AF seeks nominations for 2017 Outstanding Civilian Employees

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials will accept nominations for the 2017 Air Force Association Outstanding Civilian Employees of the Year awards through Jan. 6.

Each year the AFA recognizes four Air Force civilian employees for outstanding achievement in four categories: Civilian Wage Employee of the Year, Civilian Program Specialist (GS-1 through GS-11), Civilian Program Manager (GS-12 and GS-13) and Civilian Senior Manager (GS-14 and GS-15). 

Nominations are evaluated on the nature of the achievement, development of techniques or procedures that significantly increased mission effectiveness, and breadth of impact.

Organizations and base-level personnel must contact their major command, combatant command, field operating agency or direct reporting unit for applicable suspense dates and additional information regarding nomination procedures. 

Complete application procedures and deadlines are available on myPers. From the dropdown menu, select “Any” and search “Employee of the Year.”