Defense Commissary Agency Supervisory Store Associate in Edwards AFB, California

Job Overview

Job Overview

The foundation for success of the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) mission is our people. It is DeCA’s goal to have a workforce that is representative of the nation’s diverse cultures and backgrounds. We strive for a work environment of world-class enterprise leaders and an engaged, highly motivated, and capable workforce with a results oriented performance culture.

The DeCA operates a worldwide commissary system that provides quality grocery products at cost to active duty military personnel and retirees, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and their families. The agency employs about 18,000 people and its annual sales exceed $6 billion.


•Front end operations including patron identification, customer inquiries, check out and cash control. •Non-perishable stock control including transporting item and stocking shelves. •Meat display and case stocking. •Produce inspection, display and rotation. •Account maintenance, supply and computer operations.

Travel Required
  • Not Required
Relocation Authorized
  • No

Job Requirements

Job Requirements
Key Requirements
  • Must be a United States citizen
  • Application materials must be received by 11:59PM EST on the closing date.

In accordance with the Group Coverage Qualification Standards for Clerical and Administrative Support positions, applicants applying at the GS-07 grade level must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-06 grade level (or equivalent) by the closing date of this announcement. Specialized experience may not be substituted for education at this grade level. Examples of specialized experience include: •Planning, assigning and evaluating work of employees. •Knowledgeable of multiple departments within a grocery store in order to evaluate work, provide instruction and conduct on the job training for workers. •Carry out daily retail grocery store functions necessary to successfully execute store operations.

Conditions of Employment: •Work Schedule: Full Time •Tour of Duty: Irregular Schedule including nights, weekends and holidays •Permanent Change of Station (PCS) Costs: ARE NOT Authorized •Position Sensitivity: Non-Critical Sensitive •Security Requirements: Not Applicable •Overtime: Occasionally •Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA): Exempt •Bargaining Unit Position: No •Drug Testing: Not Required •Physical Requirement: Frequently lift, push, pull, carry and handle commissary products weighing up to 50 pounds without assistance. Work includes long periods of standing, stooping, kneeling, bending and climbing. •Selective Service Requirement: All male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with the selective service system or exempt from Selective Service. Please visit for more information. •Obligated Position: No Other Notes: •Additional vacancies may be filled from this announcement upon its closing for up to 90 days. •Applicants selected from this announcement my be required to serve a two-year probationary period. •Applicants selected from this announcement may be required to serve a one-year supervisory probationary period. •Deliberate attempts to falsify your application information, such as copying portions of this job announcement into your resume, may result in you being removed from consideration for this position.

Security Clearance

Not Applicable

Additional Information

Additional Information
What To Expect Next

Once you successfully complete the application process, you will receive a notification of receipt. Your application package will be reviewed to ensure you meet the basic eligibility and qualification requirements, and you will receive a notification. A review will be made of your online questionnaire and the documentation you submitted to support your responses. A list of qualified applicants will be created and sent to the selecting official. All applicant reviewed and/or referred will receive a notification letter. The selecting official may choose to conduct interviews. Once the selection is made, you will receive a notification of decision. To check the status of your application, please refer to Application Manager at


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Other Information

REGARDING INTERVIEWS: Interviews may be required for this position. Accommodations may be made to conduct telephonic interviews to preclude travel hardships for applicants.

Reemployed Annuitant: This position Does not meet criteria for re-employed annuitant. The DoD criteria for hiring Reemployed Annuitants can be found at: Reemployed Annuitant: A former Federal employee who has retired under either the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS) or Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) is an Annuitant. An annuitant cannot be hired (i.e. reemployed) unless the vacant position meets the criteria in the Department of Defense (DOD) policy on employment of annuitants issued December 10, 2008. "Reemployed Annuitant: Does Not Meet Criteria" the vacancy does not meet the criteria for appointment of annuitants (irrespective of eligibility or qualifications). Annuitant applicants are advised, in accordance with DoD Policy, that further consideration for the vacancy is not permitted.

Individual with Financial Difficulty

If you are using part-time work to qualify for this position, be sure your resume reflects the beginning and ending dates of your employment and the number of hours you worked per week.

This job originated on For the full announcement and to apply, visit Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at will be considered.

Salary Range: $45,843.00 to $59,600.00 / Per Year

Series & Grade: GS-1101-07/07

Promotion Potential: 07

Supervisory Status: Yes

Who May Apply: This announcement is both a Delegated Examining Unit (DEU) and Merit Promotion. The Merit vacancy is open to all current, appointable DeCA commissary employees located at Edwards AFB Commissary with career or career-conditional status and eligible Military Spouses.

Control Number: 472458000

Job Announcement Number: DECA-17-1976116-B