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Munitions System Section Chief

Government and Military

Munitions Destroyer


Al Bihouth, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Munitions System Section Chief

The Munitions System Section Chief is responsible for the effective management of the assigned Materiel Elements (Accountability, Control and other elements as directed by the Superintendent) in accordance with established safety, technical, operational accountability standards, and PWS contractual requirements. Operates Theater Integrated Combat Munitions System (TICMS). Ensures compliance with Performance Work Statement (PWS) and Amentum ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System (QMS).

Principal Accountabilities

  • Manages and is responsible for all assigned personnel and equipment in the Systems Section, ensuring maximum utilization and conservation of resources.
  • Manages the Section IAW applicable standards of AFMAN 21-200/201, Munitions SOP, and Amentum Work Instructions.
  • In the event of an emergency, takes necessary control and timely response actions, enforces strict adherence of all applicable directives, i.e., technical, safety, security, quality and implements timely corrective actions of all discrepancies identified during internal/external audits.
  • Develops and manages efforts, goals and levels according to contractual requirements.
  • Co-oversees management of munitions stockpile, facilities, tools, MMHE, support vehicles and equipment to ensure serviceability and determines causes of negative performance trends.
  • Develops department schedules and goals to meet requirements of daily timelines, special taskers, special projects, and contingency support. Submits schedules to Superintendent for final approval.
  • Utilizes TCIMS to the maximum extent possible in all systems efforts and processes.
  • Verifies that personnel complete all accountability documentation that is an integral part of production actions, and submissions are timely to Operations Accountability Element.
  • Identifies and advises the Munitions Superintendent of limiting factors that may impact performance goals.
  • Advises Munitions Superintendent about personnel performance and all production actions, to include root causes and solutions to correct negative trends in the Section's performance.
  • Evaluates technical skills of personnel for conformance to established standards. Monitors the skills, proficiency of assigned personnel as it impacts production efforts. Tracks training requirements and ensures personnel receive necessary training.
  • Conducts sample surveillance audits of different processes in the Elements.
  • Interfaces and coordinates with the deployed Munitions Flight management as needed.
  • Ensures that personnel accurately calculate and observe the net explosives limits of all storage and operating locations commensurate with production actions.
  • Verifies that visual inspections on lightning protection and static ground systems are performed and documented in accordance with AFMAN 91-201, AFI 32-1065 Grounding System.
  • Ensures Munitions Control is informed of fire symbol, hazard marker, Risk Category or classified munitions changes that effect munitions storage and maintenance facilities.
  • May be appointed as the Munitions Superintendent during the incumbent's absence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Works in normal office and maintenance shop or warehouse environment and may be required to work outdoors for extended periods.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have intermediate knowledge of the USAF Supply, TMO, Munitions, and Tech Order systems or US service equivalent.
  • Must be proficient in the use of personal computers and Windows Operating System and Microsoft Office to include as a minimum Power Point, Excel and Word programs.
  • May be required to operate material handling equipment.
  • Must possess a valid home country driver's license and ability to obtain host nation driver's license.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a minimum of seven years' experience with USAF Military Munitions or US service equivalent.
  • Must have a minimum of five years combined supervisory experience in USAF munitions activities and MMHE or US service equivalent.
  • Must be capable attending the USAF Munitions Inspector Course.
  • Must not have been convicted of a Domestic Violence charge (Lautenberg Amendment compliance).
  • Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a US Secret Security Clearance.
  • Will be required to wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) according to prescribed procedures and as required for task being performed.
  • Physically capable of performing all required duties; capable of lifting/pushing/pulling minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally.
  • Must have normal color perception and depth of vision.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preferred working knowledge of all munition's functional areas.
  • Preferred intermediate knowledge of MC2 and other information systems.
  • Preferred USAF munitions storage, maintenance, control, and inspection procedures experience.
  • Preferred TICMS, CAS, MC2, TMRS and IMDS for Munitions and MMHE experience.
  • Preferred a minimum 2 years of experience as USAF Munitions Inspector and award of Special Experience Identifier (SEI) Code 836.
  • Preferred intermediate experience in the operation of forklifts and tractor trailers.
  • Preferred CCAF degree in Munitions Management.

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