IDAHO ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
STATEWIDE TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
UNIT OF ASSIGNMENT: 204TH RTI
Appointment Type: Temporary
PD #: D1184000
Series/Grade: GS - 2005 - 07 / 07
Salary Range: $38,790.00 - $50,431.00
MEMBERSHIP IN THE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD IS REQUIRED: This is an Excepted Service position that requires membership in the Idaho Army National Guard as a condition of employment. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an Excepted Service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Loss of military membership will result in immediate loss of your full-time military technician position.
- Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance*
- PCS is not authorized*
In accordance with the Labor Management Agreement, Article 18, Promotions:
Area of Consideration
The area of consideration for all Idaho National Guard bargaining unit positions will be as follows:
(1) Bargaining unit members
(2) All other individuals
This does not preclude management from selecting either Section (1) or Section (2) applications after Section (1) applicants have been considered.
AREAS OF CONSIDERATION:
Current members within the Idaho Army National Guard.
Application materials must be received by Wednesday, February 13, 2013 . Failure to provide complete information may result in your not receiving consideration for this position. Please refer to the Qualifications and Evaluations section to understand the requirements.
Military requirement: Enlisted
The purpose of this position is to function as the primary assistant to or to function as the senior logistics full time member of the organization. Under the direction of the Officer in Charge (OIC), Logistics Officer, or Commander, this position oversees and ensures the accomplishment of work performed in the area of logistics.
b. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
(1) Incumbent is responsible to provide technical guidance to subordinate units, the headquarters logistics section, or other staff sections concerning logistics and maintenance management. May provide supervision and guidance to full time personnel in the logistics section of the organizational headquarters. Schedules and provides proficiency training for logistical personnel within the command. Plans and provides guidance for the implementation of current and future equipment authorization documents. Performs oversight and random reviews of subordinate unit expendable/durable requisitions. Conducts reviews for requirement validity and availability of funds in accordance with regulation and the commanders priorities . Ensures that non-expendable quantities are commensurate with authorized levels of current or future authorization documents. Maintains current due-in status of back orders and communicates to the command when critical mission items will be available. Monitors and reviews Shortage/Overage Annexes to ensure all expendable/durable items are on hand or requisitioned. Conducts supply and maintenance discipline inspections and other like evaluations of subordinate logistical operations. Conducts and/or coordinates assistance visits in the areas of supply and maintenance. Audits personal clothing records at subordinate elements. Monitors organizational clothing and individual equipment (OCIE) reports to ensure the completion of supply actions of subordinate units. Inspects OCIE records for procedural completeness, accountability, accuracy, and agreement with automated management systems. Reports trends and critical problem areas to appropriate command levels. Directs the coordination of lateral transfers of excess clothing and equipment within the organization. Recommends the distribution of newly assigned equipment to subordinate units.
(2) Assists in the development of command logistics policies. Consolidates and inputs unit level logistics feeder information into the organizational readiness report. Prepares logistics plans for scheduled training and deployments. Coordinates for the receipt and issue of billeting, equipment, and supplies for training. Reviews all Reports of Survey, Cash Collections, and Statements of Charges for property loss or damage. Reviews and forwards adjustment documents. Monitors high priority requisitions; reviews on-hand levels of equipment; manages equipment excess and shortages; reviews and directs transfers of equipment; and ensures continuous coordination of logistical matters. Coordinates the receipt, inventory, and issue of new equipment fielded to the organization. Initiates and/or forwards convoy requests, movement plans, and transportation requests to move equipment and personnel. Prepares reports, schedules repair or maintenance, and requests replacement of GSA vehicles. Incumbent reviews, establishes suspense, and forwards logistics correspondence and documents.
(3) Is the Commanders primary technical specialist regarding food service operations. Reviews and forwards subsistence requests and consumption reports. Responsible for adjusting the scheduled meal menus. Reviews AT and IDT food service records and issues necessary guidance to logistical and food service personnel. Coordinates for higher level food service assistance. May be required to serve as a member of a food service menu board . Forecasts, prepares requests, and coordinates receipt of bulk and package petroleum, oil, and lubricants (POL). Coordinates and completes turn-in actions for POL. Prepares or assists in the preparation of ammunition requests. Coordinates and conducts the receipt, issue, and turn-in of ammunition and residue. Reconciles and forwards records of ammunition usage for the purpose of reforecasting. Monitors the implementation of the approved medical formulary for subordinate units. Oversees the request, issue, and turn-in of medical supplies. May function as the reviewer for local purchases made with government credit cards. Establishes logistical correspondence and filing procedures for the organization.
(4) May be required to coordinate with local officials, service organizations, etc., for a variety of purposes: armory security coordination with police, rental of the armory, organizational participation in celebrations, and to provide public information about the National Guard. May attend meetings as a representative to coordinate employer and civic support for National Guard activities.
(5) May be required to support recruiting activities to assist in maintaining the organization at authorized strength by establishing personal contacts and maintaining effective working relationships with strength management personnel and key leaders of the community. May coordinate the equipment requirements to support school activities such as career days for the purpose of informing individuals and groups of the benefits of belonging to the National Guard.
(6) May plan, organize and assign work to employees engaged in logistical work assigned at the command level. Provides technical assistance and guidance to organizational logistics employees. Revises assignments or details employees to other duties as necessary to meet changing work situations, deadlines, or priorities.
(7) Performs other duties as assigned.
Work involving supervising or performing clerical or technical supply support work necessary to ensure the effective operation of ongoing supply activities. Work is performed in a wide range of systematized supply operations, such as performing administrative functions in inventory, storage, cataloging, receipt and control processes.
No special education requirements are needed for this position.
Within your application package, you must explain how you gained the specialized experience required for this position. Applicants applying at the GS 07 level must have 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.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
SUBSTITUTION EDUCATION FOR 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 of substantially full-time study or 30 semester hours, or the equivalent) for 12 months of the required experience
Idaho National Guard Mission Statement:
The incredible versatility of the National Guard enables its troops to respond to domestic emergencies, combat missions, counterdrug efforts, reconstruction missions and moreall with equal speed, strength and efficiency.
Whether the call is coming from the Governor of the State of Idaho or directly from the President of the United States, Guard Soldiers and Airman are always ready and always there.
Selectee will be required to participate in the Direct Deposit Funds Transfer Program.
This is a dual-status position and membership in the Idaho Army National Guard is required. By submitting this application you are affirming to the validity of the information you have provided.
All male applicants born after 31 December 1959 will be required to furnish a statement of Selective Service registration status prior to appointment. (5 U.S.C. 3328)
Acceptance of any military technician position over 179 days will cause termination of entitlement and eligibility for all bonuses and student loan repayments effective the date of employment. This does not affect Montgomery GI Bill eligibility. Payments of Selected Reserve reenlistment bonuses authorized in section 308b of title 37, United States Code, to Military Technicians (Dual Status) who become eligible for reenlistment while serving on active duty in Iraq, Afghanistan or Kuwait in support of Operation Enduring Freedom or Operation Iraqi Freedom (in theater) are excluded from repayment. Acceptance of any military technician position may affect your incentive bonus. Check with your incentives manager to see if this applies to the incentive you received.
Applicants who feel they have reinstatement/restoration/re-promotion rights to this grade and position should contact the Human Resources Office.
The Idaho National Guard is an Equal Opportunity employer. Selection for this position will be made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical handicap or age which does not interfere with job accomplishment or National Guard membership. Veteran's Preference does not apply to any National Guard position.
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