Mission Equipment Senior Life Cycle Logistician

Position Title: Mission Equipment Senior Life Cycle Logistician

Job Location: Fort Eustis, VA

Mission Directed.  Team Designed. Outcome Driven!

At Kokua Support Services Corp. (Kokua) we are specialists in Department of Defense Engineering, Program Management, and Logistics. We have awesome customers with critical missions, and great employees who apply their expertise every day to ensure the Mission is Accomplished! We have and continue to proudly serve customers in the Air Force, Army, Navy, and US Marine Corps. All of our employees are members of the team working in a supportive and professional working environment. Kokua is distinguished by its commitment to clients, employees, community and excellence—for over 30 years.

Job Summary: 

Kokua is currently seeking a senior expert level logistics professional for the development, integration, and sustainment for all mission equipment within the Technology Applications Program Office (TAPO). 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. Experience with the Army maintenance system in support of aviation assets. Demonstrated knowledge of parts sourcing and management in support of aviation programs. Ability to effectively communicate in a diverse and ever-changing environment with key customers and suppliers.

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, A/MH-6 helicopters and C-27J Fixed Wing Aircraft.

-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) panning 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.

-Interact with suppliers, vendors and other services to support acquisition in support of assigned airframes.

-Ability to interact and execute the Army Maintenance Program while engaging the logistics chain to support effected maintenance requirements.

-Support aviation maintenance and repair shops, teams and sections which maintain or repair Army rotary and fixed-wing aircraft.

-Develop operating procedures and performs administrative duties related to supply and maintenance activities.

-Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

-Minimum of 10 years’ experience working in military acquisition logistics in aviation is required.  

-Secret or Interim Secret security clearance is required.

-Ability to Travel 10% of the time. 

Desired Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s degree in a technical field.

-Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in Special Operations Aviation. 

-Experience as an Army 151A Aviation Maintenance Technician

-Former rotary or fixed wing pilot with Maintenance experience.

-Fixed Wing supply/logistics management experience.

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 vacation leave and holiday schedules and additional sick leave.

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Kokua Support Services Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

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.

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