Airplane Pilot Helicopter Pilot Hot
- Charleston Afb, South Carolina
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Airplane Pilot Helicopter Pilot job at Department of Defense in Charleston Afb SC
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DutiesHelpDutiesSummaryThe primary purpose of this position is: as an Air Reserve Technician (ART) to gain experience and training to become a fully qualified mission ready Pilot in the unit type aircraft. Position also accomplishes administrative duties related to flight/mission accomplishment such as scheduling mission planning operational training and mission management. Upon successful completion of training requirements the incumbent may be noncompetitively promoted to the target grade of GS-12.Learn more about this agencyResponsibilities Under the guidance and assistance of the aircraft commander/flight instructor and in the role of a pilot assist in the operation of aircraft in order to gain the experience needed to become a qualified pilot in the unit aircraft. Participate in discussions meetings or serve on panels or committees regarding unit aircraft and flying mission. Perform and assist with other flight related duties supporting the accomplishment of the unit operational and training mission.Travel RequiredOccasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.Supervisory statusNoPromotion Potential12 Job family (Series)2181 Aircraft Operation RequirementsHelpRequirementsConditions of Employment Must be a United States Citizen Incentives and Special Pay Rates may or may not be offered Travel Expenses will not be paid Preferred Military AFSC and Grade: 11XX Disclosure of Political Appointments Position may require a background security investigation to determine suitability for employment and/or a security clearance Required to meet and maintain Air Force Reserve requirements. Incumbents regular assignments are primarily ART duties: however the incumbent may be assigned some non-ART duties generally not to exceed 30 percent of total responsibilities Aircrew and management duties may include stress (both mental and physical) exposures to extreme hot and cold temperatures gravity forces of three to seven depending on aircraft to which assigned Typical risks or discomforts involved in flying any aircraft through combat maneuvers night aerial refueling low level flying and other tactics and short notification. Must be a rated pilot aircrew member on flying status in unit to which assigned. Must participate in regular and frequent flights as required by the commander. Periodically as prescribed by regulations must take and pass standardization/evaluation examinations which consist of both written tests and actual flight performance to demonstrate flight knowledge and abilities required of the position. Must pass physical examination and meet annual flying requirements. Incumbent is subject to the normal pressures deadlines and other conditions inherent in this position and others found in the aircrew occupation. May be required to work an uncommon tour of duty with brief advance notice. If you are selected for an ART Officer position you will be required to sign a mobility agreement prior to appointment. Some positions under this announcement may be covered by the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Amendment (30 Sep 96) of the Gun Control Act (Lautenberg Amendment) of 1968. An individual convicted of a qualifying crime of domestic violence may not perform the duties of this position. Some positions covered by this announcement may be designated as drug testing positions where the incumbent may be subject to random drug testing. THIS IS A TERM POSITION NOT TO EXCEED FOUR (4) YEARS. THIS POSITION MAY BE CONVERTED TO CAREER OR CAREER CONDITIONAL WITHOUT FURTHER COMPETITIONQualificationsBasic Requirement GS-2181:Certificates and Ratings: To qualify applicants must possess an Undergraduate Pilot Trainee Graduate Certificate or equivalent AND an Aviation Service Aeronautical Order. (NOTE: You must submit your certifications/order at the time of your application in order to be verify qualifications).In addition to meeting the Basic Requirements applicants must meet the following flight hours:Additional Requirements GS-2181:GS-09: Flight hours are not required.GS-11: Must have been awarded or qualify for a USAF Pilot rating and hold a valid aviation service aeronautical order. Minimum of 300 total Flight Time in Mission Design Series (MDS). (You must submit a copy of official orders forms and/or logbooks time of your application in order to be verify Flight hours.)GS-12: Must have been awarded or qualify for a USAF Pilot rating and hold a valid aviation service aeronautical order. Minimum of 750 total Flight Time in Mission Design Series (MDS). (You must submit a copy of official orders forms and/or logbooks time of your application in order to be verify Flight hours.)FAILURE TO SUBMIT THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION WILL RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING.ALL CANDIDATES WHO APPLIED UNDER THE PREVIOUS ANNOUNCMENT WITH CONTROL NUMBER 551820700 WILL NEED TO REAPPLYPART-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.This is an Air Reserve Technician (ART) position. ARTs are eligible for 15 days active duty tour each year for which military leave is granted with full civilian pay. Air Reserve units and members; are subject to immediate call to active duty in mobilization to meet a national emergency. For additional information regarding ART positions and/or military qualifications please call 1-800-###-####. Retired military are usually ineligible for membership in the AF Reserve. Retired military that have active AF Reserve assignments may apply provided they show assignment (position) on the application. A military service members statement of service/certification will be accepted IF a terminal leave form or DD214 cannot be provided. The statement/certification should indicate members separation from active duty is within 120 days of the closing date of this announcement. It must be signed by or by direction of the adjutant personnel officer or commander of your unit or higher headquarters and must indicate when your terminal leave will begin your rank dates of active duty service the type of discharge and character of service (i.e. honorable). Your preference and/or appointment eligibility will be verified prior to appointment. Military members may be appointed before the effective date of their military retirement/separation if member is on terminal leave.Individuals selected for ART positions must meet both civilian qualifications and uniformed military requirements. In addition to meeting civilian qualifications applicants must obtain military membership in the Air Force Reserve wear the uniform maintain job-specific military specialty requirements and meet other military qualifications such as age height weight and physical fitness standards. For more information click here and speak with an Air Force Reserve Recruiter.EducationIF USING EDUCATION TO QUALIFY: If position has a positive degree requirement or education forms the basis for qualifications you MUST submit transcriptswith the application. Official transcripts are not required at the time of application; however if position has a positive degree requirement qualifying based on education alone or in combination with experience transcripts must be verified prior to appointment. An accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education must accredit education. Click here to check accreditation.FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.