U.S. Marine Corps READINESS AND DEPLOYMENT SUPPORT TRAINER NF4* in Oceanside, California

Job Overview

Job Overview

Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) is looking for the best and brightest to join our Team! MCCS is a comprehensive program that supports and enhances the quality of life for Marines, their families, and others in the Marine Corps Community. We offer a team oriented environment comprised of military personnel, civilian employees, contractors and volunteers who keep the organization functioning smoothly and effectively. As a service-oriented organization, we never waver in our commitment to our Corps.

This position is located at MARINE CORPS COMMUNITY SERVICES CAMP PENDLETON. Candidates selected for this position will serve as a READINESS AND DEPLOYMENT SUPPORT TRAINER NF4* for MCCS.


Reports to the MCFTB Director.

Establishes and maintains liaison with assigned individual unit Command Teams and unit Family Readiness Officers (FROs) to educate and highlight the benefits of the MCFTB functions and other support programs. Serves as the subject matter expert and primary source of information on readiness and deployment support issues.

Coordinates and conducts training on Readiness and Deployment Support to include pre-deployment, during-deployment, return and reunion, and post-deployment, as required, using standardized templates provided by HQMC.

Develops and delivers training to supplement the HQMC templates regarding local resource information in support of the Information and Referral service function of the members of the unit Family Readiness Command Team.

Assists with information and referral support for family readiness issues of assigned units.

Writes articles for use in Unit Family Readiness Program newsletters, newspapers and other available media.

Analyzes challenges and program effectiveness, including identifying relevant factors, gathering pertinent information, and recognizing solutions and best practices.

Maintains accurate and complete records documenting each program presented to include, but not limited to: length of presentation, number of and demographics of participants, and participant evaluations. Prepares and submits reports as required.

Delivers other MCFTB training, as determined by the MCFTB Director.

Ensures OPSEC and Privacy Act compliance.

Adheres to principles and concepts of the EEO program.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Who May Apply
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Job Requirements

Job Requirements
Key Requirements
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Four years of specialized experience (education in a related field may be substituted for experience) which demonstrates knowledge of the following: demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing; ability to develop quality training; ability to maintain effective communication and working relationships with all levels of employees and command, both inside and outside the organization; knowledge of military structure and protocol; ability to exercise initiative in resolving problems, rendering decisions, and carrying out revisions to plans; ability to work effectively with others, to supervise, to facilitate, to run meetings, and to take charge and direct an event when necessary; knowledge of community resources for Marines and their families; ability to work with military personnel and family members in crisis and apply effective crisis intervention techniques; ability to analyze data and present logical conclusions and recommendations; ability to utilize word processing and desktop publishing software.

This is a white-collar position where occasional lifting up to 20 lbs may be required.

Must be able to accommodate a flexible work schedule, to include weekend and nighttime family briefs/programs. Must be able to travel in order to support MCFTB functions.


Security Clearance

Not Applicable

Additional Information

Additional Information
What To Expect Next

All applicants who submit an application via our Careers page at www.usmc-mccs.org/careers will be able to view their application status online.


Review our benefits

The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. Benefits you get to enjoy while working at MCCS include but are not limited to:

  • Stability of Federal Civilian Service

  • People with passion for doing work that matters

  • Quality of Work Life Balance

  • Competitive Pay

  • Comprehensive Benefit Packages

  • Marine Corps Exchange and Base Facility Privileges

Other Information

GENERAL INFORMATION: Applicants are assured of equal consideration regardless of race, age, color, religion, national origin, gender, GINA, political affiliation, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, marital status, physical handicap which has no bearing on the ability to perform the duties of the position. This agency provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the agency. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.

It is Department of Navy (DON) policy to provide a workplace free of discrimination and retaliation. The DON No Fear Act policy link is provided for your review: https://www.donhr.navy.mil/NoFearAct.asp.

As part of the employment process, Human Resources Division may obtain a Criminal Record Check and/or an Investigative Consumer Report. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a National Agency Check and Inquiries (NACI). For all positions requiring access to firearms or ammunition, the Federal Government is prohibited from employing individuals in these positions who have ever been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence, or a felony crime of domestic violence adjudged on or after 27 November 2002. Selectees for such positions must submit a completed DD Form 2760, Qualification to Possess Firearms or Ammunition, before a final job offer can be made.

Direct Deposit of total NET pay is mandatory as a condition of employment for all appointments to positions within MCCS.

Required Documents:

*Education/certification certificate(s), if applicable.

*If prior military, DD214 Member Copy

This activity is a Drug-free workplace. The use of illegal drugs by NAF employees, whether on or off duty, cannot and will not be tolerated. Federal employees have a right to a safe and secure workplace, and Marines, sailors, and their family members have a right to a reliable and productive Federal workforce.

Involuntarily separated members of the armed forces and eligible family members applying through the Transition Assistance Program must submit a written request/statement (may be obtained from the MCCS Human Resources Office) and present ID card with “TA” stamped in red on front of card.



This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/476854500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.

Open & closing dates: 2017-08-11 to 2017-08-25

Salary: $20.51 to $22.32 / per hour

Pay scale & grade: NF 04

Series: 1712 Training Instruction

Appointment type: Permanent

Work schedule: Full Time

Job announcement number: 27567

Control number: 476854500