Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Tactical Action Officer (TAO) Instructor/Trainer at CSCS LTF Mayport

Clearance Level
Jacksonville, Florida

REQ#: RQ80349

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Must be prepared to support the Train to Qualify (T2Q) and Train to Certify (T2C) process utilizing shore-based trainer requiring dynamic assessment of watchstanders during integrated scenarios.

Primary instruction in LCS-1 Tactical Action Officer (TAO) Capstone and LCS-1 Crew Certification Training. Additional trainer support required to act as Warfare Commander in scenario lab based environments.

Prepares; reviews; and customizes curriculum lesson plans and instructor guide in support of traditional classroom teaching.

Supports Formal Course Reviews and Curriculum Updates; conducts training gap analysis provides formal feedback and recommendation for Course improvement.

Based on seniority; will be responsible for the preparations of subordinate instructor’s annual performance appraisals for leadership.

Develops; tests; maintains; and delivers moderately complex Navy Combat Systems training programs and related materials in support of CSCS training objectives.

Establishes and reviews course content and objectives.

Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.

Maintains records of training activities; participant progress; and program effectiveness.

Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

Candidate will be required to support a second shift work schedule on a rotational basis.


Bachelors Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications, training, or work/military experience.

Qualifications/Minimum Requirements:

Five (5) total years of experience as a shipboard Tactical Action Officer with associated designation letter. Experienced in all facets of Combat Systems tactical employment on either AEGIS Combat/Weapon System, Ship Self Defense System (SSDS) or COMBATSS-21.

Experience as a Trainer in support of SWOS, ATG and/or CSCS is a significant plus. Qualification as a Master Training Specialist (MTS or Afloat Training Specialist (ATS) also a significant plus. Must be able to support training with extended periods on your feet while instructing. Travel may be required up to 10% of time.

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