Technical Trainer, Navy

July 8 2019
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories HR, Training, Training - Development - Improvement
Victoria, BC

Technical Trainer, Navy


Victoria, BC


Specific Job Description

As a member of our team, the successful candidate contributes to our key projects as follows:

  • Work independently within the Department of National Defence (DND) naval operations school, providing operational support for the command roles in training scenarios through simulators (trainers) called the Synthetic Environment Advanced Combat Operator Trainer (SEACOT), the Synthetic Environment Advanced Warfare Operations and Leadership Facility (SEAWOLF).
  • Support instructors by determining how to incorporate SEACOT/SEAWOLF into lesson plans and how to conduct operational scenarios to support training. This includes conducting training scenarios in command roles of mission-based scenarios. As a training facilitator, you will liaise between DND and LM Canada staff to report defects and areas for enhancement. The LM Canada staff with which you will liaise consists of Halifax-based software developers and support services.
Facilitator Responsibilities:
  • Participate in training serials in trainers (SEACOT/SEAWOLF) for daily training
  • Provide training support in one of the following roles:
    • Task Group Commander (CTG)
    • Above-Water Warfare Commander (AWWC)
    • Underwater Warfare Commander (UWWC)
    • Tactical Air Commander (TacAir), and
    • Anti-Surface Warfare Commander (ASuWC).
  • Support training as command staff positions during operational team training serials
  • Support the Navy by providing instructors with lesson plan integration support
  • Recommend operational insertions that will make the SEACOT/SEAWOLF classrooms effective for their intended purpose
  • Liaise with LM Canada’s on-site Configuration Management (CM) and Data Management (DM) as required
  • Conduct tours and provide demonstrations of the SEACOT/SEAWOLF as tasked by DND
  • Identify (with the aid of instructors) and report discrepancies between application contents and operational systems functionality
  • Work with minimum supervision and following common company processes.

Employee Type

Full Time

Vacancy Type


Business Environment

Lockheed Martin Canada is the Canadian-based arm of Lockheed Martin Corporation, a global security and aerospace company employing 98,000 people worldwide, including nearly 1,000 Canadians. By applying innovative approaches of our highly skilled and experienced Canadian workforce, we have been Canada’s trusted defence and aerospace partner for over 75 years. We operate major facilities in Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Calgary and Victoria and work on a wide range of major programs from advanced naval technology products and unmanned systems software to providing delivery and in-service support of the latest military aircraft to commercial engine repair and overhaul capabilities.

Clearance required for role

Nato Secret

Required skills, qualifications and experience

  • Diploma from a recognized school or military/civilian technical training with 3-5 years of professional experience
  • Recent experience or demonstrated capacity to any one of the Perform Commander roles described
  • Experience with Voice Comms and tactics required in scenarios would be necessary
  • Detailed knowledge of trainers and CMS 330
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Project
  • Recent experience or demonstrated capacity to instruct in a classroom environment is an asset
  • Training and experience with course scheduling, authoring training materials, training conduct and trainers is an asset
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • French and/or Spanish language skills would be considered an asset.
* We are recruiting to fill 5 separate Ops room roles:
1 x Task Group Commander (CTG)
1 x Above-Water Warfare Commander (AWWC)
1 x Underwater Warfare Commander (UWWC)
1 x Tactical Air Commander (TacAir)
1 x Anti-Surface Warfare Commander (ASuWC)

Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin Canada is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are committed to excellence in serving all customers, including people with disabilities, and we encourage feedback on the provision of these services.

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