Oct 18, 2016

Weapons Vault Technician Afghanistan

Employer: Vectrus
Location: Afghanistan

The Weapons Vault Technician (WVT) is responsible for performing the weapons vault functions in accordance with the performance work statement. Completes training requirements, performs functional work, and recommends process improvements.

Performs weapons vault activity and related functional standards in accordance with the Performance Work Statement in a safe and efficient manner.
Provide armed guard services, inventory control, operator maintenance, schedule, inspection, and documentation, resolve discrepancies, ensure safe handling of all weapons and the use of standard loading and clearing procedures, carry out humidity control measures, etc.
Ensures compliance with applicable Government and corporate regulations, policies and procedures.
Develops process improvements IAW Lean Six Sigma initiatives.
Shall be able to effectively communicate and use technical manuals and references.
Responsible for maintaining a safe, clean, sanitary, healthy, presentable, professional atmosphere, free of dust, clutter and trash in all working facilities and areas.
Responsible for proper utilization and safeguarding of all government and contractor provided property (e.g., to include government facilities, equipment and tools).
Responsible for precise execution of company time reporting procedures and accurate completion of timesheet.
Performs other duties as assigned; and may provide support for secondary duty functions in equipment management, materiel storage, RSP, repair cycle, inventory, and customer service.

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this classification. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees to perform this job.


May be exposed to potentially hazardous conditions that require wear of Level III plus/IV Individual Body Armor with both front and back ballistic plates, ACH helmet, coveralls, safety equipment including safety glasses, reflective vests/belts, sound suppression devices, gloves, personnel cold weather gear, steel-toe boots and other identifiable special safety equipment deemed necessary for these requirements.May be required to push, pull and lift heavy equipment. Use of cell phones and/or radios to maintain contact and accountability of work activities.


Work will be indoors and outdoors. Exposure to heat, cold, dust, noise, chemicals may occur. Overtime and shift work may be required depending on contractual needs.Employee must comply with all Federal, State and Local regulations and published Company work rules as well as written instructions. Task specific work environment training will be provided as required.Must be prepared to function in a wartime environment to support U. S. interests.100% Overseas Assignment.


Physical requirements may include lifting up to 35lb, team lifting up to 50lbs, climbing, extended sitting, or standing, stooping, stretching, and bending.


Education/Certifications: One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.
Must have current Army M9 and M16 qualifications.
Must possess a validated DD Form 2760 (Lautenberg Amendment).
Must have a High School diploma or equivalent, Bachelors Degree preferred.
Must be a U.S. Citizen with a current, valid U. S. Passport and U. S. or Local Driver’s License.
Must have the capability of obtaining an Air Force flight line driver’s license
Must have and maintain a valid U. S. SECRET or Interim Secret Security Clearance prior to deployment.
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English fluently.
Must be able to pass MOD12 employment and deployment qualification requirements that include psychological, medical, dental, drug testing, background checks, etc.
Candidates must successfully complete both online and hands on CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear)defense training. Training includes the successful fit testing of DoD provided protective gear.

A minimum of three years of related work experience with weapons security and vault management.
Shall be familiar with weapons management AFMAN 31-229, AFI 31-101, AFI 36-2654, AFMAN 23-122, AFI 23-101, AFMAN 31-229, DoD 5100.76-M policies and procedures.


Good communication, interpersonal, time management and analytical skills.

Must be skilled with Microsoft programs such as Excel, Word, and Power Point.

Able and willing to work periods of long hours to meet mission requirements

Military experience in a contingency environment and knowledge and experience working with government contracts preferred.

Requisition ID: PEN000366