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NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the North Carolina Army National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted position constitutes concurrence with the requirements as a condition of employment.
WHO CAN APPLY: The area of consideration for this position is STATEWIDE. Applications will only be accepted from current military members of the North Carolina Army National Guard.
POSITION INFORMATION: Full-time Excepted Service (Indefinite). This position is to be filled indefinite. Individual selected may be terminated from employment upon receipt of a 30 day notice if shortage of funds or workload so dictates. Selected individual will be eligible for retirement and insurance benefits. Selected individual may be non-competitively converted to a permanent status if this position becomes permanently funded.
POSITION LOCATION: Fort Fisher Training Center, Kure Beach, NC
Assists the Site Range Communication Officer in maintaining close coordination with the using units; as well as Commanders of other services and operations involved in the use of the range area. In this function, responsible for the enforcement of operational procedures jointly agreed to with other agencies when the assigned range officer is not available. Particular emphasis is given to range safety and control procedures to assure proper operational practices are observed. Directs personnel assigned to the Site Range Operations and personnel of other governmental civilian agencies when required to accomplish the range mission. Responsible for repair and operations of range communications, including wire and cable facilities, range radio communications and avionics equipment. Responsible for range maintenance activities to include: assignment of repairmen to specific functions commensurate with their training; observes performance of Subordinates, giving technical aid as required; insures conformance with prescribed standards of quality and safety; determines type end extent of repairs required to ranges and schedules repair work. Maintains close working relationship with the Site Engineer on materials and special equipment. Plans workloads, schedules work assignments, establishes production end maintenance controls, improves operating procedures and repair techniques to effect range operations for using units. Directs the accomplishment of all administrative duties associated with ranges to include, but not limited to: maintenance of necessary correspondence, records and report files, etc., maintenance of pertinent regulation, policy procedures and technical order files. Formulates plans and programs to carry out the concepts of range requirements outlined by the Range Officer. Performs other duties as assigned.