Forward Operations (FWD OPS), Operations Specialist, Journeyman

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Bagram, Afghanistan

REQ#: RQ71479

Travel Required: 75-100%
Requisition Type: Regular

Primary Duties:

  • Retrieve and relay operations messages, e-mails, ONS, and other official instructions to Site Leads for execution
  • Attend meetings and perform briefings
  • Gather data and distributing ONS, provided operational support, perform coordination between units and contractor
  • Assist the Lead to facilitates PAX travel and logistics movements
  • Prepared to travel via military/commercial conveyances to outlying areas if required
  • Interacts and professionally exhibits customer service skills and be able to present a positive approach with customers and peers
  • Works in extreme environment and must be able to withstand physical demands of seasonal hot or cold temperatures and willing to live and operate in an austere environment
  • Possesses a valid US passport
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Must be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operations

Desired Qualifications:

  • Must be a team player with effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Willing and able to work on team projects and independently.
  • Relevant and recent experience supporting FMV or other Force Protection Systems is highly desirable
  • Working knowledge of on a variety of systems belonging to the Elevated Sensors family of systems to include BETSS-C, Cerberus, RDISS, Radar, PTP radio, television and other communications & surveillance equipment components
  • Experience utilizing COLTS (or similar such as RCLS), SIPR, NIPR
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize commitments, and manage time effectively including attention to detail

Education Required:

  • Journeyman Level: BA/BS + 5-8 yrs. experience (12 yrs exp. in lieu of a degree)

Security Clearance:

  • Must have an active and current US Secret security clearance


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