THE NEW JERSEY ARMY GUARD
FEDERAL TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCMENT
THIS IS A MILITARY POSITION
NJ 14-019, VIN# 1029194
Information Technology Specialist (APPSW), GS-2210-12, PD# D0263000
USPFO, Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Starting Salary: $78,361.00 PA
Salary Range: $78,361.00 - $101,866.00 PA
OPENING DATE: CLOSING DATE:
4 February 2014 4 March 2014
AREA OF CONSIDERATION:
AREA I: All New Jersey National Guard (NJNG) Technicians
AREA II: All Members of the NJNG
If a New Jersey Air National Guard (NJANG) member is selected, the person must transfer to the NJARNG, and may be required to attend U.S. Army Basic Training. Applicant may contact an Army National Guard Recruiter.
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 Army National Guard.
( X ) OFFICER ( X ) WARRANT OFFICER ( X ) ENLISTED
OFFICER: MINIMUM RANK: 2LT/O-1 MAXIMUM RANK: MAJ/O-4
WARRANT OFFICER: MINIMUM RANK: WOC MAXIMUM RANK: CW4/W4
ENLISTED: MINIMUM RANK: SSG/E-6 MAXIMUM RANK: SGM/E-9
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: USPFO
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:
OFFICER: OBR: 25, OAOC: 53
WARRANT OFFICER: WMOS: 255A/N/S
ENLISTED: MOS: 25B/U/Z
NOTE: THE INDIVIDUAL SELECTED HAS ONE YEAR TO OBTAIN ADVERTISED AFSC/MOS
LEVEL OF CLEARANCE/INVESTIGATION: INDIVIDUAL SELECTED MUST HAVE A SECRET CLEARANCE OR MUST BE ABLE TO QUALIFY FOR AND MAINTAIN A SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE.
SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTORS: N/A
PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: N/A
SELECTING OFFICIAL: Mr. William T. Whitehurst Jr., Supervisory IT Specialist
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.
DUTIES: Serves as a principal expert and the authoritative source for software application development providing project leadership to lower-graded specialists, Determines feasibility of the requested applications. Analyzes National Guard Bureau (NGB), agency and locally developed standards/stovepipe systems to determine needed additions. Develops reports on the status of projects. Develops and documents internal Standard Operating Procedures/Instructions (SOP/SOIs) for application development.