DEFCON 1 Newsletter for June 5, 2013


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OPV Middle East

09 – 11 December, 2013

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi

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Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter

DEFCON 1 Newsletter for June 5, 2013

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Issue # 319

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“We will bankrupt ourselves in the vain search for absolute security.”

– Dwight D. Eisenhower

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Welcome to the latest edition of the number one Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter, “DEFCON-1,” a networking newsletter featuring job opportunities and career advice for those who are part of the global defense, aerospace, maritime, marine technology and security industry.

 

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***  In this issue (This week’s jobs are listed here, and then offered with links or in more detail below):

 

1.)  Technology Transition Coordinator, MCR, Arlington, VA

2.)  CRF C2 Training/Logistics Engineer, Camber Corporation, Orlando, FL

3.)  AMSEC Master Tradesperson 3 (Marine Mechanic), Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc., Bremerton, WA

4.)  Weapon and Communication Systems Operator, Trax International, Yuma Proving Ground, AZ

5.)  SCA Computer Operator 3 (Digital Multi-Purpose Training Range-DMPTR), Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), Fort Hood, TX

6.)  Program Manager, MCR, Arlington, VA

7.)  Electronics Technician II – ATC Ground Radio Technician, Lockheed Martin, Sumter, SC

8.)  Director, Combat Test Support, American Systems, YUMA, AZ

9.)  Armed Security Officers-Prior/Current Police or Military a Must!, ABM Industries, West Palm Beach, FL +1 location

10.)  MOBILE CRANE OPERATOR, Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc., Pascagoula, Mississippi

 

…and more!

 

***  Upcoming events:

 

***  Ned’s upcoming travel (subject to uncertainty):

 

June 3-5                               Abu Dhabi, UAE

June 6-7                               Bangalore, India

June 7-8                               Hyderabad, India

 

***  OPV Middle East

09 – 11 December, 2013

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi

 

http://www.opvmiddleeast.com/Event.aspx?id=881478

 

***  Maritime Security 2013 West

 

August 19-20-21, 2013, Long Beach, California

 

Maritime Security 2013 West will bring together public and private stakeholders from all levels to discuss, learn and collaborate on strategies and technology use in mitigating security threats posed to the maritime domain.

 

The panel sessions and presentations are designed to give all participants the actionable knowledge on how to better secure their maritime areas of responsibility by highlighting available resources and best practices. Each topic will be comprehensively addressed with the critical perspectives of those who have implemented successful strategies and cutting-edge technologies in their maritime security operations.

 

Maritime Security 2013 West will also host an exhibition of 30 companies that have highly relevant solutions and past performances in securing the maritime domain.

http://www.maritimesecurity2013.com/west/

 

***  Surface Navy Association Media Site

 

SNA now has an active media site on Youtube.  The channel is NavySNAmedia.  If you subscribe to this site you will receive notifications when things are posted.

 

Recent postings include a talk to the Washington DC Chapter by Admiral Gumataotao and one to the Hampton Roads Chapter by Force Master Chief Jim Williams.

The site also contains a number of other archived events.

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/NavySNAmedia

 

***  71st Battle of Midway Commemoration Dinner

 

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Army Navy Country Club,

1700 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA

 

Guest Speaker:  The Honorable Robert O. Work

Former Undersecretary of the Navy

 

http://www.navyhistory.org/event/71st-battle-of-midway-commemoration-dinner/

 

Upcoming SNA GWC Events – Details at http://128.121.188.113/washington/GWCIndex.htm

June 18:  Luncheon
July 25:  Nationals Baseball Game (Limited Tickets Still Available)
August 22:  Luncheon
August 24:  Potomac Nationals Baseball Game
September 21:  Surface Warfare Party
October 2:  Fall Golf Tournament
December:  Holiday Social

 

***  Ceremonial christening and launch of Perry’s Longboat

 

You are cordially invited to join the Maritime Museum of Sandusky and the Perry Group- Friends of Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial for the ceremonial christening and launch of Perry’s Longboat.  The Longboat was commissioned by the Perry Group to be built for the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie.  The boat was constructed by John Riddle of Riddle Boat Works and is currently being finished at the Maritime Museum of Sandusky.

