Forward Observer Resume Samples

A Forward Observer or a military artillery observer is accountable for directing artillery and mortar fire onto targets. A professional Forward Observer Resume mentions the following core duties and activities – setting up and operating communication systems; encoding and decoding messages; assisting in the preparation of fire support plans, operating laser range finders and target devices; determining target locations using manual calculations and computers; observing shell bursts and adjusting fire using computation and forward observation methods.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – passion and interest in cannon and rocket operations; physically and mentally fit to perform all types of work under pressure; knowledge of artillery tactics, techniques and procedures; and ability to multitask. The education requirements vary from country to country, however, all eligible candidates are expected to undergo rigorous training and pass in the qualifying examination conducted by the military team.

 

Forward Observer Resume example

Forward Observer Resume

Headline : Licensed adjuster, Professional, dependable team member supervised, operated and maintained medical aid station which offered care, instruction, advice and guidance superiors subordinates  and foreign service members.

Skills : Supervisor, Strong work ethic, OSHA regulatory compliance, Team player, Daily paper work, Data entry, Troubleshooting, and Schematics reading.

Description :

    1. Established, maintained operates radio wire communications and speech security equipment including encoding decoding messages using CEOI or grid thrust line templates.
    2. Prepared daily staff journal, fire support situation emplaced, maintained,  assisted operation of 4 section operated laser range finders, 2 target designation devices, and 16 night observation devices in support of training exercises during drill and training.
    3. Operated and performed operator maintenance on 4 section vehicles and 2 mobile generators.
    4. Performed crew maintenance participated organizational maintenance vehicles and equipment.
    5. Maintained  clean and organized equipment locker allow ease locating accessing equipment training operation.
    6. Placed individual gear and sectional equipment orders to the Company supply SGT, maintaining deployment readiness for the fire support section.
    7. Led basic reconnaissance operations and reported enemy movements to commanding officers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates Of Arts In Psychology


Sr. Forward Observer Resume

Summary :

Proficient in making customers comfortable and satisfied while ensuring optimal services. Developed rapport with customers and generated repeat business through friendly .

Skills : Active Listening, Reading Comprehension, Coordination, Oral Expression, Social Perceptiveness, Speech Clarity, Oral Comprehension, Category Flexibity.

Description :

    1. Prepared maintains daily staff journal, fire support situation.
    2. Maintained, assisted operation of 4 section operated laser range finders, 2 target designation devices, and 16 night observation devices  support of training exercises during drill and training.
    3. Operated and performed operator maintenance on 4 section vehicles and 2 mobile generators.
    4. Performed crew maintenance  participated in organizational maintenance of vehicles and equipment.
    5. Maintained over 3 million dollars of equipment during monthly inventory inspections.
    6. Maintained clean and organized equipment locker to allow ease of locating  accessing equipment for training operation.
    7. Supported Information Operations to facilitate peace and infrastructure rebuilding among Kosovars, Serbians, and Albanians living in Kosovo.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma In Enrollment


Jr.Forward Observer Resume

Summary : Obtain challenging leadership position applying creative problem solving lean management skills with growing company achieve optimum utilization resources maximum profits.

Skills : Mechanic, Leadership Training.

Description :

    1. Assisted fire support sergeant training of subordinates fire support procedures, techniques, tactics, supervision section operations, maintenance, training.
    2. Led trains forward observer team Combat Observation Las-ing Tech (COLT)  combat operations.
    3. Prepared observer target lists and assists formulating offensive and defensive fire support plans.
    4. Initiated suppressive screening fire support scheme maneuver performs crater analysis.
    5. Selected and occupies observation post (OP).
    6. Placed individual gear and sectional equipment orders to the Company supply SGT, maintaining deployment readiness for the fire support section.
    7. Assisted fire support sergeant  training of 11 subordinates fire support procedures, techniques, tactics, and supervision of section operations supporting Charlie Company during 9 weekend drills.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
- (Franklin County High School - Frankfort, KY)

Asst.Forward Observer Resume

Objective : Highly dedicated technically proficient United States Army Veteran. Skilled providing support wide range systems and technology. Subject matter expert fields telecommunications, financial counseling program development.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Budgeting, Management, Security, Data Entry, Budget Counseling, Powerpoint, Word.

Description :

    1. Encoded  decoded messages.
    2. Assisted preparation fire support plans, coordinates and targets.
    3. Operated laser range finders and target devices.
    4. Determined target location using computers or manual calculations.
    5. Planned and trained personnel military tactics, airborne assault, weapons, explosives, night vision devices, and radios.
    6. Manned road blocks, supervised vehicle checks, requested identification, search for illegal drugs, paraphernalia, weapons.
    7. Coordinated hourly perimeter checks and changing of the guard.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Studies

Associate.Forward Observer Resume

Summary : Human Resources, Personnel Management Professional Military Veteran with ability acquire Secret Security Clearance 12 years proven experience in the States Army. Accomplished measurable results while leading teams of 5-16 dynamic, fast - paced environment. Possess comprehensive background Personnel Management Human Resource Functions derived from conducting domestic global operations United States Southwest Asia.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Communication , Leadership, Regulatory Compliance, Organizational , Time Management .

