Raytheon Construction and Facilities Engineering Trainer (SOB AOB-N) in Afghanistan

Job Description: The Construction and Facilities Engineering (FE) Trainer shall train facilities management to Afghan soldiers assigned to a the Special Operations Brigade (SOB). The FE position will implement and operate programs, practices, and procedures for developing optimal utilization of facilities engineering personnel while designing and administer programs to train all levels of personnel. The FE position may develop tests and visual aids, coordinate class arrangements, conduct training classes, and develop criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities. The FE will stay abreast of training and development research and develop programs and practices to identify developmental needs. If required, may use technical experts to assist in training. Required Hours: 6 days/week for up to 10 hours/day while OCONUS 40 hour work week while CONUS Responsibilities: ·Serve as trainer for SOB level Operation and Maintenance (O&M) to include, but not limited to the following: oFacility inspections and repair oPower generation maintenance and repair oKey Control with proper documentation oPreparation of Statements of Work (SOW), Performance Work Statements (PWS), cost estimates, solicitation for bids, and contracting oEnergy Awareness and energy conservation plan ·Shall train Afghan counterparts to possess the skills to independently conduct the following tasks: a)Fabricate/repair/maintain wood structures; interpret engineering based drawings and prints; identify building materials; install batter boards; fabricate a floor system; fabricate joints and splices; install exterior finish; fabricate a wall system; apply interior trim; install sheetrock (drywall); install resilient floor tile; install suspended ceiling; install ceramic wall tile; apply roof coverings; install doors and windows; prepare a Bill of Materials; schedule work; read engineering based prints; annotate engineering based prints print indicating as built; utilize the framing square; supervise the installation of suspended ceilings; supervise a building layout; supervise the erection of Pre-Engineered Buildings; supervise the fabrication of wood frame structures; prepare a Materials Take-Off List (MTOL) b)Fabricate/repair/maintain concrete structures; fabricate a concrete-wall form; fabricate a column form; fabricate an overhead form; fabricate a concrete-slab form; perform a slump test; place concrete; fabricate a masonry wall; train students how to supervise the fabrication of forms; supervise the fabrication of concrete structures; supervise the fabrication of masonry structures c)Install/repair/maintain plumbing system; maintain plumbing tools; winterize a water system; identify plumbing materials; prepare a Plumbing MTOL; install/maintain/repair steel, plastic, cast iron, and copper pipes; grade a sewer line; test waste water systems; install a shower system; install a water system; install a waste system; install a water closet with tank; install urinal; install water heater; install a drinking fountain; install a lavatory; repair valves and fixture-control devices; clear waste-system stoppages; troubleshoot faucets; troubleshoot a water closet and tank; prevent backflow; interpret plumbing prints and drawings; supervise the installation of a plumbing system d)Install/repair/maintain electrical systems; rescue an electric-shock victim; interpret electrical prints and drawings; maintain electrical tools; install service entrance systems; install circuit protective devices; install electrical boxes; install conduit systems; install cable systems; install switches; install receptacles; install fixtures; troubleshoot malfunctions in electrical circuits; supervise the installation of an interior electrical system e)Conduct fire prevention measures; develop a fire prevention program; conduct fire survival training; develop building emergency action plans; supervise fire prevention inspections f)Maintain key control g)Basic Engineer Carpenter and Conservation Course h)Generator and HVAC Training Plan ·Report to team leader and DPM ·Responsible for regularly interacting with US military personnel ·May be responsible for making on the scene decisions ·May be responsible for assessing how well the students have learned the coursework Required Qualifications: ·At least 4 years of experience in military engineering, E7 or higher, military occupational specialty of 21 series with experience in facility engineering fields to include carpentry, power generation, high voltage distribution, low voltage electrical systems, HVAC, and plumbing ·Strong Oral and Written Communication Skills and be Able to Communicate with Local National Contractors ·Strong computer skills to include MS Office (Word, PPT, Excel, Visio, etc.) ·Excellent Interpersonal, Organizational and Project Mgmt Skills ·Ability to plan and organize work, analyze problems to identify significant factors and recognize solutions -Must possess current/active DoD Secret Clearance -Must possess a US Passport with at least 6 months remaining eligibility -Must be able to obtain an Afghanistan Visa Physical Requirements/Working Environment ·Include but are not limited to the wear of body armor and helmet Personal Protective Gear, unassisted lifting and carrying of duffle bags not exceed the weight of 70 lbs per piece, and the unassisted movement over uneven terrain ·Willing to work and live in Afghanistan with an understanding that there could be further assignments to any location in Afghanistan based upon the needs of the U.S. Government, to include hostile and austere areas ·Able to attend and pass USG deployment requirements at CONUS Replacement Center (CRC), Fort Bliss, Texas or equivalent location ·Meet the medical requirements for the position being offered as determined by a pre-employment medical screening and in accordance with published CRC and USCENTCOM medical deployment standards ·Able to walk or stand on level and/or inclined surfaces up to eight (8) hours per day and sit for up to three (3) hours per day ·Able to routinely climb / descend stairs ·Able to routinely grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbows / knees, and reach above / below shoulders ·Able to read and interpret newspaper and typewritten print ·Able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear ·Employee will be required to work and live in a potentially hostile environment, at remote locations, and under austere conditions ·May be required to respond to a wide variety of operational circumstances, under extreme weather conditions, within a hostile environment ·May be exposed to extreme noise from aircraft, hostile fire, and other acts of aggression associated with this region Desired Qualifications: ·Construction Engineer with previous assignments with Infantry or Special Operations type units ·Previous experience training and advising foreign military soldiers Required Education: Bachelor's degree from accredited school & four (4) years of related experience, OR two (2) years related experience with Master's degree. Eight (8) years of additional equivalent work experience (12 total years) may be accepted in lieu of BA/BS education requirement 108724