 

The christening and launch of Perry’s Longboat will be held at the Shelby Street Boat Ramp in downtown Sandusky, Ohio on Saturday June 15th at 10:00a.m.  It will coincide with the Maritime Museum’s Classic Boat Show at the Paper District Marina that same Saturday from 9am-5pm.  The Longboat will later be taken to Put-In-Bay for display at the Perry’s Victory International Peace Memorial and used in the Bicentennial Celebrations over Labor Day weekend.

 

Come join us and the local community in commemorating our history and the important role it played on a national scale in 1813.  This is a great opportunity to kick-off the Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial Celebrations for 2013 and get a look at this beautiful Longboat before it sails into history!

Sincerely,

 

Annette Wells

Director

Maritime Museum of Sandusky

125 Meigs Street

Sandusky, Ohio 44870

419-624-0274 • Fax: 419-627-1563

e-mail: sanduskymaritime@bex.net

 

 

***  Here are the DEFCON 1 jobs for this week:

 

1.)  Technology Transition Coordinator, MCR, Arlington, VA

 

THE COMPANY

 

MCR is the trusted leader in integrated program management solutions. For 36 years, we have provided objectivity, smart thinking and the highest levels of support to help our clients get the job done, and done right. Our vast experience and knowledgeable people are our greatest assets. Their subject matter expertise, commitment to excellence and the high quality of their work, combined with our full suite of services, allows our clients to accomplish their missions and support national priorities. Our corporate values are based on integrity, excellence, honesty, service and trust. It is through these values that we form long-term client partnerships, build expertise, and attract and retain talented employees. For more information about MCR, LLC career opportunities, please visit www.mcri.com.

 

Description of Duties:

 

Assist the Office of Naval Research (ONR), identify and facilitate initiatives that integrate science and technology (S&T) developments and the industrial base to improve life cycle affordability for naval systems, accelerate transitions of S&T developments to acquisition programs and operating forces, and to support and enhance national and economic security. Assist ONR manage Technology Transition programs that accelerate the transition of critical technologies to the warfighter and Technology Transfer programs that accelerate the use of naval technologies by other organizations.

 

Support the Technology Transfer programs from the Systems Commands Chief Technology Officers (CTOs), Program Executive Officers (PEOs), and others, as directed. Provide technical expert advice and assistance to support eh overall proposal evaluation and selection process. Support the development and implementation of management tools and processes needed to ensure proper program execution.

 

Provide technical, business and programmatic expertise to assist the Government in the assessment of technology transition proposals. Assist in conducting proposal reviews to ensure the technical quality, programmatic executability, and transition viability of the proposed efforts, and the candidate’s ability to meet program mission requirements. Assist in identifying and characterizing risks associated with the transition project and steps needed to mitigate the risks.

 

Requirements for the Position:

 

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Degree in mathematics, physics or engineering or relevant technical discipline is desired but not required.

 

SPRDE Level III (or to be obtained within 12 months).

 

Should have excellent skills in analytical and evaluative techniques to identify, consider, and assess technologies for maturity, cost, and supportability.

 

Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing. Understanding of DoD and DoN Technology Transition venues.

 

Understanding of HQMC, OPNAV, Fleet and Force Organizations.

 

Documented experience in and working knowledge of government defense program and DoD/DoN structure, as well as knowledge of government and industry technology transition best practices.

 

Must hold Active Secret Clearance.

 

Ability to develop and implement methodologies for Business Case Analysis models. Five years experience in the transition of new, emerging, and improve technologies into DoN Programs of Record.

