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16-121 - Capt - Maj, 19th Weapon Squadron - Weapons School Instructor, Open until Filled


Air National Guard (ANG) ADOS Opportunity

ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 16-121
CLOSE OUT DATE:  Open until Filled
POSITION TITLE:  19th Weapon Squadron Weapons School Instructor
RANK/GRADE REQUIREMENT:  Capt-Major
AFSC REQUIREMENT:   W14N3
TOUR LENGTH:   30 Sep 17 (Intended to be a 3 year - Long Term ADOS, Pending funding and Airman's continued eligibility)
LOCATION:  Nellis AFB, NV


Position Description (Duty Description)

Duties include frequent Distinguished Visitor interaction and correspondence requiring senior Captain/Major knowledge and experience.  USAF Weapons School (USAFWS) instructor. Can be assigned as Flight Commander, Assistant Director of Operations, or Director of Operations. Mentors and prepares future Intelligence Weapons Officers for the Total Air Force. The mission of the USAF Weapons School (USAFWS) is to teach graduate-level instructor courses that provide the world's most advanced training in weapons and tactics employment to Air Force officers. Share tactical lessons learned from combat experience for future AEF deployments for Air Force Weapons Officers.  Every six months, the Weapons School produces approximately 200 graduates who are expert instructors on weapons, weapons system and air, space and cyber integration. Graduates take to their respective squadrons and wings the latest tactics, techniques and procedures for combat in all domains. There are 18 different Weapons Squadrons in the USAFWS in the following syllabi : A-10, AC-130, B-1, B-2, B-52, C-17, C-130, F-15C, F-15E, F-16C, F-22, F-35, HC-130, HH-60, JTAC, KC-135, MC-130, MQ-1, MQ-9, U-28, Command and Control Operations, ICBM, Intelligence, Space/Cyber Warfare; the 19WPS is the premier Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Squadron in the USAF.

Member should have a thorough knowledge and recent tactical expertise in combat operations and the syllabus for the USAFWS.

Should have at least 5 years' experience in Intelligence. An in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Total Force Initiative (TFI) and a comprehensive knowledge of ANG and USAF directives, policies, and procedures is required.



ADOS Application Procedures form: Located at:   http://www.ang.af.mil/careers/ados/index.asp 
Upper left corner:  APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Resume: (SF171 not accepted)

Physical Fitness Assessment: Current Physical Fitness Test (all pages) within past 12 months. Must be valid for up to 90 days from date of application submittal.

AF Form 422 - Notice of AF Members Qualification Status: With NO restrictions and validated within the last 60 days from the date your application is received.   Form must indicate member does not have a deployment restriction (Code 31) or is undergoing an MEB (Code 37).  "Working copy" will NOT be accepted. Upon final selection, you may need to provide an updated AF422 within 60 days prior to the tour start date.  

vMPF RIP: Must  include all pages.
Log in to AFPC Secure: https://w20.afpc.randolph.af.mil/AFPCSecureNet20/PKI/MainMenu1.aspx
Select vMPF  (almost the last item on the list)
Verify your information
Select Record Review/Update
View/Print all Pages

PCARS RIP:  Point Credit Accounting and Reporting Systems From vMPF or MilPDS

Sanctuary Waiver:  IF TAFMS is 16 years or greater; must submit a Statement of Understanding Waiver of AD Sanctuary.
https://gum-crm.csd.disa.mil/ci/fattach/get/2556240/1368200018/redirect/1/filename/4.%20New%20-%20NGB%20Delegation-Not%20Invoke%20Sanctuary%20Message%20Final.pdf

1095 Day Analysis:  Letter with analysis of how many days performed during the last 1,460 days.    

TAG/Wing (CC) Acknowledgment: Wing Acknowledgment required for 90 days or less.  Wing and TAG required for tour length over 90 days

Officers: Last 3 OPRs (no EPR for enlisted)   IAW MPFM 07-45 dated 11 Jul 07,  para 17b "OPRs on AFRC and ANG Officers are due to the CSS no later than 30 days after close-out and to HQ ARPC no later than 60 days after close-out."  


POC Application Procedures:
Ms Patricia Adamson
DSN 612-7183/8884
Comm:  240-612-7183

Please submit ADOS application to  usaf.jbanafw.ngb-hr.mbx.HR-ADOS@mail.mil. 

If the file is over 4MB send parts in separate emails. 


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Common Questions About ADOS Tours:

Q:  If selected how does the state cut my orders over the FY?
A:  FM POC:  If the  intent of the order is for the member to be on an order for over 180 days - TDY with PCS entitlements - then the order should be  cut for the entire period and place the statement below on the order. "Authorizations to cite the next fiscal year does  not constitute authorizations  to obligate funds until approved by Congress"

If no  days are available after 30 Sep of that year then the order can be cut back and the  member would still be entitled to be PCS'd back to the HOR.  

Q:  Is it Mandatory for ADOS Airman to attend ANGRC in-processing?
A:  HR POC.  Yes.  As of 1 Feb 2016.     

Q:  Do Guard members assigned on a permanent or temporary basis to support the National Guard Bureau have to be in Title 10 Status?
A:  Varies:    See CNGBI 301 01 20120423 para 4.  However, for this ADOS tour, the Airman will be in Title 10 Status.   http://www.ngbpdc.ngb.army.mil/pubs/CNGBI/CNGBI.htm

Q:  Can I be promoted while on an ADOS tour?
A.  POC A1.  Yes.  Airman are TDY to these locations and still assigned to the state.  Any promotion action would be processed through the STATE.

Q:  Do I receive an Evaluation on tour?
A:  POC A1.  No.  Airman are still assigned to the state during this TDY / with PCS Entitlements and may receive an Optional LOE.

Q:  Is this a PCS?
A:  POC:  FM - No.  However, Airman that are TDY from for over 180 days on this tour receive "PCS entitlements" per SAF Waiver.  This includes movement of household goods and DEERS associated family members.  Members must meet all medical qualifications if required.

Q:  Will I be a rater while on this ADOS tour.
A:  POC A1:  These duties shall not include management supervision, command, or direction of Title 10 military personnel, Title 5 civilian employees, or contractor personnel performing the work of the NGB.

Q:  Is there an API code associated with the tour?
A:  POC A1:  No.  Airman are still assigned to their State.  There is not a Unit Manning Document Position assigned to ADOS tours.

Q:  Is Tuition Assistance available while on an ADOS tour:
A:  POC A1 / 11 FSS Varies:  May be available while on Title 10 Orders dependent upon funding and length of tour. 

Q:  Do I out process my Base?
A:  Airman must utilize the unit and base out processing for a TDY.  Remember Airman remain assigned to the State during these tours. 



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