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16-119, MSgt - CMSgt, BOOM Assistant to ANG Liaison Officer, Open until filled

Air National Guard (ANG) ADOS Opportunity

CLOSE OUT DATE:  open until filled
POSITION TITLE:  BOOM Assistant to ANG Liaison Officer
TOUR LENGTH:  *3 years (Pending funding and Airmans continued eligibility)
LOCATION:  Geilenkirchen AB, GE

POC Position: 
Maj Alan Matsuda
DSN: 612-9465

Position Description (Duty Description)

Must be a qualified KC-135 boom operator with current flight evaluation, preferably with a background in maintenance and/or supply. Should demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills for frequent visits by high level military and government officials, and public affairs work in Germany. Will assist Air National Guard Liaison Officer in maintaining liaison between all ANG deployed forces as well as NATO E-3A Component members. Currency as a boom operator in the KC-135 must be maintained during tour as member will be required to frequently fly.  Member may also be required to forward deploy.

Assists ANGLO in representing NGB/A3M as Liaison Officer between ANG and NATO E-3A Component.  Responsible for tanker utilization, scheduling and activity reporting. Assists in managing all logistics, maintenance and operations support for TDY personnel and aircraft. This position requires extensive knowledge and experience in the area of plans and programs, flight operations, training, deployments, financial management, maintenance, supply, and support functions. Computer skills are important and required. Should be familiar with and maintain liaison with the functions and organization of the ANG and its command relationships with NATO, JCS, Theater CINCs, USAF, MAJCOMS, NAFS, and TAG.

Points of contact for duty related questions are MSgt Dave Hudson, Charles.hudson.4@us.af.mil or Maj Alan Matsuda, DSN 612-9465, Comm 240-612-9465.

*The viability of this position is directly dependent on a continued FMS contract with NATO. In the event that the contract is not renewed, this position will terminate at contract expiration and the liaison officer will return to his/her home unit. The ANG does not guarantee that the full term will be completed, as the funds for this position are part of the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) contract. 

Member must meet in place date NLT 10 January 2017.

ADOS Application Procedures form: Located at:   http://www.ang.af.mil/careers/ados/index.asp 
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.

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

TAG and Wing CC Acknowledgment required
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 or via AMRDEC.   


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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