Job Overview

Summary

THE NEW JERSEY AIR NATIONAL GUARD

FEDERAL TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

THIS IS A MILITARY POSITION

NJ 13-087, VIN# 884798

Information Technology Specialist, GS-2210-09/11, PD# D1847000, D1848000

108th Wing, McGuire AFB, New Jersey

GS-09 Starting Salary: $53,500

GS-09 Salary Range: $53,500 - $69,545

GS-11 Starting Salary: $64,729

GS-11 Salary Range:  $64,729 - $84,146

                                                                        OPENING DATE            CLOSING DATE

                                                                        02 May 2013                    03 June 2013 

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED:  This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatibility 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.

AREA OF CONSIDERATION:

AREA I:  All Excepted Technicians of the the 108th Wing (WG)

AREA II:  All Excepted Technicians of the New Jersey Air National Guard (NJANG)

AREA III:  All members of the NJANG or those eligible for membership

If a

New Jersey Army National Guard (NJARNG) member is selected, the person must transfer to the NJANG.

If the individual selected is currently on a title 10 tour no action can be taken until he/she is released from tour.

APPOINTMENT STATUS: EXCEPTED

This is a Dual Status Excepted Service Technician position in the New Jersey Air National Guard   

OFFICER (  )      ENLISTED ( X )        NON-DUAL STATUS (  )

MINIMUM RANK: SrA/E-4                                               MAXIMUM RANK: TSgt/E-6

APPLICANTS ABOVE THE MAXIMUM RANK:

Applicants with an enlisted rank that exceeds the maximum advertised rank for the position may be considered.   Applicant must provide a statement with their resume/application which indicates their willingness to accept a reduction in military rank.   If selected, reduction in military rank is required to prevent grade inversion.   Air/Army Officers and Army Warrant Officers may be allowed to reduce their Officer/Warrant Officer rank to Enlisted only.   Military recruiters can provide Air/Army Officers and Army Warrant Officers with specifics applicable to the applicant.

MILITARY POSITION:  108th Wing

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP STATUS:  Employment in this position requires concurrent military assignment to a compatible military position in the New Jersey National Guard in one of the following military specialty codes:

AFSC: 3D1X1

 

LEVEL OF CLEARANCE/INVESTIGATION: Non-Critical/Sensitive 

MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE.

SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTORS: To obtain the required AFSC, acceptance of this position requires a minimum ASVAB Score of 60 in the Electronics area.  ASVAB scores will not be required to apply for the position, however applicants must obtain required ASVAB scores prior to acceptance of the position.  The applicant must verify their scores with their Military Personnel Flight/Military Personnel Office.  

PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  N/A 

SELECTION OFFICIAL: Captain Walter Dragon, Communication Flight Commander

Duties

The following list of duties is not conclusive but provides a brief snapshot of the duties that may be required for this position:  A copy of the complete position description is available in the Human Resource Office.

MAJOR DUTIES:  Analyzes requirements and establishes plans of action for improving IT applications.   Performs as plans and policy advisor to functional users of information technology.  Plans and develops methods, procedures, policies, and techniques concerning telecommunication systems.  Implements IT and ccommunications programs and special projects.  Assists with contracting functions and budget preparation.  Attends meetings and presents briefings.