Logistics Specialist 2

Posted Date 5 days ago(9/20/2022 4:02 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Full Time
Portal Location : Location
US-VA-Hampton Roads


Noblis MSD’s mission is to support the Product Manager of Army Watercraft Systems (PM AWS) with the Life Cycle Management of the Army Watercraft Fleet through engineering and safety analysis, design support, technical support, configuration management, maintenance engineering, quality assurance, integrated logistics support, test asset installation, program management, new equipment training, milestone documentation, obsolescence management, and business case analysis.


Noblis MSD is seeking a Mid-Level/Senior Tech Writer with experience in Arbor Text, XML, Interactive Electronic Technical Manual Tagging in accordance with Military Standard 40051-1.

  • Work as a member of a Logistics Team in Support of Army Watercraft Integrated Logistic Support (ILS).
  • Produce Electronic Technical Manuals using Arbor Text and the Government Program Interactive Authoring and Display Software (IADS).
  • Review XML documents from technical writers to ensure they comply with Military Standards and IADS.
  • Create proper files for Electronic Technical Manuals.
  • Develop XML Tagging for Maintenance, Troubleshooting, Repair Parts and Special Tools Lists (RPSTL), Theory of Operation, Location and Description of Major Components, Location and Description of Controls and Indicators, Preventive Checks and Services, Operation Under Usual Conditions, Operation Under Unusual Conditions, Basic Issue Items (BII), On Board Spares Lists (OBSL), Expendable and Durable Items Lists (EDIL), Component of End Item (COEI), and Maintenance Allocation Chart (MAC) work packages.
  • Work within established timelines and milestones.
  • Develop weekly, monthly, and as required reports.
  • Maintain work folders on a server.
  • Assist team members as required.
  • Attend team meetings.


Required Experience:


  • Arbortext tagging
  • Interactive Authoring and Display Software (IADS)
  • Creating interactive electronic technical manuals.
  • MIL-STD-40051-1C and 40051-2C
  • Master's and minimum 1 year related experience or Bachelor's and minimum 3 years related experience or Associate's Degree and minimum 6 years related experience or High School and minimum 9 years related experience


Required Skills:


  • Above average computer skills with the ability to learn and use LogiQuest, and Army Publishing Directorate libraries
  • Active Secret clearance or the ability to obtain one
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Teams
  • Knowledge and use of:
  • Military Standard, MIL-STD 40051 Preparation of Digital Technical Information for Technical Manuals
  • Army Regulation 700-127 Integrated Logistics Support
  • Army Regulation 700-18 Provisioning of US Army Equipment
  • Be self-motivated, flexible, and capable of working independently/multitasking
  • Ability to collaborate with team members and other internal departments effectively

Client Engagement

· Learn about and support Noblis’ client engagement, corporate values, and corporate strategic priorities, including providing input to proposal writers.
· Build a productive relationship with your client and understand their structure and goals.
· Participate in the proposal process by providing input to proposal writers.


With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, Noblis MSD and Noblis + Mikros Systems tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


Noblis is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Noblis will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact employee-relations@noblis.org

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