Job Description

Tracking Code
3145-317
Job Description

McKean Defense is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. McKean Defense is employee owned, and values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of McKean’s employee owner workforce are veterans.

McKean is seeking a candidate with experience in Training Administration to work as Manpower, Personnel and Training (MPT) Coordinator supporting USN ships in the Pre-Commissioning phase. Primary work location is Norfolk Naval Base but periodic travel may be required. Using a tailored MPT Wide Area Network application, the selected candidate is expected to:

  • Track prospective gains on Permanent Change of Station orders.
  • Review Permanent Change of Station orders for Navy Enlisted Classifications (NEC).
  • Coordinate with Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS) Detailers.
  • Liaison with Navy learning centers, and others to coordinate crew training.
  • Create individual training tracks for service members.
  • Provide school quota management.
  • Document all training for future and completed training utilizing the MPT database.
  • Prepare, submit and brief periodic status reports as a measure of crew training.
  • Prepare a comprehensive final training report to document training accomplishments in preparation for a successful crew certification.
Required Skills
  • Current Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Functional knowledge of MS Office suite and web-based tools and applications
  • Must have working knowledge of FLTMPS, eNTRS, Cantrac
Required Experience

  • Associates degree plus a minimum of 5 years of experience. 10 years of experience accepted to meet degree requirement.
  • Knowledge of Navy Training systems, policies and procedures.
  • Well versed with major Navy Training databases such as Fleet Training Management Planning System (FLTMPS), Corporate Enterprise Training Activity Resource Systems (CeTARS), Catalog of Navy Training Courses (CANTRAC) and Enterprise Navy Training Reservation System (eNTRS)
  • Familiarity with Navy Enlisted Occupational Standards, Navy Enlisted Classifications and Navy detailing systems
  • Ship precommissioning process experience a plus
  • Current Active DoD Secret Clearance

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.

Job Location
Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

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