M-Day Statewide Advertisement # 17-099
Closing Date: 28 October 2017
Unit, PRN & Duty Address: CO B BSTB 37IBCT(X5LB0/387), 387, 3411 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Lansing, MI 48906
Duty Title: CRYPTOLOGIC LINGUIST
Duty MOS: 35P2L
Minimum Rank to Apply: SPC
Eligibility Requirements to be considered for this Position
- Soldiers must be MOS qualified to apply.
- Soldiers cannot be under any suspension of favorable actions for any reason, and must have passed the APFT within 14 months and met Height/Weight standards within 8 months of the suspense (closing date).
- Soldiers without a current PHA will be considered for the position; however, will not be promoted until completion of an approved PHA.
MOS Specific Requirements:
1a. Physical demands rating: “Moderate” (Gold)
1b. OPAT: “Moderate” (Gold)
- PULHES: 222121
- Vision: Normal Color Vision
- ASVAB Scores: (a) A minimum score of 95 in aptitude area ST on Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) tests administered prior to 2 January 2002. (b) A minimum score of 92 in aptitude area ST on ASVAB tests administered on and after 2 January 2002 and prior to 1 July 2004. (c) A minimum score of 91 in aptitude area ST on ASVAB tests administered on and after 1 July 2004.
- Security Clearance: The Soldier must meet TOP SECRET (TS) Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) access eligibility requirements to be awarded MOS. Soldiers must be capable of passing a counterintelligence scope polygraph (CSP) to hold the MOS. Soldiers who refuse to take or fail a CSP will be reclassified.
- Civilian Education: A high school graduate or equivalent.
- Other: Meet hearing acuity test standards per AR 40-501 (table 7-1). – Demonstrate clear enunciation and comprehension of English and good Standard English grammar skills. Applicants who are not native-born citizens or who have not attended U.S. schools since the age of 6 must obtain a minimum score of 80 in reading and listening on the English Comprehension Level Test (ECLT) or American Course Language Placement Test (ACLPT). The Executive Agent for English is the Defense Language Institute English Language Center (DLIELC). – Soldiers accessing into this MOS must have a minimum qualifying score on the Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB) or a qualifying score of L2-R2 (listening-reading) on the Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT) in a required and documented foreign language. The current and approved minimum DLAB score for accessions into this MOS at any given time will be reflected in the REQUEST program in accordance with the category of languages required and being recruited. If initial DLPT score is below L2-R2, the DLAB must be administered. – No record of conviction by court-martial. – No record of conviction by a civil court for any offense other than minor traffic violations. – Must be a U.S. citizen. – Successfully completed (and able to show proof of credit by official transcript) 1 year of high school algebra, (or GED equivalent) or 1 semester of college algebra. – Never been a member of the U.S. Peace Corps, except as specified in AR 614-200 (para 3-2). – No information in military personnel, Provost Marshal, intelligence, or medical records that would prevent the granting of security eligibility under AR 380-67 (para 3.401.a). – Soldier and spouse must not have immediate family members that reside in a country where within its boundaries, physical or mental coercion is known to be common practice either against– (a) Persons accused of or acting in the interest of the U.S. or (b) The relatives of such persons to whom they may reasonably be considered to be bound by ties of affection, kinship, or obligation. Immediate family for both Soldier and spouse includes both blood and step-: parents, spouse, children, sisters, brothers, any sole living blood relative, or a person in loco parentis per AR 600-8-10. Have neither commercial nor vested interest in a country within whose boundaries physical or mental coercion is known to be a common practice against persons acting in the interest of the U.S. This requirement applies to the Soldier’s spouse as well. Meet career management and development criteria contained in AR 614-200 (Para 6-3) and Army Training Requirements and Resources System Course Catalog. Formal training (completion of MOS 35P1O producing course conducted under the auspices of the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence (USAICOE), Ft Huachuca, AZ) is mandatory. – Be advised that due to the nature of training and assignments, temporary restrictions may be placed on foreign travel both during and after the term of service. – Must complete formal language training with required DLPT score in accordance with AR 11-6. For MOSC 35P1L must meet the ACASP criteria per paragraph 9-5b (5) (b) of this pamphlet and in paragraphs (a) thru (b) below. (a) Cryptologic Linguist (MOSC 35P1L): Be eligible for TOP SECRET security eligibility and SCI access under AR 380-67.
- Must meet all requirements of chapter 9. 2. Have reading and listening comprehension of at least “2” in needed foreign language under AR 11-6. Language proficiency testing will be accomplished at MEPS under AR 601-270 for applicants who claim proficiency in needed foreign language and meet above requirements. 3. Successfully complete Cryptologic Linguist Course. (b) Special instructions are as follows: 1. Requirements for MOSC 35P1O for (RA) will be reflected on the REQUEST program “RPTCAS.” Requirements for USAR will be obtained from unit’s vacancy lists. 2. Persons who enlist through this program will not receive language training. On the addendum to DA Form 3286 (for RA), DA Form 3540 (for USAR), guidance counselors will complete the statement to indicate the enlistee’s language. (Example: “I understand that my civilian acquired skill as a Korean Linguist, MOS 35P1LKP, will be recognized under enlistment and…”). The MOSC to include the proper language identifier also will be entered as shown above.
- Copy of the SWVA for which applying.
- Memorandum to the President of the Board.
- Letter of endorsement from current Commander (Soldiers who have current list status do not need a letter of endorsement).
- GPVS-1790 (Individual Personnel Qualification Record).
- Last three years of DA Form 705 or screen shot from UPS (include updated DA Form 3349 if applicable).
- DA Form 5500/5501 if exceeds screening table weight or screen shot or UPS Screen shot (within 18 months).
- DA 4187 waiving the normal commuting distance outlined in AR 135-91 (if applicable).
- Other: (a) Copy of Soldier Record Brief (SRB) with most current aptitude scores. (b) Copy of latest three NCOERs. If you do not have a minimum of three NCOERs, a letter of recommendation or written performance evaluation (within 30 days of closing date) from Soldier’s Commander or military supervisor. (c) Statement from Commander/authorized representative indicating applicant is not under current suspension of favorable actions, signed within 30 days of closing date. (d) Copy of civilian education/self-improvement documents (ex. High school diploma, college degree/transcripts, etc.) (e) Copy of documentation showing military education completed for MOS-T, NCOES or career development training (ex. DA 1059, DA 87)
Where to send application:
Mail: CO B BSTB 37IBCT, Attn: SFC Maniaci, 3411 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Lansing, MI 48906
Point of contact for this announcement:
Name: SFC Maniaci, Nickolas A.
Phone: (517) 481-8124