LAN/CompTIA Technical Trainer
The Lockwood Group
 Fort Carson, CO
Company Overview

The Lockwood Group is an Integrated Solutions Provider delivering services and solutions across the enterprise. We deliver Integrated Logistics Support, Engineering, Field Support, Program Management and Training services combined with our integrated solutions to solve the challenges of our customers worldwide.

 

Lockwood Credo and Core Values

The Lockwood mission is to create an organization focused on service.  We serve – each other, the soldier, our customers, our employees, our partners, our vendors, our community – service is at the center of our Core Values and Culture.

 

Our customers come first.  Being responsive, professional and reliable is why we are hired.  We aim to deliver on all promises exceeding customer expectations and making certain all business decisions are made with the customer in mind.

Our employees, are the face of our service.  They are at the front lines working with our customers daily and its Lockwood’s duty to serve our employees. This means designing a culture centered around core values that inspire, retain and grow the best talent.

Our partners are fuel for our engine.  Our great vendors, consultants and teaming partners combine to fuel Lockwood ensuring we successfully deliver always.  We consider our partners as one team working alongside. 

Service to the community is important to us.  We seek to volunteer, engage and support our communities through investment of time and resources.

This service mindset is what inspired company founders to embark on the journey to deliver on the promise to Lead the Way to Mission Readiness for all people we serve.

The following 6 Core Values are the foundation by which we serve:

•Ethics and Integrity

•Customer Commitment 

•Team and Family Environment

•Patriotism

•Leadership

•Positivity

If these Core Values relate with you, we would love to have you join our team!

Position Overview

We are looking for a LAN Technical Trainer who possesses at least a DoD Secret clearance.  This position will support the Iron Horse Signal University (IHSU) at Ft. Carson. CO providing subject matter expertise in the design, development, delivery and maintenance of training curriculum for Warfighter Readiness systems.




Primary Responsibilities:


This position is responsible for planning, organizing and maintain a high level of technical and instructional expertise in the subject area assigned. This position will interface with military students to train the latest system curriculum for military training preparedness to setup, configure, operate, and maintain the system in the field.  In addition, a successful candidate will use their military training and system experience, combined with their commercial training qualification to inject evolving curriculum with the latest commercial principals, enabling students to sit for commercial exams at the conclusion of training.


Will act as primary instructor for LAN/ CompTIA.




Curriculum Development:


  • Coordinate with Government customers to identify needs, develop specifications for content of courses, and implement training programs.

  • Adapt training materials into system-specific curriculum to ensure the training program reflects application features.

  • Develop course materials and determine appropriate training methods or activities.

  • Update course documentation and user guides on a continuous basis to ensure relevance of system upgrades, evolving functionality, and lessons learned from system usage.




Training Services:


  • Perform as primary instructor for CompTIA courses to include A+, Network+, and Security+ certification courses.

  • Classroom set-up to support each individual class. All classrooms maintained in ready-state prior to the start of each day. Books, equipment and supplies are arranged properly for each student and establish an environment conducive to learning.

  • Using the “train the trainer” curriculum, instruct participants in classroom lectures, labs, and coaching/tutoring to produce competent trainees for all operational aspects for the assigned C4ISR system.

  • Test and evaluate participants to measure their learning progress and the effectiveness of training programs.

  • Follow up to determine applicability of course material, including developing criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities.

  • Prepare After Action Reports (AARs) detailing the training provided and course statistics including number of students, pass/fail ratio, and student end-of-course survey score.




Cross Training:


  • Participate in formal training and self-instruction / use on complimentary systems and protocols to increase the breadth of systems competency for training and fielding requirements.




Continuing Education:


  • Continue education through self-study and other methods to maintain instructor certification status, as applicable.




Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent Military Occupation Specialty (MOS) code in lieu of Degree. 4 additional tears of directly related experience can offset the degree requirements.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience to the position.

  • Active DoD Secret clearance.

  • Must have classroom instructor experience. 

  • Any certifications to include Security+, A+, and Network+.

  • Ability to instruct CompTIA certifications.

  • Understanding of and experience with Satellite Communications and networking.

  • Familiar with US ARMY WIN-T subsystems:  SIPR-NIPR Access Point (SNAP), Joint Network Node (JNN), , SATCOM, Satellite Transportable Terminal (STT), TCN,  GBS.




Preferred Qualifications:


  • Additional certifications

  • experience with Military Radio sets

  • Ability to develop, deliver, and revise training courses/programs

  • Experience with military training