This position is located in the Munitions Maintenance and Inspection Section of the Equipment and Maintenance Branch. The purpose of this position is to perform organizational and intermediate level maintenance of munitions utilizing associated test and support equipment, as well as operate manual/automated documentation systems. Performs scheduled and unscheduled
maintenance on unguided munitions according to technical orders. Receives, stores, ships, inspects, inventories, and performs intermediate maintenance on assigned conventional munitions. Ensures implementation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agencys (EPA) Military Munitions Rule. Inspects, maintains, repairs, and reconditions conventional munitions, containers and munitions maintenance handling equipment (MMHE). Performs periodic, special, shipping, receiving, pre-issue and returned munition inspections in accordance with applicable item technical orders. Links and repositions ammunition by operating electrical or manual machines and inspects for defects such as short or long rounds, corrosion and dented cases, and removes unserviceable rounds. Performs electrical functional tests on munitions by utilizing appropriate test sets. Receives, issues, identifies, inspects and stores conventional munitions such as ammunition, starter cartridges, flares, fire extinguisher squibs, claymore mines and other explosive items. Unpacks, identifies, sorts, and judges the physical conditions of received munitions. Compares the material identification markings and obvious physical characteristics against shipping documents. Checks munitions shipping documents as needed. Determines proper storage and safety requirements as to quantity distance, compatibility, pilferability, and applicable stacking or piling regulations. Uses forklifts and lifting equipment. Conducts periodic inventory, and rotates munitions in storage based on shelf life, priority issue, etc. Operates Combat Ammunition System Base (CAS B) in accordance with applicable regulations and manuals. Maintains document files and accountable records. Manages the excess serviceable/unserviceable munitions program. Coordinates scheduling of
complete, sample and special munitions inventories. Monitors and maintains munitions related report cycle, processing of repairable items, and bench stock activities. Performs duties in compliance with established safety, security, and housekeeping regulations.