Controlled Spares Lead (Australia) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

Lexington Park
United States


Controlled Spares Lead (Australia)

KBR is seeking a Controlled Spares Lead to join our Team! This position supports tasking in PMA-265, NAVAIR Head Quarters in Patuxent River, MD. Physical location for this role is is at the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Base Amberley, Ipswich, Queensland Australia . Duties include developing and coordinating aviation maintenance and logistics processes and procedures between the RAAF and United States Navy (USN).

Duties included but not limited to;

  • The scope of this effort will encompass classified asset management and direct liaison with RAAF Base Amberley support infrastructure personnel as a direct representative of PMA265. Primary tasking includes daily liaison with PMA265 on RAAF aircraft actions that involve controlled spares program. Tasking includes access control of appropriate systems and subcomponents.
  • Job duties include managing all controlled spares from unclassified up to and including Secret on the F/A-18F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler. This includes safeguarding and accounting for all controlled spare components utilized on the F/A-18F and EA-18G aircraft and associated systems utilization KBR Share Point Site.
  • Issue to or reconciliation fly away kits for detachments that the RAAF participate in.
  • Track Aircraft configuration changes and engineering modifications that will periodically occur across the fleet that may affect the controlled spare program.
  • In addition controlling and operating the secure storage facility for F/A-18F and EA-18G components located at RAAF Base Amberley. Also ensures access to the secure storage facility is limited to authorized personnel only and provide requirements support to 82Wing and Air Combat Group.
  • This includes providing analysis, briefings, recommendations and reports to PMA265 as required.
  • Track, Collect, complete, organize and interpret technical data and financial information relating to the control spare program.

Basic Qualifications:

BS or BA degree in a Business, Management or other Relevant Technical Discipline.

Allowable Substitution:

An AS or AA degree and an additional four (4) years of experience; or an additional six (6) years of experience may be substituted for a BS or BA degree.

Contract requirements will prevail.

  • Must have at least four years of experience in program management, technical or business analysis discipline and included in the four years of experience there must be at least two years of professional experience in technical efforts.
  • Specific knowledge of FMS and Defense Security Assistance Programs is desired.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of SECNAV, OPNAV and OSD policy and documentation related to PPBS, life-cycle management of military acquisition programs (as specified in the DOD 5000 series).
  • Experience processing program acquisition, funding and contract documentation for military programs is desired.


General knowledge of NAVAIR policies, procedures, terminology, requirements and platform experience on the F/A-18F and EA-18.

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