Computer Based Training (CBT) Specialist/Instructor

Clearance Level
Fort Richardson, Alaska
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Artillery Tactical Data System (AFATDS)

Mission Focus


REQ#: RQ140012
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

11th ABN DIV (ARCTIC) provides individual, crew, and collective training using a variety of digital tools and Army fielded systems.  These systems are used to provide individual training at the soldier level as well as the planning and execution of simulated combat exercise scenarios to support crew and collective training up to the Division level.  These simulated training exercises are supported by the facilities digital and communications architecture to provide realistic and challenging scenarios ranging from Stability Operations to Large Scale Combat Operations (LSCO).


Conduct operator and sustainment instruction across the suite of Mission Command Information Systems (MCIS) with special emphasis on the Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System (AFATDS). Provide MCIS support for individual and collective training events in support of unit training objectives. Maintain documentation of training and ensure Program of Instruction (POI) reflects most recent training requirements.

  • Coordinates logistics for instruction events, including scheduling classes, reserving classrooms, and preparing workstations.

  • Maintains records of training activities, participant progress, and program effectiveness.

  • Will participate in the development and establishment of course content and objectives.

  • Updates course documentation as needed to ensure timeliness and relevance.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less experienced instructors.

  • Participates in special projects as required.


Required Experience: Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the operation and training of MCIS with special emphasis in the AFATDS system, to include troubleshooting and support. Comprehensive knowledge of related hardware and software. Demonstrated effective presentation and communication skills.

Education: AA and minimum of 4 years of relevant experience.

Certifications: Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Diesel Mechanic Certification.

Clearance: Secret clearance

Unique/Additional Requirements: May be required to travel to support military exercises.

Location: Ft Richardson, AK


  • 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

4 + years of related experience

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


None - None

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 the status of the federal contractor mandate and 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.