Serco Inc.

Transportation Support Management

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Position Type
Security Clearance
No - Teleworking not available for this position

Position Description

If you love high profile and challenging projects supporting the USARCENT - Serco has a great opportunity for you! This Transportation Support Management supports USARCENT’s Strategic Transportation Operations Management. Specifically, this position develops transportation policy and supports movement planning and execution. Bring your expertise and collaborative skills to make an impact towards our military defense and safety of our armed forces.


United States Army Central Command (USARCENT) is the Army Service Component of United States Central Command (USCENTCOM), a joint Department of Defense combatant command responsible for U.S. security interests in 27 nations that stretch from the Horn of Africa through the Persian Gulf region, into Central Asia.  


Visit these links for more information about how Serco supports USARCENT and our Veterans


The team has been recognized by the USARCENT and the industry for their outstanding contributions to the contract and program.


In this role as a Transportation Support Management, you will:

  • Provide oversight of air, ground and sea movements of forces and sustainment.
  • Monitor efficiency and effectiveness of theater distribution systems; Manages movement’s requirements validation and lift execution arrangements in Joint Operations Plans and Execution System (JOPES), Time- Phase Force Deployment Data (TPFDD), Trans-Arabian Network (TAN), and Container Management System (CTM), and develops the mobility aspects of USARCENT plans and orders.
  • Manage all JOPES, TANS, and CTM functions supporting the development, analysis, and movement of Army forces to, from, and within the USCENTCOM AOR, and provide weekly issues reports and updates.
  • Create, track, update, and maintain execution JOPES, TANS, CTM and TPFDDs for named operations within the CENTCOM AOR and for other contingency requirements with 90% accuracy for daily reports to the Mobility Chief
  • Execute all changes to execution in JOPES, TANS, CTM and TPFDD data during planning, sourcing, refinement, and validation, including Force Module Development.
  • Review and make refinements to JOPES movement data on any of the execution or planning TPFDDs. Build new planning TPFDDs as required.
  • Attend annual TPFDD Conferences at Transportation Command (TRANSCOM), Scott Air Force Base (AFB).
  • Review, track and process Unit TAC FVUA request for G8 approval. Build Unit Line Numbers for all deployment, redeployment, and rotation Requirements, and project and construct level IV data for force flow modeling.
  • Monitor and provide in-transit visibility (ITV) of deploying/redeploying forces, equipment, and sustainment and provide status reports on a daily and weekly basis.
  • Monitor the USCENTCOM Newsgroup for official deployment guidance, information, and requirements from TRANSCOM, USCENTCOM, Joint Forces Command (JFCOM), and force providers. Download information from the newsgroup as slides or background data to support USARCENT Operational Planning (OPT) staff officers in planning the deployment/distribution/redeployment flow to/from the AOR.
  • Provide weekly analysis, assessments, and courses of action recommendations on military operations in the USARCENT AOR that directly impact ongoing synchronized deployment, redeployment, Joint Reception Staging Onward Movement (JRSO), and sustainment of USARCENT/CFLCC forces

**Serco Inc. is using this posting for the purpose of responding to a proposal. We are seeking qualified candidates in the event of a contract award. This position is not currently funded/active. Should Serco be awarded the contract, and you meet the qualifications of the position, you will be considered in the selection process. **


To be successful in this Transportation Support Management role, you will have:

  • Associate degree
  • Secret Clearance
  • Five years of experience in operational and contingency planning.
  • Three years of experience utilizing JOPES and working strategic force flow operations.
  • Proficient in the use of the following ITV systems: Trans-Arabian Network(TAN); Container Management System (CTM); Time-Phase Force Deployment Data (TPFDD); Single Mobility System (SMS); Integrated Data Environment/ Global Transportation Network Convergence (IGC); Electronic Transportation Acquisition (ETA); Radio-Frequency In-Transit Visibility (RF-ITV) Tracking Portal; USCENTCOM Deployment and Distribution Operations Center (CDDOC) Single Ticket Tracker (STT); Air Mobility Divisions (AMD) Frags. 

If you are interested in supporting and working with USARCENT and a passionate Serco team- then submit your application now for immediate consideration. It only takes a few minutes and could change your career!


**Serco Inc. is using this posting for the purpose of responding to a proposal. We are seeking qualified candidates in the event of a contract award. This position is not currently funded/active. Should Serco be awarded the contract, and you meet the qualifications of the position, you will be considered in the selection process. **

Company Overview

Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).


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