Jobs

Jobs

We need UXO’s.

Detailed descriptions below application link for each position.

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H&L is currently seeking:

  • UXO Technician I (UXOT1):  Successful completion of formal course of instruction for this skill level.
  • UXO Technician II (UXOTII):  Minimum of 3 yrs. EOD/UXO experience.
  • UXO Technician III (UXOTIII):  Minimum of 8 yrs. EOD/UXO experience.
  • UXO Quality Control Specialist (UXOQCS): Minimum of 8 yrs. EOD/UXO experience.
  • UXO Safety Officer (UXOSO): Minimum of 8 yrs. EOD/UXO experience; 30 hr/10hr OSHA Safety Cert.

 

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UXO Technician I (UXOT1): Successful completion of formal course of instruction for this skill level.

In addition to being able to fully perform all of the UXOSP functions above, and with direction and supervision from UXO-qualified personnel, UXOT1 personnel may: Reconnoiter and classify UXO and DMM. Identify all types of military munitions, including possible fuzes and their condition, armed or unarmed. Examples of these military munitions are:

• Bombs
• Guided missiles
• Projectiles
• Rockets
• Land mines and associated components
• Pyrotechnic items
• Military explosives and demolition materials
• Grenades
• Submunitions

Excavate subsurface UXO and DMM. Move and/or consolidate UXO and DMM that has been determined acceptable for movement within a Munitions Response Site (MRS) or Munitions Response Area (MRA), but not over public traffic routes. Transport demolition materials and/or UXO and DMM that have been determined safe for transport over public traffic routes, when required. Prepare firing systems, both electric and non-electric, for demilitarization operations. Operate personnel decontamination stations. Assist in the inspection of Material Potentially Presenting an Explosive Hazard (MPPEH) for the presence of explosive hazards. Construct UXO-related protective works.

UXO Technician II (UXOTII): minimum of 3 yrs. EOD/UXO Experience

In addition to being able to fully perform all of the UXOSP and UXOT1 functions above, UXOTII personnel may: Properly store explosive materials per applicable guidance. Determine precise location in field environment using a variety of techniques such as use of global positioning equipment, or basic land navigation techniques using topographical map and compass. Perform field collection procedures to identify contaminated soil. Prepare an on-site holding area to temporarily stow MEC that has an acceptable risk of movement. Operate modes of transportation for transporting UXO, for which the risk of movement has been determined acceptable, when appropriate. Perform limited technical supervision of UXOSP. Escort personnel who are not directly involved in UXO-related operations (e.g., personnel performing environmental monitoring), but have activities to perform within exclusion areas. Inspect MPPEH for the presence of explosives safety hazards.

UXO Technician III (UXOTIII): minimum of 8 yrs. EOD/UXO experience

In addition to being able to fully perform all of the UXOSP and for UXOTI and UXOTII functions above, UXOTIII personnel may: Supervise and perform the on-site demilitarization of MEC, and handling of demolition materials. Prepare an explosives storage plan per all applicable guidance. Prepare required UXO munitions response actions and/or range maintenance administrative reports. Prepare standard operating procedures for on-site munitions responses and/or for range clearance activities. Assist in the preparation of risk and hazards analyses. Conduct daily site safety briefings. Supervise the conduct of all on-site UXO-related operations. Inspect and certify and/or verify MPPEH as safe or as to the explosive hazard it may present for transfer within the Department of Defense or release from DoD control per current policies and standards.

UXO Quality Control Specialist (UXOQCS): minimum of 8 yrs. EOD/UXO Experience

In additional to being able to fully perform all of the UXOSP, UXOT1, UXOTII, and UXOTIII functions above, UXOQCS may: Develop and implement the MEC-specific sections of the Quality Control Program Plan (QCPP) for all explosive related operations. Conduct and document quality control audits of all explosive operations for compliance with established procedures. Identify, document, report and ensure completion of all corrective actions to ensure all explosive operations comply with requirements.

UXO Safety Officer (UXOSO): Minimum of 8 yrs. EOD/UXO Experience; 30 hr/10hr OSHA Safety Cert.

In addition to being able to fully perform all of the UXOSP, UXOT1, UXOTII, and UXOTIII functions above, UXOSO may: Develop and implement approved explosives and UXO health and safety program in compliance with applicable DoD policy and federal, state, and local health and safety statutes, regulations and codes. Analyze operational risks, explosive hazards and safety requirements. Establish and ensure compliance with all site-specific explosive operations safety requirements. Enforce personnel limits and safety exclusion zones for explosives related operations. Conduct, document, and report the results of safety inspections to ensure compliance with all applicable explosives safety policies, standards, regulations and codes. Operate and maintain air-monitoring equipment required at sites known or suspected for airborne contaminates. Ensure all protective works and equipment used within the exclusion zone are operated in compliance with applicable DoD policy, Department of Defense Explosives Safety Board (DDESB) approvals, and Federal, state, and local health and safety statutes, regulations and codes.

Senior UXO Supervisor (SUXOS): min. of 10 years EOD/UXO experience; 5 yrs. of supervisory experience

In addition to being able to fully perform all of the UXOSP, UXOT1, UXOTII, and UXOTIII functions above, SUXOS shall: Plan, coordinate, report, and supervise all explosives operations. Supervise multiple teams. Assist in development of munitions response plans.