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    Joining the United States Secret Service, Office of Training, James J. Rowley Training Center will allow you to use your expertise in the specialized field of small arms and ammunition. This Equipment Specialist (Small Arms & Ammunition) position starts at a salary of $81,548 (GS-12) with promotion potential to $126,062 (GS-13, step 10). For more information on the Secret Service click here.

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    The selectee will serve as an Equipment Specialist (Small Arms & Ammunition) in the Office of Training, James J. Rowley Training Center. Typical work assignments include:

    • Planning, developing, and recommending modifications to weapons and other related equipment in order to accommodate the protective and investigative needs of the agency (i.e., inspection, repair, rebuild, build, and modify) all firearms, ammunition and related equipment.
    • Developing and participating in the testing and evaluation of ammunition, firearms and other complex products for possible acquisition; and conducting operations of complete ballistic laboratory, to include brass calibration, computer software, setup and operation of all equipment and evaluation results
    • Keeping abreast of the state-of-the-art trends in equipment technology in all facets of small arms, weaponry and ammunition through contacts with industry representatives; technical information contained in intelligence reports, foreign periodicals, professional and scientific journals; and other sources; identifying and investigating clandestine equipment, assassination devices, and weapons and ammunition available to the public through magazines and related sources.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1670 Equipment Services

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/526775700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.