Unexploded Ordnance Technician III at Systems Application & Technologies Inc in Fort Rucker, Alabama

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Job Description:

Systems Application & Technologies Inc

Systems Application & Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


SA-TECH recognizes that our success is indicative of each team members' hard work and dedication towards a common goal Supporting the Warfighter. Along with unparalleled stability, we have the ingredients for superior performance with a servant leadership mentality that provides an affirmation of purpose and value in a team oriented positive work environment.

The items listed below are some highlights of SA-TECH's employee benefits:

  • Medical plan with prescription plan
  • Dental plan, includes orthodontist for children only
  • Vision plan
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Life, accidental death & dismemberment insurance
  • Sick leave
  • Vacation leave
. Requirements:

Work Location: Fort Rucker Gunnery Range, Fort Rucker, AL

Part Time On Call non-exempt position


In this capacity, the technician will perform the following: reconnaissance and classification of UXO; identification of U.S. and foreign guided missiles, bombs and bomb fuses, projectiles and projectile fuses, grenades and grenade fuses, rockets and rocket fuses, land mines and associated components, pyrotechnic items, military explosives and demolition materials. The incumbent will supervise the location of subsurface UXO using military and/or civilian magnetometers, the excavation and recovery of subsurface UXO, construction of UXO-related protective works and the location of surface UXO by visual means. Work involves transporting and storing UXO assuring compliance with Federal, state, and local laws; disposal of UXO by burning/detonation, preparation of an UXO disposal site, and preparation of an on-site safe holding area for UXO.

This incumbent will determine UXO-related storage compatibility, prepare an explosive storage plan, supervise donning and doffing of personal protective equipment; operation of a personnel decontamination station; maintenance and operator checks on all team equipment, prepare UXO related administrative reports according to standard operating procedures, and conduct daily team safety briefing. This worker supervises the segregation of UXO-related scrap from non-UXO related scrap, safe handling procedures, team preventive medicine and field sanitation procedures, perform risk hazard analyses, interpret x-ray of UXO, supervise field expedient identification procedures to ID explosive contaminated soil, the determining of a magnetic azimuth using a lensatic compass, and emergency leak sealing and packaging of chemical warfare material.

DUTIES INCLUDE: The following job functions are a basic requirement but are not limited to and may be assigned other duties.

  • Perform reconnaissance and classification of UXO.
  • Identify US and Foreign munitions and associated components to include pyrotechnic items, military, commercial explosives, and demolition materials.
  • Supervise the location and marking of surface and subsurface UXO visually or using magnetometers, supervise and perform excavation associated with the recovery of subsurface UXO visually or Mechanical means for the purpose of identifying UXO.
  • Dispose UXO IAW DoD/DA approved disposal procedures when required.
  • Perform maintenance and operator checks on all team equipment.
  • Prepare UXO related administrative reports, including after-action reports and maps of cleared and uncleared areas; and standard operating procedures.
  • Conduct daily team safety briefing.
  • Collect and remove non-hazardous scrap as required. Utilize safe handling/operating procedures.
  • Perform risk hazard analysis. Determine magnetic azimuth and location using global positioning equipment or lensatic compass.

Work Conditions:

Conditions will vary. Work will be outdoors with temperature variations. Work will consist of 35% standing, 40% walking, 5% stooping, 10% reaching, 10% lifting. Ability to perform under rugged conditions and ability to lift items up to 35 lbs alone, over 35lbs with assistance. This is a part time on call position. Normal hours of work are 0600 1200.


  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Graduate of DoD EOD school; either the Naval EOD school at Indian Head, MD or the EOD school at Eglin AFB, FL.
  • U.S. Citizenship required; must be able to obtain and maintain a favorable National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI).
  • Current Alabama Driver License; Must be able to be insured through Company's vehicle insurance policy while driving work/government/rental vehicles during working hours, and for the duration of your work employment.
  • All candidates will be required to pass a consumer report and/or consumer investigation to include SSN, Driver Record and Criminal Background Investigation.

All responses will be handled with strict confidentiality.