Job Overview

Summary

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:

Must be able to satisfy the requirements of the 26JUL12 DODI 1400.25 V1230, DoD Civilian Personnel Management System: Employment in Foreign Areas and Employee Return Rights.  Visit http://www.dtic.mil/whs/directives/corres/pdf/140025v1230.pdf

This position is located at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. The base provides permanent support facilities for American troops in Kuwait, replacing temporary facilities that had been used since the Gulf War. It is a United States Army installation which accommodates elements of the US Air Force, US Navy, US Marine Corps and US Coast Guard. Camp Arifjan is located south of Kuwait City and Ali AL Salem Airbase, and west of the Shuaiba Port (Military Sea Port of Debarkation/Embarkation, or SPOD) and Kuwait Naval Base (KNB). The weather can be hot and dry with extreme heat in the summer months and mild winters. Area Support Group Kuwait, ASG-KU, implements the Defense Cooperation Agreement (DCA) with the State of Kuwait to enhance security and stability of the region; conducts force protection and security operations, administers camp operations in Kuwait and Bahrain, secures army camps and nodes within Kuwait, and provides support to Coalition and Joint Reception, Staging, and Onward Integration (CJRSOI) to facilitate theatre sustainment operations. Please see following link for more information regarding ARCENT's mission in Kuwait: http://www.arcent.army.mil/asg-kuwait-home.aspx

Who May Apply:

Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

Duties

In this position, you will serve as the Protocol Officer for ASG-Kuwait and be responsible for assuring proper protocol for all functions and visitors, as well as developing, maintaining, and overseeing execution of the ASG Kuwait Protocol Program. Your areas of responsibility will include visiting Officer support, Host Nation dignitary protocol, and general military and civilian protocol procedures. This includes recommending, planning, and directing a variety of activities to ensure that proper protocol is observed. You will also serve as the resident protocol expert for ASG Kuwait.

Supervisory Status

No

Promotion Potential

11

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • 15% TDY

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • PCS is authorized IAW DOD JTR

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)

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