Human Resources Specialist (Military)

U.S. Army Reserve Command - Department of the Army

Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. 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. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes applying military personnel principles, concepts, legal requirements or methodology to gather facts, respond to questions, ensure regulatory compliance, and provide advisory services; reviewing military personnel actions to ensure compliance with regulatory guidance; providing guidance to subordinate units on personnel management issues; utilizing automated systems to support various military personnel programs; conducting staff assistance visits and inspections to subordinate units; preparing and providing reports to higher echelons of command; and analyzing data to identify issues. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09). OR Education: Ph.D or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.M., if related, in a field which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position, such as: HR Management, Public Administration, Business Administration, and Management. OR Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position as long as the computed percentage of the requirements is at least 100%. To compute the percentage of the requirements, divide your total months of experience by 12. Then divide the total number of completed graduate semester hours (or equivalent) beyond the second year (total graduate semester hours minus 36) by 18. Add the two percentages. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas: Managing Human Resources Oral Communication Personnel and Human Resources Problem Solving Strategic Thinking
About the Position: This is a military technician position with the 80th Training Command at 83rd Army Reserve Readiness Training Center (ARRTC), 100th Division (DIV) located at Fort Knox, Kentucky. This position requires an active membership as a Soldier in the Army Reserve before a start date can be set. To learn more about minimum qualifications to join the Army Reserve, visit