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Ordnance Handler

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Job ID: 2216523
Location: CLINTON, MD, United States
Date Posted: Nov 30, 2022
Category: Logistics
Subcategory: Logistics Support
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking an Ordnance Handler to support the team in Indian Head, MD.

Please note this role is fully on-site in Indian Head, MD candidates must be willing to commute.

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Interpret and apply safety rules and regulations as they relate to ordnance warehousing operations.
  • Adhere to Team Leader defined security classification, hazard classification, inventory accountability and explosive safety criteria while assisting with the maintenance of explosive ordnance devices and materials in a magazine environment.
  • Execute receipt and annual serialized ordnance inspections under supervision.
  • Properly execute and record thermal readings under supervision.


Required Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma/GED equivalent and five (5) years of actual and recent experience in ordnance or ammunition work field.

Required Security Clearance:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen with an active Secret Clearance; must be able to obtain Top Secret clearance.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must meet and pass medical requirements for Explosive handlers and drivers as per the OPNAVINST 8023.24 series (or other Service equivalent series).
  • Working knowledge of Ordnance Inventory management.
  • Working knowledge of DoD safety procedures associated with ordnance handling.
  • Warehousing experience.
  • May be required to lift up to 50 pounds in day-to-day tasking.
  • Working knowledge of technical publications such as the P-803/804/805, CFR-49, NAVSEA SW020-SERIES-SAF-010 (or other Service equivalent series).
  • Possesses the knowledge, skills, and proper procedures necessary to record and manage ammunition assets. Training includes the generation and management of records relating to requisitions, receipts, issues, expenditures, inventory management and control, Notice of Ammunition Reclassifications (NARS), ammunition reporting, and other pertinent technical safety information.

Required Certification:

  • Must meet the criteria to be qualified and certified as per OPNAVINST 8023.24 SERIES (or other Service equivalent series).

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


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