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U.S. Army Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command Executive Dir, SDDC Transportation Eng. Agy/ Director, USTRANSCOM Joint Disto Process Analysis Ctr in Scott AFB, Illinois

Summary See below. Responsibilities Serves in a multi-hatted capacity as the Executive Director Surface Deployment & Distribution Command (SDDC) Transportation Engineering Agency (TEA) , including responsibilities as the DOD's Special Assistant for Transportation Engineering (SATE); and the Director, U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM), Joint Distribution Process Analysis Center (JDPAC). Mission authority for both the TEA/SATE and JDPAC responsibilities falls under the Commander, USTRANSCOM. The JDPAC Director is responsible for effective integration of all elements of the JDPAC organization, to include SDDC TEA and Air Mobility Command (AMC) A9 and has tasking authority over all JDPAC missions and matrixed personnel. Leads JDPAC to support the Commander, USTRANSCOM in fulfilling Unified Command Plan responsibilities to provide JDDE-wide analysis and assessment, developing and implementing process improvement and advocating for global deployment and distribution capabilities. As Executive Director, SDDC TEA, directs National Defense Programs for Highways, Ports and Railroads and Defense Access Roads; executes the Engineering for Transportability and Deployability Program, Traffic Engineering Program and provides infrastructure analysis for transportation facilities. As Director, JDPAC provides analysis and engineering support to move and sustain the Joint Force. Provides end-to-end mobility capability analysis, global distribution network and nodal engineering assessments, operationally relevant transportation analysis and data science-driven courses of action and conducts major mobility studies, often under Congressional direction, to support DOD force structure and resource allocation decisions for the mobility enterprise. Oversees a workforce of over 120 military and civilian personnel with an O-6/Colonel and GS-15 Deputy Directors and five GS-15/14 or O-5/lieutenant Colonel Division Chiefs. Further integrates a contract workforce of 70 personnel to support complex analysis and engineering endeavors. Core competencies include operations research, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, computer engineering/science, data science, and transportation specialist. Prepares and manages an overall JDPAC/TEA budget (FY23) of approximately $70M and provides foundational workload and airlift/sealift forecasts to develop an $8B (FY23) TWCF budget and associated rates. Requirements Conditions of Employment CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT You must be a U.S. citizen to be eligible for this position. You must be able to submit and pass designated and/or Random Drug Testing as required. You must be able to obtain/maintain the appropriate clearance and access level for this position. This is a Critical Acquisition Position. You must sign a mobility agreement. 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. One year trial/probationary period may be required. You will serve a one-year probationary period unless you have previously completed the probationary period in the SES. Appointment is subject to the completion of a favorable suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a background investigation. Direct deposit of pay is required. This position requires you to submit a Public Financial Disclosure Report (OGE 278) upon entry, and annually thereafter. The incumbent is required to travel on both scheduled and unscheduled aircraft, and other modes as required, under conditions specified under the DoD Joint Travel Regulations. The incumbent is expected to travel on short notice to attend high level meetings to obtain resolution of problems and gather information to assist in the decision-making process. Mobility: An essential element of the SES is mobility across geographic, organizational and functional lines. Individuals selected for Army SES positions may be subject to reassignment that requires them to be mobile. The U.S. Army senior leadership considers mobility to be an integral part of employment as an SES member with the Department of the Army. Qualifications **To meet the minimum qualification requirements for this position, you must show that you possess the five Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs), Technical Qualification(s), and other qualifications, if applicable (such as Education - see below). Additional information on ECQs is available at 1. Executive Core Qualification (MANDATORY SUBMISSION): All applicants must submit written statements (narrative format) describing accomplishments that would satisfy the ECQs. Use the Challenge-Context-Action-Result (CCAR) Model to describe your accomplishments. You must address each ECQ separately. You are required to respond to all ECQs. Failure to do so, will result in an 'ineligible' rating. Each accomplishment should be clear, concise, and emphasize your level of responsibilities, the scope and complexity of programs managed, and results of your actions. Total ECQ write-up should not exceed 10 pages using 12 pt, Arial or Times New Roman with 1-inch margins. ECQ 1 - Leading Change: This core qualification involves the ability to bring about strategic change, both within and outside the organization, to meet organizational goals. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to establish an organizational vision and to implement it in a continuously changing environment. ECQ 2 - Leading People: This core qualification involves the ability to lead people toward meeting the organization's vision, mission, and goals. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to provide an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts. ECQ 3 - Results Driven: This core qualification involves the ability to meet organizational goals and customer expectations. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to make decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks. ECQ 4 - Business Acumen: This core qualification involves the ability to manage human, financial, and information resources strategically. ECQ 5 - Building Coalitions: This core qualification involves the ability to build coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, foreign governments, or international organizations to achieve common goals. Please Note: Current career SES members, former career SES members with reinstatement eligibility, and SES Candidate Development Program (CDP) graduates, who have been certified by the OPM do not need to address ECQs. However, Current or Former SES members must provide an SF-50 showing their status or reinstatement eligibility and Candidates who have successfully graduated from an OPM approved Candidate Development Program must submit a copy of their ECQ certification. 2. Technical Qualification (MANDATORY SUBMISSION): A supplemental statement must be submitted separately addressing each TQ. TQ must provide specific examples that address relevant experience and accomplishments. Total TQ write-up should not exceed 2 pages per TQ using 12 pt. Arial or Times New Roman with 1-inch margins. Applicants must reflect superior technical qualifications demonstrated through leadership and management in the following: TQ: I possess the demonstrated ability to lead a complex, matrixed organization by directing and guiding the myriad analytic and engineering activities of the specialized workforce and a thorough understanding of mobility/transportation operations, ideally across all modes of operations, to support the Joint Force under the conditions described in the National Defense Strategy. Executive leadership and technical credibility are critical attributes to the director's success. Education POSITIVE EDUCATION REQUIREMENT: In addition to qualify for the 0801/0810/0830/0854/0855/0896 series you must have the following education: 0801 General Engineering Series - 0810 Civil Engineering Series - 0830 Mechanical Engineering Series - 0854 Computer Engineer Series - 0855 Electronics Engineering Series - 0896 Industrial Engineering Series - 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: Additional Information Reemployed Annuitants: 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. Veteran's Preference: By law Veteran's Preference does not apply to the Senior Executive Service. False Statements: If you make a false statement in any part of your application, you may not be hired; you may be fired after you begin work; or you may be subject to fine, imprisonment, or other disciplinary action. Non Discrimination: All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, disabling condition, membership in an employee organization, or any other non-merit factors. Adverse Information Screening: Applicants proposed for selection are subject to inquiries as to any incidences of misconduct, malfeasance, neglect of duty, or the appearance thereof. Information gained in this check will be considered in the approval decision. E-verify: If you are selected for this position, the documentation that you present for purposes of completing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Form I-9 will be verified through the DHS "E-Verify" system. Federal Law requires DHS to use the E-Verify system to verify the employment eligibility of all new hires, and obligates the new hire to take affirmative steps to resolve any discrepancies identified by the system as a condition of continued employment. The U.S. Department of Army is an E-Verify Participant.