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    WYOMING AIR NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Wyoming Air National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Applicants who are not currently a member of the Wyoming Air National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Wyoming Air National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.

    AREA 6: NATIONWIDE JOB OPPORTUNITY DUAL STATUS TECHNICIAN - MERIT PROMOTION: Open to current military members of the US Air Force, US Air Force Reserves or Air National Guard and eligible to transfer to the Wyoming Air National Guard.

    Position Title: IT Specialist (Policy and Planning)
    Position Series/Grade: GS-2210-11
    Position Description #: D2176P01
    PAS #: FNBK
    FAC #: 452P00
    Technician Position #: 0087302034
    Military Position #: 009936841L
    Location: 153rd Communications Flight, Cheyenne, WY

    MIN: E3/A1C
    Max: E6/TSgt

    Enlisted applicant's military grade cannot exceed the maximum military grade authorized. Over-grade applicants must provide a written demotion statement of understanding with application, willingness to be administratively reduced in grade (state specific grade) if selected for this position. A Demotion Statement of Understanding is located at: http://go.usa.gov/cfJfG

    Applicants' under or those over-grade, without a written demotion statement of understanding, will not be considered for this vacancy. Acceptance of this position does not in any way constitute a military promotion.

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    This position is located in the Plans and Resources section of a Base Communications unit. This is an Air National Guard (ANG) Dual Status Technician position requiring military membership, compatible military skill assignment, and classification. The purpose of this position is to serve as a technical advisor to local base information technology (IT) and communications users in the area of policy and plans as related to IT and communications systems. This involves planning, development, management, and enforcement of approved ANG and local information technology (IT) and communications architecture. Serves as the lead manager of IT and communications projects, acquisition and control of equipment and services at Flying Wing, tenants and geographically separated units if assigned. Sixty percent of the work performed involves Information Technology issues and systems with the remaining forty percent involving telecommunications specific issues and systems.

    As a ITSPEC (POLICY AND PLANNING), GS-2210-11, you will:

    (1) Information Technology Planning:

    • Analyze requirements and establish plans of action for improving IT applications.
    • Perform as plans and policy advisor to functional users of information technology.

    (2) Telecommunications Planning:
    • Plan and develop methods, procedures, policies, and techniques concerning telecommunication systems.

    (3) General IT and Communications Planning and Resourcing:
    • Implement IT and communications programs and special projects.
    • Assist with contracting functions and budget preparation.
    • Participate in discussions, meetings, conferences, committees or special projects.

    (4) Adhere to management control plan requirements by conducting self-inspection and staff assistance visits.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Only current members of the Air Force, Reserves or Air Nat'l Guard as of the closing date will be considered for this vacancy.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/482419200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.