General Dynamics Information Technology Sr Instructor in Chesapeake, Virginia
Responsible for curriculum revision and maintenance. Technical curriculum may involve electronics, welding, or more highly technical areas such as radio and electronics repair or operation of weapons systems. This instructor uses a computer to organize and draft a curriculum that breaks a complex subject into blocks or units of instruction, creates graphics, and integrates them into curriculum. Courses may be instructor based, computer-based, simulator based, interactive, or non-interactive. This instructor also teaches short technical courses in accordance with approved curriculum to maintain proficiency and to evaluate and develop new instructional techniques/courses. Job duties also include the following: incorporation of new curriculum in the teaching process (e.g., develops clarification or examples of application related to the subject matter), development and maintenance of classroom techniques that reflect professionalism and good discipline and enhance teaching, development of alternative teaching techniques and scenarios to maintain high motivation and interest in the subject areas, and while acting as the testing officer, the conducting of test analysis and development or revision of test items.
Plans, coordinates, and conducts training and related instructional programs for customer personnel.
Conducts training sessions and assists in evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.
Coordinates logistics for instruction events, including scheduling classes, reserving classrooms, and preparing workstations.
Maintains records of training activities, participant progress, and program effectiveness.
May participate in the development and establishment of course content and objectives.
Updates course documentation as needed to ensure timeliness and relevance.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
Participates in special projects as required.
Associates Degree, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work/military experience.
3-5 years of directly related experience in course instruction.
Active Secret clearance required.
Skills & Abilities
Basic knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the delivery of training programs.
Basic knowledge of relevant technology or subject matter.
Demonstrated effective presentation and communication skills.
As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.
Number of Positions1
Job FunctionTechnical Operations (TechOps)
Security Clearance LevelSecret
Full/Part TimeFull Time