FULL-TIME NATIONAL GUARD DUTY COUNTERDRUG (FTNGDCD) TOUR

OPEN TO: Current members of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard

POSITION TITLE: Operations NCO

LOCATION OF POSITION: Fort Indiantown Gap, PA

MINIMUM ALLOWABLE GRADE: E3 MAXIMUM GRADE AUTHORIZED: E6

MOS/AFSC: Open (Individual must possess extraordinary organizational skills and patience)

OPENING DATE: 29 MAR 2018 CLOSING DATE: 23 APR 2018

Application must be received in full by close of business 23 APR 2018 to be considered.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

• Individual must pass urinalysis, service-specific military physical fitness test and height and weight standards, and complete a PHA or equivalent (medically qualified for active duty assignment).

 Must be able to utilize computer programs and software.

 Must have initiative and the ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.

 Must possess skills related to organization, flexibility, time management, and problem solving.

 Must possess a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

 Must have good verbal and written communication skills.

 

Equal Opportunity:

Consideration for placement and evaluation of qualification will be made on a fair and equitable basis without regard to race, religion, color, lawful political affiliation, marital status, sex, or national origin.

 

MILITARY REQUIREMENTS:

• Counterdrug (FTNGDCD) tour from approximately 01 June 2018 until 30 September 2018. Subject to availability of funds.

• Tours may be continued depending on the availability of funding, member’s performance, and our customers’ needs. Urinalysis testing is required upon entry to active duty, and personnel are subject to periodic testing while on active duty. These requirements are in addition to testing by units of assignment during IDT/IAD under the Army/Air Force SAP.

• While on FTNGDCD orders, individual must maintain satisfactory military membership (i.e., attend inactive duty training, annual training) with their unit of assignment.

• Criminal records checks are conducted on all applicants, and a security screening may be required by supported agencies. Unfavorable results may lead to removal from the CJTF.

• National Guard members participating in the Counterdrug Support Program are required to comply with state laws and with DoD 5500.7-R. Members are required to uphold the highest standards of conduct and personal appearance. Outside employment, associations and off-duty conduct/activities must be consistent with federal directives on ethics and with state and federal conflict of interest policies. Outside employment will require written approval of CDC according to para 8-25 of this regulation.

• The location of the member’s unit of assignment must be within a reasonable commuting distance from the assigned Counterdrug duty station, or the member’s home of record. 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

The Pennsylvania Counterdrug Joint Task Force provides skilled National Guard personnel, advanced technology, and superior facilities to support the training of law enforcement and community based organization personnel to respond to the widespread drug threat. More specific information is available at http://pacdo.counterdrug.org/index.php/employment.

 

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:

• Maintain current job training which may require travel in and out of state.

 Ensure interdiction and civil operations personnel are operating lawfully in the participation of counterdrug missions according to federal, state, local laws and NGB 500-2.

 Ensure mission requests are viable and are within CJTF scope of practice.

 Serves as FTSMCS Administrator and ensures entries are accurate and up-to-date.

 Assist with in-processing of new personnel.

 Receives manpower from field personnel and updates centrally maintained CJTF manpower spreadsheets.

 Ensure CJTF is informed of any pertinent changes in mission profile.

•  Assist with semi-annual training for CJTF personnel.

•  Assist HQ leadership and command with special projects.

Supervise Ion Scan personnel and ensure Ion Scan operations are conducted effectively and within legal limits.

Ensure Ion Scan equipment is maintained and testify in court as needed.

Assist with scheduling and operation of Ion Scan missions.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Submit the following:

• CD Form 2, Personnel Profile Sheet/Commander’s Recommendation

 DD Form 0369, Background Check

 NGB 34-1 AGR Application

 DA 1058-R, Application

 ARNG 1058-1R, Application

 Resume with 3 references

 Point Credit Summary (RPAM)

 DA Form 705 (APFT Scorecard)

 Security Clearance Verification Memorandum (provided by Unit Security Manager)

 Last 3 NCOERS/Evaluations

 SF 600 with Pregnancy Test Results (Females only)

 

Forward application to the Pennsylvania Counterdrug Joint Task Force, Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, Attn: SSG Heather Himeback, Building 8-65, FTIG, Annville, PA 17003-5002.

Applications can also be uploaded directly to the PA Counterdrug Joint Task Force website by going to http://pacdo.counterdrug.org/index.php/employment.

POINTS OF CONTACT:

Questions regarding this announcement may be referred to SSG Heather Himeback, Phone: (717) 861-2336, Fax: (717) 861-8379, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; SFC Charles MacGregor, Phone: (717) 861-9635, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The expected duration of the selection process is approximately 15-30 days after the closing date and includes an interview, required testing, and verification of submitted documentation. Start date may be adjusted to reflect this.