Computer Operator I Full Time NAS Oceana F/A18 with Security Clearance


Valiant Integrated Services


Posted Under: Virginia Beach, Virginia jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 23450
Posted On: 2020-03-27 00:00:00

Valiant is seeking a skilled Computer Operator I to report directly to the Lead Operator. The Computer Operator I performs the functions of Dedicated Operations Support (DOS) on the F/A-18 or E/A-18G training devices. RESPONSIBILITIES: * Perform the initial start-up and preparation of the flight simulator for daily training. * Install the initial conditions for the training event as published on the training schedule for each event. * Responsible for the operation and control of the trainers throughout the scheduled training event/schedule and able to respond to Instructor direction with regard to scenario development. * Any full trained Operator may be utilized for multi-ship missions. * Trainer operators shall be responsible for communicating with Blue forces as they move into, onto and around Red Forces during simulated training scenarios involving air-to-air (A/A) intercepts and air-to-ground (A/G) strike mission * Ability to deviate at the direction of the instructor in loading initial conditions that are different than those published on the daily training schedule * Work closely with the Instructor to enhance training effectiveness, by enabling the instructor to maximize their student/event interaction rather than manipulating the training device. * Work any shift and weekends as specified by Contract for this site. * Perform other tasks as assigned by site manager, assistant site manager or lead computer operator. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: * The Computer Operator will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility rudiments to receive and maintain a SECRET Security Clearance. * Operator shall demonstrate competence through satisfactory, progressive performance as a simulator operator. * Minimum of twelve (12) months experience with computer applications and/or software, "or" possess Microsoft Office/Computer Certification, "or" a minimum of three (3) months experience working with aviation simulators. * All CO I personnel must successfully complete an annual Operators examination covering operation of the Flight Instructor Station (FIS), Tactical Instructor Station (TIS), Instructor Station (IS) and Instructor Operation Station (IOS) administered by their Site Manager and reviewed by the COR. * The applicant must be a US citizen, possess the ability to obtain a US Passport and must have and maintain a valid driver's license. * Requires mental alertness and ability to follow written and verbal instructions given in English. * Physical ability to walk, stand, and/or sit for extended periods of time, and to climb two (2) flights of stairs is required. * Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds. * Must present a professional appearance in demeanor and dress at all times. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Be familiar with the mission of the F/A-18 and/or E/A-18G aircraft. QHSE REQUIREMENTS * Take reasonable care for the Health and Safety of yourself and other persons who may be affected by your actions or omissions. * Conform to all Safety Instructions given by those with a higher responsibility for Health and Safety. * Report all hazards, potential hazards or dangerous situations, including damaged or mislaid personal protective equipment to your Supervisor or Safety Representative. * Report Environmental impacts, anything that results in a change to the Environment as a result of Valiant's activities, products or services. * Participate in the achievement of Valiant's QHSE objectives and targets, both those at departmental and company level. CORE VALUES: INTEGRITY - Honesty, Trust and Respect in every situation. EXCELLENCE - Performance, Effectiveness, Quality, and Safety in everything we do. INNOVATION - Embracing new ideas and best practice in every service that we provide. Valiant Integrated Services is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. NOTICE: Valiant Integrated Services NEVER asks job applicants to issue any payment or service fees to Valiant or its recruiters as part of our application process. Before providing any personal information to outside parties, verify that the job you are applying for appears on our Careers site. * The Computer Operator will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility rudiments to receive and maintain a SECRET Security Clearance. * Operator shall demonstrate competence through satisfactory, progressive performance as a simulator operator. * Minimum of twelve (12) months experience with computer applications and/or software, "or" possess Microsoft Office/Computer Certification, "or" a minimum of three (3) months experience working with aviation simulators. * All CO I personnel must successfully complete an annual Operators examination covering operation of the Flight Instructor Station (FIS), Tactical Instructor Station (TIS), Instructor Station (IS) and Instructor Operation Station (IOS) administered by their Site Manager and reviewed by the COR. * The applicant must be a US citizen, possess the ability to obtain a US Passport and must have and maintain a valid driver's license. * Requires mental alertness and ability to follow written and verbal instructions given in English. * Physical ability to walk, stand, and/or sit for extended periods of time, and to climb two (2) flights of stairs is required. * Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds. * Must present a professional appearance in demeanor and dress at all times. 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