FORCE 14 – 21 June 2013From the Desk of the Reserve FORCE Master Chief:Greeting Shipmates, just finished signing over 300 congratulations letters to ournewest Senior and Master Chiefs, it is such an honor to work for such great Sailorsand speaking of something that will work for Sailors I am very excited aboutCareer Navigator. Career Navigator will change how we do business—placing ourSailors at the helm as they choose their course between reenlistment, conversion,or transition. Career Navigator will help Sailors make informed decisions abouttheir personal and professional career goals and the available opportunities theyare eligible for by providing online access to research career options forthemselves, you can learn more about Career Navigator by viewing my video atthe link listed below. Keep up the great work and please be safe out there -Summer has begun, look for Summer safety tips on the Naval Safety Centerwebsite (www.public.navy.mil/navsafecen).http://youtu.be/hPi9ePiuOjI - VADM Braun, Returning Warrior videohttp://youtu.be/-e3Kr4D9Ds8 - FORCM Wheeler, Career Navigator videoOur Sailors Out and about:20 Jun - NOSC Ft. Dix, NJ presented an appreciation award to Burlington CountyMilitary Affairs Committee for their support to NOSC MWR.20 Jun - NOSC Rochester, NY conducted an ESGR Boss Lift to NOSC Buffalo (ACU-2) and Niagara Falls ARS (914th AW).21 Jun - NOSC Akron, OH will support the "Hiring Our Heroes" Veterans Event -Cleveland, OH. This hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber ofCommerce Foundation, the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission, andlocal community partners.22 Jun - NOSC Pittsburgh, PA Sailors will participate in the "Its about the WarriorFoundation" Golf Tournament.20-23 Jun - Reserve Sailors from NOSC Cheyenne, WY will be participating withother local military members in the American Veteran Traveling Tribute in thecapital city of Wyoming.21-23 Jun - NAVREG NW RCC will host a Returning Warrior Workshop, which isdesigned to provide information and resources available after deployment, and tohonor Warriors and their guests. It is also a way to express our deepest gratitudeand appreciation for their support. Approximately 175 guests are expected toparticipate in the event. PAO coverage will be provided.19-28 Jul - NOSC Cheyenne, WY will participate and support the 117th CheyenneFrontier Days (the longest running and biggest outdoor rodeo event in the world).Save the DateThe annual Navy Reserve Command Master Chief/Senior Enlisted Training will beheld from October 15-18, 2013 (Washington Navy Yard, D.C.). Details to follow…
FORCE 14 – 21 June 2013The Force Master Chief, Navy Reserve Change of Office will be held at 1000 onOctober 18th, 2013 at the Navy Memorial (Washington, D.C.).History Note. On 24 June 1833, USS Constitution entered drydock atCharlestown Navy Yard in Boston for overhaul. The ship was saved fromscrapping after public support rallied to save the ship following publication ofOliver Wendell Holmes poem, "Old Ironsides."SECNAV Directs Inspection Of All Navy Workplaces. ALNAV 038/13 directsNavy leaders to perform a comprehensive visual inspection of all Departmentof the Navy workplaces to ensure they are free from materials that create adegrading, hostile, or offensive work environment. All inspections must becompleted no later than 28 June, and results reported to SECNAV by 12 July.Application Phase Opening For PCS Orders. The Career Management SystemInteractive Detailing (CMS/ID) application phase for Sailors in theirpermanent change of station (PCS) orders negotiation window will take placeJune 13 - June 25 until 0500.Command Career Counselor. Navy E-Learning on NKO is undergoing anupgrade which has been in progress since February. The last and final portionof the upgrade is set to be complete by Thursday, 8 July. All in progresscourses must be completed by Sunday, 30 June. Courses in progress that arenot complete will be erased with the final system upgrade.NAVADMIN MESSAGE. Recent NAVADMINs released:NAVADMIN 159/13 – 2012 Admiral Stan Arthur Awards AnnouncementNAVADMIN 160/13 – Secretary of Defense Maintenance Awards NominationsNAVADMIN 161/13 – Recruiting Enlistment and Affiliation Bonuses forSelected Reserve Enlisted PersonnelRemember, You Matter, Make a positive impact in someones life today!