Job Information

Naval Medical Command MATERIALS HANDLER in Twentynine Palms, California




You will ensure prompt replenishment of stock through reordering supplies from Prime Vendors, Medical Inventory Control System (MICS), and/or Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support System (DMLSS) computer program and Federal Supply Schedule.

You will store, deliver, issue, and ship medical and non-medical supplies and equipment.

You will maintain files for incoming material using purchase documents or other requisition forms.

You will assist in daily spot inventories to assess validity of stock records.

You will initiate survey document for expired stock or loss/gain by inventory.

You will be responsible for the computerized inventory record system.


Conditions of Employment


Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below. This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is:

-Conducting an annual wall-to-wall inventory to ensure variances are documented and fully explained to prevent reoccurring discrepancies;

-Ensuring proper receipt procedures are followed including inspection, verification, acceptance, and document distribution;

-Screening weekly orders from department to ensure that proper stock numbers and accounting information has been provided;

-Delivering of supplies to requiring activities to fulfill mission requirements. Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification Handbook for Trades and Labor Occupations. Additional qualification information can be found at: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.


Additional Information

This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority Placement Program. Additional vacancies may be filled by this announcement. A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments. If you are unable to apply online and request information about the Alternate Application process, please contact the Department of Navy's Employment Information Center. Federal annuitant information: The selection of an annuitant is subject to the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy policy on the employment of annuitants. Policy information may be found at: ICTAP Applicants: To be considered well-qualified and exercise selection priority as an ICTAP candidate, displaced Federal employees must satisfy all qualification requirements for the position and receive a rating in the highly qualified category (score 85) or higher. ICTAP candidates must provide copies of all of the following documentation at the time of application: 1) agency notice; 2) most recent performance appraisal; and 3) most recent SF-50 or notification of personnel action that includes position, grade level, and duty location. Applicants who do not provide this documentation will not receive consideration as an ICTAP candidate. For more information about ICTAP eligibility please review the following link: Military Spouse Preference applicants will receive priority consideration at the Full Performance Level (FPL) and if determined to be Best Qualified at the FPL, and selected, must be placed at the FPL. A BQ military spouse possesses knowledge, skills, abilities, and competencies comparable to others who meet the competitive referral criteria for the specific position. Government Information Technology (IT) Systems: Misuse of Government IT Systems is cause for disciplinary action. A seasonal influenza vaccine is required. Any exemption must be approved in accordance with government wide and local policy and guidance. Any employee who obtains an exemption must follow strict in accordance with government wide and local policy and guidance.