Logistics Specialist Supporting Specialty Engineering - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


Logistics Specialist Supporting Specialty Engineering

The position has a range of responsibilities that focus on planning, developing, and managing Logistics elements supporting engineering programs for Army ground vehicle systems throughout the life cycle. Applicant is expected to provide logistics expertise and perspective which will enhance an engineering team’s assessments through data collection, system engineering analyses, modeling, and simulation for current and future ground and watercraft systems. Must understand maintenance and logistics concepts at the working level; specifically Supportability Analysis: the integration of Failure Modes, Effects, and Criticality Analysis (FMECA), Level Of Repair Analysis (LORA), Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM), Maintenance Task Analysis and sparing information within the block model and be able to work at an accelerated pace. Will work closely with platform logisticians as they develop supportability analysis to ensure logistics principles are embedded in products. Bring a working knowledge and experience with processes that enable better decisions about the design and support of safety/mission critical equipment at each stage of the product lifecycle and also help reduce risk using interdependent analysis capabilities that consider the technical, operational and economic requirements of the operator and/or maintainer of the system.

Works within the areas of maintenance and logistics engineering and has a range of responsibilities that focuses on equipment supportability, safety, health and environmental issues, manufacturing processes and effectiveness techniques and reliability. Develops and/or participates in analyses and recommendations using various analytical processes and tools such as FMECA, Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM) analysis, reliability and maintainability analysis, logistics support analysis/supportability analysis, operational availability analysis, and life cycle costing data using modeling software. Determines, recommends or implements supportability requirements through systems engineering and design, preparing business cases, communicating to stakeholders, planning and budgeting resources, and documenting resulting maintenance/operations performance agreements/specifications.

Must be self-motivated and engaging, be able to operate autonomously in both individual or team environments to meet mission requirements.


Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience. A minimum of 8 years related experience in the logistics field.

Experience with U.S. Army management and logistics programs supporting Combat/Tactical Vehicles or Watercraft. Must understand maintenance and logistics concepts at the working level; specifically Supportability Analysis: the integration of Failure Modes, Effects, and Criticality Analysis (FMECA), Level Of Repair Analysis (LORA), Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM), Maintenance Task Analysis.

The selected applicant should be able to identify and prepare documents to address Level of Repair Analyses and Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS). The ideal candidate should be familiar with the PowerLOG-J database, FMEA, FMECA, Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) studies, and Care Of Supplies In Storage (COSIS) processes. A working knowledge of the Total Force Structure Management System (TFSMS) and writing and submitting Product Quality Deficiency Reports (PQDRs) is a plus.

Preferred Skills

Maintenance experience which enhances understanding and impacts of logistics support analysis/supportability analysis. Experience in the following disciplines are highly desired: Logistics/Maintenance engineering, working with and developing Maintenance Plans, Provisioning Parts Lists, Maintenance Task Analysis, Life Cycle Management, Maintenance Allocation Charts, Repair Parts and Special Tools Lists, and ETM/IETM development.

Additional Notes:

Written Communication - The selected applicant should write clearly and informatively. The selected applicant may author or edit products for spelling and grammar and use various writing styles to meet customer needs.

Teamwork - The selected applicant should be able to balance teams and individual responsibilities and exhibit objectivity and openness to others' views. The selected applicant should be able to give and welcome feedback and contribute to building a positive team spirit. The selected applicant should put the success of team above own interests and focus on the teams commitments to goals and objectives. The selected applicant should support everyone's efforts to succeed and be familiar with Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Suite software.

Must be a US citizen , applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. An active secret level security clearance is preferred.

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