Military Personnel & Administrative Assistant

Department of the Army Fort McCoy, WI
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

About the Position:

This is a military technician position with the US Army Reserves. Becoming a Military Technician allows you to experience the best of two worlds by taking advantage of the opportunity to become a Citizen Soldier in the US Army Reserve Military Technician Program. This enables you to receive full Civil Service benefits and full Military Reserve benefits. Military Technicians are a vital link between the US Army Reserve and civil service and are one of the most important keys to combat readiness.

This position is located at: 88th Regional Support Command (RSC), Reserve Personnel Action Center (RPAC) McCoy, HUB WI020, Fort McCoy, Wisconsin.

For more information about what Fort McCoy has to offer, please visit http://mccoy.armymwr.com/ or http://www.mccoy.army.mil for relocation, quality of life, and child care information and assistance.

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Responsibilities

* Preparing correspondence and reports

* Providing technical advice

* Processing personnel or pay actions for Military

* Interpreting regulatory or procedural requirements

* Responding to soldiers regarding pay issues

* Training others on the use of automated systems

* Researching complex pay issues

* Advising Military on pay regulations and entitlements

Travel Required

Occasional travel - The business travel requirement is 5%

Supervisory status

No

* Job family (Series)

0303 Miscellaneous Clerk And Assistant

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

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

* This position requires membership in the US Army Reserve (USAR).

* This position may offer a $10,000 bonus (see other requirements).

Qualifications

Who May Apply: US Citizens

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.

To qualify based on your work experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: performing clerical or administrative tasks such as preparing correspondence, filing and data entry; processing a variety of personnel or pay actions; and interpreting and/or applying regulatory or procedural requirements. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-06).

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

* Fundamentals and Operations of Military and Civilian Pay

* Oral Communication

* Personnel Action Processing and Recordkeeping

* Written Communication

Education

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