Ordnance Facility Site Planner - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking an Ordnance Facility Site Planner in Crane, IN to support the Naval Support Activity (NSA) Crane, Crane Army Ammunition Activity (CAAA) in developing technical documentation to support CAAA operations.


  • Prepare, submit, and support new site approvals for CAAA’s Manufacturing and Engineering (ME) Directorate
  • Assist in the submittal of the site approval to the Department of Defense Explosive Safety Board [DDESB] for approval using the standard Explosive Safety Siting (ESS) program
  • Ensure the proposed facility or altered facility is in accordance with the CAAA Master Plan, available on Government systems
  • Assist the Explosive Safety Officer in answering inquiries on the site approval request as it moves through the review channels
  • Gather the basic requirements from the customer concerning specific projects and determine the feasibility of establishing the desired new or altered facility at Crane including prime locations and alternate locations if applicable
  • Ensure the proposed facility or altered facility is in accordance with plans including but not limited to the Ordnance Master Plan, Installation Development Plan, etc.  Once government approval of these requirements and feasibility recommendations occurs, these will be used to develop a variety of construction and SRM projects
  • Provide an executive summary of the project including concept designs and cost estimates



  • Bachelors and six (6) years or more of related experience in ordnance facility planning and explosive safety; experience accepted in lieu of degree


  • Familiarity with DoD ordnance facilities, operations, techniques, and processes
  • Specialization in ordnance facility site planning to comply with all relevant DoD standards and methods
  • Must be able to read and understand facility site schematics and building design plans
  • Knowledgeable in the aspects of DoD explosive safety related to facility planning, siting, and associated regulatory compliance


  • Must be able to obtain a full Secret Clearance; an Interim Secret is required to start, SAIC will help to obtain

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.