Description :

    1. Responsible for training, accountability,  discipline of up to 200 subordinates.
    2. Performed COMSEC operations tactical radios utilizing SKL/PYQ-10.
    3. Performed, trained, implemented, conducted security operations internal/external units, civilian personnel,  high level military/government/civilian entities.
    4. Solved complex problems under highly strenuous conditions under limited time.
    5. Responsible for planning implementation indirect fire assets Close Air Support assets ensure that maneuver elements were adequately protected during combat operations.
    6. Responsible for maintaining strict confidentiality highly classified information that directly related.
    7. Performed detection, detainment, interrogation, and sensitive site exploitation of High Value Targets that were direct threats.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.A. In Criminal Justice W

Forward Observer III Resume

Summary : Decorated military professional transitioning from Army career law enforcement. Highly motivated achieve and succeed field training experience provide dedicated service Police Officer. Extraordinary leader problem solver. Calm under pressure with superior time management conflict resolution skills. Security Guard with extensive knowledge law enforcement practices, investigation techniques security equipment operation.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Programming, Networking, Databases, Information Technology.

Description :

    1. Developed led training programs.
    2. Trained  use of tear gas explosives.
    3. Operated maintained communications equipment.
    4. Performed  fire team member during situational training exercises all infantry dismounted battle drills.
    5. Exerted tactical technical guidance.
    6. Surveyed analyzed terrain determine optimum equipment placement use.
    7. Documented processed classified materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Forward Observer II Resume

Summary : Works well with team members groups from diverse backgrounds. Able adapt variety working environments with confidence.

Skills : Publisher, Bilingual, Leadership,Critical Thinking, Outlook, Organizational , Customer Service, Access.

Description :

    1. Established, maintains, operates radio digital equipment.
    2. Prepared maintains daily staff journal, fire support, status charts and other reports.
    3. Assisted  preparation dissemination fire support plans and coordinating documents.
    4. Assisted in initiating requests for field artillery, mortar, naval gunfire, aerial delivered munitions.
    5. Maintained check points conducted vehicle searches where, on occasion, defusing hostile situations.
    6. Trained and instructed subordinates supported units on forward observation techniques.
    7. Led an infantry team of eight to ten members in combat operations, including providing tactical guidance.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma In General Studies

Forward Observer I Resume

Summary : Skilled Military Police Officer with nine years' experience six years supervisory role Military. Self-disciplined leader respectful others strong emphasis team work.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Powerpoint, Spreedsheet, Leadership, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Maintained sensitive information highly classified items that protected our nation.
    2. Operated technical communication equipment while working closely with team members.
    3. Obtained secret clearance responsible for classified documents, providing detailed reports  incidents planning schemes, while providing authorities with accurate detailed information.
    4. Ability to communicate with a different culture and provide leadership skills to soldiers.
    5. Operated and performed operator maintenance on section vehicles and generators.
    6. Supervised teams in support of security and installation law and order operations.
    7. Planned crime prevention measures and operated police desks.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Business Administration In Business Administration

Lead Forward Observer Resume

Summary : Currently serving in Army, preparing transition civilian sector. offer expertise property accountability, radio communication, leadership, planning, working well under pressure executing task.

Skills : Electrical, Framing, Plumbing, Maintenance, Sales.

Description :

    1. Prepared documents for destruction.
    2. Performed fire team member during situation training exercises all infantry dismounted battle drills.
    3. Surveyed analyzed terrain determine optimum equipment placement and use.
    4. Tracked personnel and supplies within company.
    5. Planned and briefed personnel on missions.
    6. Maintained security of the local areas, performed route clearance for visiting high-ranking officials.
    7. Operated and maintained field communications equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA In AGRICULTURE

Forward Observer Resume

Objective : Responsible reliable with high work ethics. Ability multi-task; self-starter, efficient. Professional personable relating with co-workers and others; results/goal oriented with sharp eye for detail. Excellent reputation competent ,knowledgeable professional.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Forklift Operator, Security, Map Reading/ Land Navigation, General Office, German Language.

Description :

    1. Observed accurate indirect fires, primarily artillery  mortars support of ground troops and armor units.
    2. Selected occupied observation emplacements.
    3. Established, operated,  maintained communications equipment such radios field telephones.
    4. Participated dismounted patrols within infantry teams and platoons  provide fire support.
    5. Operated laser range finders, laser designators,  night observation equipment.
    6. Briefed infantry dismount squads  company indirect fires planning, targets, availability fires, capabilities and limitations.
    7. Maintained operated company Bradley Fire Support Team (BFIST) vehicle.
    8. Coached and evaluated multiple fire support personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
FAA Airframe And Powerplant Certification In Aviation Maintenance Technician