Overseas Survival Awareness Program (OSAP) Instructor

Choisys is a proud Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and a SBA certified 8(a) Business Development Program participant. We deliver Higher Value through customer-centric solutions that drive innovation and adapt to evolving mission requirements – with well documented success on numerous programs within the Civilian, Defense, and Intelligence communities. We are experts in IT Service Delivery processes and industry best practices, continuously integrating the framework of our ISO 9001, 20000, and 27001 certifications to achieve service excellence. Choisys combines empirical methodologies and lessons learned with leading-edge solutions to solve complex problems, provide ongoing support, and deliver quantifiable benefits. Our mission focus areas include, but are not limited to, PMO Support, Health IT, Education + Learning, Infrastructure Management, and Cyber Security.  

We are seeking a Overseas Survival Awareness Program (OSAP) Instructor with the following skills in the Quantico, VA area. The position requires a candidate be a US citizen and to have an active Secret clearance.

Provide instruction that familiarizes students on the following:

  1. Survival awareness
  2. Route analysis
  3. Attack recognition
  4. Mission planning
  5. Defensive counterintelligence Considerations
  6. Vehicle Checkpoints VCP
  7. Personal Security Detail PSD Operations
  8. React to Contact/Immediate Action Drills (IAD)
  9. Physical Security Awareness
  10. Fire as a Weapon
  11. Improvised Explosive Device Awareness
  12. Self Defense for Overseas Travel
  13. Domestic and Foreign Firearms Familiarization
  14. Overseas Driving
  15. Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC)

Provide assistance in class preparation and recovery including maintenance of usable and consumable gear/materials/items used to deliver the class instruction and training. Assist in curriculum refinement and development of new curriculum as mission requirements change. Since this is high-risk training and the instructional staff will be in the best position to monitor required equipment’s (i.e.. safety, operational equipment, etc…) the instructional staff will: 

  • Support preparation and submission of budget requests
  • Assist in the maintenance and upkeep of an 80-vehicle fleet including cleaning, fueling, 
  • and preventative maintenance.
  • Provide transportation to and from offsite locations in support of OSAP as needed or 
  • requested.
  • Maintenance of live fire and blank firing weapons used in the course.
  • Assist in the general upkeep of course facilities.
  • Personnel shall have a U.S. passport and be able to travel overseas to conduct sustainment training and assessments.
  • OSAP instructors must currently hold an active Secret clearance
  • In addition, individuals who have federal experience and overseas travel that meet multiple instructional areas are considered highly qualified:
  • Experience as a Legal Attaché (LEGAT) or Assistant Legal Attaché (ALAT) and/or experience with Extraterritorial (ET) Squad.
  • Experience in Counterterrorism.
  • Experience with Protective Detail.
  • Experience with Hostage Rescue.
  • Experience with federal investigative matters and supporting training initiatives.
  • Experience as Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) agent missions in support of U.S. Government.
  • Experience as 1811 Series. (Criminal Investigator)
  • Experience performing Personnel Security Detail missions in support of the U.S. Government.
  • Prior experience as an Obstacle Protective Service Course (OPSC) driving instructor, Department of State Foreign Affairs Counter-Threat (FACT) driving instructor, Tactical and Emergency Vehicle Operations Center (TEVOC) instructor.
  • Experience as Tactical Instructor (preferred), Firearms Instructor, Law Enforcement Tactics for Safety and Survival (LETSS) instructor, HRT operator or enabler, SWAT operator. 
  • Experience as a 18D (Army Military Occupational Specialty (MOS)) or DoD service equivalent, Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) instructor, Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) instructor, Emergency Medical Instructor, and/or Current Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic. 
  • Experience as a EOD technician, Hazardous Device Specialist (HDS), Special Agent Bomb Technician, and/or Explosive Ordinance Specialist. (EOS). A graduate of Hazardous Device School (HDS) or an Explosives Technician will be considered.

Choisys Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. The candidate must have the ability to sit for long periods of time, ability to discern colors, ability to read and monitor a computer screen for an extended period.

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