AECOM UXO Technician I in Indian Head, Maryland
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Position Title UXO Technician I
United States of America - Maryland
Candidates must be a graduate of a formal UXO training course of instruction (as defined in the Department of Defense Explosives Safety Board (DDESB) TP 18 chapter 3 with an additional 200 hours of documented experience in munitions response actions or range clearance activities, as appropriate for the contracted operation, plus specific project/explosives safety training. Must be able to successfully complete required Background Check and Medical Surveillance Program.
The UXO Tech I must be able to perform the duties of the UXO-Sweep Personnel (UXOSP). In addition the UXO Tech I is responsible for the duties listed below:
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:
Land mines and associated components
Military explosives and demolition materials
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
Successful completion of Texas Engineering Extension Service UXO200 - Unexploded Ordnance Technician Level Course and 200 hours of on-site training on MEC and MPPEH project sites
40 HR Hazwoper Certification
8 HR Hazwoper Certification (If applicable)
OSHA Physical Certification
Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required
What We Offer
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Job Category Construction Management
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Part-time Variable
Requisition/Vacancy No. 193422BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.