Aerostat Logistics (Logistics Engineers) CONUS / OCONUS

To provide Operations and Sustainment (O&B3S) support to include the Persistent Threat Detection System (PTDS) and Persistent Ground Surveillance System (PGSS) Operators/User-Level Maintainers, sustainment, logistics support, and engineering and integration support for PTDS and PGSS in CONUS and OCONUS locations.

PTDS / PGSS is a Quick Reaction Capability (QRC) that provides integrated persistent surveillance, detection capabilities, and Full Motion Video (FMV) dissemination to Tactical Operation Centers (TOC). PTDS / PGSS integrates different sensors, some of which are located on its airborne aerostat, to detect small arms fires and Counter Improvised Explosive Device (IED) activity near airfields, fixed-base encampments, forward operating locations, and other facilities in support of rapid reaction security forces in the area of operation.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Ensures safety is the first priority. Responsible for implementing a safety program at the operating site that encourages a work environment of zero accident and injuries. Provides leadership to promote and foster a team culture consistent with company core values. Manages inbound and outbound personnel to and from the site to include lodging assignments. Works with local leadership to ensure adequate lodging, sustenance, and security. Performs Logistics support for all functions of the PTDS and PGSS

Understands the Aerostats status and inventory reporting systems. Reports daily Aerostat, equipment and personnel status. Reviews and approves Travel Expense forms. Adheres to Company policy and recommends improvements. Follows procedures and provides the necessary leadership and supervision to ensure all operations are in compliance with policy, plans, procedures, and work instructions. Generates “all hands” meetings to ensure all personnel are kept informed of announcements, policy updates, procedural changes, and other significant information. Ensures the day to day operations of the site are effectively and efficiently implemented, coordinated, and conducted in compliance with contract requirements and quality standards.

Promotes training and provides training opportunities for employees. Monitors all logistics activity to ensure parts and equipment are available to work not-mission capable (NMC) equipment. Validates manpower at the site is balanced with authorized billets. Monitors and approves employee hourly time records. Completes Employee Performance Reviews and conducts mentoring feedback sessions. Helps develop and then ensures that Site Budgets are followed. Performs other duties as assigned.

High School or GED and 1 year of qualified experience or 3 years of qualified experience in lieu of degree.

Deployment Requirements:

Candidate must be willing to work and live in U.S. Military Bases. Past military experience highly desirable. Overseas work in South West Asia will be compensated including hardship, hazardous differentials and bonus pay. U.S. DOD SECRET security clearance is required. Candidate must possess a valid US drivers license and US passport. Candidate must meet all physical, medical and other requirements for overseas deployment in accordance with current DOD regulations. This position is in Afghanistan, Iraq, New Jersey & Arizona; reassignment from one U.S. Military Base to another may be required based on the needs of the contract.

To review the medical and dental requirements for overseas deployment in accordance with DOD regulations please review the following site (please review both Medical Requirements and Dental Requirements):

Clearance required:

DOD Secret Clearance

**Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to **classified information.

“Bravura is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. We encourage Minority/Female/Protected Veteran/Disabled applicants to apply.

Qualifications Requires High School diploma or equivalent, and three to four years of related experience. Technical training equivalent to an Associate’s degree preferred. Degrees High School Diploma or GED Certificate

Equivalent Experience/Education:

Years of Experience 01-02 years w/High School Diploma Position Type Full-Time Shift Other/Unknown

Desired skills

Prior PGSS/PTDS Certification

Prior PGSS/PTDS Team Lead

Hands-on experience with aerostat

Effective oral and written communication skills

O&M of mechanical equipment to include one or more of the following:

  • Aerial lift
  • Forklift
  • Industrial generator sets


Full benefits are offered.

Job Category: Aerostat
Job Type: Full Time
Clearance Level: DOD Secret Clearance

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