Job Locations US-NV-Las Vegas
Posted Date 6 months ago(8/10/2017 1:34 PM)
Offer Letter
# of Openings

Primary Function

Dedicated SUXOS with at least 10 years EOD and UXO experience including working on Operational and Test Ranges performing target operations.  This experience must include managing target and UXO clearance operations; range and range road maintenance; target processing and placement; range scrap demilitarization and recycling.  Candidate must be versed in all aspects of Target Operations to include clearance, survey and target cover, concealment and deceptive techniques.

Essential Functions

  • Reports to the Target Operations Range Coordinator
  • Supervises range target operations and CE personnel in range development and range construction ensuring the customer’s requirements are met and ranges are in accordance with AF and DOD instructions and policies.
  • Manages Target Processing operations as well as Range Operations Security & Safety.
  • Solid knowledge of target operation procedures and guiding USAF and DOD instructions, policies and procedures.
  • Gathers geographical data to maintain and update ArcView (GIS) system.
  • Performs other duties as required.
  • Performs daily supervisory tasks covering all of the administrative activities.
  • Interviews and recommends candidates for open positions.
  • Coaches staff on a daily basis, for training and continuous improvement.
  • Prepares performance appraisals as required.
  • Issues disciplinary action when appropriate.
  • Ensures employees are informed of and use safe work practices.
  • Recommends termination or contract non-renewal, as appropriate.
  • Reconnoiter and classify UXO and DMM
  • Identify all types of military munitions, including possible fuzes and their condition, armed or unarmed.
  • Excavate subsurface UXO and DMM
  • Move and/or consolidate UXO and DMM that has been determined acceptable for movement
  • Transport demolition materials and/or UXO and DMM that have been determined safe for transport
  • Prepare firing systems, both electric and non-electric, for demilitarization operations
  • Operate personnel decontamination stations
  • Assist in the inspection and certification of Material Potentially Presenting an Explosive Hazard (MPPEH) for the presence of explosive hazards
  • Construct UXO related protective works
  • Properly store explosive materials per applicable guidance
  • Determine precise location in field environment using a variety of techniques such as use of global positioning equipment, or basic land navigation techniques using topographical map and compass
  • Perform field collection procedures to identify contaminated soil
  • Prepare an on-site holding area to temporarily stow MEC that has an acceptable risk of movement
  • Operate modes of transportation for transporting UXO
  • Escort personnel who are not directly involved in UXO related operations (e.g., personnel performing survey, etc.)
  • Inspect MPPEH for the presence of explosives safety hazards
  • Supervise and perform the on-site demilitarization of MEC and handling of demolition materials
  • Prepare an explosives storage plan per all applicable guidance
  • Prepare required UXO munitions response actions and/or range maintenance administrative reports
  • Prepare standard operating procedures for on-site munitions responses and/or for range clearance activities
  • Assist in the preparation of risk and hazards analyses
  • Conduct daily site safety briefings
  • Supervise the conduct of all on-site UXO related operations
  • Plan, coordinate, and supervise all explosives operations
  • Supervise multiple teams
  • Assist in development of Range Clean plans

Job Requirements

  • Must be a graduate of Naval School EOD and meet requirements of the DoD Explosive Safety Board
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age
  • Must be eligible for US Top Secret Security Clearance
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate company practices with executives, clients, and employees
  • Must have a minimum of ten (10) years of prior military EOD and/or commercial UXO experience
  • Must have five (5) years’ experience in supervisory positions
  • Must have significant experience in all aspects of munitions response actions or range clearance activities, as appropriate for the project
  • If former military, must have received an honorable discharge
  • Must have experience in applicable safety standards
  • Must have experience in the transportation, handling and storage of munitions and commercial explosives
  • Basic user level of computer systems related to Microsoft Office software (Word and Excel), databases, and documentation control systems
  • Must be capable of moving through rough terrain for extended periods of time (8 plus hours per day)
  • Must be able to pass an OSHA physical in accordance with contract requirements
  • Must have 40 Hour HAZWOPER
  • Must have current 8 Hour annual HAZWOPER Refresher (if applicable)
  • Must have valid U.S. driver's license and ability to obtain a commercial driver’s license
  • Must be able to pass a detailed background investigation at a frequency as required by contract


Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong written and oral presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously
  • Strong initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines


Working Conditions

  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements dictated by project requirements
  • Ability to work in harsh working conditions, outdoors, and/or in extreme temperatures
  • Must be available to work outside the normal schedule when dictated by needs of the company

Job Location

Las Vegas, Nevada, United States


Position Type



Janus is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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