AECOM UXO Technician II in Key West, Florida

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Position Title UXO Technician II

United States of America - Florida

Key West

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly motivated UXO Technician II for immediate employment in the Glen Allen, VA office. Project is located in Key West, FL. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Properly stores explosive materials per applicable guidance

  • Determines precise location in field environment using a variety of techniques such as use of global positioning equipment, or basic land navigation techniques using topographical map and compass

  • Performs field collection procedures to identify contaminated soil

  • Prepares an on-site holding area to temporarily stow MEC that has an acceptable risk of movement

  • Operates modes of transportation for transporting UXO, for which the risk of movement has been determined acceptable, when appropriate

  • Performs limited technical supervision of UXOSP

  • Escorts personnel who are not directly involved in UXO-related operations (e.g., personnel performing environmental monitoring), but have activities to perform within exclusion areas

  • Inspects MPPEH for the presence of explosives safety hazards

Minimum Requirements

  • Graduate of a Military EOD School of the United States and have two years or more prior military EOD and/or commercial UXO experience in response munitions response actions or range clearance activities OR a graduate of a formal UXO training course of instruction (as defined in the Department of Defense Explosives Safety Board (DDESB) TP 18 chapter 3 with three years documented experience in response munitions response actions or range clearance activities, as appropriate for the contracted operation, plus specific project/explosives safety training

  • The UXO Tech II must be able to perform the duties of the UXOSP, and UXO Tech I

  • Must be able to successfully complete required Background Check and Medical Surveillance Program

Preferred Qualifications

  • Successful completion of Texas Engineering Extension Service UXO200 - Unexploded Ordnance Technician Level Course and 200 hours of on-site training on MEC and MPPEH project sites

  • 40 HR Hazwoper Certification

  • 8 HR Hazwoper Certification (If applicable)

  • OSHA Physical Certification

  • Must have prior experience for collecting geophysical data using EM61-MK2 and RTK-DGPS

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Construction Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181320BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.