U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama
About the Position: This position serves as a HR Specialist, working on command wide multi-disciplinary efforts that involve critical civilian human resource management issues/problems. This position may be filled at either the NH-02 or NH-03 level.
Serve as a Senior HR specialist, working on AMCOM command wide multi-disciplinary efforts that involve critical human resource management issues/problems and working closely with Civilian Personnel Advisory Center (CPAC) specialists/staff.
Provide advice related to the most effective and efficient use and management of AMCOM human resources, with particular emphasis on recruitment and placement efforts.
Serve as HR Specialist in performing work which includes analysis and providing expert and authoritative advice related to the most effective and efficient use and management of U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM) civilian human resources.
Serves as the AMCOM Pathways program manager. Participates in various recruitment events (to include job fairs).
Serves as the subject matter expert for direct hiring authorities (DHA) and expedited hiring authorities (EHA) and recruitment incentives.
Works as in action officer in assigned areas on AMCOM recruitment efforts to include hiring requests, proper area
of consideration, sources of recruitment, recruitment questionnaires, tracking and reporting of AMCOM personnel actions.
Conditions of Employment
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. 30 Percent or More Disabled VeteransCurrent Department of Army Civilian EmployeesCurrent Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Domestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceInteragency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Non-Department of Defense (DoD) TransferPeople with Disabilities, Schedule APriority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998 In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or 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; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. To qualify at the NH-02 grade level you must possess the following: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes: experience that demonstrates general knowledge of the practices, laws, regulations, policies associated with Civilian Recruitment/Placement and Classification within the Federal sector with an understanding of human resources management programs sufficient to provide basic advisory services to management on a variety of civilian human resources (HR) matters such as, recruitment and placement strategies, position management and classification; assisting senior HR Specialist with analyzing and resolving HR problems. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (NH-01). 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; Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree leading to such a degree or LL.M. in a field which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position, such as: Human Resources Management. OR Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position as long as the computed percentage of the requirements is at least 100%. To compute the percentage of the requirements, divide your total months of experience by 12. Then divide the total number of completed graduate semester hours (or equivalent) beyond the second year (total graduate semester hours minus 36) by 18. Add the two percentages. To qualify at the NH- 03 grade level you must possess the following: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes: experience that demonstrates in-depth knowledge of the practices, laws, regulations, policies associated with Civilian Recruitment/Placement and Classification within the Federal sector with an understanding of human resources management programs sufficient to provide comprehensive technical and consultative services to management on a variety of civilian human resources (HR) matters such as, recruitment and placement strategies, position management and classification, and workforce shaping; creating statistical reports on a variety of civilian human resources subjects; and identifying, analyzing and resolving complex/difficult HR problems. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Human Resources Technology UsageManaging Human ResourcesPersonnel and Human ResourcesProblem SolvingStaffing and Recruiting
FOREIGN EDUCATION: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html. Substitution of education may not be used in lieu of specialized experience for NH-03 grade level.
Direct deposit of pay is required. Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration. You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship. Two year trial/probationary period may be required. Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees. If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet. This is a Career Program (CP) 10 - HR Specialist position. You may claim military spouse preference (MSP). If a MSP applicant is determined best qualified and selected, placement must be at the full performance level for priority consideration. Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement. Salary includes applicable locality pay or Local Market Supplement. If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application. Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government interest. The state of Alabama is a tax advantage state and does not tax federal retirement benefits. Eligible for situational telework only, including emergency and Office of Personnel Management prescribed "unscheduled telework". If the filled at the NH-02 level, Incumbent may be non-competitively promoted to the next grade level in the time frame allowed by regulations and upon management's request. Promotion is contingent upon satisfactory completion of required training, regulatory requirements and demonstrated ability to perform the duties. Promotion is not guaranteed or implied.