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ILLINOIS NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Illinois 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. Applicants who are not currently a member of the Illinois National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Illinois National Guard.
Duty Location: USPFO, Springfield, IL
Selecting Official: 1LT Jennifer Mikus, 217-761-3306
Areas of Consideration: This position is announced statewide for those persons holding or eligible to acquire membership in the IL ARNG in an available military position in an Warrant Officer / Enlisted grade which is compatible with this technician position.
Indefinite/Temporary Promotion/May Become Permanent
Military Requirements: Selected Candidates will be required to be in a compatible military assignment prior to the effective date of placement.
Compatible Military Assignments: Warrant Officer: 011A,882A,890A,913A,914A,915E,920A,920B,922A,923A
Enlisted: CMF 91; 36B,51C,88M,88N,89A,89B,92A,92F,92G,92Y
Must be willing to become a member of the National Guard.
Must be a U.S. Citizen.
Completed NGIL Form 73 now required, see How to Apply, Required Documents
Secret Security Clearance is required. DUTIES:
(1) Manages supply activities to include support of inventory control, storage, distribution, cataloging, supply identification systems, property utilization, and other related activities using both Standard Army Management Information Systems (STAMIS) and non-STAMIS systems. Manages the STAMIS system requesting access and SARSS2 parameter change requests.
(2) Reviews procurements through the appropriate STAMIS and vendor based web sites. Analyzes requests to ensure items being ordered are authorized. Coordinates payments to GSA, prime vendor, and local vendors by Government Purchase Card. Manages the GPC and the Federal Fuel Credit Card accounts (ground and aviation) to ensure charges and credits are being applied. Audits and reconciliations are conducted at the end of each transaction period to ensure the accuracy of transactions. Processes all requests for local purchases, including those for items listed within standard supply classes. Processes the managers review file daily and reconciles all records, monthly, between SARSS 1 and SARSS 2 to ensure validity of the stock record account. Process inquiries regarding supply status.
(3) Develops and applies standards to manager referred transactions. Coordinates with Continental United States (CONUS) supply sources (private and public) on materials needed to alleviate delays. Validates due-in transactions and researches items delayed in shipment. Processes Shipment Discrepancy Reports (SDR) and Quality Deficiency Reports (QDR). Processes monthly reports regarding commodity management, including transaction error reports, overage managers review file, performance standard reports, overage reports, and other related supply discrepancy reports. Applies appropriate budget controls on selective items and maintains records indicating the necessity for control.
(4) Analyzes the integrated management of ASL stock and contingency stock. Ensures proper types and amounts of supplies are available to support requirements. Reviews and updates the ASL, considering demand history, anticipated consumption, turnover rates, future requirements solicited from MACOMS, total package fielding, special projects, and funds availability. Analyzes and researches to determine authorizations, substitutes, and trouble shooting of problem areas. Reviews inventory on-hand, requisitioning objective, contingency stocks, and develops courses of action based on these conditions.
(5) Analyzes vendor reports to determine the destination of expended funds. Develops reports for the Supply Systems Analyst based on findings. Coordinates information with program managers and units to assist with formulating budgets.
(6) Manages supply transactions based on dollar limitations, status of Obligation Authority, consumer funds, coordinating with requisitioning activity and the source of supply. Coordinates with Budget Analyst, S&S Officer, and comptroller personnel to determine authorizations for commitment and expenditure of funds. Makes analytical review of demands, issues, and obligations. Notes trends causing out of tolerance actions and develops courses of action to resolve these conditions.
(7) Manages excess supplies and equipment IAW USPFO procedures to determine the appropriate disposition. Manages the DOD Activity Address File (DODAAF) to include additions, changes, and deletions. Develops reports to ensure that adequate and accurate information is provided. Processes all excess materiel transactions through the Objective Supply Capability Adaptive Readiness Inventory Control Point (OSCAR/ICP).
(8) Supports mobilization and demobilization by managing rapid fielding initiative (RFI) push packages).
