Washington Army National Guard
Bargaining Unit Technician Vacancy Announcement
13-125-ARNG, Health System Specialist (NATIONAL GUARD REQUIREMENT)
Location: State Surgeon's Office, Camp Murray, WA
Appointment Type: Permanent
PD Number: D1119000
Salary Range: $50,628.00-$65,812.00
Secret Clearance: Secret
PCS Expenses: *Not Authorized*
Advertise As: Enlisted
Membership in the National Guard is Required: This is an Excepted Service position that requires membership in the Washington 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.
The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizen soldiers have joined for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join the National Guard and serve your nation, your state and your community!
Application will be accepted until 11:59 EST pm on: Monday, July 29, 2013
Please refer to How to Apply section for required documents.
Bargaining Areas of Consideration:
This position is in the Federal Service under the authority of 32 U.S.C. 709
Area 1: In-Service Excepted - All permanent Washington Army National Guard Excepted bargaining unit civil service employees, and members with excepted technician re-employment rights to the Washington Army National Guard.
*State Surgeon's Office Only*
Major Duties:Responsible for oversight, administration, and
implementation of policies pertaining to state medical affairs, and exercise of
programs such as: Line Of Duty (LOD) Investigation Program, Incapacitation Pay
Program, Active Duty Medical Extension (ADME) Program, MOS Medical Review Board
(MMRB) Program, Medical Disqualification Program, Follow up Health Care
Program, Medical Claims Processing Program, Medical Travel and Orders Program,
Medical Evaluation Board (MEB), Physical Evaluation Board (PEB), Human
Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Screening Program, Immunization Program, routine
and special physical examinations and waivers, Weight Control Program, and
Over-40 Medical Screening Program. Coordinates
with the National Guard Bureau (NGB), the Military Medical Support Office
(MMSO), Tri-Care, U.S. Total Army Personnel Command (PERSCOM), Regional Medical
Command, the Military Treatment Facilities, and the Medical Evaluation Board
(MEB), and Physical Evaluation Board (PEB) Liaison Offices located within the
state. Serves as the principle advisor
to the Chief of the MILPO, as well as to general officer commanders, and
personnel on eligibility for health care, sources of health care, medical
aspects of physical readiness training and testing, Active Duty Medical
Extensions, and LOD investigations. Manages
the funds associated with the health services account and provides an
accounting for expenditures as required. Responds to inquires and various
correspondence on health services issues and maintains an action file on all
responses. Coordinates, assembles, monitors
and ensures the proper conduct of the Incapacitation Pay Review Board and the
MOS Military Review Board. Reviews,
evaluates, and interprets regulatory guidance, policies, and procedures
applicable to the health services programs.
supervision of subordinate staff through the planning, assignment, and review
of work; granting of leave; providing recommendation on training requirements,
performance standards, and ratings; and effecting minor disciplinary actions
such as warnings and reprimands. Performs other duties as assigned.