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    Default State Job Opening for A&P IA Based at Lake Hood, Anchorage

    DPS Aircraft Section is looking for an A&P IA to be based at Lake Hood, Anchorage. This is a state job with benefits....paid medical insurance, paid retirement (it's like a 401k), paid vacation days, union representation. This full time job is 37.5 hours/week. They need someone with fabric experience (over half the fleet of 42 aircraft are Super Cubs) and turbine experience (they have Cessna Caravans, King Airs, and AStar helicopters). You apply online on the state's website (www.alaska.gov) on Workplace Alaska.


    Job Opportunities

    Job #: 03399
    Job Title: Mechanic Aircraft Advanced Journey (PCN 12-3208)
    Opening Date/Time: Tue. 01/28/14 12:00 AM Alaska Time
    Closing Date/Time: Tue. 03/11/14 5:00 PM Alaska Time
    Position Open To: Alaska Residents Only
    Job Type: Full Time
    Range: 53
    Salary: $23.37/Hour
    Department: Public Safety
    Division: Alaska Wildlife Troopers
    Location: Anchorage, Alaska
    Bargaining Unit: Labor, Trades and Craft
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    Job Description Benefits Supplemental Questions
    The Department of Public Safety is recruiting for a Mechanic Aircraft Advanced Journey to join our team committed to public safety through public service.
    This position is part of the Division of Alaska Wildlife Troopers and maintains DPS Aircraft in accordance with FAA standards to include; all applicable regulations, airworthiness directives, and aircraft type certificates.
    Key Responsibilities of this position include:
    • annual and 100 Inspections
    • routine and preventative maintenance
    • major and minor repairs of all aircraft within FAR standards
    • ability to respond to and make in the field repairs on short notice and often at remote locations

    We are looking to hire someone with the following knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience:

    • Familiar with: Cessna 172/185/206/208,
    • Piper PA-18,
    • Robinson Helicopter R-44,
    • Eurocopter AS350B3,
    • Beechcraft King Air 200 & 350
    • welding alumimum and steel

    The Department of Public Safety strives to preserve the peace, enforce the law, prevent and detect crime, and protect life and property. All positions support or carry out the Department's mission. If our mission interests you and this position embodies your strengths, please consider joining our team.

    More information about the Department of Public Safety can be found on our website: http://dps.alaska.gov/
    Minimum Qualifications:
    Position requires:

    • Current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Inspection Authorization Certificate (IA)
    • FAA Airframe and Power Plant Technician License
    • Alaska Driver's License

    This job class is part of a series of competency based class specifications created for career areas within the Labor, Trades, and Crafts Unit. The class specification identifies the levels of work and wage grades within the career area, the core and specific competencies of the career area, required work behaviors, certifications, and physical requirements. Please review the competency specification which is available at:

    http://doa.alaska.gov/dop/fileadmin/...s/MECHANIC.pdf
    Additional Required Information:
    The recruitment period for this vacancy has been reposted until 5:00 p.m. on March 11, 2014. If you have already applied for this position, there is no need to reapply.

    COVER LETTER
    A cover letter is required for this position. The cover letter should highlight the knowledge, skills, abilities and experience listed in the position description. Please list any certificates or licenses you have to support the minimum qualifications. Please attach the cover letter to your application before submitting it online or, if unable to attach to your application, fax it to the contact number provided in the job posting.

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    Please attach copies of the following documents to your application:
    • Current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Inspector Authorization Certificate (IA)
    • FAA Airframe and Power plant Technician License,
    • Resume documenting at least 10 years work experience (if not already documentated in your application)
    • copy of a valid Alaska Driver’s License

    Please attach the above-listed documents to your application before submitting it online or, if unable to attach to your application, fax it to the contact number provided in the job posting. Please note, failure to attach all requested documents to your application may result in applicants not advancing to the interview phase of the recruitment and selection process.

    BACKGROUND CHECK
    The successful candidates must pass a comprehensive background investigation, which includes a criminal history check.

    FIREARMS
    This position requires the use or possession of a firearm or ammunition. In accordance with the federal Omnibus Consolidated Appropriations Act of 1997 (PL 104-208), if you have been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence, you may not hold this position.

    A "misdemeanor crime of domestic violence" is an offense that is (1) a misdemeanor under Federal or state law; and (2) has, as an element, the use or attempted use of physical force, or the threatened use of a deadly weapon, committed by a current or former spouse, parent, or guardian of the victim, by a person with whom the victim shares a child in common, by a person who is cohabiting with or has cohabited with the victim as a spouse, parent, or guardian, or by a person similarly situated to a spouse, parent, or guardian of the victim.

    If you have ever been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence, do NOT apply for this position.

    MULTIPLE VACANCIES
    This recruitment may be used for more than one (1) vacancy. The applicant pool acquired during this recruitment may be used for future vacancies for up to ninety (90) days after this recruitment closes. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply to each recruitment notice to ensure consideration for all vacancies.

    QUESTIONS
    Questions regarding the application process can be directed to the Workplace Alaska hotline at (907) 465- 4095 or 800-587-0430. Applicants are responsible for providing a correct email address in the Job Application, and that the spam filter will permit email from the ‘govermentjobs.com’ domains.

    EEO STATEMENT
    The State of Alaska complies with Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Individuals with disabilities, who require accommodation, auxiliary aides or services, or alternative communication formats, please call 1-800-587-0430 or 465-4095 in Juneau or (907) 465-3412 (TTY) or correspond with the Division of Personnel & Labor Relations at the address above. The State of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer.

    Contact Information:

    WORKPLACE ALASKA APPLICATION QUESTIONS & ASSISTANCE
    Questions regarding application submission or system operation errors should be directed to the Workplace Alaska hotline at 1-800-587-0430 (toll free) or (907) 465-4095 if you are located in the Juneau area. Requests for information may also be emailed to
    recruitment.services@alaska.gov.

    For applicant password assistance please visit:
    https://www.governmentjobs.com/js_lostpswd.cfm?&topheader=alaska

    For specific information in reference to the position please contact the hiring manager at:
    Clifford Gilliland, Aircraft Supervisor
    Email: clifford.gilliland@alaska.gov
    Phone Number: 907-269-4193
    Fax Number: 907-269-5992

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    Twenty three bucks for an IA!!! 37 hrs a week!!! No thanks....

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    There are pay increases at six months and a year, then the position gets annual pay increases. Have to factor in the benefits....

    Quote Originally Posted by pipercub View Post
    Twenty three bucks for an IA!!! 37 hrs a week!!! No thanks....

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    Careful, you might get a $23/hr IA......

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