Engineering Equipment Operator Leader

Job Announcement Number:
Location Name:
Bishop, California
Department Of Agriculture
Forest Service
Occupation Code:
Pay Plan:
Appointment Duration:
Opening Date:
Friday, September 30, 2016
Closing Date:
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Job Status:
$29.47 to $29.47 / Per Hour
Pay Grade(s):
10 to 10
Who May Apply:
US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.
Job Summary:
The position is located within the Pacific Southwest Region (R5) on the Inyo National Forest with a duty location of Bishop, CA. For further information about the duties of the position contact Nora Gamino at 760-873-2414 or The encumbant will lead the work of the road construction and maintenance crew (C&M;) and will spend at least 85% of the time leading subordinates who perform carpentry, plumbing, electrical and equipment operator tasks. Equipment Operator duties include operation of heavy equipment and motor vehicles. Maintenance Mechanic duties include carpentry, electrical and plumbing duties. Carpentry duties incliude construction and repairs of such items as warehouses, garages, residences, roofs, etc. Electrician duties include troubleshooting electrical problems, rewiring buildings during remodeling, and bringing wiring up to code. Plumbing duties include repairing water and sewer lines, installing toilets and lavatory fixtures, and re-pluming lines as needed. This position drives vehicles that require a Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with tanker endorsement, based on the type or kind of equipment being operated. The incumbent must ensure appropriate permits are obtained for transporting and operating equipment assigned. As such, this position is a Test Designated Position (TDP) under the United States Forest Service (USFS) / Department of Transportation (DOT) Alcohol and Controlled Substances Testing Program.

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