Department of the Air Force - Eastover, SC

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The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States and one of the Nation's longest-enduring institutions. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join our SC National Guard Team and serve your nation, SC and your community!



Location: 169 LRS/LGRMS

Compatibility: 2SXXX


National Guard Membership is Required : This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the South Carolina AIR National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.

Application materials must be received by the closing date. Failure to provide complete information may result in your not receiving consideration for this position. Please refer to the Qualifications and Evaluations Section of this Announcement to understand the qualification requirements, and the How to Apply Section for detailed instruction on applying. If you are applying with a resume created outside of USA Jobs Resume Builder, follow this link to access the Online Questionaire. Otherwise apply using the APPLY ONLINE button at the right of this page to use the RESUME BUILDER resume.
  • 2SXXX
  • Meet minimum physical and screening requirements
  • Meet minimum aptitude requirements for the compatible MOS
  • Attain/Maintain the Security Clearance and NACLC
  • Participate in the Direct Deposit Program

DUTIES: Back to top This position is located in the Air National Guard, Mission Support Group, Logistics Readiness Squadron. The primary purpose of the position is to perform warehouse inspection, storage, and inventory of a wide variety of supply and equipment items, classified and sensitive items, War Comsumables Distribution Objective (WCDO) items; selecting items to be issued, shipped, or transferred; conducting warehouse validations and inventories; maintaining central locator functions; performing warehouse inspection functions (i.e., shelf life, functional checks); and managming the staging area for delivery of items.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Back to top Minimum Requirement: Experience or training which demonstrates the ability to compare item identification against recieving reports and issue request forms; skill in using hand trucks, dollies, and other equipment to move stock; ability to use hammers, pliers, and other hand tools; and to follow oral written instructions.

Meeting the months of experience requirement will not by itself be accepted as proof of qualification. Quality, type, and scope of experience, training or education must be demonstrated to show that the applicant is fully qualified to perform duties at the grade level announced.

Specialized Experience: You MUST have 12 months experience in EACH of the following KSAs:

1. Experience performing inventory and inspections to determine servicability of stocked items.

2. Experience in interpreting and applying written instructions, reference material, publications, and manuals.

3. Experience in setting up and rotating storage locations considering factors such as life expecting, available space, product turnover, etc.


Employees selected for full-time positions that require mandatory training at the National Guard Professional Education Center (NGPEC) will have 12 months from the date of hire to complete the required course(s). Failure to complete NGB prescribed courses at NGPEC for new personnel within the first year of employment may be cause for reassignment or termination.

Enlisted Cash Bonuses: Acceptance of a technician position may affect any bonus and/or educational assistance that may be applicable. Your bonus may be terminated and repayment may be required.

Permanent Change of Station (PCS) cost is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the interst of the Government.

For positions requiring the operation of motor vehicles, candidates must have a valid state driver's license for the state in which they love or are principally employed.

The South Carolina National Guard is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Soldiers and Airmen will not be assessed, classified, trained, promoted, or otherwise managed on the basis of race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, reprisal, or non-qualifying handicap. Discrimination due to age or disability are prohibited where not a factor of employment due to military nature of the position. 29 CFR Part 1614. Discrimination due to gender is prohibited except as the direct combat probability coding policy applies to women.

Veteran Preference: Under PL 90-486, Veteran Preference is not applicable to the National Guard.

HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED: Once the application process is complete, a review of your application will be made to ensure you meet the job requirements. To determine if you are qualified for this job, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the Assessment Questionnaire. The rating you receive is based on your responses to the questionnaire and supporting documents.

If, after reviewing your resume and or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications and or experience, your score can and will be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating.

BENEFITS: Back to top The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. The following Web addresses are provided for your reference to explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees.

Main New Employee Website -

Flexible Spending Accounts - The Federal Flexible Spending Accounts Program (FSAFeds) allows you to pay for certain health and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars. For additional information visit:

Health Insurance - The Federal Employees Health Benefits Program offers over 100 optional plans. For additional information visit:

Leave - Most Federal employees earn both annual and sick leave. For additional information visit:

Life Insurance - The Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance Program (FEGLI) offers: Basic Life Insurance plus three types of optional insurance, for additional information visit:

Long Term Care Insurance - The Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) provides long term care insurance for Federal employees and their parents, parents-in-law, stepparents, spouses, and adult children. For additional information visit:

Retirement Program - Almost all new employees are automatically covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a three-tiered retirement plan. The three tiers are: Social Security Benefits, Basic Benefit Plan, Thrift Savings Plan. For additional information visit:

OTHER INFORMATION: 1. If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/59 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency.

2. Please do not send/fax/courier/email any applications or resumes to the National Guard Human Resource Office, you must apply on-line. The Human Resource Office can only process materials received through USA Jobs.

HOW TO APPLY: Back to top The Application Process

To apply for this position, you MUST provide BOTH of the following parts:

1. Your responses to the Online Assessment Questionaire, and

2. Your resume and any other supporting documents.

The Application Manager is used for convenience and quickest processing. Track your progress to a Complete Application Package using the MY Application Packages checklist and status displays in Application Manager. Your application package status must be complete by the closing date.

(Here is a link for aiding you in building your resume and some application tips):

Application Manager

To BEGIN , choose one of the following options:


If your resume is going to come from the USAJOBs Resume Builder, you begin the process by clicking the Apply Online button near the bottom of this page. Your resume will be attached only to the Online Assessment Questionaire you Complete and Submit from this session, not to any Questionaires you may already have Saved or Submitted.


If your resume is going to be one your prepared outside of USAJOBS Resume Builder, click this link to begin the process:

Tips for using the Online Assessment Questionaire:

You must click both Finish and Submit when you are done. Your Online Assessment Questionaire is not processed and your resume is not attached until you click the Submit button, even is USAJOBS says it sent your resume.

You can upload supporting documents after you Submit the Online Assessment Questionaire.

You must complete the entire process by the closing date.

To make sure everything you submitted is successfully received, follow these steps:

1. Go to and log in using the box on the right hand side of the page.

2. Click the radio button for this Vacancy Identification Number: 13-122 Click Select a Vacancy .

3. Verify that all of your documents appear on the table with a status of Processed .

You can save your work and come back later. Just click both Save and Logout. When you want to return, go to the Application Manager link and log in using the box on the right hand side of the page.

If you Submit more than one Assessment Questionaire for this position, the most recent one Submitted is the one that is used. Therefore, it is important for you to complete it in its entirety.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS: For this job announcement the following documents are required:

1. Current Resume (Be sure to list your duties and responsibilities as they relate to the qualifying experience as listed above on the announcement)

2. The Online Assessment Questionaire

3. Transcript (If using education to substitute for experience, you MUST submit a transcript)

4. Military Resume (Optional) Be sure to explain duties of the MOS held

5. Miscellaneous (Optional)

Helpful Hints for Applying:

Details about the experience that relates to the position you are applying for.

Be sure to include your applicable military experience.

Provide the Month and Year for the Dates of your experience.

To submit the documents requested follow the instructions below:

Your document(s) can be submitted electronically using the document upload process within Application Manager. Please ensure that your resume contains your full name, address, phone, birthdate and at least your last four digits of your social security number.

Note: Please ensure that your resume contains the basic information outlined under the Applying for a Federal Job link:

Phone: (803)806-2426
Fax: (803)806-1567
Agency Information:
South Carolina National Guard
The Adjutant General - SC
HRO Staffing
1 National Guard Road
Columbia, SC
Fax: (803)806-1567

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