Special thank you to MP Veteran COL (R) Jesse Galvan for sharing these employment opportunities with us. We are passing them along to you in hopes that you will utilize the MPRA professional network and find one or more of these opportunities a potential fit.

The Shrader Research Defense Group is looking for a seasoned sales rep who is mature, competent, confident, and knows how to close a sale. In the last two months, SRDG has shifted the business from consulting to selling COVID PPE. The company is still in transition, but its growing and needs experienced sales support. You can learn more here: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6679035467440119808/ or contact Scotty Shrader directly at or (913) 303-0944.

Florida is looking for an Inspector General in the Department of Corrections. Please see below for the link to apply: https://jobs.myflorida.com/job/TALLAHASSEE-FDC-INSPECTOR-GENERAL-DC-SMS-CENTRAL-OFFICE-FL-32399/654065900/?feedId=null&utm_source=J2WRSS&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=J2W_RSS

Senior Systems Administrator for MilitaryChildcare.com

Clearance Required: Top Secret/SSBI

Location: Telecommuter/Any State, US (Primary)

Travel: None

Education: Bachelor’s Degree

Job Description & Requirements: Senior Systems Administrator with significant experience to add to our MilitaryChildcare.com operations team. MilitaryChildcare.com is an online gateway for military members seeking child care. Must have 7+ years experience in Systems Administration; experience with Linux and Microsoft Windows based environments and will be able to support integrated environments with a mix of all of these technologies in place; TS/SSBI Clearance Required; Security+ certificate or equivalent

POC: Les Inbody, Senior Systems Administrator, AMERICAN SYSTEMS

(540) 827-7939

[email protected]

DynCorp International FZ is hiring a Transportation Supervisor in Afghanistan (LOGCAP IV).

Job Description & Requirements: Responsible for all aspects of the Transportation Motor pool (TMP), to include MHE, line haul, shuttle buses, wash racks, escorts, and regional convoy movement coordination in conjunction with the military police for movement of inter-company personnel. Minimum requirement is 5+ years of experience as Supervisor of complex military transportation operations.

Yorktown Systems Group is hiring an Operations Specialist Planner at Fort Meade, MD.

CATEGORY: Contractors

DESCRIPTION: Operations Specialist Planner for the Asymmetric Warfare Group (AWG) at the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC). The AWG, headquartered at Fort Meade, Maryland, is the lead organization to provide the Army with global perspective and expertise in full-spectrum training, planning, and execution of countermeasures to AW. The AWG personnel are seasoned war fighters and functional area experts who identify and develop Army solutions for AW capability gaps. AW are operations conducted by any government or non-government entity (including terrorists, guerillas, militias, and paramilitaries) to limit military effectiveness while achieving their political objectives. AW operations are conducted at the strategic, operational, tactical, and cyber levels to attack military and civilian targets. Objectives of these AW operations are to undermine U.S./Allied political, military, economical, and psychological strengths and the will to win. The AWG provides observation, analysis, training, and advisory support to Army and Joint Force units to enhance their capabilities to predict, mitigate, counter, and defeat asymmetric threats and methods. The goal of AWG is to improve the capabilities of the U.S. Army at the operational and tactical levels during the conduct of unified land operations. AWG enhances the capabilities of U.S. units by making them faster and more adept at identifying and attacking enemy vulnerabilities, and by preparing them for a broader spectrum of threats.

CACI is actively hiring versatile Planning, Operations and Training professionals to help them provide multi-faceted operations, planning, and training support to the United States Africa Command  (AFRICOM) in Stuttgart, Germany, stateside and in Africa! Must possess and maintain a Secret security clearance or higher level DOD clearance. Relocation, housing, and child education benefits available. Click here to view active AFRICOM postings.

Transitioning Service Members: interviews for the Amazon Military SkillBridge cohort in World Wide Operations is in two weeks. Amazon has been approved by the Department of Defense (DoD) to participate in the DoD Skillbridge program as of April 2020. Amazon will launch the first cohort of training for transitioning military service members to become operation leaders in several locations across the United States. After successful completion of the program, the service members will be converted into full time employees at Amazon.

If you haven’t already applied, do so now through the links below. If you have questions about these opportunities feel free to send an email to: [email protected]:

  • Area Manager –Robbinsville, New Jersey Training (final placement in Edison & Deptford, NJ): https://lnkd.in/djVE2ft
  • Operations Manager –Sacramento, CA Training (final placement in Tracy, Paterson, & Stockton, CA): https://lnkd.in/dDtKd27
  • Operations Manager –Robbinsville, New Jersey Training (final placement in Robbinsville, Carteret, Edison, & Deptford, NJ): https://lnkd.in/dSf5E3Q
  • Operations Manager –Baltimore, MD Training(final placement in Baltimore county, MD): https://lnkd.in/dYWfYMc

The following documents speak to 180 day waiver for GS positions.

(U) 180 Day Waiver Letter – Ruskamp

(U) eSSS – 180 Waiver for Retired Military

120 Day GS Rule


Direct Hire Authority Exemption 180 day rule

Repeal of National Emergency Exception_1

Repeal of National Emergency Exception

Temporary Waiver to Portions of the Direct Hire Authority for Certain Personnel of the Department of Defense

Delegation of Authority to Approve Appointment of Military within 180 days of Retirement for GS-13 and below