This contract provides non-personal services for UAS instruction, maintenance, logistics support, prescribed load list (PLL), flight line operations support, and Information Technology (IT) network support, for UAS training conducted at Ft. Huachuca, Arizona by the 2nd Battalion, 13th (2/13th) Aviation Regiment, 1st Aviation Brigade, U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence (USAACE), Ft. Rucker, Alabama. Training will be presented to Military Occupational Specialty Transition and entry-level US Army Soldiers who will be learning to operate and/or maintain the Shadow 200 and Gray Eagle UAS utilizing simulation systems in a classroom environment in addition to actual flight operations. We will provide services for the 2/13th USAACE Requiring Activities (RA) in support of their overarching training and training support missions. Training Instructors provide performance-oriented training using the Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) approved Programs of Instruction (POI). Training can be classroom training, hands-on/practical exercise performance-oriented training, simulation/virtual training, and/or field exercise training.
The Program Manager holds primary responsibility for all Contractor efforts in support of this contract.
Conducts reviews (In-Process Reviews [IPRs]) to be co-chaired by a Government and contractor representative.
Be prepared to explain the reasoning, assumptions and methods used to arrive at any particular conclusion, recommendation, or alternative in the accomplishment of the tasks required by the contract.
Have key personnel, support, and subcontractors, as appropriate, available to execute the meetings. The Government will provide the facilities to conduct IPRs.
Prepares the Meeting Agendas as coordinated with the Government.
Supplies presentation materials to the Government as needed prior to the meeting to enhance productivity and mutual understanding of topics. Contractor Program Management shall be conducted in accordance with the Program Management Plan (PMP).
Develop, maintain, and update, throughout the contract’s period of performance (POP), a PMP that is the foundation for information and resource management planning and guidance to a Government Representative.
Minimum of five (5) years demonstrated, successful Program Management experience of a DoD contract in similar size and scope (labor force of 100 or more) to this requirement, preferably in support of a UAS program.
Experience can be military, civilian, contractor, or a combination of the three.
A portion of the work experience must have fallen within three (3) years of the start of this contract period.