This is a Washington Air National Guard Bargaining Unit Technician position: EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST Location: 254 CEG, Camp Murray, WA Appointment Type: Indefinite Advertised as: Enlisted This announcement may be used to fill one or more vacancies.
*This is an indefinite position.
If an individual employed in the excepted civil service accepts this position, he/she will receive an indefinite appointment.
If a Reduction-In-Force occurs the indefinite appointee will have no reemployment rights to his/her former position or any other position.
If funding level and employee manning levels permit, incumbent may be converted to permanent technician status without further competition.
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 and serve your nation, your states and your community!
For information about joining the Air National Guard please call 1-800-TO-GO-ANG NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Washington Air National Guard.
Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.
Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.
Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard at the required military grade listed if the position is open Nationwide.
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: All series personnel must be certified at the next higher level before being eligible for that level and must have a minimum of one year on-the-job experience in the grade immediately below the next higher level.
An applicant must have a validated understanding of the basic principles and concepts of the occupational series and grade.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: GS-09 level must have 24 months of experience in preparing and briefing emergency management plans.
Ability to speak distinctly.
Knowledgeable in personnel activations and deployments. knowledge of readiness status reports.
Knowledge of readiness status reports.
Competent in writing, designing, formatting, publishing, and presenting specific EM program assigned work to peers and immediate supervisors at workshops or special committee meetings.
Knowledge is mandatory in the Emergency Management (EM), Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear (CBRN), and Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) emergency response, logistics, and training programs.
Working experiences and skills in developing, managing, and executing the EM programs that ensured all military, civilian and contract personnel were trained and equipped to support home station and worldwide contingency operations.
Knowledge is mandatory of the characteristics and effects of peacetime WMD and wartime conventional and CBRN weapons; detection and identification of CBRN contamination; threat analysis; passive defense measures; principles of contamination control; related technical information, policies, procedures, techniques, and equipment; and EM and contingency planning, training, operations, equipment supply procedures, directives, and policies.
May have practical experience in a supervisory or management position in a government related public safety field or equivalent private industry position.
The work requires knowledge of emergency management and related directives, policies, regulations, procedures, and methods; and the collaboration and fostering of relationships between Federal, State, Tribal, and local governments, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and the private sector, and their response mechanisms and authorities.