Part-time Rotational Air Mission Planner (Aviation Mission Plnr Coord 4) - 16204

Date: Mar 4, 2024

Location: Luna, ROU, Luna, Romania

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 16204 

Required Travel: 26 - 50% 

Employment Type: Full Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Security Clearance: Secret  

Level of Experience: Senior HI


This opportunity resides with Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR), a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. From towers to processors, we design, develop, integrate and manage the sensors, systems and other assets necessary to support integrated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) operations, exploitation and analysis for the Intelligence Community, the military services, geographic and functional combatant commands and DoD agencies. 


Meet HII’s Mission Technologies Division
Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense – the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that’s right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you.

Job Description

HII-Mission Technologies is currently seeking a Rotational Air Mission Planner to support our government customers in Europe. The location will be determined based on the needs of the contract at the time of hire but will be either in Greece or Romania.  This role is contingent on needs and no immediate hiring actions will be taken. 


You can expect each rotation to be approximately 90 days in the selected location. During this time, your schedule will be 56 hours per week or 112 hours every two weeks.


Are you a strategic thinker who enjoys working on complex issues and are you looking to use your skills and talents to support dynamic customers with challenging missions? Then we would like to talk to you about working on tomorrow’s challenges today. The Air Mission Planner will be instrumental in the planning and monitoring of remotely piloted aircraft missions in support of US Air Forces in Europe (USAFE).

Here at Mission Technologies, we are accelerating national security solutions to our customers worldwide. We deliver high-value services with broad capabilities of systems and solutions. Within the C5ISR group, we are delivering actionable intelligence across the globe at hyperspeed through mission systems and operations. You will join a team that is mission-focused and leading the way in the next generation of defense technology. 
By joining this team you gain on-demand professional development, career mobility, and community engagement as well as the option to participate in multiple Employee Resource Groups that focus on diversity and inclusion. This is a community of mission-focused and ready partners that start here and grow here. 

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Develops detailed schedule of aircraft overhaul on a constantly moving minute-to-minute basis in relation to the availability of staff, skills, tools, equipment, parts, materials, and required work areas consistent with the aircraft release schedule and cost forecasts.
  • Determines work operations required and the tooling, equipment, materials, employee skills, and hours necessary for their accomplishment.
  • Plans recommend and coordinate the sequencing and allocation of daily workload for efficient use of staff, skills, and space. Integrates non-routine work into scheduled workload; assigns jobs according to the skills, experience, and training of mechanics; develops requirement forecasts; investigates the recoverability of parts and components and determines appropriate reconditioning processes.
  • Reviews job progress and make adjustments to the planned schedule to meet changing workload conditions. Maintains records of production, units in process, inventories, project accomplishment, aircraft overhauls, staff performance, and current and projected workloads.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associates Degree or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 6 years related experience; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 8 years related experience.
  • Experience with mission planning for Air Force remotely piloted aircraft
  • USAFE/NATO experience with remotely piloted aircraft operations
  • Ability to interface at all levels of command and leadership regularly
  • Effective interpersonal skills to coordinate efforts and work with other internal and external organizations
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Clearance: Must possess and maintain a SECRET clearance

Preferred Requirements

  • Former military remotely piloted aircraft pilot
  • Extensive writing and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated flexibility and ability to adapt to changing organizational needs

Physical Requirements

Office, industrial or shipboard environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances during site surveys. Lifting and moving of materials not to exceed the guidelines set for one man lift. Must be able to perform site surveys and carry a lap top computer.

We build the world’s most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals.


Recognized as one of America’s top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people’s safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you’ll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career.


Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive.
Today’s challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It’s why we’re focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


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