Fiber Optic Instructor

kSARIA Corporation - San Diego, CA (30+ days ago)4.0

kSARIA is searching for skilled Fiber Optic Training Instructors for our West Coast Training Program. Candidates must possess a high school diploma, GED or industrial school certificate, a willingness to travel, and 5 or more years of practical shipboard experience with Fiber Optics. Necessary skills, Technical expertise with fiber optics and integrated network system experience is required.


The Fiber Optic Instructor will be responsible for the successful delivery of kSARIA's NAVSEA certified Fiber Optic training. The candidate must pass all required tests to become a NVSEA Certified Fiber Optic Instructor (CFOI). Once certified, the individual will be responsible for the following:

  • Maintain NAVSEA Fiber Optic Instructor Certification in accordance with NAVSEA STD Item 009-123
  • Update and validate student training records
  • Prepare all training material prior to the delivery of each class
  • Ensure students are provided with the proper materials and tooling for each course
  • Maintain inventory of training material
  • Review all student critique sheets
  • Update antiquated training documents
  • Communicate daily with supervisor
  • Comprehensive knowledge of MIL-STD-2042C
  • Provide comprehensive knowledge as subject matter expert (SME) on one or more systems
  • Complete all training related tasking as required
  • Ability to assist production teams on board U.S Navy vessels

Required skills:

  • Candidates must possess a high school diploma, GED or industrial school certificate
  • Prior teaching experience with minimum 5 years of fiber optic experience on US NAVY vessels
  • Must have previous certification in fiber optic connectorization and inspection of shipboard cable assemblies per NAVSEA Standard Item 009-73 and MIL-STD-2042
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain a SECRET clearance
  • Must be able to pass drug test and background check for access to Navy bases, vessels, and other shipyards servicing Navy vessels
  • Must have experience in leading projects and teams of fiber optic technicians and/or fiber optic cable
  • Must be able to walk, stand for long periods of time, sit, bend, stretch, reach, squat and twist
  • Must be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30Lbs
  • Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels
  • Must be willing to travel within and outside of the continental United States

Desired requirement:

  • Master Training Specialist
  • DoD Secret Clearance
  • Associates Degree
  • Bachelors Degree

About kSARIA Corporation:

kSARIA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company is fast growing company specializing in the design, manufacture and installation of fiber optic and copper interconnect solutions for Military and Aerospace applications. Its products are strongly supported by the US Navy and are currently supplied to all major prime defense contractors as well as directly to the US government. A detailed resume is required for consideration. See website at

Employee Benefits

kSARIA offers its employees a comprehensive benefits package including the following:

Health insurance

Dental insurance

Life and Disability insurance

Paid vacation and sick days (PTO)

401 K retirement plan

Job Type: Full-time