Quality Assurance UXO Technician (SUXOS qualified) - Diver - FLEX - (GES0000W1)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Puerto Rico-Guaynabo-US PR Guaynabo - Metro Office Park
  • Nov 19, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Description
 
Regular, Part-time (Flex Hire) Position Description 
Vieques, PR 
Quality Assurance UXO Technician (SUXOS qualified) 
Position Description, Job Responsibilities & Qualifications  
 
THIS POSITION IS A FLEX HIRE POSITION: 
 
Flex staff are hired to work either full or part time for specific projects and limited periods of time and fulfill temporary workload requirements. These employees are eligible for participation in specific but, limited benefit programs. This position requires computer (provided by Jacobs) communications and reporting. 
 
Position is on Vieques, PR island. Work rotations on-island will be one-month on and one-month off. If workload alters, work may be provided off island.
 
CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:  
 
Candidate shall be an EOD trained Diver qualified to perform Explosive Ordnance Disposal procedures underwater and capable of passing a commercial diver physical. Qualifications of NAUI or PADI are not applicable to this announcement. Also, competent and experienced in performing management, safety, and quality roles and functions required for investigation and removal of Unexploded Ordnance (UXO), Discarded Military Munitions (DMM), and Munitions Constituents (MC) from the environment. 
 
JACOBS requires highly motivated, result-oriented employees who can work independent of direct management, implement written plans, and ensure a safe workplace. These three offered as assigned positions, require 13 plus years of combined active duty military EOD and contractor UXO experience to qualify for consideration. These positions require specific knowledge of US Army Corps of Engineers systems, processes, and procedures for Munitions and Explosives of Concern (MEC) Time Critical and Non Time Critical Response Actions. Candidate shall have specific knowledge of MEC/HTRW & Construction Support procedures. Candidate shall have implemented an Army, Navy, or, Air Force project work plan, as SUXOS, and/or as UXOSO, or UXOQCS implementation of DDESB, Explosive Safety Submission (ESS) or Explosive Siting Plan (ESP).
 
THESE POSITIONS REQUIRE: 
  • US Citizenship 
  • Able to pass DOD/DOJ Security Background Check or National Agency Check (NAC)  
  • Maintaining UXO qualifications, training, and associated certifications/licenses, 
  • Passport 
  • Passing an annual divers medical physical and qualifying for operations in OSHA Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Levels A, B, C, and D 
  • Valid State Drivers License 
  • Obtaining ATF Employee Possessor or Responsible Person Certification 
  • Obtaining State Blasting License (as required by state) 
  • Obtaining US Army Corps of Engineers Construction Quality Management certification 
  • Perform no-decompression dives
  • Diving using self contained underwater breathing systems 
  • Swimming 
  • Snorkeling 
  • Working from floating platforms, boats, ships, or barges 
  • Working with underwater metal detection instruments 
  • Walking, hiking, working in remote locations, working outdoors, working in rain, snow, wind, cold, heat, and overwater, or at heights 
  • Set-up, operation, and maintaining geophysical instruments and safety equipment 
  • 98% of assignments performed in travel status on domestic or foreign short or extended assignments 
  • Management activities (project, schedule, budgets, costs) 
  • Supervision of co-workers, contractors, and vendors  
  • Maintaining quality for work products, consistently reporting project status, and documenting daily production and other occurrences 
  • Verification of Material Documented as an Explosive Hazard (MDEH) 
  • Certification or verification of Material Documented as Safe (MDAS) 
  • Ethical responsibility 
  • Leadership  
  • Clear and timely communications, (verbal, E-mail, text, and written) 
  • Operational planning and implementation of technical approaches and risk controlled methodologies 
  • Interaction with federal and state regulators, local officials and stakeholders 
  • Teamwork 
  • Experience working in Puerto Rico 
In the capacity of SUXOS, UXOSO, UXOQCS, or QA the candidate shall be competent, experienced, and proficient at implementing the duties and responsibilities of the assigned position as defined in DDESB Technical Paper 18 minimum qualifications for UXO Technicians. 
 
This position requires obtainment and refresher training in accordance with 29CFR 1910.120 (e) & (f), qualifying annually to pass Hazardous Waste Physical, participating in a medical surveillance program, and substance abuse testing in accordance with Jacobs, drug testing program. 
  •  Implement Site-Specific Health and Safety Plan for Munitions Responses (MR) and Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) related activities 
  • Maintain quality work products and project consistency 
  • Remain familiar with state and federal regulations regarding MR, HTRW, Blasting 
  • Lead and/or support Target Zero Safety program 
  • Provide internal and external customer daily satisfaction 
  • Provide timely reports, and maintain daily communications with Project Managers
 
Qualifications
 
  • Graduate of US Naval School of Explosive Ordnance Disposal (Phase I & II) Graduate of Navy EOD Diving Course 
  • 29CFR 1910.120 Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (40 Hour HAZWOPER) 
  • 29CFR 1910.120 HAZWOPER Supervisors Course  
  • 29 CFR 1910.120/1926.65 (e) (8) Hazardous Waste Worker 8-hour Refresher Training,  
  • US Army Corps of Engineers Construction Quality Management For Contractors American  
  • American Heart Association First Aid/CPR/AED (or equivalent)  
  • USA Citizenship  
  • Able to pass DOD/DOJ Security Background Check or National Agency Check (NAC) 
  • Maintaining UXO qualifications, training, and associated certifications/licenses,
  • Passport  
  • Passing an annual divers medical physical and qualifying for operations in OSHA Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Levels A, B, C, and D 
  • Valid State Drivers License 
  • Ability to Perform no-decompression dives 
  • Experience Diving using self contained underwater breathing systems 
  • Experience Swimming 
  • Experience Snorkeling 
  • Experience working from floating platforms, boats, ships, or barges
  • Experience working with underwater metal detection instruments  
  • Ability to perform: Walking, hiking, working in remote locations, working outdoors, working in rain, snow, wind, cold, heat, and over water, or at heights  
#GES Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Puerto Rico-Guaynabo-US PR Guaynabo - Metro Office Park

Travel

: Yes, 100 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Nov 10, 2020, 8:40:46 PM

Job

: Environmental Science

Organization

: PPS

Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Part-Time Regular

Work Locations

: 
US PR Guaynabo - Metro Office Park 
17 Calle 2, Suite 400  
 Guaynabo 00968
Capabilities: Munitions Response