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    This position is located at the Strategic Plans and Policy Office in Jefferson City, MO United States 1 vacancy

    Incumbent will be assigned to Position Description Number D2230000 in SPMD 1422

    APPOINTMENT FACTORS:  This position is a Temporary vacancy NTE 30 September 2017 in the Excepted Service. Employment can be terminated at any time. This position can be filled up to four years as long as funds are available to support it.  This is a bargaining unit position.

    NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED:  This is an Excepted Service position that requires active membership in a compatible assignment in the Missouri Army National Guard. 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. Applicants who are not currently a member in the Missouri Army National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Missouri Army National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement. For enlistment/appointment information, contact 1-800-GO-GUARD (1-800-464-8273).


    Since the position is temporary in nature, the compatibility requirements will be waived for a period of time not to exceed one year.  Selecting official must verify that selected individual is currently assigned to a military unit in the Missouri National Guard and that the selection does not create grade inversion.

    Technicians will not be militarily senior to their full-time supervisor (grade inversion).

    Maximum Military Grade
    – MAJ (O-4)

    Minimum Military Grade – CPT (O-3)

    IMPORTANT NOTES: Permanent Change of Station (PCS) allowances are not authorized for this position. Required Security Clearance is Noncritical Sensitive.

    Failure to complete management prescribed courses for full-time support personnel within the first year of employment or assignment, may be cause for reassignment or termination.

    In the event a permanent (Tenure 1 or 2) employee is selected, and is willing to accept the temporary appointment, that employee will relinquish permanent status.  Under a temporary appointment, the employment is subject to termination at any time.

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    Formulates, oversees and evaluates the overall training programs for the command. Develops short and long term training plans that support the commander's training guidance. Issues instructions and procedures to subordinate organizations for the conduct of activities which meet the commander's training guidance and directives of higher headquarters. Establishes and ensures the conduct of a training evaluation program for subordinate organizations. Conducts and/or coordinates staff assistance visits and command level inspections in the area of training, physical security and readiness. Evaluates the mission essential task lists of subordinate organizations to ensure conformity with higher headquarters, commander's guidance and intent, Army doctrine, and regulatory requirements. Reviews training plans and schedules of subordinate organizations for approval and revision as necessary to ensure compliance with yearly training guidance. Provides technical guidance and assistance to subordinate commanders or other operations and training personnel pertaining to scheduling and conducting training. Directs the scheduling and ensures the execution of special training courses on a variety of subjects (i.e., communications procedures, leadership courses, marksmanship training, etc). Evaluates organizational readiness reports and prepares recommendations for improvement/modification to organizational training programs. Develops, reviews and adjusts command level deployment and contingency operation plans. Directs scheduling and coordination for the use of training sites and facilities. Develops and implements Risk Management plans and programs for the command.  Plans, organizes and assigns work to employees engaged in training, security and readiness at the command level. Plans and organizes the work of the subordinates. Assigns work and provides guidelines on methodology and scope of required performance. Interviews and selects employees, sets performance standards, and formulates appraisals of performance. Initiates personnel actions, adjusts informal complaints, and recommends disciplinary action as required.  Performs other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All qualified Missouri traditional guard members and those eligible for enlistment, appointment or transfer into the Missouri Army National Guard.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/468996500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.