NEWS | April 22, 2022

First Sergeant


1.This vacancy announcement is for the position of First Sergeant.
a.Projected fill date: On or about 1 June 2022
b.Unit where vacancy exists: A Co 229th BEB, Fredericksburg, VA (PE1A0)
c.Position MOS: 12Z5, 201/03
d.Eligibility Criteria:
(1)Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:
(a)Hold the rank of Master Sergeant/E8.
(b)Be on the current Master Sergeant EPS list.
(2)Must have a minimum of a Secret Security Clearance.
(3)Be a member or eligible to become a member of the Virginia Army National Guard.
(4)Traditional SFCs, if not MOSQ when selected for this position, Soldier must become MOSQ within 12 months.
(5)Technicians who are MOSQ may apply.
(6) AGR Master Sergeants with an 12 series MOS currently assigned in E8 positions within the JFHQ, TDA unit or higher headquarters in the 116tth IBCT chain of command are eligible to apply. AGR Master Sergeants and Military Technicians, if selected, must meet the MOS qualifications within 12 months and will have to obtain a TAG approved Command Leadership Waiver before being assigned to the position. Any AGR application must also include a signed memo of understanding from the full time OIC. AGR applicants should reach out to the Enlisted Promotion Section to obtain a copy of the MOU.

2.How to apply: Interested candidates must submit the documents listed below no later than 22 May 2022 to The Adjutant General, ATTN: NGVA-PEO-EP (Enlisted Promotions Manager), Building 316, Fort Pickett, Blackstone, Virginia
23824-6316.(Packets may be emailed to the POC)
a.Memorandum requesting consideration from Soldier.
b.APFT results for the last three years (DTMS Screenshot is acceptable).
c.Height/weight certificate (within 30 days) from immediate commander (DTM Sscreenshot is acceptable).
d.MEDPROS printout indicating Periodic Health Assessment is current.
e.Last three DA Forms 2166-8/2166-9 (NCOERs).
f.Verification of Secret Security Clearance from the VaARNG State Security Manager.
g.A copy of their ERB/SRB.

3.Point of contact is (434) 298-6380