The Range Safety Technician Supervisor receives general guidance from the Range Operations Manager, who enforces established policy pertaining to overall range operations on the Udairi Range Complex (URC). Training events include live fire ranges as well as maneuver and bivouac operations on the URC. The Range Safety Technician Supervisor resolves conflicts as they arise, ensuring all training is in accordance with Army Safety regulations and coordinating work with others where necessary. The Range Safety Technician Supervisor is the technical authority regarding live fire training and associated surface danger zones while on the URC.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:
Reports directly to the Range Operations Manager on Range Safety Operations regarding ground/airspace designated within the URC.
Manages the Range Safety Lead and Range Safety Technicians and monitors the Firing Desk Technicians
Ensures that units operating on the URC are, but not specifically limited to: Ensuring strict adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) always.
Assists the Firing Desk Technicians in the notification process and closing of all live-fire ranges with all MEDEVACs.
Verifies schedules, records data, and prints required reports using the Range Facility Management Support System (RFMSS)
Conducts OIC/RSO Briefings
Conducts range tours and safety briefings for all U.S, Coalition, DA/DOD Civilians and Host Nation Forces.
Ensures safety standards of all ranges and or training areas in accordance with DA PAM 385-63.
Responsible for all NETCOMS communications procedures under Range Operations
Responsible for coordinating MEDEVACs on the URC.
Knowledgeable of mechanical and electronically programmable target operation
Ensures all using units have appropriate Surface Danger Area Diagram (SDAD) for training events.
Conducts multi-national briefings and instructions utilizing Coalition Force interpreters’
Responds to emergencies and notifies proper authority.
Prepares accident reports as required by company and US government.
Enforces and monitors unit range operations to ensure that Army policies are enforced.
Performs administrative duties to include records preparation/maintenance.
Performs other duties as required.
Indoor and/or outdoor environment.
Standard work week will be six (6) days per week for up to eight (8) hours per day.
May be required to work an uncommon schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.
Must be able to work in extreme environmental conditions including dust and high temperatures.
Must have professional appearance consistent with US military customs.
Required to observe all safety, security, and health requirements for office, warehouse, and outside environment.
Must be physically capable of lifting 75 pounds a vertical distance of four feet and carrying this weight a horizontal distance of 25 feet.