MAJOR DUTIES: (Detailed duties are on the Position Description)
This position is located in the Munitions Maintenance, Storage, Handling, and Missile Maintenance Section of the
Munitions Maintenance Branch. The purpose of this position is to perform maintenance on assigned missiles, operate,
repair, maintain and calibrate missile test equipment, operate the Combat Ammunition System (CAS), store, handle
and perform intermediate level maintenance on assigned conventional munitions.
1)Missile Maintenance: Maintains and repairs assigned missiles. Conducts operational tests using special
purpose test equipment and precision measurement devices. Analyzes varying forms of data from different
sources of test equipment and isolates system component malfunctions by visual observation or use of
electronic, pneumatic, and pneudraulic test equipment. Interprets wiring diagrams, evaluates and analyzes
equipment specifications and other technical documents. Disassembles missiles and determines the nature
and extent of component and parts repair required. Removes and replaces defective major components,
connecting appropriate cables to insure continued operating capability of missiles and guidance and control
2)Munitions Storage: Receives, assembles, issues, identifies, inspects and stores conventional aerospace
munitions such as bombs, ammunition, starter cartridges, flares, egress munitions, etc. Unpacks, identifies,
sorts, and judges the physical condition of received munitions. Compares the material identification
markings and obvious physical characteristics against shipping documents. Checks munition shipping
documents for completion and accuracy and corrects documentation as needed. Determines proper storage
and safety requirements as to quantity distance, compatibility, pilferability, and applicable stacking of piling
3)Munitions Supply (FK): Operates Combat Ammunition System (CAS) in accordance with applicable
regulations and manuals. Maintains document files and accountable records. Manages the excess
serviceable/unserviceable munitions program. Coordinates scheduling of complete, sample and special
munitions inventories. Monitors and maintains munitions related report cycle, repairable processing, and
bench stock activities.
4)Inspects, maintains, repairs, and reconditions conventional munitions, containers, and munitions maintenance handling equipment (MMHE). Performs periodic, special, pre-use and returned munitions inspections. Inspect munitions and subassemblies for evidence or exudation, corrosion, rust, dents, burrs, scratches, cracks, broken or bent parts and check components for TCTOs. Removes dirt, rust and corrosion from metal parts with components and solvents, to include use of special tools, portable powered sanders and sand blasters.
5)Links and repositions ammunition by operating electrical or manual machines and inspecting for defects such as short or long rounds, corrosion and dented cases, and removes unserviceable rounds. Prepares bombs for loading by adjusting or installing fuzes, boosters, delay elements and signal devices. Adjusts, inserts and removes cartridges and squibs from explosive components.
6) Performs other duties as assigned.