Job fair held:
CivilianJobs.com will host a job fair March 12, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fort Bragg Club. Please note that from 9 to 10 a.m. the job fair is open only for wounded warriors.
Soldiers who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, retirees, veterans, and members of the National Guard and Reserve and their spouses are invited to take advantage of this free opportunity to meet with local and national employers. Transitioning military and military veterans are encouraged to pre-register for the job fair at civilianjobs.com to take advantage of the matching process, which enhances their job fair experience. All military or former military may upload their resume and pre-register for the event to have their skills matched against all attending employers. Those employers will be sent a copy of the matched candidate’s resume prior to the Job Fair. Upon signing in at the job fair, pre-registered candidates will be given a list of employers that matched with their skills and geographic preferences. Military-friendly organizations will be on hand to speak with and interview job seekers. These organizations include corporate employers, law-enforcement agencies and educational institutions, hiring locally or seeking candidates for nation-wide placement. For more information, call (678) 819-4153 or visit www.civilianjobs.com.
Special Forces, civil affairs and psychological operations are recruiting active-duty officers from the year group 2011 to apply for the Army Special Operation Forces. ARSOF is looking for officers, men and women, who want to advance their careers through relevant operational experiences, working with specialized teams of professionals and have a strategic impact. ARSOF is recruiting both men and women from all branches of the regular Army. civil affairs and psychological operations are open to both men and women while Special Forces is open to males only. Officers interested in ARSOF need to complete and submit an application packet to the Special Operations Recruiting Battalion by March 14. If selected, officers must successfully complete a regimental assessment and selection process prior to attending the Regimental Qualification Course. For more information, go to www.sorbrecruiting.com and click on MILPER Message 13-175.
Coast Guard meetings:
U.S. Coast Guard Aux. Flotilla 10-7 meetings are held the second Thursday of the month, at 7 p.m. The meetings are held at the National Guard Armory located at 345 East Mountain Drive in Fayetteville. The meetings are open to the public anyone interested in joining should contact David Nelson Jr. at 229-5284.
The outbound lanes of the Longstreet Road Access Control Point are open after temporary repairs were made following the triggering of the active barrier system, Jan. 31.
During the afternoon hours of Jan. 31, the in-road barrier system was activated, requiring Fort Bragg Directorate of Public Works to install steel plates over the roadway for the safety of motorcyclists and bicyclists.
Fort Bragg officials will work with a contractor to time permanent repairs for a period of lighter traffic and notifications will be made in advance to minimize impact on Longstreet Road ACP users.
Casualty assistance training:
The Fort Bragg casualty assistance officer and casualty notification officer training schedule for the 1st quarter fiscal year 2014 is as follows:
Class number 10-14: March 18 to 20. To attend this training personnel must be officer (captain or above), warrant officer (chief warrant 2 or above) or enlisted (sergeant first class or above). Personnel are slotted on a first-come, first-serve basis. All major commands must provide an attendance roster to Donell Bowser (Casualty Assistance Center) seven working days prior to class start date. All Soldiers will report to Building 4-2843 (Soldier Support Center), Normandy Drive, Room B-A-1 (McArthur Lake Classroom). In-processing will start at 8:30 a.m. Soldiers must be present through entire training and pass two written tests to received CNO/CAO certification. For more information, contact the Casualty Assistance Center 432-7262 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Did you know:
The Fort Bragg Employee Assistance Program is available to support the work/life health and welfare needs of Department of Defense civilian employees, their Family members, and Fort Bragg/Pope Field community. Basic EAP services are available on a voluntary basis with no out-of-pocket expense. Unless otherwise indicated, training is from 9 to 10:30 a.m., at the Leader and Workforce to Development Center, Building 2-2020, Woodruff St. Contact the EAP office at 396-5784 to reserve a seat.
“Prime for Life” alcohol and other drug abuse prevention training specifically designed for Department of Defense civilians, military Family members, military retirees, and their Family members. This seminar is designed to gently challenge common beliefs and attitudes that directly contribute to high-risk alcohol and drug use. Classes are scheduled for March 18, April 15, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration is required. Call 396-5784 to reserve a seat.
EAP Work/Life Well-being Seminar schedule is as follows:
Tuesday, Building resiliency
March 25 Preventing bullying in the workplace
Notice of estate:
This notice serves as an advisory for all those in possession of the property of Spc. Christopher Andrew Landis, as well as to persons to whom the deceased is indebted, or those indebted to the deceased. Contact Capt. Mike Metcalf, summary court martial officer, with all inquiries at 580-4506, or email email@example.com.
This notice serves as an advisory for all those in possession of the property of Staff Sgt. Jonathan L. Maner, as well as persons to whom the deceased is indebted, or those indebted to the deceased. Contact 1st Lt. Andrew Winget, summary court martial officer , with all inquiries at (423) 718-5819 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This notice serves as an advisory for all those in possession of the property of Spc. Stephen William McGowan, as well as to persons to whom the deceased is indebted, or those indebted to the deceased. Contact 1st Lt. Jonathan W. Beasley, summary court martial officer, with all inquiries at (865) 804-2985, or email email@example.com.
This notice serves as an advisory for all those in possession of the property of Staff Sgt. Alton Jefferson II, as well as to persons to whom the deceased is indebted, or those indebted to the deceased. Contact 1st Lt. Randolph M. Bufkin, summary court martial officer, with all inquiries at (301) 523-0328, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This notice serves as an advisory for all those in possession of the property of Sgt. 1st Class Joseph G. Chrobak, as well as to persons to whom the deceased is indebted, or those indebted to the deceased. Contact Capt. Joshua R. Plummer, summary court martial officer, with all inquiries at 243-2816, or email email@example.com.