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.
- Current Civilian Employee with the Department of the Army
- Current Department of Defense (DOD) - Civilian Employee (non-Army)
- Former Federal Employee, eligible for Reinstatement
- Eligible under Veterans' Recruitment Appointment (VRA)
- Eligible under Veterans' Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA)
- Eligible under Veterans with a service-connected disability of 30% or more
- Eligible for overseas Military Spouse Preference
- Eligible for overseas Family Member Preference
- Eligible due to Interagency Career Transition Program (ICTAP)
- Eligible for Excepted Service Overseas Family Member Appointment (FMNP)
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.
Occasional travel - 15% TDY
Who May Apply
This job is open to…Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/474259100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.