MISSOURI NATIONAL GUARD
ARMY TECHNICIAN VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
This position is located at the Directorate of Plans Operations and Training in Jefferson City, MO United States 1 vacancy
Incumbent will be assigned to Position Description Number D2263000 in SPMD 1410
APPOINTMENT FACTORS: This is a Permanent Excepted Service position. This is a non-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).
MILITARY REQUIREMENTS: Selected candidate will be required to be in a compatible military assignment prior to effective date of placement. Selected candidate must be MOS qualified within 12 months from date of appointment.
Maximum Military Grade LTC (O-5)
Minimum Military Grade MAJ (O-4) with 4 years' time in grade
Officer AOC 01A
Supervisor must verify that selected individual occupies a compatible military position. Technicians will not be militarily senior to their full-time supervisor (grade inversion).
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.
** THIS POSITION IS ALSO ADVERTISED ON AGR ANNOUNCEMENT #A17-131 **
Plans and administers the training program for the State ARNG. Directs the activities of the Training Branch. Determines specific training objectives. Develops short range and long range training plans to meet federal missions and support state security and emergency missions. Develops training policies, directives and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) applicable to the state ARNG. Develops Command Training Guidance (CTG) and Yearly Training Guidance (YTG) based on The Adjutant General (TAG) and WARTRACE requirements. Schedules Yearly Training Briefs (YTB) in coordination with TAG, LCC, Continental United States Army (CONUSA) and active component WARTRACE headquarters. Reviews, evaluates, approves and authenticates training plans, programs and directives of subordinate units and provides overall direction. Identifies shortfalls, conflicts, and opportunities in training plans and schedules. Manages training resources. Identifies resources required to execute proposed state training plan, prioritizes training, recommends to the Adjutant General approval or disapproval of unresourced training, and recommends alternative resourcing. Serves as primary member of State Level II Program Budget Advisory Committee (PBAC). Prepares and participates in State Level II PBAC actions to ensure prioritization of funding meets readiness goals of the Adjutant General for producing unit readiness in support of the Global War on Terrorism, Major Combat Operations, and Operations Other than War. Prepares the state schools plan to determine who must attend which schools and when they must attend to ensure unit readiness goals are met. Reviews applicable automated personnel systems to ensure that annual objectives, as required by the Army Staff, are met for individuals to progress to their Duty Military Occupational Specialty Qualification (DMOSQ). Provides input into long-range (3-5 year projection) and short-range (annual) training plans and requests quotas to ensure that school- training spaces are available as needed to support state individual training readiness. Manages and provides information to the Distributed Learning position concerning Army Distributive Learning systems including development, and use of Distributive Training Technology Program (DTTP) Classrooms and other distance learning programs. Provides management advisory services to senior guard leaders concerning the training program. Provides technical expertise on military theory, tactics, operations, organizations, methods and principles pertaining to military training. Ensures training facilities, aids, and areas for training activities are available as required. Serves as the State Test Control Officer for the Individual Training Evaluation Program (ITEP). Coordinates the State Competitive Marksmanship Program and state participation in national marksmanship competitions. Monitors quality of tests and preparation for the Army Physical Fitness Test. Prepares and executes Competitive Event Plans. Supervises the work of four or more subordinates and makes assignments based on priorities, difficulty, requirements of the assignment, and the capabilities of the individual employees. Conducts employment interviews. Recommends employees for appointment, promotion or reassignment. Establishes performance standards and monitors and evaluates employee performances. Hears and resolves complaints and grievances from employees which can be informally resolved, and/or make recommendations for resolution to appropriate deciding officials. Performs other duties as assigned.