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Joint SOF Trainer (Fires) IV

WWC Global
Tampa, FL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

The Joint SOF Trainer (Fires) IV assists Theater Special Operations Commands, SOF Service Components, and joint Special Operations Forces (SOF) Headquarters in the planning, coordination, and execution of functional and joint collective training that focuses at the operational and strategic levels of war. The trainers support joint SOF headquarters includes individual, staff, and unit collective training, academic events, senior leader seminars, planning exercises, tabletop exercises, and functional area workshops. This support culminates in the execution of joint mission rehearsals, command post exercises, and other collective training events that supports the USSOCOM 350-12 certification and validation program.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing subject matter expertise and strategic and operational-level joint training primarily in the area of Fires. Perform in-depth research, analysis, and training to support the Theater Special Operations Commands, SOF Service Components, and joint SOF Task Force Commanders readiness and exercise programs.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain functional currency and relevancy and awareness of SOF and Joint Enterprise training requirements through constant research.
  • Prepare appropriate training methods and materials based on Adult Learning and Training principles that train Battle Staffs on the 12 SOF core activities and 18 SOF joint HQs tasks at the operational and strategic levels.
  • Maintain functional and cooperative relationships with operational and strategic level planners and leaders in the USSOCOM HQs, GCC's, TSOC's, the Joint Staff, and JSOC, in order to facilitate a synchronized effort in exercise design and execution across the community of interest.
  • Support exercise design, JELC planning, scenario scripting, key staff role playing, training, and observations.
  • Utilize the ADDIE (Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement, Evaluate) model in executing the Joint Training System / Joint Training Tool to determine exercise and training requirements, design and develop appropriate training materials and scripting for in-person and online delivery, deliver in-person and online training using adult training principles, observe and evaluate training effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Create or review/critique events concepts, to include purpose, objectives, broad scenario characteristics, processes, and products to support the mission and objectives of the events sponsor; use real-world events and operational planning concepts.

Work Environment:

  • Moderate noise (i.e. business office with computers, phone and printers) and /or occasional Loud noise (airfield, large equipment).
  • Ability to sit at a computer terminal for an extended period of time.
  • Ability to work in confined areas.
  • Ability to work in remote and rural environments.

Physical Demands:

  • While performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee is required to sit, stand, talk, and hear.
  • Employee is often required to sit and use their hands and fingers to operate a computer.
  • Ability to drive a motor vehicle in environments including city, highway, and rural roads CONUS and OCONUS.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • 21-49% / Regular Travel.
  • This position may require travel to remote overseas locations for extended periods of time.

WWC Global is a small, woman-owned business providing management consulting services to U.S. government agencies.

At WWC Global, our employees are the embodiment of our success as a firm. Our team is comprised of a tenacious group of diverse professionals located across the globe. It includes military veterans and spouses of active duty troops, former federal employees, policy experts, academics, attorneys, and technical and business experts, all of whom share a strong work ethic and the skills to succeed in both collaborative and independent environments. WWC Global is invested in the long-term success of both our clients and colleagues for the right reasons. Our dedication to putting good government into practice is underpinned by a merit-based culture that measures success by productivity and credibility.

WWC Global will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants who are unable to utilize our online application system due to a disability. Please send your request to WWC Global HR at

WWC Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer we do not discriminate based on age, race, national or ethnic origin, gender, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected class. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws: Equal Employment Opportunity and Employee Polygraph Protection Act.

WWC Global's Affirmative Action Program is available to any employee or applicant for employment for inspection upon request, to the extent required by federal regulations. The Affirmative Action Program can be accessed during normal business hours by making an appointment with WWC Global HR at


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree with a minimum of 4 years warfighting operational experience; or Associates degree with a minimum of 6 years experience at an operational-level (2-star or greater) Joint or Service HQs staff.
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance.
  • Minimum of 10 years experience performing functional Operational Fires and the Joint Targeting Process.
  • Knowledge and experience in event After Action Report (AAR) products and procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform duties as a Fires Observer/Trainers.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience on the Universal Joint Task List (UJTL) and developing a Joint Mission Essential Task List (JMETL).
  • Knowledge and experience in advising/assist Government/Military leaders on matters concerning planning, training, implementation, and assessment of Joint Fires and Effects support assets, capabilities, best practices, risks, and risk mitigation.
  • Knowledge and ability to develop and present briefs for problem resolution.
  • Knowledge and experience with communications and information systems training.
  • Knowledge and experience in Joint Doctrine.
  • Valid drivers license (proof of which will be required after hire) and ability to qualify for and maintain WWC liability insurance through a clean driving record.
  • EO 14042, the vaccine mandate for federal contractors, is enjoined and not currently being enforced. Should enforcement resume, applicants must understand and agree to comply with the order and related guidance.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. WWC Global will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior SOF (O5-O6/CW4/E9).
  • Availability within three weeks of offer date.


WWC Global offers a competitive benefits plan including:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Pet Insurance

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