JMSC-IP Military Exercise Planner I / Principal Training and Development Specialist - Secret clearance required

Clearance Level
Schofield, Hawaii
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Army Operations

Military Operations

Military Training

Oral Communications

Written Communication

REQ#: RQ168283
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

Military Exercise Planner I

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Military Exercise Planner I at the Joint Multinational Simulation Center - Indo Pacific; the Pacific’s premier simulation complex. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our customer. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Military Exercise Planner I you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Military Exercise Planner I joining our team to help build and enable the readiness of our Nation's Army in the Pacific!


  • Plans, coordinates, and executes unit collective training at echelons ranging from Squad to Battalion; Assists unit leadership in planning collective training that will meet their training objectives; identifies any gaps (resource, training, equipment, etc.) and works with the management team to ensure they are filled prior to execution of training 
  • Serves in a mentorship or observer/controller role when requested 
  • Gathers observations based on unit actions during the training event and provides input to unit After Action Reviews (AARs) 
  • Maintains a comprehensive repository of relevant TTPs  
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the development and delivery of training programs 
  • Prepares and presents briefing to organizational senior leaders
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Participates in special projects as required


  • Education: AS/AA subject immaterial; BS/BA preferred; Military education of Senior Leader Course or an Officer Career Course is highly desired
  • Required Experience: 4+ years of related work experience; with 2+ years of Military training at Battalion (S3) and above is preferred; Familiarity of Army Training Management; CATS and AST preferred; experience at Brigade and above exercise planning and execution is desired
  • Required Technical Skills: Extremely proficient in the Troop Leading Procedures and construct of the 5 paragraph operations order (OPORD); working knowledge of SharePoint and MS Teams use and functionality
  • Security Clearance Level: SECRET clearance is required with ability to obtain a TOP SECRET
  • Required Skills and Abilities: TOC Ops; Superb verbal and written communication skills; Expert on all Microsoft Office products; Command and Control (C2) Information System proficiency is highly desired; In depth understanding of INDOPACOM theater and Joint Operations is desired
  • Location: On Customer Site / moderate travel required to other customer sites throughout AoR
  • US Citizenship: Required


  • 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


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely hourly rate for this position is between $28.85 - $43.27. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.