Explosive Ordinance Disposal Technician - 33846 in Tyndall Air Force Base, FL at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/19/2020

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Job Description

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Position Summary

The Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and Unmanned Systems Technologies (UST) Technician shall be responsible for conducting Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E) and technical engineering projects focused on providing solutions to identified airbase technology capability gaps in the areas of EODUST

Plan and executing bench-level research to understand engineering principles relevant to EODUST which support the Air Force (AF) Civil Engineer (CE) enterprise.

Perform large-scale, outdoor experiments, tests and demonstrations of sub-scale and full-scale technologies in relevant environments.

Develop or coordinate initial manufacturing and production capabilities needed to integrate new materials, technologies or processes into AF operational systems.  Evaluating prototypes to facilitate technology transition and potential integration into AF operations.

Maintain competence and currency with published literature and information within a technical area of interest.

Prepare search and technical proposals including problem statements, technical approaches, anticipated outcomes, schedules, and resource estimates.

Prepare research/test plans for RDT&E and technical engineering tests and evaluations which include sufficient background to provide basis for the project, overall project objectives, analyses of alternatives, technical objectives, technical approach, expected results, safety and environmental considerations (including hazardous materials and hazardous waste requirements), and schedule and resource estimates.

Education and Experience:

Experience should include planning and scheduling of relevant outdoor activities, coordinating with governing authorities, providing logistics for outdoor systems testing, executing test plans, and performing test site restoration as required.

Must possess knowledge and skills relevant to EODUST to assess current state-of-the-art and avoid unnecessary duplication of effort in the following four areas:

    • Post-Attack and Airfield Clearance
    • Improvised Explosive Device (IED)
    • EOD Tool Development
    • Modeling and Simulation (M&S)

NAVSCOLEOD Graduate (DD 214 and Graduation Certification Required)

Prior EOD with Senior Badge

10 years EOD experience

Valid Driver’s License

Obtain/Maintain a Secret Security Clearance

Honorable Discharge

High School Deiploma

Be able to speak in front of large groups


Security Clearance: None

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