Department Of Defense Mcchord Air Force Base , WA 98438
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The primary purpose of this position is to direct and execute the current operations planning and reporting functions to include planning, scheduling, flight following, and support to current, immediate or pending flight operations.
The organizational location of this position is McChord AFB, Washington.
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Schedules and coordinates all long and short range airlift mission planning and scheduling activities for the 62nd and 446th Airlift Wings.
Develops a flying schedule for the 62nd and 446th Airlift Wings.
Commits airlift resources of/for the 62nd and 446th Airlift Wings
Directs the review, edit, input, verification and production of computer generated airlift schedules and mission changes.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Business Operations Specialists, All Other
Specialists, Business Operations, All Other
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
U.S. Citizenship Required
Males must be registered for Selective Service, see www.sss.gov.
Required to obtain and maintain Secret Security Clearance
May be required to work uncommon hours and at times be on call
May be required to travel by military or commercial aircraft to accomplish temporary duty
This posn is subject to provisions of the DoD Priority Placement Program
Disclosure of Political Appointments
BASIC REQUIREMENTS: Undergraduate and Graduate Education: Major study - accounting, business administration, business or commercial law, commerce, economics, engineering, finance, industrial management, statistics, traffic management, transportation, motor mechanics, nautical science, marine affairs, marine engineering, marine transportation, or other fields related to the position. For Marine Transportation Specialist positions, education obtained in a Federal, State, or other accredited Merchant Marine Academy is qualifying.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Applicants must have at least one (1) year of specialized experience at the next lower grade GS-07, or equivalent in other pay systems. Examples of specialized experience includes maintaining, retailing, purchasing, or procurement of automotive, rail, air, bus, or other transportation equipment or services, or in the operation of a commercial transportation facility or terminal. This experience must have demonstrated knowledge of fleet operations; familiarity with Federal, State, and municipal regulations governing the use of transportation vehicles; and the maintenance of inventories and cost computations.
EDUCATION: Master's or equivalent graduate degree or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.B. or J.D., if related; education must have major field of study in accounting, business administration, business or commercial law, commerce, economics, engineering, finance, industrial management, statistics, traffic management, transportation, motor mechanics, nautical science, marine affairs, marine engineering, marine transportation, or other fields related to the position.
COMBINATION OF EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position.
FEDERAL TIME-IN-GRADE (TIG) REQUIREMENT FOR GENERAL SCHEDULE (GS) POSITIONS: Merit promotion applicants must meet applicable time-in-grade requirements to be considered eligible. One year at the GS-07 level is required to meet the time-in-grade requirements for the GS-09 level. TIG applies if you are in a current GS position or held a GS position within the previous 52 weeks.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
Knowledge of applying analytical and evaluative techniques to the identification, consideration, and resolution of issues or problems related to the planning and reporting functions in support of current, immediate or pending flight operations.
Knowledge of fact finding and coordinating techniques to obtain information, and to coordinate airlift mission requirements, functions and procedures.
Knowledge of airlift operations, instructions, regulations, principles and the peculiarities of airlift scheduling.
Knowledge of flying operations organizational structures and airlift programs.
Ability to analyze PC data, reports, manipulate data or generate spreadsheets.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
IF USING EDUCATION TO QUALIFY: You MUST provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.