Lockheed Martin Gunsmith - Armorer - Special Operations Forces - OCONUS - SOF-p Weapons in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Description: Lockheed Martin is seeking a Gunsmith for an OCONUS position. Duties include:
Prepares DD Form 1348, DA form 3161, DA form 3318, DA form 2062, DA Form 2407, DA Form 2404, Missing Parts Notifications, Notifications of Non Fair Wear and Tear damage, Trip Reports and Shipping paperwork (DHL/FEDEX, USPS, DD 1149, US Customs Declaration etc.) IAW instructions received from supervisory personnel
Ensures security requirements for the storage, issue and/or shipment and transport of COMSEC and Sensitive Items are adhered to
Prepares equipment for onward movement IAW instructions received from supervisory personnel
May operate GMV, NSCV, ATV, Bobcat, MHE and/or commercial vehicles in the conduct of daily duties and assignments and may be required to perform routine operator maintenance on same
Cleans, packs, crates, loads, unloads, palletizes and prepares necessary paperwork for equipment movement (by ground and/or air transport) to/from FOB, AOB, APOD, DRMO, Class II, IV and VII warehouses and/or shipment/retrograde to locations outside the Theater of operation. Utilizes RFID technology and GTN services, when available or as otherwise directed, to track equipment in transit.
Adheres to local physical security procedures and requirements and immediately reports violations to SOFSA FWD supervisory personnel.
Follows manual warehousing storage, location and inventory procedures
Conducts inventories of component items to major end items ensuring all recoverable/non-expendable items are physically present or otherwise accounted for prior to accepting the item for turn in from the user. Discrepancies will be documented on appropriate forms and immediately brought to the Supervisors attention for specific guidance/resolution.
Upon direction, removes serviceable parts from equipment prior to the item being turned-in to CMRE or DRMS.
Individual is expected to remain available to provide customer support 24/7
Performs other logistic related duties as assigned
Provides direct and/or indirect oversight of the operation of multiple equipment transfer points
Coordinates for the shipment and tracking in transit of replacement Spare Pool and SOF Peculiar Equipment (SO‐P) for CJSOTF from CONUS
Monitors the shipment and tracking of equipment returned for OEM repair throughout the repair and return process.
Prepares reports, maintains files, conduct briefings and supervise personnel engaged in complex logistic and maintenance support functions associated with the transport, storage, turn‐in, issue and/or direct exchange of military equipment to/from remote locations
Candidate selected will travel to Fayetteville, NC to in-process
5 years’ military experience in preventative/corrective small arms weapons maintenance or required minimum of four years’ experience employed as a military small arms repairman or SOF Operator specializing in weapons.
5 years’ experience on SOF-p weapons platforms and within the past 2 years have completed either the USASOC SOF-p /Weapons Repair Course, a military armorer’s course, or industry equivalent weapons course specializing in SOF-p weapons.
Must possess experience in firearm instruction by having completed a minimum of 80 hours of weapon instruction as a primary instructor and be able to carry a weapon in assigned theater
Must be capable of performing training support duties associated with the operation, maintenance, and sustainability of small arms and crew served weapons training and maintenance of all SOF-p weapons and associated equipment
Must be skilled in the use of hand tools, test equipment, and precision measuring equipment.
Must possess an ability to interpret technical manuals, illustrations, specifications, and diagrams.
Must possess a basic knowledge of computer operations for inventory control, weapon maintenance record keeping, and parts requisitioning and be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Must pass pre-deployment medical screening and possess the physical strength to lift and move equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
Able to travel internationally
The successful candidate will be required to successfully complete customer required International Readiness Certifications. For more information please review more requirements at:
Completion of the Army 92Y or 92A Advanced Non‐Commissioned Officers Course or the 920A Warrant Officer Course
Prior SOF experience in all SOF-P weapons
Retired 18 series military personnel from the SOF community
Prior Military experience
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