AN/SQQ-89 A(V)15 Situational Awareness Workstation Operator (SAWO) Trainer

Clearance Level
Norfolk, Virginia

REQ#: RQ82097

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

AN/SQQ-89 A(V)15 Situational Awareness Workstation Operator (SAWO) Trainer at CSCS Detachment East, Norfolk, VA

Primary responsibilities: Develop, organize, and conduct classroom and laboratory hands-on training for the Situational Awareness Workstation Operator (SAWO) tactical watch station training supporting current and future AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 sonar system curriculum for all ASW courses taught under the Center for Surface Combat Systems(CSCS) ASW program in Norfolk, VA.

1. Coordinates the development and delivery of complex ASW training programs and related materials in support of customer training objectives.

2. Establishes and reviews ASW course content and objectives.

3. Provide assistance to government representatives/stakeholders with determining applicability of current sonar principles, environmental analysis, and exploitation including Tactical Oceanography.

4. Provides instructor training on the AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 sonar system.

5. Provides work leadership to lower level employees, including evaluating the effectiveness of their training presentations and programs, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

6. May serve as ASW technical team or task lead.

7. Conducts research into new ASW training, educational, and multimedia technologies.

8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

9. Participates in special projects as required.

10. Position may require travel to instruct at other learning sites or off-shift hours as required to support customer.



Your resume must demonstrate at least five (5) years of specialized shipboard experience as a qualified Situational Awareness Workstation Operator (SAWO/NEC-V94B) on AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 ACB 13 or newer variant to include knowledge and skills to perform advanced tactical system employment with knowledge in Target Motion Analysis, Tactical Oceanography, Range Prediction Systems, Acoustic Data Collection and Active Intercept and Continuous Active Sonar.  Of the five years, one (1) year experience as an instructor in a Navy Training Environment, to include curriculum maintenance, writing learning objectives, preparing test items, evaluating instructional materials and the results of instruction and counseling students on academic learning problems.

Experience as a Trainer in support of CSCS, Navy Enlisted Classification (NEC) 9502/805A, and Master Training Specialist is 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.


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

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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.