Job Overview


This is a IT SPECIALIST (PLCYPLN) position supporting the 104th Fighter Wing.  This is a Bargaining Unit position.  The unit point of contact and contact phone for this position is:  Lt Col John Desarro (413) 568-9151 ex 6981552



AREAS OF CONSIDERATION :  As allowed by OPM guidelines, the Massachusetts Air National Guard follows a three tier advertisement process.  The three tier process will be as follows:

Tier I: All current MA ANG tenure 1 and 2 technicians and MA ANG permanent AGRs

Tier II: All current MA ANG members, to include tenure 3 and tenure 0 technicians, traditional guardsmen, and temporary AGRs

Tier III: All individuals eligible for immediate enlistment into the MA ANG

"Any MA ANG tenured technician who is chosen for this position will maintain
his/her tenure status if selected"

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED  This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Massachusetts Air National Guard.  Applicants who are not currently a member of the Massachusetts Air National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Massachusetts Air National Guard.  If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a Massachusetts Air National Guard recruiter at (774) 836-7922 before applying for this position.


This position is located in the Command Section, Communications Squadron, Mission Support Group of an Air National Guard Flying Wing.  The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a senior information technology (IT) and communications specialist and consultant to management in support of installation IT and communications policy and plans to include the unit's ability to provide command, control, communication, computer and intelligence (C4I) programs essential to the operations, training, and readiness missions.  Analyzes organizational processes and procedures through assessment of management, operational, technical and administrative practices pertinent to the organization.  Identifies process, system, and training deficiencies by applying defect prevention principles and root cause problem resolution techniques and recommends corrective action for each.  Duties involve a wide range of IT and communications management activities that extend and apply to the entire organization.  Serves as an advisor to the Commander and senior staff members regarding compliance, readiness posturing, and mission limiting issues.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No