AN/SPS-48 Trainer for CSCS Unit Dam Neck, VA - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

Dam Neck
United States

General Dynamics is seeking a SPS 48 Radar Trainer in Dam Neck VA.  If you are a previous SPS 48 Instructor please apply!


Develops; organizes; and conducts training and educational programs for Fleet sailors in Center for Surface Combat Systems Unit Dam Neck. Training program requires ability to conduct traditional classroom instruction and support maintenance training to the element level; as well as training on the operational employment of U.S. Navy Combat Systems.


  1. Provides dynamic teaching & training as well as assessment that require advanced knowledge of the SPS-48 Radar Capabilities and Limitations to the element level.


  1. Conducts dynamic assessment of the sailors' abilities to comply with approved maintenance and operational procedures and thereafter provides formal appraisal of performance with recommendations for improvement and methods to maintain technical proficiency.


  1. Observes and assesses contemporaries during Practice and Certification Teaches per requirements NAVEDTRA 135.


  1. Prepares; reviews; and customizes curriculum lesson plans and instructor guide in support of traditional classroom teaching.


  1. Supports Course Reviews and Curriculum Updates; conducts training gap analysis provides formal feedback and recommendation for Course improvement.


  1. Documents the training conducted with specifics of the individual topics / equipment and is responsible for the generation of a formal assessment of measure of success via written report.


  1. Develops; tests; maintains; and delivers moderately complex Navy Combat Systems training programs and related materials in support of CSCS training objectives.


  1. Establishes and reviews course content and objectives.


  1. Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.


  1. Maintains records of training activities; participant progress; and program effectiveness.


  1. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.


  1. Participates in special projects as required.




5 years of directly related experience in the SPS-48 Radar and the development and delivery of technical training programs.


  1. Five (5) years of experience with the SPS-48 Radar as either a maintenance technician supervisor or operator supervisor with responsibility for teaching the applicable system or function task to others in a journeyman level training environment.


  1. One (1) years of experience as an instructor in a Navy Training Environment; to include curriculum maintenance; writing learning objectives; preparing test items; evaluating instructional materials and the results of instruction and counseling students on academic learning problems.


NEC REQUIRED: AN/SPS-48 FC V22A and/or Legacy FC 1140.


Past experience as trainer/instructor in support of CSCS/ATRC/TACTRAGRU is a plus. Must be able to support training with extended periods on your feet while instructing. Travel may be up required to 5 % of time.



As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.





Bachelors Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or Navy experience.