Logistics Management Specialist

Department of the Army Fort Lee, VA
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

About the Position: Fort Lee, Home of Logistic Warriors, is a US Army installation located near the Tri-Cities of Petersburg, Colonial Heights, and Hopewell, VA. Fort Lee is south of Richmond, the Capital of Virginia. There are a number of important missions accomplished by the activities located here. The missions accomplished at Fort Lee include combat and training development and the professional development of military personnel through various training programs.

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Responsibilities

* Serves as Logistics Management Specialist for a team within the Exercise Division, Logistics Exercise and Simulation Directorate of the National Simulation Center.

* Assists in planning, developing, and executing the employment of the Logistics Federate model and providing support for exercises conducted worldwide.

* Assists in coordinating requirements with sister services, joint and combined headquarters, major commands, other training agencies, appropriate allied headquarters, and training unit participants.

* Incumbent will be required to participate in both functional and technical verification / validation of exercise databases used to facilitate the use of Sustainment training simulations models.

* Applies broad knowledge of US Army concepts and doctrine, knowledge of current Army tactics and support operations, and knowledge of the capabilities and limitations of US Army organizations in designing exercise scenarios.

* Manages and recommends modifications of simulation databases.

* Uses knowledge of Joint Training Confederation simulations and general knowledge of the use of military simulations overall, to recommend exercise design.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel 35% for this position.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

12

* Job family (Series)

0346 Logistics Management

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* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.

* if an emergency occurs, incumbent may work in an Exercise Control Center (ECC) which may require working rotating shifts, weekends and extended hours until problems are resolved .

* This position has a Temporary Duty (TDY) or business travel requirement of approximately 35% of the time.

* This position requires you to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.

Qualifications

Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

* Current Department of Army Civilian Employees

* Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan

* Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentality (NAFI)

* Priority Placement Program (PPP), Program S (Military Spouse) registrant

* Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998

In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience.

One year of specialized experience which includes experience in testing and execution of pre and post development of simulations, participating in both functional and technical verification/validation of exercise databases used for sustainment training simulation models in Joint, Command, or Sustainment stand-alone training exercises conducted at Battalion/Brigade through Unified Command levels.

This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-11).

Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted.

You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:

* Computer Resources

* Technical Competence

* Writing

Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-11).

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