Senior Maintenance and Material Manager in Kuwait City at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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    Kuwait City
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    5 to 8 years
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Job Description

Senior Maintenance and Material Management tasks in support of the Strategic Operations and Plans (SOaP) GCSS-Army Team

  1. Assist and support units during conversion to Global Combat Support System - Army (GCSS-Army) Wave 2 by providing technical support and oversight vital to the successful deployment of GCSS-Army Wave 2. Provide material management support during the integration of GCSS-Army in CENTCOM Theater. Have continuous visibility and knowledge of all units entering and exiting the AOR and provide reports as required on all aspects of GCSS-Army Wave 2 implementation during the fielding process.
  2. Provide training, oversight, and technical support for incoming and outgoing units within the CENTCOM AOR on GCSS-Army.
  3. Participate in organization change management and planning meetings, monitor and report the status of unit pre-conversion data cleansing efforts, ensure the Property Book Unit Supply Enhanced (PBUSE) property book and all versions of Standard Army Maintenance System-Enhanced (SAMS-E) and unit supply records match the information on the property book.
  4. Contractor is also responsible but not limited to tracking the status and providing assistance of the SAMS-E data validation against Property Book and MTOE, MMDF and table B2 configuration validation, the removal of erroneous equipment, assisting operators with input of missing equipment, correct corrupted work orders / part DOC / faults, repair service data, run adhoc reports to validate missing critical data input, merge predefined tasks and projected man-hours IAW MAC table to accommodate on- hand assigned equipment, merge and separate UICs as required, check list of items to be validated and corrected by the user and provide a final analysis of errors found and repaired along with unit responsible corrections.
  5. Provide continuous visibility and material management on all aspects of GCSS-A following the Wave 2 conversion, implementation and fielding process.
  6. Provide a daily CENTCOM Materiel Readiness report for the theater and weekly equipment readiness charts for the Commanders top 20 and any other requested equipment/fleet within the CENTCOM AOR, using Business Intelligence reports available within GCSS-Army.
  7. Establish contact with Field Service Representatives, Logistics Assistance Representatives, and The Defense Logistics Agency to gather information on issues influencing readiness.
  8. Attend, on a weekly basis, all meetings requiring a Material Readiness representative. The primary purpose for these meetings is to discuss or present equipment readiness or maintenance status, but may include GCSS-A sustainment topics or reoccurring logistics updates to the chain of command.
  9. Provide oversight of maintenance issues impacting force readiness. Determine requirements and maintenance capabilities for supported units of the command, conduct theater maintenance trend analysis, and identify equipment maintenance issues. Coordinate resolution with the appropriate elements.


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


5-8 years of related experience in logistics, traffic and/or supply chain management.

 Secret Clearance Required. TSC/ESC level experience as an Army Maintenance and Supply Manager of Wheel and Track vehicles to include all associated weapon systems and electronic enablers. Position requires proficiency with Microsoft Power Point, and Excel. Working knowledge of LIW, ILAP, SAMS (legacy)/SAMS-E and thorough understanding of the 026 Reports. Ability to work with and in a team environment, have effective communication skills, both verbal and written, the ability to produce strategic and executive level briefings. Briefing senior level audiences is required.  Have in depth knowledge of Army STAMIS systems including:
  1. Standard Army Maintenance System-Enhanced (SAMS-E)
  2. Property Book Unit Supply Enhanced (PBUSE)
  3. Global Combat Support System - Army (GCSS-Army)
*This position will deploy with U.S. Forces, and therefore is subject to Deployed Contractor training and regulations, and USCENTCOM Individual Protection and individual / Unit Deployment Policy. Successful candidates will be subject to initial and recurring physical examinations and medical testing, and meet fitness for duty requirements in accordance with the CENTCOM Policy and related modifications and regulations.Please find the standards here:\' target=\'blank\' rel=\'noopener\'> 

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