1SG – Company First Sergeant: As the COMPANY FIRST SERGEANT you are the backbone of the COMPANY. You work with the CC and PLs making sure that all the KNIGHTs in your COMPANY are taken care of from awards and recognition to ensuring that all manning needs are met. Additionally you also work for the CSM ensuring that all CLAN needs and issues are identified and dealt with appropriately. As such you are the voice of your COMPANY on the KNIGHTS ADVISORY BOARD. Specific and general duties include but are not limited to:
1. AWARDS – Receive and process all awards that are required to go to the CC or higher. Ensure all required information accompanies the paperwork. Present to the CC for action or forward to the CSM for presentation to the HEADQUARTERS COMPANY for approval. Track all awards to their conclusion to ensure minimal delay in processing.
2. MANNING – Track all manning within the COMPANY/PLATOONS, to include PLATOON personnel needs, inactive members, transfers, promotion needs and dismissals.
a. Discuss and track manning needs with the PLs and the CC.
b. Be vigilant for KNIGHTs with the potential for advancement.
c. Board member of the KNIGHTS ADVISORY BOARD
3. ADVISOR – Act as an advisor to the CC for all matters pertaining to the welfare of the COMPANY and its KNIGHTs.
4. ADMIN – Perform additional duties as needed or required by the COMPANY, CC or the CLAN.