U.S. Mint | Philadelphia, PA

Posted Date 3/25/2020

This position is located in the Maintenance Section, United States Mint, Philadelphia, PA.


All candidates who are:
Current or former federal employees qualifying as Status Candidates, Federal employees currently serving on a VRA, VEOA eligiblesCTAP/ICTAP eligibles, eligible for special hiring authorities (e.g., the Schedule A appointment for persons with disabilities, or covered by an Interchange Agreement), or VRA eligible or Land Management employees eligible under Public Law 114-47.

If you do not meet any of the categories listed above, you may wish to apply under announcement 20-MINT-257-P, which is open for any U.S. citizen to apply. Please refer to that announcement for details on open period, eligibility, and how to apply.

As a Electronic Industrial Controls Mechanic, you will:

  • Install, monitor, troubleshoot, rebuild, overhaul, modify, align, and calibrate new and existing integrated electronic equipment, electrical systems including, indicating, and recording control systems used on industrial coin production machinery, and robotic and other computer control systems.

  • Apply advanced electronic theory to performing the full range of installation, diagnostic, modification, alignment, and testing functions.

  • Serve as a lead worker on teams to install new equipment systems.

  • Perform routine and preventative maintenance on systems, parts, assemblies, or components that are of highly complex design, construction, and functionality.

You must meet the following requirements within 14 days of the closing date of this announcement.

You must meet the screen-out element Ability To Provide Production Support Services, normally addressed at the beginning of the online questions.  In addition, you must also obtain an average score of two (2) for the following elements for this position as addressed through the online question in order to be considered minimally qualified.  Your application will be evaluated in the following areas: Ability To Provide Production Support Services (screen-out), Knowledge of Equipment, Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc., Use of Test Equipment: Electronics, Theory of Electronics, Ability To Use Hand and Power Tools -Electronics, Trouble shooting (Electronic Equipment),and Ingenuity (Ability To Suggest and Apply New Methods).

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