(9) Manages stocks assigned to various classes of supply. Develops reports that track on hand supplies to ensure accurate accountability. Processes requests for operation rations, including commercial subsistence and commercial meals, requests for cash meal payment books and validates cash meal payment book transactions, annually, with units. Processes CL II off line request. Reconciles purchase requests for fuel, validates bulk fuel reports, processes monthly Voyager credit card reports, issues new Voyager credit cards to unit and processes transactions for turn in of expired or damaged Voyager credit cards. Processes requests from unit for medical supplies (CL VIII) validating all medical supply requests against unit formularies. Provides units with medical materiel quality control notifications. Monitors shelf life requirements to ensure perishable supplies are disposed of and reordered. Analyzes and recommends supplies for forward deployment/distribution.
(10) Processes requests for ammunition. Processes ammunition receipts from depot, ASPs and turn-ins from units. Uses the SAAS-MOD STAMIS to process all ammunition requests and turn-ins, inventories, shipments, etc.
(10) Coordinate with agencies of DOD, DA, NGB, LOGSA, USPFO Warehouse and supported units/activities.
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience, education, or training in a variety of operations or situations concerned with substance or content of supply actions, requiring ability to decide course of action to take, considering the circumstances or conditions encountered. Experience using computer and automation systems.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: GS-07 level: Must possess 12 months experience, education, or training which demonstrates a thorough knowledge of governing supply regulations, policies, procedures, and instructions applicable to the specific assignment. Experience conducting extensive searches for required information; reconstructing records for complex supply transactions; and/or provide supply operations support for activities involving specialized or unique supplies, equipment, or parts. Experience performing routine aspects of supply work based on practical knowledge of standard procedures, where assignments include individual case problems related to a limited segment in one of the major areas of supply management. GS-06 level: Must possess 9 months experience, education, or training which demonstrates knowledge of governing supply regulations, policies, procedures, and instructions applicable to the specific assignment. Experience conducting searches for required information; reconstruct records for routine supply transactions; and/or provide supply operations support for activities involving specialized or unique supplies, equipment, and parts. Experience performing routine aspects of supply specialist work based on practical knowledge of standard procedures, where assignments include individual case problems related to a limited segment in one of the major areas of supply management. GS-05 level: Must possess 6 months experience, education, or training which demonstrates knowledge of standardized supply regulations, policies, procedures, or other instructions relating to the specific functions assigned. Experience that demonstrates knowledge of one or more automated supply databases to enter and retrieve recurring reports. Experience using working knowledge of the structure of a supply organization and the organizations serviced.
SUBSTITUTION OF EDUCATION: High school graduate or the equivalent may be substituted for three months of specialized experience. Education in schools above the high school level may be substituted for experience on the basis of one academic year of study (i.e., 36 weeks or substantially full-time study or 30 semester hours or the equivalent.) for 12 months of the required experience. For experience required in excess of 24 months, education in schools above the high schools level may be substituted at the rate of one academic year of education for six months of experience. School above high schools level means an educational institution (e.g., a business or commercial school or college, a secretarial school, a junior college or a college or university.) for which high school graduation or the equivalent is a prerequisite and in which an applicant successfully completed study which was not primarily limited to courses in word processing and keyboarding or both. Substantially full-time study in the case of business and commercial schools is the equivalent of at least 20 classroom hours of instruction per week. One academic year consists of approximately 36 weeks of substantially full-time study or 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours.
- Other Requirements - For positions requiring the operation of motor vehicles, candidates must have a valid state drivers license for the state in which they live or are principally employed.
Participation in direct deposit is mandatory. 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 occupational 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:
PAYMENT OF CHANGE OF STATION (PCS) COSTS: PCS at Government expense may be authorized only in accordance with the PCS policy set forth by The Adjutant General of Illinois.
The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. The following Web address is provided for your reference to explore the major benefits offered to most Federal employees.
This link provides and overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees. http://www.usajobs.gov/EI/benefits.asp 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 or fax your application to the fax number listed on this announcement with the prescribed Cover Letter. The Human Resource can only process materials received through USA Jobs.
3. PRIORITY CONSIDERATION: Candidates who believe they are entitled to priority consideration for repromotion or reemployment should forward a description of the circumstances with their applications. Consideration of qualified candidates eligible for priority consideration will precede efforts to fill the position by normal competition.
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