Army National Guard Units (Title 32) Flight Operations Specialist in Sandston, Virginia
Army National Guard Units (Title 32)
2 vacancies in the following location:
- Sandston, VA
Work Schedule is Full Time - Indefinite
Opened Wednesday 10/12/2016 (12 day(s) ago)
** Closes Thursday 10/27/2016 (3 day(s) away)
*JOIN THE VIRGINIA ARMY NATIONAL GUARD AND SERVE YOUR NATION, YOUR STATE, AND YOUR COMMUNITY! *
NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the 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.
REMARKS: This position is being advertised as an indefinite appointment and applicant selected may be released at any time. In the event a permanent employee is accepted for this indefinite position, there will be a change in their tenure from permanent to indefinite. Indefinite appointments may be made permanent at a later date without competition. Individual will be advised of his/her rights and benefits to which entitled.
This position is located in an Army Support Facility (AASF) or Army Aviation Flight Activity (AAFA). Its purpose is to conduct preflight briefings for pilots and provide in-flight advisory services.
DUTY LOCATION : Army Aviation Support Facility (AASF), Sandston, VA 23150
*EMPLOYMENT STATUS: *Excepted Service Male/Female Enlisted Personnel (E2/PV2 and Above) and Warrant Officers (Not to Exceed W5/CW5)
WHO CAN APPLY:
GROUP I -**All qualified Male/Female Enlisted Personnel (E2/PV2 and Above) and Warrant Officers (Not to Exceed W5/CW5) currently employed (permanent) in the Virginia Army National Guard Military Technician Program.
GROUP II All qualified Virginia Army National Guard Male/Female Enlisted Personnel (E2/PV2 and Above) and Warrant Officers (Not to Exceed W5/CW5) regardless of employment status (Traditional, Military Technician or AGR). To be considered as a Group II applicant, proof of appointment/enlistment in the Virginia National Guard must be attached if the appointment/enlistment occurred within 60 days prior to, or during, the advertisement period.
*MILITARY CRITERIA: *Applicant must be qualified and eligible for award of an MOS as follows: WO:WOBR: 15; MOS: 920B
E: CMF: 15
*MILITARY ASSIGNMENT: *Applicant selected for this military technician position must occupy a military assignment in the Virginia Army National Guard that ensures proper grade, unit, and MOS prior to placement.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Conducts preflight pilot briefings in accordance with National Guard regulations and directives. Processes extended and local clearances, including examination for conformance with flight rules and regulations. Prepares, maintains and files records, charts, graphs, and reports allied to flight operations and flight training activities such as aircraft utilization reports, aircrew information reports, individual flight records, notice to airmen (NOTAM) file and airfield data. Maintains current file of aircraft flying regulations and navigational information such as radio facility carts, instrument approach procedure charts, aeronautical charts, Airman's Information Manual (AIM), airport directory, location identifiers, ATC procedures manual and Army Flight Information Publications. Supervises on-the-job training of unit flight operations personnel performing equivalent training or accomplishing a split unit training assembly at the facility.
- Not Required
- U.S. Citizenship Required
- You must maintain membership in the National Guard for continued employment
- Must meet the education/specialized experience--See Qualifications Section
*MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: *Experience, education, or training interpreting, explaining, and/or applying basic rules, regulations, policies, and procedures of a transportation program. Experience using computer and automation systems.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have at least 18 months experience, education, or training arranging and interpreting directives and regulations governing transportation of personnel, cargo or freight. Experience applying directives and regulations governing transportation of personnel, cargo or freight. Experience verifying legal entitlements or official authorizations for travel, securing from carriers guides and timetables, information regarding schedules, fares, and availability of space accommodations. Experience planning and organizing the work of others.
*SUBSTITUTION OF EDUCATION FOR SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: *Completion of 2 academic years of education in an accredited college or university will satisfy the requirements for GS-4 positions. Only education in excess of the first 60 semester hours (i.e., beyond the second year) is creditable toward meeting the specialized experience requirement. One full academic year of study (30 semester hours) beyond the second yearis equivalent to 6 months of specialized experience for GS-5 positions.
Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.
Selectee may be subject to a one-year probationary/trial period.
Possess or be able to acquire and maintain a Secret security clearance.
What To Expect Next
Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgement email that your submission was successfully received. After the closing date Thursday, October 27, 2016, your resume will be reviewed in full and compared to the required specialized experience as listed on this announcement. Based on your score, you may be referred to the hiring official. If your name is referred to the hiring official, you may be contacted directly by that office for a possible interview. You will receive notice via email or by mail, if no email address was provided by you during the application process, once this process is completed (generally 4-6 weeks).
T*hese benefits are offered to most Federal employees:*
Main site for new federal employees - http://www.opm.gov/insure/newemploy/index.asp
Flexible Spending Accounts - For additional information visit: https://www.fsafeds.com/fsafeds/index.asp
Health Insurance- For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/insure/health/index.asp
Leave -For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/oca/leave/index.asp
Life Insurance- http://www.opm.gov/insure/life/index.asp
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Retirement Program- For additional information visit: http://www.opm.gov/retire/index.asp
Under 32 USC 709, Veterans Preference does NOT apply.
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 Office can only process materials received through USA Jobs
CONSIDERATION FOR THIS POSITION WILL BE WITHOUT REGARD TO SEX, AGE, OR HANDICAP (EXCEPT WHERE REQUIRED BY MILITARY REGULATIONS), RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, RELIGION, LAWFUL POLITICAL AFFILIATION, OR MEMBERSHIP/NONMEMBERSHIP IN AN EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION...RELOCATION EXPENSES WILL NOT BE PAID.
For a complete list of Job Vacancy Announcements available at the virgina National Guard, please visit our website at Virginia National Guard Homepage Virginia National Guard Homepage.
Salary Range: $45,269.00 to $58,846.00 / Per Year
Series & Grade: GS-2102-08/08
Promotion Potential: 08
Supervisory Status: No
Who May Apply: United States Citizens
Control Number: 453189900
Job Announcement Number: VA16-220CCW