Job Overview


This is a AMMUNITION & EXPLOSIVES HANDLER position supporting the  ARNG Training Center.   This is a Bargaining Unit position. The unit point of contact and contact phone for this position is: 1SG Paulo Sousa at 508-968-5890. 



This position is open to all current members of the Massachusetts Army National Guard.

"Selected Soldier will have to transfer to Camp Edwards"

NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED.   This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the Massachusetts Army National Guard.  Applicants who are not currently a member of the Massachusetts Army National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the Massachusetts Army National Guard.  If you are not sure you are eligible for military membership, please contact a Massachusetts Army National Guard recruiter at (888) 301-3103, ext. 7398, before applying for this position.


This job family includes occupations involved in the manufacturing, assembling, disassembling, renovating, loading, deactivating, modifying, destroying, testing, handling, placing, and discharging of ammunition, propellants, chemicals and toxic materials, and other conventional and special munitions and explosives. Work involves detection, identification, evaluation, rendering safe recovery, and disposal of explosive items which are hazardous to operations, facilities, or personnel.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No