience shown
in your written application materials that you possess the
sufficient knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform
the work of this position without more than normal supervision.
Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work
of a Fuel Distribution System Worker (Motor Vehicle Operator)~
without more than normal supervision, to include; Spotting an
incoming tank truck; Removing snow and cutting grass around work
areas and in parking lots; Operating a two-way radio in order to
communicate information pertaining to incoming aircraft to the air
traffic control tower; Documenting fuel issues on appropriate forms;
Failure to meet this Screen out Element will result in an ineligible
To meet the basic eligibility, you must receive at least two points
on the screen-out element indicated above and must have an average
of two points on all the job elements listed below. Your application
will be further evaluated to determine if you meet the best
qualified cut-off for referral to the selecting official.
- Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal
Supervision (Screen-out Element)
- Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes
blueprint reading)
- Dexterity and Safety
- Knowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.
- Operation of Aerospace Ground Equipment
- Technical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)
- Use of Measuring Instruments
PHYSICAL EFFORT: The work requires moderate to heavy physical effort
to lift objects weighing up to 75 pounds. Requires climbing on
aircraft fuselage and wings; walking, standing, bending, and working
in cramped spaces. Requires operation of de-icing equipment from a
mobile high-lift vehicle with 120 foot boom with open bucket and 78
foot reach.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is performed both inside and outside.
Outside work is subject to weather extremes. Incumbent is subject to
injury from propellers, jet engine suction and exhaust, and falls.
Exposed to hazardous noise and explosion and fire when handling fuel
and oxygen. The incumbent is required to wear safety shoes, safety
glasses, hearing protection, and gloves.
**SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTOR:** This position has selective
placement factor which must be met prior to employment and for
continued employment. This position requires the incumbent to
possess and maintain a valid state issued Commercial Driver's
License (Class A or B) with no air brake restrictions. **(NOTE: YOU
### Education
This job does not have an education qualification requirement.
### Additional information
- Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a
Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service
- You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.
- Two year trial/probationary period may be required.
- Direct Deposit of Pay is required.
- Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department
of Defense referral system for displaced employees.
- If you have retired from federal service and you are interested
in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in
the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet.
- This is a Career Program (CP) 18 - Engineers an Scientists
(Resources and Construction) position.
- You may claim military spouse preference.
- Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.
- Salary includes applicable locality pay or Local Market
- Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP). If you
are a Federal employee in the competitive service and your
agency has notified you in writing that you are a displaced
employee eligible for ICTAP consideration, you may receive
selection priority for this position. To receive selection
priority, you must: (1) meet ICTAP eligibility criteria (2) be
rated well-qualified for the position and; (3) submit the
appropriate documentation to support your ICTAP eligibility. To
be considered well-qualified and receive selection priority
applicants must satisfy all qualification requirements for the
position and receive a score of 90 or above. Additional
information about the program is on OPM's Career Transition
Resources website.
- 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.
- Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not
authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in
the Government interest.
### How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the
qualifications above.
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 rsum and supporting documentation will
be compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire
to determine your level of experience. If, after reviewing your
rsum and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that
you have inflated your qualifications and/or experience, you may
lose consideration for this position. Please follow all instructions
carefully when applying, errors or omissions may affect your
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.
**Basis for Rating:** Qualified candidates will be assigned to one
of three quality categories: Best Qualified, Highly Qualified and
Qualified. Veteran preference eligibles are listed ahead of
non-preference eligibles within each quality category.
- Best Qualified. Candidates in this category possess exceptional
skills and experience to exceed well above the minimum
requirements for the announced position.
- Highly Qualified. Candidates in this category possess good
skills and experience above the minimum requirements for the
announced position.
- Qualified. Candidates in this category meet the minimum
experience requirements for the announced position.
### Background checks and security clearance
##### Security clearance
##### Drug test required
##### Position sensitivity and risk
Noncritical-Sensitive (NCS)/Moderate Risk
##### Trust determination process
National security
- Required Documents
The documents you are required to submit vary based on whether or
not you are eligible for preference in federal employment. A
complete description of preference categories and the associated
required documents is in the Applicant Checklist (External).
As described above, your complete application includes your resume,
your responses to the online questionnaire, and documents which
prove your eligibility to apply. **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.**
**1. Your resume:**
- Your resume may be submitted in any format and must support the
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.
- For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours
worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., HRS per week
and month/year to month/year or month/year to present). If your
resume does not contain this information, your application may
be marked as incomplete and you may not receive consideration
for this position.
- For additional information see: What to include in your resume.
**2. Other supporting documents:**
- Cover Letter, optional
- Most recent Performance Appraisal, if applicable
- This position requires a job-related license or certification.
You MUST submit a copy of your license or certification with
your application package or you will be rated ineligible. See:
Transcripts and Licenses
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
A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a
comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your
family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to
make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal
Review our benefits
Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold
and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent.
Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific
benefits offered.
- How to Apply
To apply for this position, you must 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 11/14/2019 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 rsum 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
- 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 or your application will be incomplete.**
- It is your responsibility to verify that your application
package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the
questionnaire) is complete, accurate, and submitted by the
closing date. Uploaded documents may take up to one hour to
clear the virus scan.
- Additional information on how to complete the online application
process and submit your online application may be found on the
USA Staffing Applicant Resource Center.
To verify the status of your application, log into your USAJOBS
account (sajobs.gov/Account/Login), all of your
applications will appear on the Welcome screen. The Application
Status will appear along with the date your application was last
updated. For information on what each Application Status means,
visit: sajobs.gov/Help/how-to/application/status/.
### Agency contact information
### Army Applicant Help Desk
##### Email
##### Website
##### Address
Fort Drum, NY 13602
Learn more about this agency
### Next steps
If you provided an email address, you will receive an email message
acknowledging receipt of your application. Your application package
will be used to determine your eligibility, qualifications, and
quality ranking for this position. If you are determined to be
ineligible or not qualified, your application will receive no
further consideration.
- Fair & Transparent
The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent.
Please read the following guidance.
### Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on
the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and
gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual
orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age,
membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental
status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
- Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for federal employees & job
### Reasonable Accommodation Policy
Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants
with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application process should follow
the instructions in the job opportunity announcement. For any part
of the remaining hiring process, applicants should contact the
hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable
accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.
A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work
environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an
individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties
or receive equal access to job benefits.
Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide
reasonable accommodations when:
- An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an
equal opportunity to apply for a job.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform
the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive
equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and
office-sponsored events.
You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the
application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are
considered on a case-by-case basis.
Learn more about disability employment and reasonable accommodations
or how to contact an agency.
#### Legal and regulatory guidance
- Financial suitability
- Social security number request
- Privacy Act
- Signature and false statements
- Selective Service
- New employee probationary period
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to
apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/550394500. Only resumes
submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed
at www.usajobs.gov will be considered. * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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