Army National Guard Units (Title 32) Production Controller in Titusville, Florida

Army National Guard Units (Title 32)
1 vacancy in the following location:
  • Titusville, FL
Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Time-Limited NTE 06/17/2017

Opened Monday 10/17/2016 (7 day(s) ago)

** Closes Tuesday 11/1/2016 (8 day(s) away)

Job Overview

About the Agency

The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. 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 National Guard team 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. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.*

This position is located at FMS #18, Titusville, FL

AREA OF CONSIDERATION: This position is in the Excepted Federal Civil Service "under the authority of 32 U.S.C. 709", and is open ONLY to ON BOARD excepted military technicians in the FMS #18 of the Florida Army National Guard.

TEMPORARY PROMOTION: This is an obligated position (the incumbent is on active military duty). This temporary promotion is for a limited time not to exceed 17 June 2017. If a permanent employee in the excepted civil service accepts this position, he/she will retain their permanent status. If the military tour member, who has reemployment rights to this position, does not exercise his/her rights within 5 years, the selected individual may remain in this position without further competition. If the military tour member, who has reemployment rights to this position, exercises his/her rights within 5 years, the selected individual will have rights back to their previous position.

INTRODUCTION: This position is located in a Joint Forces Headquarters-State, Logistics Directorate (J4/G-4), Surface Maintenance Facility. The purpose of this position is to perform maintenance production management, to achieve or maintain desired production levels, to serve as an equipment readiness expert for units supported by the facility, and to provide technical guidance and oversight to a lower-graded Production Controller.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Establishes plans and schedules for maintenance and repair, using multiple process production methods and procedures for a variety of vehicles and equipment. Ensures Modified Table of Organization and Equipment (MTO&E;) or Table of Distribution and Allowances (TDA) reportable Line Item Numbers (LIN) are properly managed, reported and accounted for with respect to readiness reports, property accountability reports, and system management. Programs workload, shop space, and available personnel on a short and long-term basis. Ensures that unit Class 9 (CL IX) accounts are funded, budgeted, and executed to maximize readiness. Designates and maintains current maintenance priorities by Force Activity Designator, pacing items, Equipment Readiness Codes (ERC) A, B, and C equipment type, available funds, commander's priority, state/national priorities (in the case of floods, fires, and mobilizations), and unit supported. Analyzes repair methods and develops control procedures and policies to assure accomplishment of programs to meet priorities and deadlines established by higher authority or support activities. Provides technical guidance and oversight to a lower-graded Production Controller.

Travel Required
  • Occasional Travel
  • As Required
Relocation Authorized
  • No
Job Requirements
Key Requirements
  • You must maintain membership in the National Guard for continued employment

GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Must have experience, education or training which indicates reasoning in quantitative terms, communicate orally and in writing in a clear and concise manner, understanding the terminology and data pertaining to repair operations and process characteristics of the production activity.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: GS-09 must have at least 24 months experience, education or training preparing job or work orders; scheduling various phases of projects into the production facility; following up to see if work is progressing as planned and arranging for adjustments in materials, machine processes, and work sequencing allowing for changes. Experience with current automation support programs to input data, provide status of equipment, and monitor job order status, monitor work priorities, requisition repair parts, track repair parts status, etc.

COMPATIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: All applications will be considered regardless of Branch/AOC/FA/MOS. Incumbent will be required to be assigned to and qualify in a compatible military position. The selected individual may be required to attend formal technical school training in a military status. Compatible assignments include: ECMF: 91, 92, 94; EMOS: 88M.


Only applicants in military grade E8 and below will be considered.

**Please include your military rank on your resume.

Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.

Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs MAY be authorized. Authorization for payment of PCS expenses will be granted ONLY after determination is made that payment is in the best interest of the Florida National Guard.


Security Clearance


Additional Information
What To Expect Next

Once the online questionnaire is received you will receive an acknowledgement email that your submission was successful. After a reveiw of your complete application is done, if you are found qualified your name will be forwarded on a referral certificate to the hiring official. If further evaluation or interviews are required you will be contacted.

Instructions for completing the OPM 1203-FX: If you are applying to this announcement by completing the OPM 1203-FX form instead of using the Online Application method, please use the following step-by-step instructions as a guide to filling out the required questionnaire. You will need to print the vacancy announcement and refer to it as you answer the questions. You may omit any optional information; however, you must provide responses to all required questions. Be sure to double check your application before submission.

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Other Information

1. If you are a male applicantwho 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 Resources 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 Resources Office can only process materials received through USA Jobs.

Salary Range: $48,968.00 to $63,654.00 / Per Year

Series & Grade: GS-1152-09/09

Supervisory Status: No

Who May Apply: Current On-Board excepted military technicians employed at FMS #18 within the Florida Army National Guard

Control Number: 453567100

Job Announcement Number: FL17-007