 

Compensation

 

MCR, LLC’s compensation and benefits package is very competitive. It is designed to help employees meet varying needs throughout their careers and to reward employee’s skills, experience, and potential.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

MCR is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor.  In addition, MCR participates in the DHS E-Verify program.    M/F/V/D

 

http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH12/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=1&rid=1501

 

2.)  CRF C2 Training/Logistics Engineer, Camber Corporation, Orlando, FL

https://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH11/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CAMBER&cws=1&rid=9686

 

3.)  AMSEC Master Tradesperson 3 (Marine Mechanic), Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc., Bremerton, WA

https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGWebHost/jobdetails.aspx?jobId=1387525

 

4.)  Weapon and Communication Systems Operator, Trax International, Yuma Proving Ground, AZ

http://www.americasjobexchange.com/job-detail/job-opening-AJE-562795662

 

5.)  SCA Computer Operator 3 (Digital Multi-Purpose Training Range-DMPTR), Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), Fort Hood, TX

http://www.clearancejobs.com/jobs/1647991/sca-computer-operator-3-digital-multi-purpose-training-range-dm

 

6.)  Program Manager, MCR, Arlington, VA

 

THE COMPANY

 

MCR is the trusted leader in integrated program management solutions. For 36 years, we have provided objectivity, smart thinking and the highest levels of support to help our clients get the job done, and done right. Our vast experience and knowledgeable people are our greatest assets. Their subject matter expertise, commitment to excellence and the high quality of their work, combined with our full suite of services, allows our clients to accomplish their missions and support national priorities. Our corporate values are based on integrity, excellence, honesty, service and trust. It is through these values that we form long-term client partnerships, build expertise, and attract and retain talented employees. For more information about MCR, LLC career opportunities, please visit www.mcri.com.

 

Description of Duties:

 

• Interface with other Program Managers and Directors to determine requirements, and identify the right contract options/vehicles

 

• Serve as liaison with other contracting agencies

 

• Initiate contract actions, track progress, and provide all necessary data required for award to include selection criteria

 

• Perform cost analysis

 

• Assess program objectives and perform programmatic planning

 

• Conduct risk assessment and management

 

• Conduct manpower assessment and management

 

• Perform project scheduling

 

• Other duties assigned

 

Requirements for the Position:

 

•10 years of Government Contract Expertise

 

•Working knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations

 

•Thorough understanding of the Navy contracting world, to include tripwires, acquisition strategies, etc.

 

•Understanding of Navy budget

 

•Familiarity with Work Breakdown Structures and how they apply to work effort

 

•Ability to execute and manage programmatic changes

 

•Proficiency in Microsoft Office

 

•Minimum of Bachelors’ degree in a related discipline; Masters’ degree preferred

 

•Applicant must be eligible for a SECRET level U.S. Security Clearance

 

Compensation

 

MCR, LLC’s compensation and benefits package is very competitive. It is designed to help employees meet varying needs throughout their careers and to reward employee’s skills, experience, and potential.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

MCR is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor.  In addition, MCR participates in the DHS E-Verify program.    M/F/V/D

http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH12/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=1&rid=1495

 

 

7.)  Electronics Technician II – ATC Ground Radio Technician, Lockheed Martin, Sumter, SC

http://www.engineer-jobs.com/job.asp?id=87247522&aff=4DC42790-9D45-45A0-B208-EC1492D0AE63

 

8.)  Director, Combat Test Support, American Systems, YUMA, AZ

http://www.americasjobexchange.com/job-detail/Director-Combat-Test-Support-YUMA-AZ-562660443

 

9.)  Armed Security Officers-Prior/Current Police or Military a Must!, ABM Industries, West Palm Beach, FL +1 location

http://www.amightyriver.com/jobs/armed-security-officers-prior-slash-current-police-or-military-a-must-1

 

10.)  MOBILE CRANE OPERATOR, Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc., Pascagoula, Mississippi

https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGWebHost/jobdetails.aspx?jobId=1419434

 

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