Container Manager

Clearance Level
Kuwait City, Kuwait

REQ#: RQ96580

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

Assist in developing CONOPs, Staff Estimates, Operation Orders, and associated Annexes. Knowledge of the following is essential: functionality of the Global Command and Control System (GCCS), force structure, organizations, missions and functions of Joint and Army service organizations, Video Teleconference media to coordinate unit movement requirements coordination, transportation scheduling, force development and re-deployment flow management, joint planning processes, and strategic plan concepts, functionality with the use of PowerPoint and Trans Visualization software, ability to analyze data for full spectrum operation synchronization and mitigation. The contractor will have access to current Army/unit requirements and current established movement plans for army units.

Maintain situational awareness and report on Air, Land, Sea movements within the CENTCOM operational area to include command initiatives, high visibility equipment moves, and deployment/redeployment efforts. Be prepared to Brief senior level audiences when tasked.

Provide technical, clerical, and administrative support in the performance of Intra-Theater Request System (ITARs), Global Transportation Network (GTN), Single Mobility System (SMS), In-Transit Visibility/Global Distribution Management System (GDMS) and Transportation Coordinators Automated Information for Movement System (TC-AIMS).

Maintain interface and healthy working relationship with Theater Aerial Ports, CDDOC, Air Mobility Division AMD, Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC).

Maintain Secure Net Account through Army Air Clearance Authority (AACA) to review and validate air challenges as received from AACA, Logistics Support Activity (LOGSA) with a 72 hour turnaround. Be able to investigate and intervene Transportation Control Numbers (TCN) prioritization.

Maintain coordination with AACA for Green Sheet resolution. Verify the authenticity of the requests then forward to applicable authority.

Assist in analyzing mission and resource tasking requirements, in conjunction with higher level guidance (ARCENT/CENTCOM), regarding operations to develop, adapt, modify, coordinate and implement OPLANS, fragmentation orders (FRAGOS), and related planning documents.

Become familiar with CENTCOM letter of instruction for Intra-Theater Airlift with knowledge of space block request procedures.

Develop and provide input to formal presentations (PowerPoint) for the immediate Chain of Command level.

Maintain and report pallet positions at aerial ports, Air movements with mission numbers and unit line numbers, in-transit cargo, and supporting sand chart spread sheets for current/projection illustrations.

Provide primary support to the Country Container Authority (CCA). Assist Container Control Officers (CCOs) with management of all Kuwait Geographical Locations (GEOLOCs) and facilitate a Container Management Working Group to ensure efficient container accountability within Kuwait. Provide the container management team the ability to proficiently monitor, track, and mitigate container issues. Attend meetings/conferences as required. Provide required reports on a daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, or annual basis. Many of these reports require research and analysis in order to effectively provide feedback to the Kuwait CCA, CCOs and/or other subordinate organizations.

Conduct local area site visits to observe container operations and the management of containers in and out of each location. These visits provide situational awareness and visibility of all containers located within the Kuwait AOR. Site visits will include all geographical locations within the Kuwait AOR.

Assist the CCA with information gathering required to write FRAGOs.

Act as LNO between various units, organizations, branches (internal and external) to resolve numerous issues and concerns within the container management spectrum.

Establish new Geographical Locations (GEOLOCs) as requested from customer or close out GEOLOC’s as required.

Daily interface with Kuwait CCOs to resolve issues and provide solutions to assist with issues pertaining to proper procedures for inventory, detention costs, as well as in-gating and out- gating concerns.

Provide bi-weekly or monthly training to CCOs / Yard Managers, as required to better assist them in conducting container management duties and responsibilities.

Research data and provide customer assistance resulting from; but not limited to, request for information (RFI) from various agencies, units, organizations, and CCOs under the 1st TSC’s

Kuwait CCA.  


Provide DAILY, Weekly, and Monthly Container Status Reports. System requirements may include, but are not limited to: Joint Container Management (JCM), IDE/GTN Convergence (IGC), Army Container Asset Management System (ACAMS), and In-Transit Visibility (ITV). Provide the container management team the ability to proficiently monitor, track, and mitigate container issues.


Minimum Experience and Qualifications:

- Experience with contingency planning and operations, with knowledge of joint staff operations.

- Proficiency with GCCS, COMPASS, TC-AIMS II, TC-ACCIS, AGCCS, the collateral local area network, Microsoft Office, and USR; planning deployment/redeployment operations in order to provide guidelines for subordinate commands; Intra-Theater Request System (ITARs), Global Transportation Network (GTN), Single Mobility System (SMS), and TC-AIMS.

DoD Secret Clearance

Required to deploy to the CENTCOM AOR

Travel within the AOR will be required

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