Long Range Air Exercise Planner, Senior

Key Role:

Provide direct support to meet Component Major Command (C-MAJCOM) strategic and operational level exercise objectives as part of the 4-Star C-MAJCOM staff. Execute planning, integration, execution, and coordination of full-spectrum airpower exercises, including Air, Space, and Cyberspace over a 5-year time horizon. Interpret all relevant data to formulate and present senior-level briefings on the use of airpower capabilities to achieve exercise objectives and combat readiness.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 12+ years of experience in operations, planning, developing, coordinating, and executing United States Air Force (USAF) or Service participation in Command, Service, Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS), or Combatant Command (CCMD) operations, exercises, demonstrations, and experiments

  • Ability to work with the command or general staff, including Numbered Air Force (3-star), Major Command (4-star), Joint, or Combatant Command Headquarters

  • Ability to provide aeronautical rating as a Pilot, Navigator, Combat Systems Officer (CSO) or Air Battle Manager (ABM)

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Graduate of Intermediate Level Professional Military Education, correspondence or in-residence, Certification

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in an Air Operations Center (AOC), Joint Operations Center (JOC), or other service component operational level center or coordination cell.

  • Experience at the Numbered Air Force level, including 3-star General Headquarters or above

  • Knowledge of the Joint Operations Planning Process - Air (JOPP-A) and Joint Exercise Life Cycle (JELC) processes


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. TS/SCI clearance is required.

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