About the Agency
The Navy and Marine Corps team offers innovative, exciting and meaningful work linking military and civilian talents to achieve our mission and safeguard our freedoms. Department of the Navy provides competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and extensive professional development and training. From pipefitters to accountants, scientists to engineers, doctors to nurses-the careers and opportunities to make a difference are endless. Civilian careers-where purpose and patriotism unite!
This position is a full-time term appointment not to exceed 2 years. Term appointments may be extended up to 4 years at the discretion of management and in accordance with applicable regulations.
The selectee for this position will serve as a Protocol Assistant in the Protocol, Commander Joint Region Marianas of COMMANDER NAVY REGION MARIANAS.
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First priority consideration will be given to preference eligible veterans.
Second priority consideration will be given to military spouse and family member preference eligibles residing in the commute area of the duty location for this position. Commute area is defined as the geographic area surrounding the duty location in which people can reasonably be expected to travel back and forth daily.
Military Spouses and family members may apply 30 days before their anticipated arrival date. However, they will not receive preference until arrival at the foreign location. Additional documentation may be required prior to granting preference.
Military spouses and family members who are appointed may not extend longer than 2 months following the transfer of the sponsor from the commuting area of the foreign duty station; 2 months beyond the separation of the appointee's sponsor; or any time beyond the time employee ceases to be a family member.
Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.
Active duty military members MAY apply under this announcement. If selected, appointment eligibility requirements must be met prior to the effective date of appointment.
The successful selectee will perform the following duties:
- Provide administrative support to Protocol Officer in the conduct of a variety of official ceremonies.
- Assist with planning and coordination of official visits.
- Provide assistance, advice and guidance to organizations in arranging for large and small scale conferences that my run between one and five days.
- Coordinate and schedule location for event.
- Provide ground transportation services for visiting Distinguished Visitors utilizing vehicles assigned to the protocol office.