Thursday , February 29 2024

Space Force Jobs – Family Support Specialist

Website United States Space Force

Job Description:

The National Defense Authorization Act for FY2020 approved a new, independent Space Force in the Department of the Air Force. The U.S. Space Force is a military service that organizes, trains & equips space forces in order to protect U.S. and allied interests in space and to provide space capabilities to the joint force. This new military branch is taking shape and recruiting!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Interviews families to identify and evaluate their special needs and situational stressors, determine services for appropriate assistance, and provide tailored guidance regarding accessing services that are not standard across the AF due to the individual local and state regulations, laws, and compliance for the location where the installation is located
  • Researches and analyzes trends impacting families with special needs, identifies needs that are not being met for planning and assessment purposes, and reports and shares findings with leadership, management, and action groups
  • Carries out the family support portion of the installation EFMP, independently performing a variety of complex assignments involving identifying family needs, assessing the availability of assistance locally, identifying gaps in available services, providing tailored information, and coordinating, developing, advocating, and obtaining a variety of resources and services for military personnel (and civilians selected for certain positions) with family members who present with a wide range of physical, developmental, emotional, and/or intellectual challenges/limitations
  • Develops, updates, and maintains installation EFMP education, outreach, and public affairs programs, to include awareness briefings for command, unit, community organizations, individuals and families, and distinguished visitors

Job Requirements:

  • Work occasionally requires travel away from the normal duty station on military or commercial aircraft as well as travel in the local area by motor vehicle
  • Males must be registered for Selective Service, see
  • This posn is subject to provisions of the DoD Priority Placement Program
  • Personal data to which the incumbent has access are controlled by the Privacy Act of 1974 and must be safeguarded appropriately
  • Incumbents of key positions must be removed from their military recall status if alternative for filling of the position during an emergency are not available
  • May occasionally be required to work other than normal duty hours (evenings, weekends, and holidays)
  • PCS expenses ARE NOT authorized
  • All federal employees are required to have direct deposit
  • U.S. Citizenship Required
  • This position is designated as a key position IAW AFI 36-507. Duties of this position are essential to the accomplishment of wartime/contingency

Job Details:

Company: United States Space Force

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Vandenberg AFB, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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