Navy - Range-Training Operations/Facility Maintenance Technician

Job Location: CONUS

Job State: Gulfport, MS

Job Description:

We are currently seeking Range-Training Operations/Facility Maintenance Technicians who will perform support for classroom and field laboratory instruction for U.S. Navy high-risk training evolutions.

  • Range-Training Operations/Facility Maintenance Technicians perform training support duties associated with the delivery of small arms and crew served weapons training. The duties and attributes include:
  • Construct various live-fire target frames and barricades
  • Maintenance of a SEAHUT for training during inclement weather (A SEAHUT is a temporary building consisting of a wood frame, and covered by tent canvas. It can be modified to include a metal roof and other amenities.)
  • Maintenance of access roads at Camp Tiak (Land Navigation Training Site) including:
    • Ordering and scheduling delivery of sand and stone
    • Grading and spreading of stone on roads and parking areas
    • Removal of trees and shrubbery from the edge of roads to allow for emergency vehicle access
  • Maintenance of a Helicopter Landing Zone (LZ) at Camp Tiak in support of emergency medical evacuations
  • Installation and maintenance of training aids used in the SIMUNITION®and Convoy Fundamentals modules of training
  • Maintenance and repair of eight (8) static trainer High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV)
  • Perform logistics duties such as submit requests for ordering tools and equipment for the live-fire range facilities
  • Provide training support equipment cost estimates to the activity’s Logistics and/or Facilities Manager
  • Maintain an inventory of repair parts and consumable supplies used at the live-fire range
  • Manage the activities government owned and GSA leased. Responsibilities include:
    • Responsible for the daily usage, operation, and management of GSA vehicles and Civil Engineering Support Equipment (CESE) equipment assigned to the site
    • Liaisons with NAVFAC at each applicable installation
    • Prepares weekly mileage reports and monthly fuel reports for NAVFAC
    • Conducts “Fleet Fuel Card” Training for new personnel
    • Responsible for coordination of vehicle maintenance with NAVFAC points of contact
    • Transport vehicles to/from repair/body shops
    • Responsible for managing the replacement of GSA/CESE vehicles
    • Function as License Examiner
      • Issue Government Driver’s License to new personnel
      • Maintenance of Driver’s License records for the site
      • Monitor currency of all licenses and endorsements, ensuring that appropriate action is taken prior to expiration
      • Train and license personnel in Material Handling Equipment (MHE) operations
      • Oversee training for individuals assigned as bus drivers
    • Investigate vehicle accidents
  • Transport of all heavy equipment, supplies, and materials via tractor-trailer, as required
  • Operation of Material Handling Equipment (MHE)/CESE equipment, as required
  • Assist Ammunition Department with the weighing and loading of expended brass

Range-Training Operations/Facility Maintenance Technician must:

  • Be a US Citizen.
  • Possess a High School Diploma or GED
  • Possess a minimum of 2 years’ experience in operating power tools, hand tools, welding and fabricating in metal and wood.
  • Specialized experience in basic electrical maintenance, carpentry and other construction skills.
  • Requisite training in fabricating in metal and wood and the tools related to such fabrication is preferred
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilize computers
  • Demonstrate motivation to contribute as a team member with good oral and written communications skills
  • Obtain a suitable evaluation for mandatory medical, psychological, and drug screenings.
  • Possess an active state driver’s license
  • Possess (or be able to obtain) a Government Construction Equipment license
  • Possess (or be able to obtain) a Government Driver’s License Examiner Certification
  • Possess (or be able to obtain) a Materials Handling Equipment (MHE) certification
  • Possess (or be able to obtain) a Class B or C Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) as required with a HAZMAT endorsement in order to transport ammunition

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