Principal Military Trainer – Aviation Work Cell Instructor/Controller (WIC)
Requisition ID: R10025040
- Category: Technical Support
- Location: Fort Leavenworth, KS, USA
- Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
- Positions Available: 1
Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to achieve excellence and provide world class expertise in the execution of Army Warfighter Exercises (WFX) executed across multi-domains including land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and you can make an impact on day one. Start contributing immediately to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our military’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating focused and purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.
Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector is seeking a motivated professional to join our team as a Principal Military Trainer – Aviation Work Cell Instructor/Controller (WIC) in support of the Army’s Operations Group B, Mission Command Training Program (MCTP). The selected candidate will join our growing team of diverse professionals at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The Principal Military Trainer – Aviation WIC will serve as an Aviation Warfighting Function (WfF) subject matter expert and supports tactical and operational aviation, and as required other WfFs, as a cell lead for a team of contractors supporting MCTP.
Trains military personnel on the Warfighter Simulation (WARSIM) and Aviation WfF specific simulation processes and procedures
Enforces realism of exercise through role playing and conflict adjudication and resolution
Supervises the work cell mission of translating training audience rehearsals, operations and plans into simulation inputs/tasking’s and scripting requirements
Trains and supports work cell augmentees in reporting, role playing elements subordinate to the training audience
Ensures that the work cells WfF units/assets are simulated IAW current doctrine and unit SOP
Supports the After Action Review (AAR) process by communicating significant events using the Workstation Reporting System (WRS)
Maintains awareness and understanding of current and emerging Army and Joint Aviation doctrine for Army Brigades, Divisions, and Corps
Works with the MCTP Observer/Coach/Trainers (O/C/T) toward a common understanding of Aviation force organization and structure
Performs additional duties as required:
Conducts exercise design and scenario development
Performs pre-exercise planning by conducting Site Surveys and participating in planning conferences
Serves as an Aviation WfF SME for the development of the simulation Rules and Workarounds book
Assists with certification training in the Aviation WfF
Maintains the WARSIM WfF Data Base
Serves as a point of contact for various additional administrative duty positions
One of the following:
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 6 years of experience
Master’s degree with a minimum of 4 years of experience
Minimum Military Education Level (MEL) 4 CGSC or Warrant Officer or SGM’s equivalent
Graduate of a related Advanced Course
Proficient in current Army Aviation doctrine and synchronization processes
Proficient with MS Office suite of software (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Access)
Familiarity with current Army and Joint Doctrine
Ability to work on-site at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Ability to travel as needed (up to 25% of the time)
Must currently possess an active U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance
Graduate of the Aviation Advanced Course
Experience as an Aviation Battalion/Brigade Operations Officer or Executive Officer
Brigade or higher staff officer experience
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.
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