CH2M SUXOS Qualified Navy Diver - Virginia Beach, VA in Virginia Beach, Virginia
Support federal Munitions and Explosives of Concern (MEC) extraction as a diver and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.
As the EOD trained Diver qualified to perform Explosive Ordnance Disposal procedures you’ll Extract unexploded ordnance and munitions safely from the environment, and dispose of them with minimum human health exposure. Our Diver Senior UXO Supervisor jobs provide you with an opportunity to work on Munitions Response (MR) investigations, MR removals, and Controlled Detonation Chamber operations. CH2M looks for highly motivated, results-oriented employees. Each day, you will be the face of CH2M as you supervise all contractor on-site MR activities. You should be an independent, team player with 15 plus years of combined active duty military EOD and contractor UXO experience; be an EOD trained Diver qualified to perform Explosive Ordnance Disposal procedures underwater and capable of passing a commercial diver’s physical; and have a desire to grow personally as well as professionally with each UXO job. In the capacity of SUXOS, UXOSO, or UXOQCS, 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 CH2M Inc., drug testing program. This role could be a DIVER with Explosive Ordnance Disposal Qualification Senior Unexploded Ordnance Supervisor (SUXSO), UXO Safety Officer (UXOSO) Or UXO Quality Control Specialist (UXOQCS) • 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 • 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) You’ll need to be 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. This position is eligible for Controlled Detonation Chamber (CDC) operations. CH2M requires highly motivated, result-oriented employees who can work independent of direct management, implement written plans, and ensure a safe work place. 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). 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 CH2M) and cellular telephone (monthly allotment provided by CH2M) communications and reporting. If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.
The minimum qualifications for this position are:• 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 • US Citizenship • Able to pass DOD/DOJ Security Background Check or National Agency Check (NAC) • Maintain UXO qualifications, training, and associated certifications/licenses, • Current Passport • Ability to pass 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 obtain an ATF Employee Possessor or Responsible Person Certification • Ability to obtain an State Blasting License (as required by state) • Ability to obtain an US Army Corps of Engineers Construction Quality Management certification • Ability to perform no-decompression dives • Experience diving using self contained underwater breathing systems • Ability to Swimming • Ability to Snorkeling • Experience working from floating platforms, boats, ships, or barges • Experience working with underwater metal detection instruments • Ability to Walk, hike, work in remote locations, work outdoors, work in rain, snow, wind, cold, heat, and overwater, or at heights • Ability to 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 • Ability to obtain an ATF Employee Possessor or Responsible Person Certification • Ability to obtain a State Blasting License (as required by state) • Ability to obtain an US Army Corps of Engineers Construction Quality Management
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
In addition to the Basic Qualifications the ideal candidate might also have:
Ideal candidate will already reside a commutable distance from the CH2M Virginia Beach Office
Current American Heart Association First Aid/CPR/AED (or equivalent)
Experience with Management activities (project, schedule, budgets, costs)
At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Ready? Let’s get to work. Developing People through Challenging Projects
Relocation assistance is not available for this position Qualifications of NAUI or PADI are not applicable to this 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 CH2M) and cellular telephone (monthly allotment provided by CH2M) communications and reporting. CH2M will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa, etc) to fill this position.
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