2019-06-13 DynCorp Recruiting (www.dyn-intl.com)
Fort Irwin California United States
The Ammunition Handler is responsible the safe handling of a variety of ammunition, explosives and rockets. Receives, stores and issues basic load ammunition items and accepts residue turn-ins in support of Ammunition Supply Point (ASP) operations.
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
Principal duties are those of receipt, storage, and issue of ammunition, ammunition components, and ammunition related material
Conduct periodic inventory of ammunition, ammunition components, and ammunition related material
Maintains and updates magazine data cards, ammunition store slips, storage plan-O-graphs and other related documents
Observe policy, procedures and regulatory guidance for explosive safety and physical security
Interprets ammunition storage data, and transportation drawings for DOT shipments
Loads and off loads explosives laden vehicles
Performs 100% inspection of all returned residue to ensure it is explosive free
Observes strict key control procedures
Processes issues and turn-ins in accordance with established procedures
Polices the ASP, to include the fence line inside and out
Perform daily PMCS on all government furnished and/or leased equipment
Supports/ participates in the Company Continuous Improvement Process (CIP) and QA program
Trains, mentors, and enhances the performance of co-workers and other personnel
Trains, cross-trains and attends training sessions as assigned
Complies with all Company rules, policies and procedures
Complies with all safety, environmental and quality standards and applicable COPs and DOPs
Writes performance evaluation comments/ reports as required
Provides for the accountability and proper care of of all GFE / CFE
Favorably interacts with internal/external customers
Will be required, on an as needed basis, to assist to perform functions in alternate areas of the project
Performs other duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
Knowledge of ammunition and hazardous material handling to ensure the safe receipt, storage, issue and movement of ammunition, explosives, chemicals, or radioactive materials in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements.
Candidate must possess the background necessary to be granted access to government computers and have the ability obtain a secret clearance and failure to complete security clearance documents in-the prescribed timeline may result in termination.
Strong customer service skills.
Proficient at verbal and written communication.
In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office software.
Licensed forklift operator 4K to 6K; knowledge of pallet building including 463L for shipment of ammunition; HAZMAT certification preferred
Strong understanding of U.S. Army and DOD ammunition regulations preferred
Advanced knowledge of military ASP operations (U.S. Army preferred).
Experience & Education
Three (3) or more years’ experience in military ammunition supply and/or other related installation or equivalent level ASP support service operations.
AMMO 45 and 68 course completion and certification for HAZDEC shipping a plus.
High school diploma or GED equivalent.
Prior military and/or contingency operations experience preferred.
Previous direct experience managing a military ASP preferred.
Prior service as an MOS 89B (Ammunition Specialist) or similar military specialty code preferred.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Work under stressful circumstances and meets shorts suspense dates
Must be free of medical restriction/ limitations that prevent the performance of required duties and/ or prevent the wearing and utilization of personal protective equipment (PPE)
Must be physically capable of performing the work in conditions of extreme temperatures, low humidity, rain and blowing sand and dust
Employee shall utilize all proper lifting procedures and practices associated with all lifting and material handling tasks that are assigned and associated with this job description
May be required to work on uncommon hours of duty, extended hours, nights, weekends, and holidays
Must possess a valid California Class-C driver's license (non-California residents must obtain the proper driver's license within 10 days of beginning work) and be able to obtain a military operator's permit for each type of vehicle or equipment required to operate
Must meet the certification requirements of FORSCOM Reg. 350-10