Job Overview


Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position: Ft Hood is nicknamed The Great Place because of the quality of life the post and area offer Soldiers and their families. Ft Hood covers a total of 340 sq miles and rests in the beautiful 'hill and lake' country of Central Texas, between Killeen and Copperas Cove. For those who enjoy the outdoors, Ft Hood is the ideal location because of warm winters and hot summers. The nearby lakes, Belton and Stillhouse, offer year round outdoor recreation activities. Please visit:

Who May Apply:

  • U.S. Citizens 
  • Duties

  • Develop the psychiatric portion of the Narrative Summary (NARSUM) which summarizes the psychiatric and related medical conditions.
  • Develop the psychiatric addendum to the NARSUM by reviewing the Disability Evaluations completed by the Veterans' Affairs (VA) physician, reviewing the military inpatient and outpatient treatment records, reviewing VA, civilian and/or TRICARE treatment documentation, and conducting a comprehensive patient evaluation.
  • Complete the Temporary Disability Retirement List (TDRL) re-evaluation process by completing and summarizing psychiatric evaluations.
  • Respond to requests for Independent Medical Reviews (IMR) and appeals.
  • Travel Required

    • Not Required