January 2017 Employment Opportunities…

Employment Opportunity Placard

Here’s the JANUARY 2017 Employment Assistance Update:

1) KEY JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS (JVAs) – NOTE: Military affiliation with the National Guard required for these Technician, AGR, & ADOS positions:

A. Technician JVAs

– Production Controller (Electronics), GS-1152-09: JVA HI-FY17-028, CLOSE 05 February 2017. This position is located at the 169th Air Defense Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii. Recruitment Area — “Present enlisted members [E6 (promotable to E7) to E7] of the Hawaii National Guard.” Click below to see the actual announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461544600

– Facility Operations Specialist, GS-1640-09: JVA HI-FY17-029, CLOSE 06 February 2017. This position is located at the Joint Forces Headquarters, Construction and Facility Management Office, Hawaii Army National Guard, Kapolei, Hawaii. Recruitment Area — “Present enlisted members (E8 and below) of the Hawaii National Guard.” Click below to see the actual announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461586200

– Supervisory Intelligence Operations Specialist, GS-0132-13: JVA HI-FY17-031, CLOSE 06 February 2017. This position is located at the 201st Intelligence Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. Recruitment Area — “Present commissioned officers (O4 to O5) of the Air National Guard.” Click below to see the actual announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461655600

– Aircraft Pneudraulic Systems Mechanic (C-17), WG-8268-10: JVA HI-FY17-032, CLOSE 06 February 2017. This position is located at the 154th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. Recruitment Area — “Present enlisted members (E4 to E5) of the Air National Guard.” Click below to see the actual announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461685400

– Supervisory Theater Aerospace Operations Command and Control Officer, GS-2101-14: JVA HI-FY17-033, CLOSE 06 February 2017. This position is located at the 201st Air Operations Group, Hawaii Air National Guard, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. Recruitment Area — “Present commissioned officers (O6) of the US Armed Forces.” Click below to see the actual announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461726100

– IT Specialist (PLCYPLN), GS-2210-11: JVA HI-FY17-035, CLOSE 14 February 2017. This position is located at the 292nd Combat Communications Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, Kahului, Hawaii. Recruitment Area — “Present enlisted members (E7 to E8) of the Hawaii National Guard.” Click below to see the actual announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/462233000

– Airplane Flight Instructor (KC-135), GS-2181-13: JVA HI-FY17-036, CLOSE 14 February 2017. This position is located at the 154th Operations Support Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. Recruitment Area — “Present commissioned officers (O2 to O4) of the Hawaii Air National Guard.” Click below to see the actual announcement: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/462271300

B. Active Guard Reserve (AGR) JVAs

– Army AGR JVA FY2017-09, Operations Officer, O3, 01A00, 93rd WMD Civil Support Team, Hawaii National Guard, Kapolei, Hawaii, closes 27 January 2017. Open to Present, Commissioned Officers, State-wide belonging to any component of the U.S. Army who are current members or are eligible to become members of the Hawaii Army National Guard in the grade of O2 – O3. See JVA for full details of requirements.

– Nationwide Announcement is made of the following Active Guard Reserve (AGR) Training NCO position in the Idaho Army National Guard, Blackfoot, Idaho. JVA closes 27 January 2017. See GKO for full announcement in PDF.

– Nationwide Announcement is made of the following Active Guard Reserve (AGR) Training NCO position in the Idaho Army National Guard, Idaho Falls/Rigby, Idaho. JVA closes 27 January 2017. See GKO for full announcement in PDF.

– Nationwide Announcement is made of the following Active Guard Reserve (AGR), RRNCO position in the Maine Army National Guard. JVA closes 27 January 2017. See JVA on GKO for full details.

– Nationwide Announcement is made of the following Active Guard Reserve (AGR) UAV SGT / Training NCO position in the Virginia Army National Guard. JVA closes 31 January 2017. See GKO for full announcements in PDF

– Army AGR JVA FY2017-11, Medical Readiness NCO, E6, 68W3O, Hawaii Medical Detachment, Hawaii Army National Guard, Kapolei, Hawaii, closes 3 February 2017. See JVA on GKO for full detail of requirements.

– Army AGR JVA FY2017-10, Readiness NCO, E7, 42R4O, 111th Army Band, Hawaii Army National Guard, Pearl City, Hawaii, closes 3 February 2017. Open to present, enlisted service members belonging to the Hawaii Army National Guard, in the grade of E6 – E7. See full JVA in PDF on GKO for full details of requirements.

– OTOT JVA FY2017-12, Bilateral Affairs Officer (BAO), O4, 01A, U.S. Embassy, Jakarta, Indonesia, closes 6 February 2017. Open to present, Commissioned Officers belonging to the Hawaii National Guard, in the grade of Major (O4), and Captain (O3) eligible for promotion to Major (O4). See JVA on GKO for full details.

– Army AGR JVA FY2017-13, Supply Sergeant (Section Chief/Crew Chief UH-60M), E6, 15T3F, Det 1, Co G, 1-189th Avn Reg, Hawaii Army National Guard, Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, closes 13 February 2017. Open to present, enlisted service members of the Hawaii Army National Guard, in the grade of E5 – E6. All applicants MUST already possess the MOS 15T. See JVA on GKO for full details of requirements.

C. Active Duty Operational Support (ADOS) JVAs

– None this month

D. Non-Military Positions (Hawaii)

(1) **** USAJOBS.GOV Workshops – 10 Steps to a Federal Job **** (See attached Flyer for details)

Need help with your federal resume? Not sure how the federal job process works? Would you like to know more about Spousal Preference and the Priority Placement Program for Spouses (PPP-S)?

