Location : Moyock, NC 27958 USA (Primary)
Develops and provides required instruction on all aspects of area of assignment (i.e. PSD, Firearms, Defensive tactics, etc.) prior to deployment for international assignment. Serves as fully qualified subject matter expert (SME) in subjects identified in outline of the DS training curriculum.
Maintains presence at the designated training facility for all instruction and attends all practical exercises
Sets up and maintains training facility (ranges, driving courses, equipment, etc.)
Ensures accountability for all training equipment
Ensures safety of students. Communicates and ensures compliance with all company policy, procedures, and safety guidelines
Provides instruction and conducts training courses utilizing prescribed curriculum
Develops and maintain training plans
Explains and demonstrates use of apparatus and equipment
Evaluates the abilities of individual participants to determine suitable corrective or remedial instruction
Completes and files all required reports in a timely manner
Identifies in a timely manner training requirements needed to maintain required certifications and company standards, and completes all required continuing education and refresher training programs
Completes any additional training and/or certifications required by the government or the contract
Other duties as assigned.
Must be U.S. Citizen
Current U. S. issued passport and a current driver’s license
Must be able to obtain MRPT clearance
High school diploma required
Must meet all DS instructor standards and must demonstrate the DS procedures and techniques to the DS Training Center Training Unit, including physical fitness testing
Must be a fully qualified SME in at least two subjects for the Bio categories of Resources, Explosive Countermeasures, Tactical Medical, DDM, Protective Operations, Firearms, Chem/Bio, Tactical Skills, Vehicle Dynamics/Technical Driving, Off Road/Unimproved Driving and Hostage Survival
BFFOC Certification required for all Firearms Instructors and DDM Instructors.
Three years of full-time instructional experience in field of expertise
Three years of operational experience in field of expertise
Must have attended and completed at least 80 hours of training in adult learning and/or instructional techniques or 80 hours of contractor provided instructor refresher course
Experience must be within the last 10 years
Experience may have been gained in any of the following organizations:
U.S. Department of State Diplomatic Security Service
U. S Secret Service
U. S. Federal Agencies ( e.g., FBI, former special agents with protective security background)
U. S. Special Operations Forces
U. S. Military
Commercial executive protection services with military or police background
Law enforcement experience
U. S. Military Police/Criminal Investigation Division
Local and State law enforcement agencies with Emergency Services Unit, Special Weapons and Tactical training
Spanish language skills are a plus
Effective oral and written communication skills with all levels of the organization
Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion
Problem solving skills with an analytical thought process. Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
Work is based in a busy training environment and subject to frequent interruptions. In addition to work in a classroom setting, frequent work outside and in inclement weather conditions is required, including heat, cold, and humidity. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. Must wear Personal Protective Equipment as required by established Company Safety standards. Normal work hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 to 5:00, however some extended or weekend hours are required, and work schedule will vary. International travel to high threat / high risk or austere areas required.
Must be able to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 100 lbs. Requires standing for long periods of time in all weather conditions. Requires intermittent sitting, walking, running, climbing, squatting, stretching, bending and kneeling. Requires constant use of hands and fingers to feel, handle or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision required by this job includes close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
ACADEMI is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants receive consideration without regard to race, age, ethnicity, religion, gender, national origin, disability or any other basis prohibited by law.