Shadow Crew Chief

Ft Huachuca, AZ
May 04, 2017
May 23, 2017
Executive, Chief
Full Time
Develops, organizes, and conducts training and educational programs for customer personnel.




    Develops, tests, maintains, and delivers moderately complex training programs and related materials in support of customer training objectives.

    Establishes and reviews course content and objectives.

    Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.

    Maintains records of training activities, participant progress, and program effectiveness.

    Updates course documentation on a regular basis to ensure timeliness and relevance.

    May provide work leadership for lower level employees, including evaluating the effectiveness of their training presentations and programs.

    Conducts research into new training, educational, and multimedia technologies.

    Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

    Participates in special projects as required.

Troubleshoots and performs Aviation Unit Maintenance and Aviation intermediate Maintenance on Unmanned Aircraft Systems and subsystems assigned to support the Program of Instruction for the U.S. Army UAS Operator and Maintainer Course. Perform alignment; repair; troubleshooting; adjustment; testing and modification of the UAS and associated ground support equipment. Determine type and location of malfunctions and performs necessary repairs to correct the problem. Mates; aligns and calibrates equipment in the integrated system. Performs UAS daily; preflight; and post flight inspections to include UAS fueling and de-fueling. Notes and records maintenance to be performed and evaluates operational readiness of the air vehicle and subsystems. Provide oversight for maintenance students during the launch and recovery phase of training.

Education Bachelors Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work/military experience.

Qualifications 2-5 years of directly related experience in the development and delivery of technical training programs.


Must be qualified in the Shadow RQ-7B system as a maintenance technician. Preferred: V2 qualified and ABIC qualification


Must have or be able to obtain a Secret Level Security Clearance. Must be able to ascend and descend stairs; stand for an extended period of time up to at least 50 minutes and walk at least 100 meters across uneven or unpaved surfaces. Must be able to lift equipment up to 45 Lbs without assistance and assist in moving heavier multiple person lift equipment. Must be able to work in all weather elements (except lightning) for extended periods of time.

  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.