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Headquarters, Air Force Reserve Command AIRBORNE COMMAND AND CONTROL OFFICER (AWACS) in Tinker AFB, Oklahoma


Click on "Learn more about this agency" button below for IMPORTANT additional information. The primary purpose of this position is to serve as an Air Reserve Technician (ART) officer to serve as an Airborne Warning and Control Systems AWACS) Air Battle Manager in the capacity of an Electronic Combat Officer or Air Weapons Officer.



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This position may be filled at the GS-11 with promotion potential to the GS-12. The individual selected for this position may be promoted to the target level without further competition upon meeting any legal and regulatory requirements. In order to qualify, you must meet the specialized experience requirements described in the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards for General Schedule Positions, Group Coverage Qualification Standard for Administrative and Management Positions SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Applicants must have been awarded or qualify for a USAF Air Battle Manager rating and hold a valid aviation service aeronautical order. Minimum of 500 Total Military Flight Time in Mission Design Series (MDS). (NOTES): (1). Total Military Flight Time" is the cumulative sum of all rated/Career Enlisted Aviator position's flying time to include Primary Time, Secondary Time, Instructor Time, Evaluator Time, Student, Simulator and Other US Military and Foreign Military Time.(2). Primary, instructor or evaluator hours in fighter, rotary and high performance training aircraft (i.e. F-35, F-22, F-16, F-15E, A-10, HH-60, UH-1, T-38, T-37, T-6) may be counted twice when determining total time. Flying hours logged as a student should be credited one-for-one. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: Must be an mission-capable AWACS aircrew member on flying status in unit aircraft. Ability to coordinate and motivate crewmembers in working effectively as a member of a team. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively orally and in writing. Ability to work in a highly stressful, quick-reaction environment. Ability to monitor multiple stations simultaneously. Knowledge of flight operations and missions of supported units. PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.



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