Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Jacksonville, Florida
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success



Microsoft Office

Training Techniques

Weapons Systems

REQ#: RQ147109
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Training Specialist Advisor

Transform technology into opportunity as a Training Specialist Advisor with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Training Specialist Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Training Specialist Advisor joining our team to provide the best possible training to Littoral Combat Ship crews across the spectrum of operations, missions, and deployments they will make in support of multiple Fleet Comanders.

● Develops, organizes, and conducts training and educational programs for customer personnel

  • Work with a team of dedicated professionals to enhance every aspect of classroom and integratted trainer training.
  • Apply open teaching, communication, and learning techniques to ensure all members of the team are fully participating in all aspects of classroom and trainer scenarios. All challenges will be handled using industry best practices and fully in line with Navy, SCSTC, and GDIT over-arching policies.
  • Must be able to work with a very diverse team of active duty, retired, civilian, and contractor personnel with the singular focus of providing the best possible training to our ships and their crews. Previous military experience is extremely valuable.
  • This position is primarily for a LCS TAO instructor who will also teach Bridge Resource Management principles. Doing so allows the candidate to develop and mentor sailors of all ranks to achieve personal, professional, and mission success.
  • Successful candidates will bring a combination of leadership, technical, and tactical experience to the job to support classroom, computer based training, integrated scenario training systems, and the full suite of Microsoft Office products to maintain and update course materials to reflect current Navy tactics, tecehniques, and procedures.

● Education: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in any discipline
● Required Experience: 8+ years of related experience operating ships bridge and weapons systems. For BRM candidates must also have successfully served as a commanding officer of a ship or squadron with three years of experience.
● Required Technical Skills: Officer of the Deck, Tactical Action Officer, Commanding Officer (BRM).
● Security Clearance Level: SECRET
● Required Skills and Abilities: Communication with individuals and large groups. Effective use of MS Office applications. Ability to convey new information to students in both classroom and labratory settings using a veriety of flexible instructional methodologies.
● Preferred Skills: Fleet operational experience at several levels.
● Location: 100% On Customer Site at LTF Mayport. Position does require occasional evening work.
● US Citizenship Required - Remove if US Citizenship is not a requirement for the position

● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Officer of the Deck Underway, Tactical Action Officer, Commanding Officer Afloat - United States Navy

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.