Military Intelligence Operations Officer (Male, Age 33) in Phoenix, AZ

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Current Job

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Job TitleMilitary Intelligence Operations Officer
Salary$84,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week50
Company Size(not answered)
LocationPhoenix, AZ
Years Experience8 years

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Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
The US Army is a dynamic and diverse organization that supports and defends the Constitution of the United States. This includes service both foriegn and domestic. There are a variety of job descriptions and specializations within the Army. Many of the positions have civilian equivalents such as doctor, lawyer, logistician, mechanic, and communications specialist (IT expert). Employment requires a maintained level of physical fitness, expertise in your field, and high morale character.

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
As the Deputy Operations Officer for a multi-disciplined intelligence facility I am responsible for numerous planning and organizing duties. I schedule and conduct daily and weekly organizational meetings with the purpose of disseminating information and coordinating efforts. I act as the primary point of contact for outside organizations including coordinating VIP visits, briefings, and projects. Additionally, I accurately collect performance information from subordinate sections and compile it in a professional presentation for senior officers.

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
401K, 30 days of vaction per year, 100% free medical, dental, and legal services, free relocation, 50% pension after 20 years of service

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
The US Army’s compensation plan is very good. The benefits plus salary are above average compared to the private sector.

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
On a daily basis I conduct conferences to discuss progress on projects and to collect and disseminate information. In addition to conferences, I interact with others over email and the phone. Occasionally, this will involve video chats or video teleconferences with people located throughout the world. I enjoy doing this because collaborating with people is an efficient way to get things accomplished. Not only to get more input to make decisions, but I also get to hear different points of view that may cause me to alter my plans.

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Yes

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Yes

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
On a daily basis I poll my peers for ideas and opinions in order to fully understand problems and to get insight on solutions. I collaborate with my supervisors to ensure that my plans are fulfilling their expectations. It is a good idea to run your ideas by your supervisor as you work on a project to ensure that you are following their guidance and moving in the right direction. That way you can make corrections using additional guidance prior to completing the project.

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 4
Benefits: 6
Hours: 7
Co-Workers: 3
Supervisors: 5
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 2
The Actual Work: 1

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