Exercise Planner - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-07
JANUS Research Group, Inc. (www.janusresearch.com)
Computers/Information Technology

/yr

  full-time   employee


Fort Bliss
Texas
United States

Serves as an exercise planner in the US Army Joint Modernization Command (JMC) G3 Plans Division.  Responsible to the Plans Chief and exercise specific Lead Planner (Government) to assist in coordinating, scheduling and synchronizing all exercise related planning activities, exercise training support requirements, assessments and test & evaluation events, and operations.


Major Duties:

1. Assist the JMC Lead Planner in developing a comprehensive plan and strategy for the internal and external integration planning and coordination actions/activities required to support exercise planning.  Provides sound, mature advice and recommendations to the Lead Planner for effective orchestration of events and activities to support exercise planning. Assists the Lead Planner with managing ongoing actions, status, prioritizing planning actions and provides comprehensive status briefs to division chief or G3 in the absence of the Lead Planner. Assists the Lead Planner with staffing, receipt, review, tracking and approval of all exercise related taskings, products and documents.

2. Assists the Lead Planner with developing and managing and exercise support requirements, timelines to support exercise planning (as an example identify key events and dates, planning conferences and IPRs). In conjunction with the Lead Planner represents JMC at planning and resource meetings ensuring ranges, training and maneuver areas, simulation facilities are reserved and can adequately support exercise requirements.

3. In support of the Lead Planner, monitors progress of work and reports status works actions through to completion. Ensures event resourcing is coordinated and suspense’s are meet during the planning process; as an example, orders, annexes, range and ammunition forecasting, airspace, spectrum and other training support requirements with external agencies to resource training and test events.

Experience:

  • Current Secret Clearance  
  • Brigade or Division level staff officer
  • Knowledge and understanding of Joint and Multi-National operations.
  • Use of Microsoft software is required
  • TDY should be expected potentially up to 20% of the year