Air C2 Operations Support Specialist - AFCENT/A3 (MV) - 36370 in Shaw Air Force Base, SC at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/11/2021

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Job Description


Alion Science and Technology is seeking a talented and experienced veteran and Air Force Operations leader to join our team at Shaw AFB, in South Carolina. Shaw Air Force Base ranks as one of the oldest installations in the Air Force. Shaw Air Force Base is named in honor of 1st Lt. Ervin D. Shaw, a Sumter County native, killed in action during World War I while on a long-range reconnaissance flight behind enemy lines. Today, Shaw Air Force Base is the home of the United States Air Force Central Command (USAFCENT) Headquarters, the 15th Air Force Headquarters and the 20th Fighter Wing, and is the largest combat F-16 fighting wing. The base community consists of more than 7,140 active duty military members, 14,000 family members and more than 730 civilian employees. AFCENT is the Air Force Service Component of United States Central Command (USCENTCOM), a joint Department of Defense combatant command responsible for U.S. security interests in 27 nations that stretch from the Horn of Africa through the Persian Gulf region, into Central Asia.

Task—Air Command and Control Support (1 FTE) to AFCENT/A3

Responsibilities and Duties:

  1. Provide analytical assistance and expertise to support the USAFCENT’s C2 mission.

  2. Provides expertise in all aspects of tactical C2, data links and relays, deployable radar and radiosystems, air control systems, integration with Host Nation systems, Battlespace Command and Control Center systems and Mobile Training Suites.

  3. Assist with preparing deployment and operations plans for theater air control system units supporting USAFCENT missions.

  4. Assist with writing and reviewing air defense C2 arrangements with joint service components, coalition and Host Nation partners, and HHQ.

  5. Provide C2 planning, to include participating in conferences and exercises, for USAFCENT exercises and contingencies.

  6. Provide pre-deployment, indoctrination, and familiarization training on AOR tactical C2.

  7. Participate in teleconferences and video teleconferences with inter-agency, joint, coalition, foreign partners, and industry experts regarding tactical C2 issues.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA)

  1. Minimum of five years’ experience with theater air control systems C2 systems.

  2. Possess a bachelor’s degree in any subject.

  3. Minimum of two years’ experience in the use of Microsoft Office applications, e-mail systems, and Task Management Tool or equivalent.

  4. Minimum of three years’ experience at a NAF or component command staff or higher level or other service equivalent.



Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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