Directs the planning and training management cycle execution of Contractor activities in support of National Guard medical unit fielding, new equipment training, and sustainment training programs. Supervises the conduct, design, and execution of modernization-training and unit sustainment programs for battalion medical platoons and units subordinate to the Military Field Medical Command. Oversees and provides for supervision of training assistance team programs oriented toward ensuring the collective and individual skills training of medical soldiers and officers meets established standards for providing professional combat health support through all levels of field medical care. Supervises and directs medical logistics personnel with a goal of preparing medical sets, kits, and outfits for use with medical unit modernization training programs. Ensures sustainment of the professional and paraprofessional certifications of Contractor employees assigned or attached to the Medical Unit Training Branch.
B. Independence: Operates independently within principles and guidelines agreed upon with the Manager, Health Affairs Division (HAD) and in coordination with other management personnel to accomplish organizational objectives and goals.
C. Supervisory Responsibilities: Supervises all employees assigned or attached to the Medical Unit Training Branch.
A. Education Level: Bachelor’s degree required. Military Officer or Senior NCO and graduate of officer or NCO advanced course or Service equivalent.
B. Experience: Ten (10) years’ experience in leadership and/or staff positions in field combat health service support operations or fixed medical treatment facilities. Five (5) years of experience must be in field medical training and/or operations, to include being familiar with the concepts of modernized battlefield operations (medical).
C. Specific knowledge, skill, ability and requirements: Thorough knowledge and understanding of Combat Health Service Support (CHSS) on the integrated battlefield. Must be knowledgeable of the health care continuum from the point of injury to fixed treatment facilities. Must understand force integration techniques and complete operational integration of units into the active force, to include documentation, training, manning, and equipping of field medical organizations. Must be familiar with principles governing tactical information and medical logistics systems. Must be computer literate in MS-Word based programs. Must possess a valid driver’s license.