Job shadowing allows employees a unique opportunity to observe a position or job area to gain perspective and a better understanding of the organization as a whole.
If you are interested in requesting a job shadow opportunity (based on availability), please download and fill out this PDF form and click "Submit by Email", (CAC login required). Be advised that all job shadowing requests must be incorporated into the requesting your Individual Development Plan (IDP) for consistency and supervisor approval. Without a completed IDP, your request will not be considered.) Please attach a copy of your approved IDP to this e-mail submission.
The job shadowing form asks for the job area you would like to shadow. BUPERS/NPC organizational listings available here for reference.
If you've already participated in a job shadow, please provide feedback.
Please be thorough in your response, as your feedback will impact future job shadowing opportunities. On your feedback, consider:
- Whether this opportunity met your expectations. Why or why not?
- What you have gained from this experience. (Positive or Negative)
- Whether or not you are interested in obtaining a career path assessment towards this position.