(ARNG M-DAY/TRADITIONAL) SWVA #20-043 Headquarters JFHQ 27D3O Paralegal NCO

Job Number: 20.043

Wage/Grade: 27D3O

Location: Lansing

Opening Date: 20191127

Closing Date: 20191227

Additional Information:

MIARNG SGT-MSG Statewide Vacancy Announcement Request


Vacancy Information:

  • Advertisement number: 20-043
  • Closing date: 27 December 2019
  • Address, city, state, ZIP: 3411 North Martin Luther King JR BLVD., Lansing, MI 48906
  • Unit name, PRN, and UIC: JFHQ MI ARNG STAFF ELEMENT, 110, 8ACAA
  • Para/Lin: 003/51
  • MOS: 27D3O
  • Duty title: Paralegal NCO
  • Position rank or grade: E6 / SSG
  • Minimum rank to apply: E5 / SGT
  • Send packets to: SSG Larner, Joseph at joseph.m.larner.mil@mail.mil or (517) 481- 8311
  • Point of contact: MSG Davila, David at david.k.davila.mil@mail.mil or (517) 481-8310


MOS Qualification: Soldiers do not have to be MOS qualified to apply; however, must be able to be awarded the MOS in accordance with DA PAM 611-21.

  • Physical demands rating: Light
  • OPAT level: Moderate
  • PULHES: 222121
  • Vision: Normal
  • ASVAB score requirements: CL 110 prior to 2 JAN 02, CL 107 on and after 1 JUL 04, CL 105 on and after 1 JUL 04
  • Security clearance: Secret
  • Civilian Education: N/A







Other requirements:

(1) Successful display of typing a minimum of 25 words per minute (WPM) or with a typing test administered with industry-standard computer software (e.g. Mavis Beacon).

(2) Must be a high school graduate.

(3) A security eligibility of SECRET is required for the initial award and to maintain the MOS.

(a) Requirements for a SECRET eligibility is effective 1 June 2005 for all new accessions into  MOS 27D.

(b) Requirement for a SECRET eligibility is effective 1 October 2008 for all Soldiers holding  MOS 27D who entered service prior to 1 June 2005.

(4) The Soldier must be a U.S. citizen.

(a) Requirements to be a U.S. citizen is effective 1 June 2005 for all new accessions into MOS 27D.

(b) Requirement to be a U.S. citizen is effective 1 October 2008 for all Soldiers holding MOS 27D who entered service prior to 1 June 2005.

(5) No court-martial conviction or punishment under formal Article 15 proceedings. (Formal Article 15 Waivable by HQDA (AHRC-EPM-A) with OTJAG approval).

(6) No record of civil conviction other than minor traffic offenses. (Minor non-traffic offense civil Conviction waivable by HQDA (AHRC-EPM-A), with OTJAG approval.)

(7) No record of lost time under 10 U.S.C. 972, see appendix 3, MCM. (Waivable by HQDA (AHRC-EPM-A) with OTJAG approval.)

(8) No pattern of undesirable behavior as evidenced by civilian or military record.

(9) No record of conviction by special or general courts-martial or civilian courts of offenses listed in AR 27-10 (Military Justice), chapter 24 or otherwise required to register as a sexual offender under AR 27-10, chapter 24.


General Criteria:

  • Applicants cannot be under suspension of favorable actions, must have a current, valid record APFT and current weigh-in IAW Army body composition standards. Applicants must meet the position security clearance requirement. Soldiers without a current PHA may apply but, if selected, will not be promoted until the PHA is current.
  • CLASP: Refer to current MIARNG CLASP Policy to determine whether a waiver is needed. Further CLASP information (including technician compatibility information) is available from the MIARNG HRO office. If a waiver is required, blank forms and memo templates are posted to SharePoint under Enlisted Promotion Management -> SWVA -> CLASP templates. Promotion, lateral appointment, and reassignment are contingent on approval of the CLASP waiver. The effective date of promotion, lateral appointment, and reassignment will be the date the CLASP waiver is approved.


To apply, assemble a packet with the following documents:

  • Copy of the SWVA for which applying
  • Memorandum to the President of the Board
  • Letter of endorsement from current commander (unless currently on the promotion list)
  • Last three years’ NCOERs
  • GPVS-1790 Individual personnel qualification record
  • Enlisted record brief
  • Last three years’ worth of DA Form 705 or DTMS APFT history screenshot
  • DA Form 3349 Profile (if applicable)
  • DA Form 5500/5501 if exceeded screening table weight or DTMS weigh-in history screenshot.
  • Individual Medical Readiness (IMR) Sheet
  • Copy of Military Education i.e. DA 1059s, certificates etc.
  • Copy of Civilian Education documents i.e. transcripts
  • DA Form 4187 waiving normal commuting distance (if applicable)
  • Other documents: N/A