ALCGENL 076/21 - NON-RATE PATROL FORCES SOUTHWEST ASIA (PATFORSWA) SOLICITATION (AY22 WINTER ROTATION)

united states coast guard

R 031447Z JUN 21
FM COMCOGARD PSC WASHINGTON DC
TO ALCGENL

ALCGENL 076/21
SUBJ: NON-RATE PATROL FORCES SOUTHWEST ASIA (PATFORSWA) SOLICITATION (AY22
WINTER ROTATION)
A. https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/units/psc/psc-epm/SitePages/PATFORSWA-MIPFTAG.aspx
B. Military Assignments and Authorized Absences, COMDTINST M1000.8A
C. Screening for Overseas Duty, PSCINST 1300
D. CG Weight and Body Fat Standards Program Manual, COMDTINST M1020.8H, ACN 023
/21
E. U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Competency Qualification Instruction,
COMDTINST 16247.3F
F. Ordinance Manual, COMDINTINST 8000.2F / ALCOAST 001/17 / CGTTP 3-30.3C
G. https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/units/psc/psc-epm/SitePages/Non-Rates.aspx
1. This message solicits AY22 applicants for one-year PCS ashore and afloat
assignments to PATFORSWA.
2. This is a dependent restricted, non-isolated PCS assignment available for men
and women. Upon successful completion of this tour, members will have a choice
of being placed at the top of a Class A-School list for which they are qualified
or being assigned to an open billet of their choice. For additional compensation
information, please visit Ref (A).
3. PATFORSWA positions are available at the following units:
  a. Afloat: CGC MAUI, CGC BARANOF, and CGC MONOMOY
  b. Ashore: PATFORSWA Shore Side Support
4. Assignment Criteria:
  a. Be a U.S. citizen.
  b. Be 18 years of age at deployment date.
  c. Be suitable for overseas assignments IAW Ref (B) and (C).
  d. Possess a valid drivers license for the duration of assignment.
  e. Be eligible for a Secret clearance or higher.
  f. Meet obligated service requirements of 15 months from report date.
  g. Meet Coast Guard weight standards IAW Ref (D).
  h. Have completed task 1-01, Physical Fitness Standards, of Ref (E) within
     6 months of 01 Oct 2021.
  i. Weapons Qualifications: Notwithstanding above, preference in selection will
     be given to those who have the following qualifications IAW Ref (F):
     1. Afloat: Qualified on the Personal Defense Weapon (DAK P229R) under the
        Firearms, Training and Evaluation - Pistol (FT&E-P) course of fire; the
        M-4 or M-16 rifle under Basic Rifle Marksmanship (BRMC) or Combat Rifle
       (CRC) course of fire; and the M870 12 gauge shotgun under Practical Riot
       Shotgun course (PRSC) of fire.
     2. Ashore: Qualified on the M-4 or M-16 rifle as detailed above.
5. Members selected for assignment and who are currently on an A-School list
will be placed on an administrative hold upon receipt of PCS orders. Members
will not be authorized to cancel PCS orders to attend A-School. The
administrative hold will be removed after successful completion of the
PATFORSWA tour.
6. All selected for this duty will be required to complete Pre-Deployment
Training at Special Missions Training Center (4-5 weeks).
7. All members will be required to take part in the Water Survival Training
Program (WSTP) at Pre-Deployment Training (PDT). Students will be required
to take and pass the CG Boat Crew PT test in order to participate in WSTP.
Upon successful completion of the PT test, students will be required to
meet all tasks outlined in the WSTP Manual per Water Survival Training
Program Manual, COMDTINST M16240.4B.
8. Application Procedures:
  a. Applications are due NLT 01 JUL 21.
  b. Route request through their chain of command.
  c. Complete the overseas screening checklists IAW Ref (C).
  d. Provide CG-3029 showing proof of weapons qualifications.
  e. Receive a command endorsement IAW paragraph 9.
9. Commands shall complete the NR PATFORSWA APPLICATION located at Ref (G).
It is crucial you use the submit button on the bottom of the form to ensure the
endorsement is sent via Outlook to the embedded email address. All endorsements
shall address the following in the remarks section:
  a. Verify member meets all assignment criteria in paragraph 4(a-h).
  b. If member has not completed 4(h), address member's potential to complete
     within listed timeframe.
  c. Identify qualifications obtained listed in 4(i) and are documented IAW
     8(d).
  d. Backfill concerns: When addressing backfills for members not tour complete
     in AY22, commands should keep in mind an immediate backfill is not always
     possible. The commands backfill request will factor into the candidate
     selection process.
10. Selectees will be notified via e-mail NLT 16 Jul 21. Notifications will not
be made to those who did not successfully screen.
11. For questions, commands may contact the PATFORSWA Non-Rate Assignment
Officer:
   a. OS1 Colin Reinert at Colin.J.Reinert@uscg.mil, (202) 795-6600.
12. For operational or PDT questions, contact SMTC:
   b. YNCM Jessica Schroeder at Jessica.K.Schroeder@uscg.mil, (910) 440-6002.
13. Released by: LT K. Jenish, (202) 795-6593.
14. This message will expire on 01 DEC 22.
15. Internet release authorized.