POSITION SUMMARY: Under close supervision, provides written and verbal decision quality research, analysis, reporting and recommendations in response to requests for review and comment on issues directly or indirectly related to logistics. RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides management, customers, and sub-contractors with basic logistics technology and information that ensures effective and economical support for products, service, equipment and systems. Analyzes routine contractual commitments, customer specifications, and related information to identify and document logistics related support requirements. Develops and prepares manuals, bulletins, and information systems to provide logistics support. May assist in research or technical studies to support logistic functions. Provides regular reporting to management on logistics issues. Participates in the creation of procedures and communication material that document logistic practices. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS -- Typically requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent, and zero to two years of related experience. Without a degree, must have a High school diploma or GED, and 8 years of logistics support experience. -- Must have 8 years of experience providing ship acquisition or fleet sustainment logistics support services to MSC, the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Coast Guard, or commercial ship operating companies, to include all of the following: (1) Equipment provisioning and allowance modeling to support preventative (planned), corrective (unplanned), and alterative (e.g. TRANSALTs, MACHALTs, etc) maintenance. (2) S ourcing of material from commercial and federal sectors.\ Development and maintenance of ship configuration baselines and equipment/systems top-down breakdown/hierarchical relationships. (3) Marine engineering system functionality, components, and associated Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) elements to support planned/unplanned maintenance. (4) Ship repair planning and specification development process. (5) Marine engineering system preventative and corrective maintenance. -- Must have 3 years experience executing ship acquisition and fleet sustainment support services utilizing any of the following systems: MSC/Navy /Coast Guard databases/systems such as CLIP/CMLS, ShipCLIP, WinMASP, NTCSS, CDMD-OA, SCLSIS, MERLIN, Inter-Active Computer Aided Provisioning System (ICAPS) or IHS Haystack. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Travel will be required.