Application Deadline


Until Filled

Meeting Location: 1155 Barnes Blvd.  Joint-Base Lewis-McChord WA 98438-1301


The Wing Chief of Staff reports to the Wing Commander. and oversees the performance and responsibilities of the Wing Support Staff.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:


·         Acts as an adviser to the Commander and Command Staff

·         Assists the Commander in facilitating effective decision-making

·         Coordinates the execution of strategic initiatives

·         Participates in the process to discuss potential staffing issues

·         Ensures all staff issues are addressed properly, efficiently and judiciously, and keeps track of progress until resolved

·         Facilitates and coordinates scheduled staff meetings that include the Wing Support Staff

·         Be familiar with and ensure compliance with all current CAP Regulations and Manuals

·         Be familiar with and ensure compliance with all current Region and Wing Supplements and Operating Instructions



At the time you are assigned to this position you must:

  • Have completed Level III
  • Have at least four years’ experience as a Wing Staff Director or Wing/Group Staff Member responsible for the supervision of subordinate members
  • Military experience is a plus but is not required.
  • Demonstrate proof of active participation in various Wing activities such as Conferences, Training Exercises, Recruiting Programs and other activities that promote Civil Air Patrol during your tenure as a CAP member
  • Hold at least a Senior Rating in any Specialty Track and preferably enrolled in or have attained a rating in the Command Specialty Track
  • Have completed Cadet Protection Training – Advanced
  • Have the ability to work effectively with a team or multiple teams.
  • Be safety education current
  • Possess an enthusiasm for CAP



This position is open to any CAP member who meets the qualifications above

and is not limited to only members of WAWG Headquarters Staff.

To apply for this position:
Log in to: www.wawg.cap.gov and select “Apply for Staff or Command Position”.  Complete the on-line application.  You will be prompted to upload the following:

·         A cover letter stating why you should be selected for this position.

·         A resume stating your experience and qualifications for this position.