PAE, Inc Staff Trainer in United States

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Staff Trainer


  • Instruct and supervise PKO unit staff operations training in African for African company, battalion and brigade sized units deploying to PKOs. Staff Operations training shall focus on:

  • Operations center organization and operations

  • Staff functions

  • Intelligence Preparation of the Area of Operations (IPAO)

  • Military Decision Making Process (MDMP).

  • Develop POIs, lesson plans, and training support packages for collective training to support the preparation of partner country battalions and brigades for deployments to multinational peacekeeping operations in Africa, by training African commanders and staffs in PSO command and staff operations skills and procedures.

  • Ensure all training scenarios are based on the most current mission area information from Areas of Operation

  • Training will involve:

  • Classroom instruction,

  • Peace Support Operation (PSO) Command Post Exercises

  • Computer Assisted Command Post Exercise.

  • All classes shall be taught in the language of the Host Nation.

Education and Experience

The PSO Staff Trainer shall have the following education, experience, and military background unless otherwise approved in advance by the Contracting Officer Representative:

  • Skills, experience, and knowledge to accomplish the goals and tasks of the ACOTA Program.

  • Minimum of five (5) years of U.S. military operations and training experience.

  • Subject matter expert in at least one Combat Arms, Combat Service, or Combat Service Support U.S. Military Occupational Specialty, Branch, or Functional Area. Staff experience at battalion or brigade level is required.

  • Any combination of training, experience, and/or education equivalent to completion of college course work leading to an advanced degree, preferred.

  • Familiar with standard military training concepts, practices, and procedures.

  • Preferably an individual with recent U.S. Military combat and/or PKO experience at the 0-4, 0-5, or 0-6 level who has completed U.S. Military Education Command and General Staff College or equivalent.

  • Recent OIF/OEF experiences desired.

This is a contingency position, not an actual vacancy.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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