Sr Armament Technician

Career Area: Fleet
City: Germany
State: deu-
Country: Germany
Job Description


The Senior Armament Technician will assist with managing activities and personnel engaged in maintenance and repair of field artillery (M109’s, M1A2’s, breech maintenance, borescopes, Recoil exercise, 120mm mortars, M242 chain gun M2A3, and armament systems for the Army Prepositioned Stocks – 2 (APS-2) contract.



Mannheim, Germany



  • Perform field and sustainment maintenance on artillery

  • Responsible for the direct and general support maintenance; include the CROWS, Remote Weapons Station (RWS), M777A2 Howitzer, and 60mm, 81mm, and 120mm Mortars

  • Responsible for the Cleaning, Inspecting, Servicing, Repairing, Disposition, Evacuation and Movement of all Weapons in support of APS-2

  • Determine serviceability of weapons, sub-assemblies and parts

  • Diagnose and determine remedies for failures commonly encountered in the repair of systems using a variety of diagnostic techniques and TMDE with little or no supervision

  • Mount and dismount turret and vehicle mounted weapons as required

  • Safely uses common hand tools and shop equipment effectively without assistance

  • May instruct other employees in proper repair maintenance procedures

  • Will be required to maintain accurate, computer-based records

  • Required to conduct and/or receive cross training as directed

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • 3-5 years’ experience in military small arms and heavy ordnance repair required
  • 1 year of leadership experience required
  • Military experience preferred
  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English
  • Formal training (Completion of US Army MOS 45K/USMC 2111 or NATO military organization equivalent course or civilian equivalent 
  • Excellent computer, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required. Computer skills include a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experience using Global Combat Support System Army (GCSS-A) preferred 
  • Experience using the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) Unique Logistics Support Applications (TULSA) and Logistics Information Warehouse (LIW) preferred
  • Effective oral and written communication skills with all levels of the organization
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion
  • Problem solving skills with an analytical thought process
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment



Constellis offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflect its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.



Work is typically based in a busy service center/maintenance garage environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Frequent work outside and in inclement weather conditions is required, including heat, cold and humidity. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. Must be willing to wear Personal Protective Equipment as required by established Company Safety Standards. Normal work hours are 40 hours a week, however some extended or weekend hours may also be required.



May be required to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 75 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday.