duty assignment

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Noun1.duty assignment - a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces)duty assignment - a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces); "hazardous duty"
duty - work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons; "the duties of the job"
guard duty, sentry duty, sentry go, guard - the duty of serving as a sentry; "he was on guard that night"
fatigue duty, fatigue - labor of a nonmilitary kind done by soldiers (cleaning or digging or draining or so on); "the soldiers were put on fatigue to teach them a lesson"; "they were assigned to kitchen fatigues"
mission, charge, commission - a special assignment that is given to a person or group; "a confidential mission to London"; "his charge was deliver a message"
reassignment - assignment to a different duty
sea-duty, service abroad, shipboard duty - naval service aboard a ship at sea
shore duty - naval service at land bases
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Personnel assigned to WHCA receive civilian clothing allowances; earn special duty assignment pay; earn the Presidential Service Badge; and are given the opportunity to participate in degree completion programs.
Her training ship docks at Ganymede for what is billed as both time off and a light duty assignment.
The common threads in this diagram are years of experience; lifelong learning; growth as a leader; and the best possible performance at each duty assignment, regardless of the position or level of responsibility.
Army Human Resources Command develops joint-qualified officers via officer assignments to standard joint duty assignment billets.
The nonprofit transitional duty assignment helped her by keeping her engaged and connected to the work experience, and provided her with a rewarding role where she could make an impact in her community.
It's not clear whether Odom quit or whether the city fired him, but before his departure in September 2013, Odom filed the tort claim saying the city had transferred him against his will from the airport job to a "modified duty assignment.
He also trained as a Foreign Area Officer in Hong Kong, and served as a liaison officer to the German Army, Army Attache at the US Embassy in Paris, and, during his final active duty assignment, as Defense and Army Attache at the US Embassy in Cairo.
This individual detained is an employee of the FBI who was on a temporary duty assignment to provide routine assistance to the legal attache at the U.
Many traits that are important for success on a special duty assignment are remarkably similar to those traits developed by Marine corrections specialists.
Your duty assignment will be to conduct management development training within the Division Support Command of the First Infantry Division.
He arrived at his first duty assignment, Joint Base Andrews, MD in January 2011 and was assigned to HQ AFDW Financial Management as an accounting technician.
Alcohol may only be consumed in moderate amounts while off-duty on a temporary duty assignment, and alcohol use is prohibited within ten hours of reporting for duty," the rules say.