U.S. Coast Guard
Gunners Mate Assignments
CWO Richard Ward, Assignment Officer
Assignment Officer Hot Word:
I am available for career counseling now. Please following the AY13 timeline below.
Dates below should remain firm, but any changes will be published on
Refs (C) and (D) and announced in subsequent ALCGENL AY13 SITREPS.
A. Standard Assignment Timeline:
01 May - 31 Aug: Commands/Assignment Officers (AOs) conduct PAL
01 May - 31 Aug: Members contact AOs for career counseling and
14 May - 10 Aug: Command visits.
17 Aug: Command concerns due.
17 Sep - 01 Oct: Shopping list published/commands validate
09 Nov: e-Resumes due.
12 Nov 2012 - 31 Mar 2013: AOs slate members and issue orders.
B. EPM will publish alternate timelines and early afloat solicitations for specific ratings and detached duty assignments as necessary. Refer to rating-specific SITREPS for additional guidance and deadlines.