Sr. Training Specialist

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POST DATE 8/19/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

Shearwater Systems LLC Washington, DC

Washington, DC
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Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


Calling all Training Managers! Come join our team of professionals working with the USCG in Washington, DC!

Shearwater Systems, LLC is a Programmatic and Administrative Services company providing support to government and commercial entities in the areas of Document Management, Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services, Engineering Services, Facilities Support Services, and Telecommunications. Shearwater is an 8(a) Program certified, Alaska Native Corporation (ANC)-owned, Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), Minority Business Enterprise (MBE). We are a subsidiary of Three Saints Bay, LLC, which is owned by Old Harbor Native Corporation. Our Company Headquarters is located in Manassas, VA and our Corporate Headquarters is in Anchorage, AK.

Position Overview:
This position assists with the management, scheduling, and administration of overseas training missions.

Assist with identifying training requirements and schedules, and developing strategies for overseas training team missions within certain programs/funding types (such as Foreign Military Financing).
Assist with planning, deploying, and executing the missions, often on short notice.
Ensure overseas training missions are in compliance with government and country requirements and complement other training types.
Liaise with other regional training managers, government agencies (Department of State/Defense), and international entities (Embassies) to ensure training and regional objectives are met.
Participate in reviews, conferences, and briefings on subject matter

U.S. Citizen
Active Secret Clearance
Must be able to pass a background investigation
B.S. Degree in International Relations, Business or a related field
Minimum of five (5) years experience in government, international affairs, security cooperation, training programs or military is a plus
Solid written and verbal communication skills
Ability to foster and maintain effective relationships with a variety of entities to aid in mobile training team management.
Ability to brief upper leadership or other Departments on subject and status.
Ability to work independently, manage multiple requests simultaneously, adjust priorities quickly, and work on multiple deadlines.
Proficiency in MS Office Suite
Valid Passport
Occasional travel CONUS/OCONUS

VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Three Saints Bay, LLC and its subsidiaries offer a diverse, team-oriented working environment and the opportunity to work with exceptional dedicated industry professionals. We offer our employees a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to take part in exciting projects with government and commercial clients, both domestic and international.
We are an EEO/AA employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.