Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Construction & Maintenance Supervisor in Indianapolis, Indiana
As supervisor of the construction shop, Incumbent must have a through background and working knowledge of all construction trades, and utility systems including plumbing, pipefitting, electrical, carpentry, painting etc., as well as the knowledge and ability to plan, coordinate arid supervise the completion of construction work by all trades.
Conditions of Employment
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 01/17/2021. EXPERIENCE: A specific length of training and experience is not required, but you must show evidence of training or experience of sufficient scope and quality of your ability to do the work of this position. Evidence which demonstrates you possess the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the duties of this position must be supported by detailed descriptions of such on your resume. Applicants will be rated in accordance with the OPM Federal Wage System Qualification Standards. SCREEN-OUT ELEMENT: Your qualifications will first be evaluated against the prescribed screen out element, which usually appears as question 1 in the on-line questionnaire. Those applicants who appear to possess at least the minimal acceptable qualification requirement are considered for further rating; those who do not are rated ineligible and are eliminated. The potential eligibles are then rated against the remainder of the Job Elements:
Lead or SuperviseMeet deadlinesPlan and organize workShop PracticesWithout more than normal supervision Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Note: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: Incumbent is required to carry. light to medium loads, using mechanical means for heavier loads. Works from ladders and scaffoldings. requires manual coordination, agility, and good vision. Occasionally, the work requires working for extended periods of time in kneeling, stooping and other tiring body positions. Work is performed both inside and outside buildings under dirt, dust and other adverse conditions. Incumbent is subject to the ever present hazards of cuts, bruises, falls, and burns. Incumbent must work in confined areas for periods up to one hour. At time incumbent may be exposed to asbestos, fiberglass and other related substances.