Linxx Global Solutions Senior Close Quarters Combat Instructor in Chesapeake, Virginia

Job Opportunity - U.S. Coast Guard Marine Security Response Team (USCG MSRT)

Linxx Global Solutions is a fast-growing Government contracting company, with corporate offices located in Virginia Beach, VA and contract support offices operating in 11 locations across the U.S. Linxx is a well-run, lean company with an excellent past performance record. We are dedicated to improving the security of America and her allies through insightful analysis, creative product development, and exceptional customer service.

This position is contingent upon contract award

Responsibilities

  • Shall assist in planning for training, coordinating for facilities, and providing after-action feedback to the training audience

  • Shall demonstrate a high level of professional management in performing training activities and facilitating classroom environments at all times

  • Shall provide CQC Qualification Training to USCG students during the Marine Security Response Team Advanced Interdiction Training Course. Training shall include classroom sessions and practical application of CQC, TTP, and policy to include: tactical clearing of rooms, passageways, stairs, cargo holds, open spaces, port/urban areas; use and maintenance of breaching equipment; progressive breaching utilizing manual, ballistic and mechanical breaching techniques; application of the Commandant's Use-of-Force policy; marshalling of ships' crew and passengers; and planning tactical operations

  • Shall administer instruction, correcting deficiencies, and critique student performance

  • Shall provide CQC and Small-Unit Tactics Instruction to USCG operational teams to sustain unit proficiency (Individual and Team CQC Proficiency Training). Contractor delivered Proficiency training shall include classroom sessions and practical application of CQC and small-unit tactics TTP and policy to include: tactical clearing of rooms, passageways, stairs, cargo holds, open spaces, and port/urban areas; use and maintenance of breaching equipment; progressive breaching utilizing manual, ballistic and mechanical breaching techniques; application of the Commandant's Use-of-Force policy; marshalling of ships' crew and passengers; and planning tactical operations

  • Shall assess the skills instructed during Individual and Team CQC Proficiency Training. The Contractors assessment shall include an evaluation of operational teams’ and individuals’ skill on the subjects covered in CQC Qualification training

  • After the assessments, shall provide the results in a Proficiency Report to the Project Manager (PM). The report shall include the number of team and individuals assessed, and the results of the assessment of team's or individual's performance

  • At the end of each course, provide a course critique to all participants

  • Periodic travel to other training or exercise sites is required and may occur in any state, the District of Columbia, and the commonwealths, territories, and possessions of the United States

Required Qualifications

  • Possess a minimum of 15 years of combined Joint Tactical Operations and Tactical Trainer experience in the conduct of Advanced Marksmanship and dynamic CQC, preferably in a Maritime Environment

  • Must have served as an assault team member, or leader, in DOD or Federal Law Enforcement agencies (e.g. U.S. Army Special Forces, U.S. Navy SEALs, FBI Hostage Rescue Team, USSS counter assault team, or USCG Maritime Security Response Team)

  • Experience in current USCG Deployable Specialized Force or DOD SOF infiltration/exfiltration TTPs, including but not limited to, fast rope insertion/extraction, and hook and climb operations

  • Experience in teaching and performing mechanical, manual, and ballistic breaching with common manual breaching tools, M870 shotguns, cutting saws and exothermic torches

  • Must be able to serve under adverse environmental conditions, to include wearing body armor kit, (up to 60lbs) in intense heat, cold, wet conditions up to 10 hours a day

  • Must be legally permitted to possess or use firearms (i.e. not subject to Lautenberg Amendment constraints) and must qualify within 30 days of employment on USCG basic and combat weapons courses

  • Graduate of a certified instructor trainer course

  • Current Secret clearance

  • U.S. citizen

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Able to speak, understand, read and write English fluently

  • Proficient in using Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Present a professional appearance

Preferred Requirements

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Experience as an assault team member, or leader, with USCG MSRT, DOD SOF Tier 1 or 2 units, or Naval Special Warfare

Benefits

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance

  • 401K

  • Basic and voluntary life insurance

  • Disability coverage

  • Paid time off