Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Window Closing to Apply for Outanding DOD Energy Position

Maybe you got it too, but in case you didn't, this is just in from Ollie Fritz:

There is a civilian job opportunity on the OEPP Policy team that I wanted to share with the defense energy community.

Duties for this position include:
  • Develops and adapts and/or oversees policies and governance for the implementation of the Department of Defense (DoD) Operational Energy Strategy.
  • Leads task groups that convene Defense Components to assess operational energy challenges, develop Department wide recommendations and findings and synchronize policies.
  • Oversees policy and analyses regarding the role of energy in Combatant Command (CCMD) and Department security and international partnerships.
  • Coordinates with the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Military Departments, CCMDs, and as needed foreign military organizations in support of exercises, technical cooperation, information sharing and bilateral/multilateral engagements related to energy.
  • Assists in the development and preparation of materials (posture statements, testimony and backup material) for use by senior DoD leadership in the presentations to Congress, Congressional Committees, Congressional Budget Office, and other external organizations.
You can find more details here: The position is open to all US citizens and current Status candidates, and applications are due by 11:59PM on Friday, 11 July.
If you have a good background for this, and you think you could make a difference, and you have a burning desire to make a difference, then you'd better throw your name in the hat ... and fast.  Opportunities like this don't come around very often !!!