Aviation Foreign Internal Defense (AvFID) Support SME

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Location
Tampa, Florida
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Jan 2017
Ref
I2S0000TH
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opportunity. We are currently identifying candidates for this future effort. This position is contingent upon award of task order to Jacobs. Incumbent will be given preference and offered first right of refusal.



Aviation Foreign Internal Defense (AvFID) Support SME Job Description



AvFID SMEs shall s upport the J31 Air Division in providing airpower expertise to assist in the development of strategic plans and positions for Special Operations airpower requirements, training, and operations. The SME also supports synchronization of worldwide SOF aviation operations and Security Force Assistance (SFA) missions and monitors aviation readiness and requirements in support of all Command task plans including USSOCOM-assigned Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) through the appropriate Component, SOF AT&L, and J8 personnel. Tasks include:
  • Send and receive official messages (e.g., Automated Message Handling System, Logbook).
  • Prepare and present briefings referencing all duties and responsibilities regarding Aviation Security Cooperation (AvSC) to include AvFID and Aviation Security Force Assistance (AvSFA).
  • Maintain AvSC related information on the USSOCOM SOF Portal.
  • Input data, maintain, and update the AvFID Attribution Model (UAAM), Global Prioritized Engagement List (GPEL), and Global Prioritized Resourced Engagement Plan (GPREP) and associated software applications.
  • Coordinate and communicate (via email, phone, VTC, conferences, workshops, etc.) with the appropriate agencies (e.g., Components, Services, Staff, COCOMs, Multi-National Partners) to ensure J31 requirements are met and inputs are sent/received IAW with established timelines.
  • Draft edits to the Government for updating, maintaining, and publishing SOCOM Manual 350-50, Aviation Foreign Internal Defense Global Prioritization and Resourcing Procedures.
  • Adjust the AvSFA (AvFID/SFA) plan as necessary, coordinate After Action Reviews (AARs), and ensure significant lessons learned are entered into the Joint Lessons Learned Information System - SOF (JLLIS-SOF) database.
  • Receive, process, and coordinate Military Airworthiness Appraisals/Assessments IAW DoD Directive 5030.61 and DoD Instruction 4500.53.
Minimum Education/Experience Requirement: Master's degree and fifteen (15) years combined Joint, SOF, Interagency, and Regional experience working military operations to include special operations conducted in a joint, combined, and interagency environment. Must possess at least ten (10) years' experience in SOF Aviation in AFSOC, USASOC, and/or USSOCOM.

Required skills include:
  • Institute for Security Cooperation's Studies (ISCS) Security Cooperation Course Qualified
  • Completed, one Joint Staff, combatant command, or multi-national staff tour
  • Graduated from a Joint Professional Military Education course, Intermediate Development Course or a Senior Professional Military Education Course
  • 5 years' experience using communication skills, both written and oral, to include preparation of written products for senior leader (general officer/flag officer/senior executive service level) use and the ability to communicate at all levels in a highly professional manner


Must be willing to travel to various CONUS and OCONUS non-hazardous locations.



Current DoD Top Secret clearance and eligible for SCI access required.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Work will be performed inside a large facility. Work assignments vary based on client requirements. Position could require some night and weekend work. Travel is required to various CONUS and OCONUS non-hazardous locations based on client requirements.

Physical Requirements

Sitting at desk. Phone use and PC or laptop. Filing required. May require lifting and carrying boxes of supplies or files up to 25 lbs. Extended periods of sitting while on PC/laptop or phone.

Equipment and Machines

General office equipment, which includes: telephone, fax machine, copier, PC/laptop, and other miscellaneous office equipment.

Attendance

Work assignments dependent on requirements by the client. It is important to be able to work at least 8 hours a day for 5 days per week (Monday through Friday).

Other Essential Functions

Candidate must exhibit a professional behavior that promotes teamwork, fosters cooperation, and enhances productivity in the workplace. Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a high-pressure environment. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to work effectively with a variety of government, military and contractor personnel at all levels. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Grooming and dress usually business casual, but dependent on client's standards. Must not pose a safety hazard to employees working in the same general area.
The position for which you are applying for requires a US government security clearance. This is to advise you, that should you be extended an offer, if you possess a dual citizenship (i.e., citizen of the US and another country), in order to be granted a clearance you will be required to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country.