Gunsmith II

Location: Fort Bliss, TX
Technica LLC is seeking hard-working, ambitious individuals to join our team.  For nearly 15 years, Technica has provided services to military, government and commercial customers.  If you meet the qualifications of the position below, we look forward to receiving your application. 

Technica is accepting applicatons for the position of Gunsmith II at Fort Bliss, TX.

Description:
  • Perform field level maintenance/repairs, to include technical inspections to determine faults and orders repair parts on the M9, M4, M16, M14 EBR, M500, M249, M240 Series, M2, M203, M320, MK19, M119A2 Howitzers, and 60mm, 81mm, and 120mm Mortars.
  • Review work orders and discuss work with leads and supervisor.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications. Performs other duties assigned by the Supervisor or Lead.

Requirements
 
  • Former Soldier with prior military occupational skill (45B, 45K, 91F) ideal.
  • Position requires attendance at a formal one/two year accredited in-house gunsmith course, or equivalent work experience.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience performing weapons repair and previous exposure to arms room procedures are required.
  • Background in military weapons to include inspection and repair is required. 
  • Must have knowledge of gunsmith tools and procedures, as well as knowledge of firearms operating principles. 
  • Must be able to lift in excess of 70lbs on occasion and at least 45lbs on a routine basis. 
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET security clearance.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Able to work in all types of weather conditions to include intense heat, heavy wind, blowing sand, heavy rain, and snow and sleet.
  • Able to function with a basic level of English oral and written language skills

Physical Demands
• Lift on an occasional basis a maximum of 70 pounds with frequent or constant lifting of 40 pounds
• Must be able to climb in and out of military vehicles and related equipment
• Must be able to stand for at least two continuous hours
• Must be able to work in cramped areas for at least two continuous hours
• Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions to include intense heat, heavy wind, blowing sand, heavy rain, and snow and sleet

Work Environment
Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions to include intense heat, heavy wind, blowing sand, heavy rain, snow, and sleet.

Technica is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Technica recognizes the value of diversity in our workplace.  We are committed to equal opportunity.  Technica provides fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, sexual preference, partnership status, gender identity, disability, genetic information, and protected veteran status, status of participation in the U.S. Armed Services, or other status protected by federal, state or local law. Technica hires and promotes individuals solely based on their qualifications for the job to be filled. 
 
Technica reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities to enable them to receive equal employment opportunity and/or perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship to the Company. This applies to all applicants and employees.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.
 
Technica encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and members or veterans of the U.S. Armed Services to apply.
 
Benefits
Technica offers health, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance benefits, and 401(k) options to all full-time employees. 
 
This job description is subject to change at any time.
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