General Dynamics Information Technology Fiber Optic Trainer in San Diego, California

Job Description

GDIT has an immediate opening for an experienced Fiber Optic Cable Instructor in support of Fleet training.

Develops, organizes, and conducts training and educational programs for customer personnel in support of Fiber Optic cabling repair and installation.

Develops; organizes; and conducts Fiber Optics repair and maintenance training and educational programs for Fleet sailors at Center for Surface Combat Systems CSCS DET WEST San Diego, CA. Training program requires ability to conduct traditional classroom instruction and laboratory support.

  • Provides dynamic teaching & training as well as assessment that require advanced knowledge of U.S. Fiber Optic repair and maintenance in support of Navy Combat Systems Capabilities.

  • Conducts dynamic assessment of the sailors' abilities to comply with approved maintenance and repair procedures and thereafter provides formal appraisal of performance with recommendations for improvement and methods to maintain technical proficiency.

  • Observes and assesses contemporaries during Practice and Certification Teaches per requirements NAVEDTRA 135.

  • Prepares; reviews; and customizes curriculum lesson plans and instructor guide in support of Fiber Optic Repair and Maintenance course of instruction.

  • Supports Course Reviews and Curriculum Updates; conducts training gap analysis provides formal feedback and recommendation for Course improvement via NKO COP.

  • Documents the training conducted with specifics of the individual areas and is responsible for generation of a formal assessment of measure of success via written report.

  • Based on seniority; will be responsible for the preparations of subordinate Tier I employee annual performance appraisals for leadership.

  • Develops; tests; maintains; and delivers moderately complex Navy Combat Systems training programs and related materials in support of CSCS training objectives.

  • Reviews and updates course content and objectives.

    1. Conducts training sessions and develops criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of training activities.
  • Maintains records of training activities; certifications; participant progress; and program effectiveness.

  • Maintains own certification and current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.


Bachelors Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work/military experience.


Five (5) years of experience with the required system as either a maintenance technician supervisor or operator

supervisor with responsibility for teaching the applicable system or function task to others in a journeyman level

training environment. Of the five years, one (1) year of experience as an instructor in a Navy Training Environment,

to include curriculum maintenance, writing learning objectives, preparing test items, evaluating instructional

materials and the results of instruction and counseling students on academic learning problems.

NEC 9502 and past experience and certification as Fiber Optic Instructor a major plus.

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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Job ID2018-49035

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionTechnical Operations (TechOps)

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time