This is an Air Reserve Technician Officer position.
Air Reserve Technicians (ARTs) are part of the regular civil service and enjoy all the benefits granted to Federal employees in the competitive civil service. In addition, ARTs are required to maintain active membership in an Air Force Reserve unit so long as they occupy ART positions. As members of reserve units, ARTs receive on average one weekend of military training per month. In addition, they are eligible for 15 days active duty tour each year for which military leave is granted with full civilian pay. Air Force Reserve units and members are subject to immediate call to active duty in mobilization to meet a national emergency.
THIS ANNOUNCEMENT MAY BE USED TO FILL UPCOMING LIKE POSITIONS DESCRIBED HEREIN. CERTIFICATES MAY BE ESTABLISHED AND USED FOR 90 DAYS AFTER THE CLOSING DATE OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT.
Retired military are usually ineligible for membership in the Air Force Reserve. Retired military personnel who have active Air Force Reserve assignments may apply provided they show assignment (position and unit) on their application.
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The primary purpose of this Air Reserve Technician Officer position is to provide overall management for program integration/execution requirements for an operational flying aeromedical evacuation squadron (AES). Incumbent of this position will perform the following duties:
Provide administrative oversight of operational unit activities.
- Establish and execute mission, organizational, budget/fiscal, staffing, and flying requirements to meet prescribed mission capability.
Represent the aeromedical evacuation operations function to external agencies to include wing, Numbered Air Force (NAF), and HQ functional representatives, and establish, develop, and maintain effective working relationships to further organizational goals.
- Provide oversight for assigned and issued organization equipment to include Automated Data Processing Equipment (ADPE), communications, audiovisual, training and operational in-flight medical equipment (IFK) and other equipment items according to federal directives.
- Oversee unit aeromedical training programs to ensure assigned personnel are adequately trained to perform operational aeromedical evacuation (AE) missions.
- Provide squadron deployment/contingency execution oversight for mission accomplishment, including Air Expeditionary Force (AEF) taskings requirements and contingency capability sourcing in support of defense support to civil authorities (DSCA).
- Occasional Travel
- Incumbent may be required to fly in a military and/or commercial aircraft to perform temporary/permanent duty assignments.