Attend one of our BI-MONTHLY WORKSHOPS at the Army Community Center (ACS) at Schofield Barracks. ACS BLDG, 2091 Kolekole Avenue, Schofield Barracks.

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon -&- 12:00 to 4:00 on selected dates. See attached Flyer for details.

(2) **** HAWAIIAN AIRLINES AIRCRAFT MECHANIC APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM **** – Flyer attached

Hawaiian Airlines’ Aircraft Mechanic Apprenticeship Program (AMAP) is designed for individuals interested in pursuing a career in the Aircraft Maintenance field. Work alongside Hawaiian Airlines mechanics for up to 18 months and gain real world experience while obtaining your FAA Certification (A&P license).

Under the direction of a supervisor and/or lead mechanic, you’ll perform hands-on repair work, assigned & preventative maintenance on Hawaiian Airlines aircraft(s).
You’ll work a maximum of 20 hours per week, up to 5 days per week, & up to 5 hours per day.
While in the AMAP program, you will be paid as a mechanic at the full hourly rate, which is currently $21.52. You will also receive medical, dental, vision and flight benefits.
Upon successful completion of the program and obtaining your A&P license, you will be employed as a full time mechanic.

HOW TO APPLY – Interested in joining the team? Visit our website to apply at HawaiianAirlines.com/Careers

(3) **** Human Resources Technician / $21/Hour **** – Flyer attached

Company: Dynamic Planning & Response LLC

Location: Navy Region Hawaii Human Resources Office, Building 1, JBPHH

Benefits: – Healthcare insurance
– 10 days of Paid Time Off with 1 year of employment
– 16 hours of Paid Sick days
– 10 Paid Federal Holidays

E-Mail Contact: ADMIN@DYNAPNR.COM
Subject line: HR TECH

(4) **** Salesperson in Hilo Hawaii **** – Flyer attached

Company: BEI Hawaii’s Hilo Operations

Location: 430 Kekuanaoa St, Hilo, HI 96720

Qualifications: – The qualifications for this position are as follows:
– Self-motivated with demonstrated sales ability.
– Excellent customer service and communication skills.
– Excellent knowledge of the commodities distributed by BEI Hawaii.
– Working knowledge of governmental regulations governing handling, storing and transporting of hazardous products.
– Valid driver’s license.
– High school diploma or equivalent; college degree is preferred.

HOW TO APPLY: If you are interested in the Salesperson position at our Hilo Branch, please complete an internal application or submit your resume to the Human Resources Office (hr@beihawaii.com).

2) KEY UPCOMING EVENTS are:

** NEW January 26th – Job Search & Interviewing Techniques Workshop – Flyer Attached

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, 26 January 2017, 9am to 12pm at the Oahu Veterans Center, 1298 Kukila Street – Foster Village

Sign up for our Employment Prep Workshop!
This workshop will introduce you to the necessary interview rules and expectations.
Learn how to impress your potential employer and increase your chances of getting hired!

To reserve a seat contact Donovan A. Lazarus at ph. (808) 382-6835 or E-Mail: admin@amvetshawaii.org;

**** Wednesday, February 1, 2017 – JobQuest Job Fair at the Neal Blaisdell Center (NBC)

** NEW February 11th – Kauai VA Benefits Workshop / Claims Clinic – Flyer Attached – 9am to 12pm on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the Kauai Veterans Center, 3215 Kapule Highway, Lihue, Hawaii

Open to: Veterans, Family Members, Widows, and Community Providers

** NEW February 25th – Kona VA Benefits Workshop / Claims Clinic – Flyer Attached – 9am to 12pm on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the West Hawai’i Civic Center – Community Meeting Hale, 75-5044 Ane Keohokalole Hwy, Kailua-Kona

Open to: Veterans, Family Members, Widows, and Community Providers

** NEW March 11th – Maui VA Benefits Workshop / Claims Clinic – Flyer Attached – 9am to 12pm on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Haynes Conference Room One, Cameron Way, Kahului, Maui

Open to: Veterans, Family Members, Widows, and Community Providers

Employment Assistance (EA)

OAHU & Statewide JOBS – JAN 2017

NEIGHBOR ISLAND JOBS – JAN 2017

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Job Search & Interviewing Workshop

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Sign up for this Employment Prep Workshop! This workshop will introduce you to the necessary interview rules and expectations. Learn how to impress your potential employer and increase your chances of getting hired! See you there!

When: Thursday, 26 January 2017, 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Where: Oahu Veteran Center
1298 Kukila St, Honolulu, HI 96818
Directions: Click Here

To reserve a seat contact
Donovan A. Lazarus at (808) 382-6835 or email at
admin@amvetshawaii.org

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West Oahu Vet Center Monday’s Coffee Talk

Aloha All!

Next Monday’s Coffee Talk at the West Oahu Vet Center will have a guest speaker from our local VBA office. Please spread the word to OIF/OEF Veterans who may have questions about claims process and rating decisions. Active Service members who are getting out soon may also attend to ask questions regarding VA claims. Flyer is attached for details on location and time. Thanks!

V/r,
Rolly Alvarado
Veterans Outreach Specialist
West Oahu Vet Center
885 Kamokila Blvd., Unit 105
Kapolei, Hawaii 96707
Phone: (808) 674 – 2414
Cell: (808) 421 – 8796
Fax: (808) 674 – 2534
Email: Rolly.alvarado@va.gov
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