Training Specialist Senior

Clearance Level
Jacksonville, Florida

REQ#: RQ112902

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Prepares lesson plans, researches current Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Tactics, Techniques and Procedures, teaches classes, holds remedial sessions as necessary, and mentors other contractor and military instructors.   Develops and delivers training programs to train all levels of naval personnel in ASW. Develops tests, conducts training classes, and develops criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities. Creates personalized instructor guides/teaching outlines in conformance with selected instructional methods, utilizing knowledge of specified training needs and effectiveness of training methods.  Conducts shipboard training scenarios and trains personnel in assigned watch station roles and responsibilities.

Supports the Surface Combat Systems Training Command (SCSTC) detachment Southeast in the successful completion of Advanced Warfighter Training (AWT) for AEGIS class ships in Mayport FL and other Fleet Concentration Areas as required.

Applies the ASW Certification Instruction (CNSP/CNSL 3361.2 series) in all training environments.   
Develops advanced training solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
Applies advanced knowledge and use of modern instructional methods and materials.

Participates in AWT ASW course curriculum development projects as required.
Provides advanced knowledge in identifying training needs and recommends advanced training solutions by working with military and government stakeholders.
Provides advanced knowledge and guidance on the structure and improvements of the on-site and/or in-house training classes, seminars, self-study, lectures, demonstrations, simulation exercises and discussion groups for customers and/or employees.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant and highly advanced training trends and technology.
Mentors and coaches less-experienced trainers.
May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager)

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  AN/SQQ-89 (V) Sonar Technician with 20+ years’ experience on AEGIS class cruisers/destroyers or PERRY class FFGs.   Qualifications must include ASW Evaluator, Sonar Supervisor and Master Training Specialist.  (A/V)-15 experience is a plus.  Familiarity with the Combined IAMD and ASW Trainer (CIAT) is a plus.

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COVID-19 Vaccination

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