PAE, Inc Chemical/Biological Instructor Technician in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

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Chemical/Biological Instructor Technician

Chemical/Biological (C/B) Instructor Technician


Eglin AFB, FL

C/B Instructor Technician personnel serve as SMEs on the TTPs, SOPs, and POIs of the TSGs and communicate and train both military and civilian personnel on these plans and procedures. The individual shall serve as an expert in the use of the C/B TSG search equipment, analytical equipment, communications systems, C/B surveillance equipment, and other mission-essential gear. The individual is required to operate specialized equipment on land, sea, and air either during contingency operations, training, and/or exercises. The C/B Instructor Technicians provide training to military and/or civilian personnel on the setup and operation of C/B search gear and communications equipment and directly support search operations.


· Possess effective oral and written communication skills

· All personnel shall be proficient in computer utilization, graphics creation, editing, and word processing

· All personnel shall be willing and able to accept worldwide deployments which include elements presenting risks to personal safety. Experience with Crisis Response Forces or Special Mission Units (desired)

· All personnel shall be able to travel on short notice, work non-standard hours and take on-call duty

· All personnel must complete Core Reception and Integration training and TSG Critical Task List within 3 months of hire. The training includes tasks associated with WMD search operations, communications, mobility, surveillance, and force protection

· All personnel shall be able to execute worldwide travel in support of training, exercises, and operational support missions

· All personnel shall obtain immunizations for worldwide travel and unique TSG mission requirements. Those not available commercially will be provided by the government.

· All personnel shall be able to perform duties in all weather and climate conditions and be capable of carrying loads of up to 80 pounds over uneven terrain.

· All personnel shall be willing and physically capable of performing various infiltration and exfiltration techniques (FRIES, SPIES, Ladders, etc.) as well as other urban and rural movement techniques in specialized equipment (climbing, rappelling, SCBA, etc.).

· All personnel shall be capable of flying in utility helicopters for extended periods of time and be available for expeditious foreign travel for extended periods of time.

· All personnel shall be physically and mentally qualified for deployment and performance of duties, to include tactical operations in austere, hostile environments. Annually, all TSG members must complete an Army Physical Fitness Test and score 270 or above for each individual’s specific age group, complete 10 pull-ups, and pass a Combat Water Survival Test (CWST).

· All personnel shall meet medical requirements to wear a protective mask in accordance with 29CFR1910.134.

· All personnel shall be medically and physically qualified to perform contingency operations in support of assigned missions in accordance with DODI 3020.41, OPERATIONAL CONTRACT SUPPORT (OCS).

· All personnel shall be knowledgeable and proficient in the use of assigned small arms (rifle and pistol) weapons for purposes of force protection and shall be able to qualify with the M9 pistol and M4 rifle in accordance with FM 3-23.35 and FM 3-22.9. Further, all contractor personnel shall comply with requirements IAW the Lautenberg Amendment.

· All personnel shall be able to complete and maintain the Government-provided Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) training, to include use and wear of assigned NBC protective equipment.

· All personnel will be enrolled in the DTRA radiation safety program. This encompasses working with safety hazards, wearing of dosimeters, and radio-bioassay monitoring.

· All personnel shall be current and certified to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation and basic first aid.

· All personnel shall be able to complete and maintain deployment qualifications as referenced in DoD Instruction 3020.41, Field Manual (FM) 7-22, and DTRA Deployment Readiness Guide for Contractors.

· All personnel shall be able to complete and maintain DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP - DoD Instruction 8510.01) compliance, as applicable.

· All personnel shall be able to complete DoD Cyber Awareness Training once upon arrival and annually thereafter.

Required Skills/Qualifications:

· Experience as a hazardous materials (HAZMAT) Technician.

· Military instructor experience. No less than 2 years’ experience as an instructor at a training command or in an operational unit’s training department, to include development and delivery of training curriculum.

· Experienced in air operations.

· Have a fundamental understanding of small boat operations to include small boat, coxswain qualified, or civilian equivalent.

· Experienced with practical application of CBRN-related skills, to include operating in contaminated environment and employment of CBRN PPE.

· Physically capable of working extended periods in SCBA and fully-encapsulating Personal Protective Equipment for up to eight (8) hours or more per day.

· Contractor operator shall have recent experience in C-WMD and/or CBRN operations in support of SOF-related contingencies. Experience with Crisis Response Forces or Special Mission Units (desired).

· Advanced Non-Commissioned Officer Course or service equivalent.

· Knowledge of Gas-Chromatograph Mass Spectroscopy, Photoionization detectors, Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometry, RAMAN Spectrometry, Polymerase Chain Reaction, and sample collection and management. Experience in the use of these technologies in a real-world operational or training environment is highly desired.

Knowledge and experience in principles of Research, Development, Testing & Evaluation of chemical and biological sensors, detectors, and field confirmatory equipment (desired).

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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