Armorer Technician

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Logistics / Supply Chain
e Sharif, Mazar AF
Yes, 50% of the time
Day Job
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Public Trust
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Leidos is seeking a Armorer Technician to support the AFG-CLS program in Afghanistan.


The Armorer Technician will maintain arms rooms to store, issue, receive and maintain aircraft and aircrew weapons.  The weapons can consist of side arms, M-4, M-240 and 9 MM guns to support the Mi-8/17 aircraft. The arms rooms operations will support the routine OPTEMPO with surge requirements. Ensure standardized weapons inventory and identification process are adhered to. Ensure accountability of all weapons and repair tools.


Track/issue/inspect all dispatchable weapons. Implement, and train a weapons safety program similar to those requirements identified in AFMAN 91-201, AR 385 series and adapted for Afghan personnel use. Conduct serviceability checks of weapons IAW OEM procedures prior to issue. Implement inspection criteria and schedule. Maintain and store aircraft armament equipment such as rocket pods, gun mounting systems in a secure location other than the arms room. Train, advise and assist Afghan military personnel in all aspects of Arms room process/procedures and armament maintenance and repair.




High School degree with 3yrs experience working in armory or arms room.  Be able to repair and maintain weapons.  Desired:  9 mm or M240


NACI or Interim NACI required


Program Specific Requirement: As the position location is in Afghanistan, the following requirements need to be met:

Active US passport with a minimum of 12 months before expiration prior to start date.

Visa with multiple entries for 12 months prior to start date

Completion of Customer required International Readiness Certifications prior to deployment.

Failure to complete any of these actions within 60 days of accept will result in rescinding of the offer.


If the candidate is unable to pass the medical screening after the start date and prior to deployment an immediate administrative termination will be requested.

External Referral Eligible


Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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