Human Engagement Specialist

Location
Fayetteville USA-CA-San Diego USA-NC-Camp Lejeune USA-CO-Ft Carson USA-KY-Ft Campbell USA-HI-C
Posted
Jun 14, 2017
Closes
Jul 05, 2017
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
General Dynamics Health Solutions/ ARMA has an opening supporting the DOD POTFF Program:

The contractor shall train SOF personnel in the art of negotiation, mediation, conflict resolution, cross-cultural communication, and adaptive thinking and leadership to maximize performance in accomplishing mission objectives in potentially time-constrained, high-stakes, ambiguous and hostile operating environments.

 

The contractor shall also perform the following responsibilities:

 

Develop and provide instruction in adaptive thinking education and training to enhance SOF personnel ability to think and solve problems in unconventional ways

 

Maintain composure while responding to or adjusting one's own thinking and actions to fit a changing environment

 

Recognize, understand, and navigate within multiple social networks

 

Pro-actively shapes the environment or circumstances in anticipation of desired outcomes

Use operational vignettes and scenario based practical exercises that are open ended and ambiguous with a range of potential solutions

 

Challenging service members to explore options and develop creative and novel approaches

 

Develop and provide education and training in negotiation and mediation techniques to include aspects of negotiations in a joint, inter-agency, intergovernmental, and multinational environment

Provide training to individuals and groups utilizing general adult learning techniques focused on acquiring and applying adaptability and leadership skills/techniques

 

Teach and or develop instruction materials in leadership education and doctrine

 

Implement changes based on operational needs, new or emerging doctrine or practices

Assist with the development or provides overview briefings to VIPs and high-ranking leaders when required

 

Instructs planning, development, and implementation of Adaptive Thinking and Leadership subject matter to include: complex development and presentation dilemmas based on psychological, engagement, and negotiations theory and application, as well as future instruction initiatives

Education Bachelor's degree (BS or BA) in any field from a regionally accredited university

Qualifications SECRET Clearance

 

The contractor shall possess a Bachelor's degree (BS or BA) in any field from a regionally accredited university

 

Have a minimum of 10 years of active duty SOF experience to include company level leadership positions or higher

 

Have a minimum of 1 year practical experience in negotiation engagements or cross-cultural communications

 

The contractor shall be capable of meeting physical demands of training with SOF including the ability to hike over rough terrain and function in austere environments to observe SOF training evolutions and the ability to assist with strength and conditioning testing and training protocols, and lift and manipulate loads or weights up to 25 kilograms

 

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