Army Tank-Automotive and Armament Command (TACOM) Logistics Management Specialist in Warren, Michigan

Job Overview

Job Overview

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:This position is under the supervision of the Army Supply Plan Team, Organic Industrial Base Directorate. The referral list generated by this announcement may be used to fill future vacancies in other organizations throughout the Integrated Logistics Support Center (ILSC) in Warren, Troy, Southfield and/or Selfridge ANGB, Michigan. The ILSC is responsible for sustaining war fighting readiness and managing a large part of the Army's investment in war fighting capacity as integrators of nearly 3,000 weapon systems that form the core of the Army's war fighting capability.

TACOM is located in Southeastern Michigan, North of Detroit with nearby universities, world class museums, art galleries, concert halls, golf courses, and collegiate and professional athletic venues. Easy access to freeways, and close proximity to shopping, dining, and entertainment.

TACOM generates, provides and sustains mobility, lethality, and survivability for soldiers, other U.S. Army services, and our allies, all to ensure Army readiness today, tomorrow, and beyond. TACOM's military and civilian associates find and implement technology and logistics solutions for the soldier. From tank-automotive and armaments weapon systems research and development through retirement, TACOM's associates provide cradle-to-grave support to America's Armed Forces.

Who May Apply:Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

  • Current TACOM employees with competitive status within the local commuting area

  • Consideration will also be given to:

  • Current Civilian Employee with the Department of the Army


You will serve as a Logistics Management Specialist performing the following duties:

  • Collecting, analyzing, investigating and evaluating logistics data.

  • Coordinating with officials and counterparts of other functional areas and/or with supporting commands/agencies to ensure consistency of efforts.

  • Coordinating the efforts of functional specialist.

  • Participate in the development of Plans of Action and Milestones (POAM's).

  • Review analysis and planning documentation to ensure thoroughness of information provided and compliance with policy guidelines and planning parameters.

  • Represent assignments at conferences, meetings and work groups composed of functional representatives and managers.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required
  • Occasional Travel
  • Business travel up to 25%
Relocation Authorized
  • No
Who May Apply
This job is open to…

Internal Employees/Agency Employees Only

Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements
Key Requirements

In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience.

Experience required: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: Coordinating the efforts of functional specialists in areas such as data collection and analysis; Assisting in analyzing information drawn from Depot Material Requirement Planning (MRP); and utilizing logistics automation tools such as Logistics Modernization Program (LMP), I2Log, or FedMall.

This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-11).

You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency (knowledge, skills, abilities) in the following areas:

  • Knowledge of Supply and Maintenance Management

  • Ability to Define and Disseminate Higher Headquarters Policy

  • Skill in Analyzing Data

  • Skill in Effective Communication

Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade (or equivalent).

Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted.

Other Requirements: Click here for expanded definitions.

  • Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration.

  • You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.

  • Two year trial/probationary period may be required.

  • Direct Deposit of Pay is Required.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance. Position is designated non-critical sensitive as defined in DoD 5200.2-R. This requires that a personnel security investigation be adjudicated on a pre-appointment basis which may take up to 90 days or longer to process. The selectee may be allowed to start work prior to adjudication if management approved. Obtaining and maintaining a secret security clearance is a condition of employment. If the security clearance is denied or revoked, the individual may be denied or removed from the position, accordingly.

  • Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.

  • Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act Career Field Position.

  • Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act Career Field Position. DOD Position Certification Level & Training Requirements, All Acquisition Workforce Positions Mandated in Title 10, USC, Section 1723. DOD 5000.52-M, DOD Acquisition Career Development Program, contains specific requirements for acquisition categories & grades/levels. Current requirements are available at Upon entry into an Acquisition position, the incumbent has 24 months to complete the position requirements without needing to obtain a waiver.

  • This is an Army Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology Workforce position. Selectees must meet the position requirements for certification at Level 2 in Life Cycle Logistics within 24 months of entrance on duty.

  • Army Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Workforce (ALT) workforce applicants must have an Acquisition Career Record Brief (ACRB) on file in the Career Acquisition Personnel and Position Management Information System (CAPPMIS).

Security Clearance


Additional Information

Additional Information
What To Expect Next

If you provided an email address, you will receive an email message acknowledging receipt of your application. Your application package will be used to determine your eligibility, qualifications, and quality ranking for this position. If you are determined to be ineligible or not qualified, your application will receive no further consideration.

The documents you submit must support your responses to the online questionnaire. If your application contradicts or does not support your questionnaire responses, you will receive a rating of "not qualified" or "incomplete application" and you will not receive further consideration for this job.


The Department of Defense offers an excellent benefits program.In addition to your take-home pay, your comprehensive compensation/benefits package will include most of the benefits described in the USAJOBS Resource Center.

Other Information
  • Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees.

  • If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitantinformation sheet.

  • This is a career program 13 position.

  • Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.

  • Permanent Change of Station (PCS) Expenses are NOT Authorized.

  • Relocation (Government Home Sale) Expenses are NOT Authorized.

  • Salary includes applicable adjustment for locality.

This job originated on For the full announcement and to apply, visit Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at will be considered.

Open & closing dates: 2017-08-11 to 2017-08-19

Salary: $78,829 to $102,481 / per year

Pay scale & grade: GS 12

Series: 0346 Logistics Management

Appointment type: Permanent

Work schedule: Full Time

Job announcement number: NCBV17192623-1998441

Control number: 476695400