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Job #: R-00012330
Location: Abingdon, MD
Category: Technical Trainer
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Leidos Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) Portfolio has a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) Operations Instructor.. The Operations Instructor will provide technical support under the Leidos prime contract for delivering services and development efforts supporting the Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical and Biological Center (CCDC CBC). This position is located at Aberdeen Proving Ground - Edgewood Area, Maryland.

The Operations Instructor will support the Advanced Chemical, Biological, Radiological (CBR) Training team and will deliver expertise to Federal Government agencies in supporting the combat against Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD). As part of the effort the SME shall be responsible in working with both Federal Government staff / officials and other Leidos support personnel in planning, executing, and completing field activities associated with WMD and Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) training, demonstration, field exercises, table top exercises and other duties as assigned by the Government Project Team Lead.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Assist Federal Agencies in training development of countermeasures to chemical and biological agents and other WMDs
  • Serves and assists CCDC CBC in WMD efforts as a technical member between the training team and various classified and unclassified customers, to include Department of Defense, Department of Justice, and Department of Energy
  • Leads/supports chemical training events through the lifecycle - defining organizational tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP's); integration of TTP's with the training being offered; interfacing with CBRNE subject matter experts; building a rapport with the customer; partnering with Chief, Special Plans Office to develop business.
  • Assists in special projects for classified customers, to include chemical solutions as it relates to engineering, construction, response, training and application.
  • Articulates and communicates to the team the assignment, project, problem to be solved, actionable events, milestones, and/or program issues under review, and deadlines and time frames for completion.


Basic Qualifications
  • B.S. Degree in technical field (Sciences) with 2-4 years' chemical (WMD) training experience or 5 or more years' experience with CBRNE and WMD technical support to include field experience.
  • Ability to pay attention to detail
  • Demonstrated analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in setting up, operating, maintaining, and calibrating field analytical equipment
  • Ability to communicate effectively with government and contractor personnel
  • Ability to coordinate team activities and offer expertise for the resolution of issues
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Minimum of Secret Clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI
  • Ability to travel 20-25 percent of the time.


Preferred Qualifications
  • Military Experience, Civil Support Team experience and/or Military Occupation Specialty preferred.
  • Experience in working with Gov't and civilian agencies.
  • Experience in organic chemical synthesis techniques


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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