Challenging Employment sought which will capitalize on my skills, experience, and training. Previous employment history demonstrates effective and efficient results obtained through an effective combination of leadership, management, cross-cultural communication and common sense.
● Twenty years of active Federal service with the United States Army.
Safeguarded and accounted for $9 million in equipment and vehicles.
● Maintained a 100% safety record.
● Over 12 years' experience as a civilian contractor throughout Iraq, Africa, and Afghanistan.
Performs as a Senior Trainer responsible for the planning, development, and writing of Lesson Plans, Programs of Instruction (POI's), and training support packages addressing the planning, coordination, and execution of C-IED FoM Operations Training along with 5 Afghan Translators. Coordinates Logistic requirements, and administrative tracking of Afghan National Army (ANA) Students and Coalition Trainers. Maintains constant interface between Engility Team Leaders and Coalition Partners, Security Force Advise and Assist Team (SFAT) and ANA Leadership. Keeps the Program Manager (PM) and Deputy Program Manager (DPM) informed of training issues.
Responsible for the Reception, Staging, Onward movement and Integration (RSOI) Training. Conducts daily briefings and Weapons Training for newly arrived U.S. Forces into Afghanistan.
Performs as Site Manager for 5 Training Teams consisting of 6 Instructors per Team. Assists with the planning, development, and writing of Lesson Plans, Programs of Instruction (POI's), and training support packages. Coordinates Logistic requirements, and administrative tracking of Afghan National Army (ANA) Students and Coalition Trainers. Maintains accountability of 19 Local National Translators, Drivers, and and vehicles. Maintains constant interface between MPRI Team Leaders, Coalition Partners, and ANA Leadership for up to 6-82 man units simultaneously. Keeps the Program Manager (PM) and Deputy Program Manager (DPM) informed of training issues.
Performs as a Peace Support Operations Training Assistance (PSO) Instructor, African Contingency Operations Training and Assistance Program, Malawi, Africa/Nigeria, Africa. In support of the African Contingency Operations Training and Assistance Program (ACOTA). Performed (PSO) Soldier Skills Training to provide Peacekeeping Operations (PKO) soldier skills instruction to African military units. Instructed and supervised PKO soldier skills training in for African company grade officers and their soldiers who deploy. Provides orientation in United Nations peacekeeping operations. Responsible for ensuring development of POIs, lesson plans, and training support packages for individual and collective training.
Mobile Training Team Training Specialist/Range Manager, Iraq. Performed duties as a Senior Training Specialist responsible for the integration/reception, training, accountability, logistical support, and historical record keeping to include contract/sub-contractor compliance and financial accountability for a 12 man Mobile Training Team for the Iraqi Army. Provide quality professional training.
Member of an 18 man Protective Services Detail (PSD) responsible for the personal protection of U.S. Government contracted Explosive Ordnance experts. Provide around the clock security for clients conducting ordnance removal/disposal operations throughout Iraq. Perform coordination for Quick Reaction Force, armed convoy operations for movement in Iraq, and installation security and evacuation procedures at various sites throughout Iraq. Responsible for gathering and analyzing intelligence in order to provide force protection during the achievement of operational objectives. Assisted in refining the camp security plan and monitoring the RAID Tower System, to provide optimum security to cantonment Life Support Areas, ammunition storage/caches in our area of operation. Performed duties as Assistant Team Leader (ATL) during Team Leader's absence.
Camp Dublin, Iraq. Performed duties as a Counter Terrorist Special Operations Forces (CTSOF) Tier I Emergency Response Unit (ERU)/Crisis Response Team (CRT) Instructor/Mentor. Responsible for the primary Instruction/training to Iraqi Ministry of Interior (MOI) ERU/CRT Operators. Instruct small group leadership, team leadership skills, troop leading procedures, mission planning, and team/group leader responsibilities. Train and Mentor Iraqi Special Police ERU/CRT Operators on Close Quarters Battle (CQB) and Breaching Techniques.
● Twenty years of active Federal service with the United States Army. ● Trainer/Instructor/Mentor of Foreign, and American mounted and dismounted military and civilian security personnel, tactics, and U.S./foreign weapons. ●Observer/Controller for Mechanized Infantry (mounted and dismounted), and Armored units. ●Trained in various aspects of physical, personnel, and property security. ●Qualified Expert on U.S. and Foreign military pistols, rifles and machine guns. ●Performed foot and vehicle security escorts and patrols. ●Conducted checkpoint and access control point (ACP) operations. ●Searched personnel and equipment for illegal substances and contraband. ● Detained and Safeguarded personnel when necessary. ●Trained on hand-to-hand combat and emergency first aid procedures. ●Safeguarded and accounted for $9 million in equipment and vehicles. ●Maintained a 100% safety record.
Training, Program Manager, Instructor, Weapons, Heavy and Light equipment operator, Excellent Multi-tasker, Liaison Officer, Mentoring, Operations Manager, Security, Personnel and Equipment Accountability, Financial Accountability, Information Assurance Subject Matter Expert, Security Planning, Security Guard, Maintenance, Emergency Medical Response, Leadership Skills, Recruiter, Leadership Development.
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