Kansas Works Veterans Jobs

Kansas Works Logo

Job Information

Northrop Grumman Military Trainer - FIRES Work Cell Instructor/Controller in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

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 is seeking a Principal Military Trainer - Fires Work Cell Instructor/Controller (WIC) in support of the Army's Operations Group B, Mission Command Training Program (MCTP). The location of this position is at Fort Leavenworth, KS . The Principal Military Trainer - Fires WIC will support the Fires Warfighting Function (WfF) and supports Fires, 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 Fires WfF specific simulation processes and procedures. Enforces realism of exercise through role playing and conflict adjudication and resolution. Supervise the work cell mission of translating training audience rehearsals, operations and plans in to simulation inputs/tasking's and scripting requirements. Train and support work cell augmentees in reporting, role playing elements subordinate to the training audience. Ensure 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 Fires doctrine for Army Brigades, Divisions, and Corps. Works with the MCTP Observer/Coach/Trainers (O/C/T) toward a common understanding of Fires force organization and structure. When required, assists in exercise design and scenario development. When required, assists in pre-exercise planning by conducting Site Surveys and participating in planning conferences. When required, assists as a Fires WfF SME for the development of the simulation Rules and Workarounds book. When required, assists with certification training in the Fires WfF.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 6 years of experience or Master's Degree with 4 years' experience

  • Minimum Military Education Level (MEL) 4 CGSC or Equivalent (i.e. SGMs' Academy)

  • Graduate of a related Advance Course

  • Proficient in current Army Fires doctrine and synchronization processes

  • Proficient with MS Office suite of software (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Access)Familiar with current Army and Joint Doctrine

  • Must currently possess an active DoD Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Graduate of the Field Artillery Advanced Course

  • Served as a Fires Battalion/Brigade Operations Officer, Executive Officer or Fire Support Officer

  • Graduate degree

  • Brigade or higher staff officer experience

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Technical Support