CPO Bob Wheeler

CPO Bob Wheeler

Dates of Service: Jan 1994 - Sep 2014
RETIRED
56% Complete
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24 Contacts
Influence Score: 2,378
17,858 out of 863,682 Veterans
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My professional work involves connecting employers and job seekers through our niche job boards and job fairs, ClearedJobs.Net and CyberSecJobs.com. I was able to leverage my last duty station (recruiting medical officers) into face to face relationships that ultimately led to this position. I'm happy to connect with any vets looking for tips on networking, resumes, or job search advice.

Military Experiences

Jun 2011 - Jun 2014
NRD Philadelphia
Medical Officer Recruiter
Met 100% of goal in first year and exceeded goal (157%) the following year. Active in social media, maintaining industry blog that receives over 900 views per month: http://navymedicinebaltimore.wordpress.com/
Feb 2010 - Jun 2011
2nd MARDIV
Navy Manpower/Operations Chief
Ensured proper medical manning of 27 separate units (in excess of 1,000 Sailors). Despite an increase in unit demands for personnel of particular skill set and overall quantity, ensured each of the 12 units that deployed during this time were appropriately staffed while still ensuring remain behind units had adequate manpower to fulfill pre-deployment training missions as well as post-deployment medical assessments.
Jul 2008 - Feb 2010
2/8
Leading Chief Petty Officer (LCPO)
Led and managed 64 Sailors assigned to Aid Station in support of a 1,000 man Marine Infantry Battalion. Established operational and logistical plan while deployed to Afghanistan. Successfully submitted five Sailors for meritorious promotion. Received personal award (Meritorious Service Medal) for operational and administrative acumen in a historically austere environment. Success at this unit directly led to selection to follow on position as Manpower and Operations Chief for entire Division.
Jul 2005 - Jul 2008
FMTB-E
Academics Chief
Curriculum developer for a seven week long school that prepared Navy personnel (primarily medical technicians) for service with the Marine Corps. Revamped entire textbook, media presentations, and written exams. Led review of training plan to allow for an insertion of 40 more hours of instruction without and increase in the training days.

Deployments

(1 year, 8 months)

Military Credentials

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Apr 2011

Navy Officer Recruiter Course

Sep 2005

Curriculum Developer, USMC

Certifications
Security Clearance
Secret

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

1988 - 1992

Radford University

Bachelor's Degree, Social Sciences

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