Thursday , March 30 2023

Wapa Employment – Electrical Engineer

Website Western Area Power Administration

Job Description:

A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation’s most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The work is generally performed in steep, hilly, rocky, and other types of adverse terrain. Operates engineering and construction equipment such as graders, excavators, tractors with bulldozer or angle dozer blades, and front-end loaders.
  • Steer and operate by using clutches, levers, brakes, and valves according to the slope or tilt. Operates dozers and mastication equipment on steep, hilly, rough terrain and transports heavy equipment to job site.
  • The incumbent is required to have a good degree of mechanical ability and skill to perform preventive maintenance and minor repair of equipment.
  • Completes all agency required administrative duties.
  • Incumbent performs rough grading as well as fine surfacing on flat or rolling terrain. Incumbent adjusts equipment attachments for proper positioning and working order, making adjustments without stopping the power unit or the equipment.
  • Excavate, backfill, grade, or level earth to rough specifications on all types of terrain. Moves earth on mountains and steep slopes, rocky or soft ground.
  • The incumbent performs the operation of a variety of heavy equipment for road maintenance, watershed restoration, facilities maintenance, fuels reduction, and the support of other natural resource projects.

Job Requirements:

  • Successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit E-Verify.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid State Driver’s License.
  • Successful completion of one-year probationary period, unless previously served.
  • Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service or exempt.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
  • Subject to satisfactory adjudication of background investigation and/or fingerprint check.
  • Per Public Law 104-134 all Federal employees are required to have federal payments made by direct deposit to their financial institution.

Job Details:

Company: Western Area Power Administration

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Accounting

Job Location: Montrose, CO, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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