CACI International Jobs

Job Information

CACI International Exercise Planner in International, Germany

Exercise Planner

Job Category: Training

Time Type: Part time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Secret

Employee Type: Part-Time On-Call-Long-Term Assignment

Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 75%

Type of Travel: Continental US

What You’ll Get to Do:

The Exercise Planner supports the AC/S for Operations (G3), or the AC/S for Plans and Concepts (G5) and is the primary action officer for one or more assigned joint or service-component exercises and assists the assigned exercise lead planners in other exercises.

More About the Role:

  • Plans and coordinates EUCOM and AFRICOM participation in assigned joint and service (Title 10) exercises.

  • Ensures exercise purpose, exercise objectives, training audience, and training objectives support the EUCOM/AFRICOM Campaign Plans and Command Training Plans.

  • Coordinates across the EUCOM/AFRICOM staff in order to integrate the appropriate level of staff oversight and participation in exercise planning and execution.

  • Ensures assigned exercise and events are coordinated with all stakeholders to include respective combatant command headquarters, other service component and sub-unified command headquarters, exercise participants, the host nation and other allied armed forces participants, interagency partners, international organizations, and respective U.S. Embassy personnel.

  • Maintains appropriate entries in the Global Theater Security Cooperation Information Management System (GTSCMIS).

  • Coordinates and sources exercise participants in the Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS).

  • Determines exercise funding requirements and sources and manages exercise budget.

  • Drafts, coordinates, and provides in-progress reviews (IPRs) and exercise confirmation briefs at an appropriate level consistent with event scope and objectives, up to and including briefs at the combatant commander and ambassadorial levels.

  • Ensures exercise participants understand mission, intent, concept of operations, RSO&I requirements, liberty regulations, etc.

  • Maintains a common operational picture (COP) for assigned exercises by keeping exercise portal pages, concept slides, and JTIMS current, and by providing updates to EUCOM/AFRICOM monthly exercise report.

  • Coordinates assessment and after-action reviews for assigned exercises.

  • Plans, organizes, and conducts exercise planning conferences to support the five stages of the Joint Event Life Cycle (JELC).

  • Provides current operations support as a member of the EUCOM/AFRICOM Command Center watch team on an as required basis.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Possess a U.S. Citizenship, a valid U.S. Driver’s License, and a valid U.S. tourist passport.

  • Possess a US Secret or higher-level clearance.

  • Completed Joint Professional Military Education (JPME) Phase I.

  • Must be able and willing to travel anywhere in the United States, EUCOM and AFRICOM Areas of Responsibility.

  • Must be able and willing to travel frequently (may be up to 75%).

  • Must be able to work extended hours in support of exercise requirements.

  • Must be an effective communicator both verbally and in writing, and able to brief senior military leaders.

  • Must be proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office suite of programs including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and SharePoint.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

A minimum of three years’ joint exercise planning experience at the service component- or combatant command level, and demonstrating fluency with joint operations, the Joint Training System, and the Joint Training Information System (JTIMS) is preferred.

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.