This position is located at an Air National Guard Flying Wing, Mission Support Group, within the Force Support Squadron. The primary purpose of the position is to evaluate, plan, organize, and direct Base Services functions in support of federal, state, and local missions. The incumbent serves as supervisor and primary point-of-contact for Services-related programs, missions, functions, activities, and events for the wing and its assigned Geographically Separated Units (GSU). Ensures Services combat readiness is achieved through the analysis, supervision, development, and implementation of Base Services programs, missions, functions, activities, and events. Performs evaluation of unit manning document (UMD) and flight force structure to ensure personnel resources are identified, recruited, filled, retained, and employed. Analyzes designed operational capability (DOC) statements, status of skill-level and ancillary training for assigned personnel and availability and condition of required equipment. Serves as the primary point-of-contact for wing Services matters. Provides technical guidance and recommendations regarding program operations and effectiveness to squadron commander on a daily basis. Compiles, evaluates, and briefs readiness, training, and operations tempo information to include limiting factors. Manages the base Subsistence and Food Services Programs. Plans requirements for unit training assemblies, annual training exercises, deployments, and humanitarian support missions. Orders, receives, inspects, and stores subsistence items. Reviews and approves subsistence requisitions, ensures accomplishment of required documentation, and compliance with USAF/ANG standards. Prepares, manages, and maintains a comprehensive annual budget and related contracts for Services training, equipment, and supplies, as well as official travel within the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) and Military Personnel (MILPERS) appropriations. This includes specific program ownership, administration, and oversight of wing Subsistence and Contract Quarters funds. Manages Services unit supply program to ensure required stock or consumables are available. Reviews Table of Allowances (TAs) for required equipment and monitors Custodian AuthorizationCustody Receipt Listing (CA/CRL) for accuracy and accountability. Identifies unfunded requirements to squadron commander. Coordinates purchase requests, statements of work, and bid solicitations with Contracting Office and maintains related program documentation, continuity binder, and operating instructions. Maintains close working relationship with, and provides liaison between, squadron commander, wing senior leadership, active duty host, NGB/A1S, and gaining MAJCOM for management of manpower, budget, training, deployment, and coordination of Base Services programs. Performs other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM MILITARY GRADE: E-6 MAXIMUM MILITARY GRADE: E-8
(YOUR RANK MUST BE INCLUDED SOMEWHERE WITHIN YOUR RESUME)
All personnel applying for this position who do not meet the minimum military grade requirement MUST provide the proper signed memorandum from your respective Military Personnel Office (MILPO for ARNG, FSS for ANG) to prove eligibility to obtain the required grade upon accepting the position. The memorandum MUST be submitted WITH your application to be considered.
(ASSIGNMENT TO A COMPATIBLE MILITARY POSITION IS NOT REQUIRED FOR APPLICATION BUT WILL BE REQUIRED WITHIN ONE YEAR FROM DATE OF HIRE IF SELECTED.)
YOU MUST FULLY SUBSTANTIATE IN YOUR OWN WORDS THAT YOU MEET THE REQUIREMENTS LISTED BELOW. WHEN EXPLAINING MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE YOU MUST GIVE EXAMPLES. DO NOT COPY FROM THE VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT OR THE POSITION DESCRIPTION. EXPLAIN IT IN YOUR OWN WORDS AND GIVE EXAMPLES TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS VACANCY.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Experience, education, or training which provided a general knowledge of principles of organization, management, and administration. Experience using computer and automation systems.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have at least 36 months experience, education or training in program or managerial experience in a type of work or a combination of functions directly related to the position to be filled or in comparable work or functions. Experience developing and recommending policy; organizing and carrying out specific programs, evaluating and recommending changes in methods of operations. Experience in supervisory, staff or technical work which included study, analysis or evaluation leading to the development or improvement of managerial or administrative policies, practices and procedures. Experience preparing written communications and oral presentations.
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ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS/CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
-Security Clearance: May be required to possess or be eligible to obtain the appropriate security clearance.
-Employment in an excepted service position requires concurrent military assignment to a compatible military position in the West Virginia National Guard in one of the listed occupational specialty (MOS) codes or Air Force specialty codes (AFSC). Assignment to a compatible military position is not required for application but will be required if selected for appointment. If a mandatory course is required for this position, the incumbent will attend the course(s) within one year from the date of hire.
-Individual selected for this position will be required to sign up for direct deposit/electronic fund transfer upon appointment.
-Males born after December 31 1959 must be registered with the Selective Service Systems to be employed by the Federal Government.
-Military membership in the appropriate service, wearing of the uniform appropriate to the service, and federally recognized grade are requirements for appointment in the excepted service. As a condition of employment, all National Guard Military Technicians are appointed in the excepted service under the authority of 32 U.S.C. 709, and are required to serve a one (1) year trial period.
-Veterans preference does not apply to National Guard Technician positions in accordance with Title 32 U.S.C. 709 (f).
-Military technicians are ineligible for military enlistment, retention, and student loan repayment bonuses, accepting a technician position may terminate these military incentives. Contact Incentive Specialist for current policy.
-The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994 (USERRA, 38 U.S.C. §§ 4301 4335) prohibits discrimination because of past, current, or future military obligations in hiring, promotion, reemployment, termination and benefits.
-Applicant must possess the appropriate ASVAB scores and must meet all medical requirements to be eligible for this position.
-Must be able to report to work within 60 days, unless deployed or unless prior arrangements have been coordinated and approved by management.