Army National Guard Units SMALL ARMS REPAIRER (Title 32) in Camp Mabry, Texas
This position is part of the TX J4, CSMS 2, and is located in Camp Mabry, Texas. The purpose of this position is to perform maintenance, repair, and inspection on a full range of small arms and related devices. The primary purposes are to provide maintenance repair and accurization of national match weapons.
As a SMALL ARMS REPAIRER (Title 32) with the Texas Army National Guard, your duties will include, but will not be limited to: Performs accurization of national match weapons (pistols, rifles, and light machine guns) on a limited basis. Disassembles weapons, assemblies, subassemblies and other components. Performs overhaul, maintenance, and repair on a variety of small arms. Uses micrometer to measure altered tolerances and makes additional adjustments as required. Is responsible for accountability, storage and security of arms and other sensitive items while they are kept for repair, usually in vaults with limited access. May serve as a commodity inspector during Command Maintenance Management evaluations (COMET) or as a member of a Maintenance Assistance Instruction Team (MAIT). Performs other duties as assigned. The full Position Description (PD) can be found at the following link:
Conditions of Employment
Appointment Factor(s): This is an Excepted Service position that requires active membership in a compatible military assignment in the Texas Army National Guard and wear of the military uniform. Applicants who are not currently a member of the Texas Army National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Texas Army National Guard. If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please visit or contact a Texas Army National Guard recruiter before applying for this position. Areas of Consideration: Nationwide Excepted. This includes: All currently employed full-time permanent, indefinite, and temporary personnel of the Texas Army National Guard. All current members of the Army National Guard and individuals eligible for membership in the Texas Army National Guard. Remarks: The Texas National Guard is an Equal Opportunity employer. Texas Army National Guard Membership is required. This is a Bargaining Unit position. Must be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate security clearance of the position. Compressed Work Schedule: 4-10 TUES through FRI 0630-1700 May be required to successfully complete a probationary period. Veterans' preference is not applicable to this position. May occasionally be required to work other than normal duty hours; overtime may be required. Direct deposit is mandatory. This position is 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. MILITARY REQUIREMENTS: Compatible Military Assignment (per UMR): Applicant must be Duty MOS assigned to a compatible position in accordance with statutes and National Guard Bureau regulations upon selection. If selected and not currently Duty MOS assigned, entrance on duty date will be delayed until assignment in the appropriate Duty MOS is verified. Need not have MOS to apply. Upon selection, individuals must be assigned to a compatible military duty position in accordance with statutes and National Guard Bureau regulations and must obtain/maintain all requirements of the MOS within one year of appointment. Compatible Military Assignments:
EMOS: 92Y, 92Z Military Grades:
Enlisted: E-1/PVT through E-8/MSG
To be considered for qualification, your resume must include relevant experience with beginning and ending dates of employment/experience reflecting the following: Specialized Experience Required To qualify at the WG-9 grade level, your resume must include relevant experience with beginning and ending dates of employment/experience reflecting 18 months experience or training with substantial mechanical skill is required to effectively and efficiently repair, overhaul, and rebuild small arms for both conventional uses and for weapons involving accurization; experience to inspect, diagnose malfunctioning, wear and/or damage is required. The ability to perform accurization procedures on weapons to improve their performance is required. Basic knowledge of other trades in order to modify and/or manufacture weapons parts for accurization is required and experience to apply technical manuals, regulations, specifications and drawings to determine operation, assembly and tolerances of the variety of weapons worked on is required for successful performance. Experience using and maintaining a variety of hand and power tools and gages is required and tools include drills, files, precision gages and measuring instruments, magnafluxing equipment and/or borescopes to determine when parts are worn or damaged beyond acceptable tolerances.
Incentives: Acceptance of a military Federal technician position may result in termination and / or repayment of military incentives. Please check your contract and contact your servicing Education Services (Incentives) office or the Recruiting/Retention office. If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/1959 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency (https://www.sss.gov/RegVer/wfRegistration.aspx). 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.