JSOFT: Senior Weapons Instructor

1 year ago
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Special Operations Forces Fielding and Training Team (SOF FTT) - an articulate and effective training specialist, preferably a former SOF weapons sergeant, who can interact with technicians, logisticians, high-level officials, and all United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) Component SOF Operators to develop and monitor New Equipment Training (NET), Logistical, and Sustainment requirements, for new and existing SOF peculiar combat systems. Primary duty is SOF FTT trainer for all weapons programs provided by the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) - Crane Indiana, to all Components of USSOCOM. Requires travel to locations in the continental United States and worldwide to include 180 + day deployment in designated combat zones. Candidate will be developing training curriculum, Programs of Instruction (POI), and power point training materials. This person will need to have prior training experience in SOF weapons and weapons related accessories and Visual Augmentation Systems in their background and be able to maintain these systems according to NSWC – Crane Maintenance metrics. 


  • 18B (Weapons) qualification.
  • Must have proficiency in vehicle driving and maintenance, pyrotechnic and demolition materials, visual augmentation systems.


  • Minimum of 5 years instructional knowledge.
  • Minimum of 3 years instructing SOF Weapons, SOPMOD, and other SOF equipment.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience conducting weapons maintenance.
  • Must possess and maintain a current certification in Basic First Aid (as defined by the American Red Cross)
  • Must possess and maintain a current certification in CPR (as defined by the American Red Cross).
  • Must be willing deploy and be able to gain pre-deployment medical/dental/psychological clearance and complete all other pre-deployment requirements as specified.
  • Experience in a USSOCOM/USASOC unit, and have US Army/Marine Corp weapons maintenance experience.
  • Must be a graduate of a Department of Defense certified Instructor Training Course (ITC). 


Silverback7, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran)


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