PAE, Inc Exercise Coordinator in San Diego, California

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Exercise Coordinator

PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. We are actively seeking an Exercise Coordinator, to provide support to the Southern California Offshore Range (SCORE) Contract located at Naval Air Station North Island, Coronado, CA.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Liaise with the assigned Government Program Manager (PM), keeping the PM informed of the progress in exercise planning, execution and results.

  • Responsible, under the direction of the Range Operations Manager, for the overall management of the programs and exercises assigned to him.

  • Lead a team of OM&L Contractor personnel who will be assigned to support each exercise.

  • Attend and/or conduct pre-exercise briefings and planning meetings, and will maintain all documentation for each operation including all pertinent plans, message traffic, briefing notes, and exercise summaries.

  • Define the scope of the exercise through preparation and promulgation of a Schedule of Events (SOE).

  • Liaise with range users and range support activities during the planning and execution of range operations.

  • Ensure that a pre-exercise brief is conducted for the participants, familiarizing them with the range, range operating procedures and post exercise data products.

  • Assist the range users during the planning phase in order to integrate training requirements with SCORE capabilities to maximize training benefit.

  • Ensure that appropriate post exercise data requirements are completed.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts in Engineering or Management; or

  • Proven Military Officer Sub-Specialist designation in AMW, USW, MIW, STW, SUW, AW, NSW, or EW; or

  • Commanding Officer experience in AMW, USW, MIW, STW, SUW, AW, NSW, or EW.

  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain an Interim Security Clearance (or transfer) in a timely manner, and maintain a US Government (DoD) Secret Clearance


  • Eight (8) years experience in Navy AMW, USW, MIW, STW, SUW, AW, NSW, and/or EW operations, including exercise scheduling, requirements and resource analysis, planning, execution, data acquisition and support documentation.

  • Five (5) years experience in underwater acoustic, sonar, or in-water tracking systems; radar, over-the-horizon satellite, or in-air tracking systems; ESM, ECM, noise jamming, threat radar simulators, outboard systems, or electronic warfare response monitors.

  • Experience with state-of-the-art computer technology (such as tactical applications written for the DoD standard X-Windows environment).

  • Supervisory experience managing analysts, briefers, engineers, and controllers.

  • Knowledge of Navy operational and administrative procedures and directives.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our 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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