Position Title: Mission Equipment Life Cycle Logistics Support – Level 4
Job Location: Fort Eustis, VA
Mission Directed. Team Designed. Outcome Driven!
Kokua Support Services Corporation (Kokua) proudly serves customers in the U.S. Government and Department of Defense with a concentration on Engineering, Program and Acquisition Management, Logistics, and Administration. Critical missions of our customer base allow our great employees to apply their expertise every day to achieve success! Our employees are members of a diverse, supportive, and professional team focused on customer satisfaction. Kokua’s distinguished excellence is enhanced through a commitment to clients, employees, and community—for over 30 years.
Kokua Support Services is currently seeking expert level logistics support for the development, integration, and sustainment for all mission equipment within the Technology Applications Program Office (TAPO) and the Mission Enhanced Little Bird (MELB) Program Office. Successful performance requires expert knowledge and experience of the integrated defense acquisition, technology, and logistics life cycle management framework, as well as knowledge and experience with Performance Based Service Contracting methodologies and execution. Mission equipment includes one or more of the following: avionics (including aviation networking) hardware and software, aircraft survivability equipment (ASE) (active radio frequency and infrared countermeasures, passive infrared signature reduction equipment, etc.), sensor equipment (electro-optical, infrared, radar, laser, etc.), and weapons equipment (machine guns, rockets, missiles, and targeting/sighting systems).
Essential Duties & Responsibilities include but not limited to:
-Develop and implement Material Fielding Plans and Product Support Plans for fielding and life-cycle sustainment for all mission equipment programs (Avionics programs, Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) programs, and all Sensor and Weapons Modernization programs) associated with the SOA MH-47, MH-60 and A/MH-6 helicopters.
-Prepare (or review for accuracy), complex requisitions and delivery order requests and coordinate with other offices and services for the acquisition and delivery of components. Requisition standard items from the military wholesale supply system.
-Develop complex solicitation documents, for the award of new system and component production and repair contracts, including market research studies, Independent Government Cost Estimates (IGCE), technical evaluations of proposals, Statements of Work, Statements of Objectives and Performance Work Statements. Prepare Business Case Analyses to determine best strategies to implement Performance Based Service contracts.
-Organize and participate in Program Reviews, Technical Interchange Meetings (TIM), Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) planning meetings, and Preliminary & Critical Design Reviews (PDR/CDR). Provide recommendations as to maintenance concepts, initial provisioning, and sustainment spares as required on the developmental systems.
-Other duties as assigned.
-Minimum of 10 years’ experience working in military acquisition logistics.
-Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in Special Operations Aviation.
-Secret or Interim Secret security clearance.
-Bachelor’s degree in a technical field is desired.
Come Join Our Team! Kokua is a Family-Oriented employer offering excellent benefits. Kokua provides a choice of several medical plans, Company paid dental and vision plans, and immediate vesting in our 401K plan with 5% matching. We offer a flexible spending account, Company paid group term life and disability insurance, and generous paid vacation leave, separate sick leave and holiday schedules.
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Kokua is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age (over 40 years), protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
Kokua will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require reasonable accommodation to apply for this job, please contact our Human Resources Department at (757) 243-8462.
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