Open & closing dates
03/01/2018 to 03/15/2018
$29.02 to $33.91 per hour Summary
This position is located in the Office of Facilities Management and Reliability (OFMR), Smithsonian Facilities (SF), Smithsonian Institution (SI). The incumbent disassembles equipment, repairs and/or replaces parts and components, cleans and assembles equipment, locates and diagnoses trouble, potential safety hazards, or required improvements; and makes operational tests and adjustments as necessary to assure coninued operational and structural integrity.
Locates and diagnoses trouble, potential safety hazards or required improvements to mechanical and/or structural systems throughout the Smithsonian Institution; and repairs or replaces parts and/or components to assure continued service and performance. Develops plans and templates and machine fabricates and/or weld various parts. Builds, overhauls, manufactures and repairs parts and pieces of equipment that require the use of specialized machine tools including laboratory equipment. Selects appropriate material based on durability, cost, strength and appearance. Works (as necessary) to assist other trades/crafts, laborers and utilities personnel in any of the zones to accomplish requirements.