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    This National Guard position is for a SUPV HR SPEC, Position Description Number T5413000 and is part of the Alaska Air National Guard, National Guard.

    The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join our National Guard team!

    NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENT: This is a T5 Excepted Service position and as such does not require active membership in the Alaska Army or Air National Guard.
    Opened Area(s) of Consideration: 1, 2, 3, 4
    Area 1 - All current on-board AKNG T5 Competitive or Excepted Service Employees.
    Area 2 - All other current onboard AKNG T32 Excepted Service Employees.
    Area 3- All current military members of the AKNG.
    Area 4- All other current Federal Employees.
    PDCN: T5413000
    Selecting Supervisor: Kevin Park

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    The incumbent provides management advisory services to all levels of management of situations regarding Human Resources services. Oversees the development and administration of state rules and procedures adapted from policies prescribed by the National Guard Bureau and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management. Responsible for the human resources management of employees dispersed through out the state, engaged in a variety of jobs under the Federal Wage and General Schedule pay systems, as well as military and state pay schedules. In the absence of the HR Officer, the incumbent of this position may have the overall responsibility for the human resources management major duties and responsibilities. In addition to supervision, performs work in one segment of a specialized function, such as classification, human resource development and/or information systems as follows:

    -Recruitment and Placement: Establishes state manpower policies and directs their implementation within NGB policies and authorization. Establishes and ensures implementation of procedures for the administration of the merit placement and promotion plan and other employment tools to include key staff policy and procedures for recruitment, placement, evaluation, and pay determinations. Implements and administers special emphasis staffing programs.

    -Compensation: Oversees the establishment of state policies for use of compensation tools (e.g., highest previous rate, EDP/HD), and recruitment and retention tools. Supervises the administration of pay setting and compensation regulations and tools.

    -Classification: Directs the administration of a position classification and position management program with authority delegated to classify local exception supervisory and non-supervisory positions. The position classification and management program includes: position reviews; timely forwarding of appeals with appropriate substantiation; timely implementation of classification packages; publication and implementation of a position management plan; training for supervisors and managers; random desk auditing of positions to verify PD accuracy and classification of the position; preparation and classification of local amendments to PDs, statements of difference for recruiting and local exception position descriptions; and monitoring human resources assignments to assure military compatibility, etc. Ensures timely implementation of new wage scales or salary schedules and cooperates or participates in wage survey.

    -Human Resource Development: Establishes and administers a system for determining and documenting training needs, evaluating training courses, assigning priority to training plans and evaluating training accomplishments. Ensures preparation of budgetary recommendation for training needs, allocation of quotas, and scheduling of personnel for training. Plans and administers employee career development programs.

    -Information Systems: Plans, operates and administers the operation of the Defense Civilian Personnel Data System. Requires knowledge of a variety human resources management functions in coordinating actions for this program.

    Exercises supervisory personnel management responsibilities. Advises and provides counsel to employees regarding policies, procedures, and directives of management. Selects or recommends selection of candidates for vacancies, promotions, details, and reassignments in consideration of skills and qualifications, mission requirements, and EEO and diversity objectives. Develops, modifies, and/or interprets performance standards. Explains performance expectations to employees and provides regular feedback on strengths and weaknesses. Holds employees responsible for satisfactory completion of work assignments. Appraises subordinate workers performance ensuring consistency and equity in rating techniques. Recommends awards when appropriate and approves within-grade increases. Hears and resolves employee complaints and refers serious unresolved complaints to higher level management. Initiates action to correct performance or conduct problems. Effects minor disciplinary measures such as warnings and reprimands and recommends action in more serious disciplinary matters. Prepares documentation to support actions taken. Identifies employee developmental needs and provides or arranges for training (formal and on-the-job) to maintain and improve job performance. Encourages self-development. Approves master leave schedule assuring adequate coverage for peak workloads and traditional holiday vacation time. Discharges security responsibilities by ensuring education and compliance with security directives for employees with access to classified or sensitive material. Recognizes and takes action to correct situations posing a threat to the health or safety of subordinates. Performs other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Training, TDY's, etc...

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    United States Citizens

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