Department of the Air Force - Agency Wide, Department of the Air Force

Elmendorf AFB, AK - Jun 19, 2022 via USAJobs

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The primary purpose of this position is to provide a student trainee who has been appointed to the Pathways Program with on-the-job training and guidance to further student technical development.

In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described in the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards for General Schedule Positions, Group Coverage Qualification Standard for Competitive Service Student Trainee Positions MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: GS-03: Completion of one full academic year of post-high school study leading to a bachelor's degree or equivalentnGS-04: Completion of two academic years of post-high school study or associate's degree.nGS-05: Completion of four academic years of post-high school leading to a bachelor's degree or equivalent degree.nGS-07: Completion of one full academic year of graduate level education; or eligibility under the Superior Academic Achievement Provision and completion of a bachelor's degree.

To view qualifying educational requirements click on the following link:// KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: Knowledge of the basic theories, concepts, principles, and methodology of electronics engineering.

Knowledge of standard techniques, procedures, and methods to complete limited electronics engineering designs and projects.

Ability to follow instructions and guidance to complete assigned tasks and communicate information to others in oral or written format.

Ability to gather and analyze data, draw conclusions, and make calculations by applying standard formulas; prepare graphs, curves, or tables and record factual data or information from studies.

Ability to analyze problems, identify significant factors, gather and interpret pertinent data, and apply established rules and procedures in order to recommend solutions.

Ability to search technical reports, manufactures' catalogs and other guidelines to obtain information for senior engineers.

PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work.

You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social).

Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

For DHA Positions:nThese positions are being filled under Direct-Hire Authority for the Department of Defense for Post-Secondary Students and Recent Graduates.

The Secretary of the Air Force has delegated authority by the Office of the Secretary of Defense to directly appoint qualified post-secondary students and recent graduates directly into competitive service positions; these positions may be professional or administrative occupations and are located Air Force-Wide.

Positions may be filled as permanent or term with a full-time or part-time work schedule.

Pay will vary by geographic location.n*** The term "Current post-secondary student" means a person who is currently enrolled in, and in good academic standing at a full-time program at an institution of higher education; and is making satisfactory progress toward receipt of a baccalaureate or graduate degree; and has completed at least one year of the program.n*** The term "recent graduate" means a person who was awarded a degree by an institution of higher education not more than two years before the date of the appointment of such person, except in the case of a person who has completed a period of obligated service in a uniform service of more than four years.


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