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IED Triage Technician – Top Secret Clearance

Posted by on June 9, 2021

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WANTED: A mission-driven professional with an IED background and Active Top Secret to become our next Triage Technician at Indian Head, MD.

As a Triage Technician you will:

  • Provide team-focused, mission-essential support in a challenging environment to our nation’s War Fighters.
  • Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals.
  • Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan!
  • Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan.

A week in the life of a Triage Technician:

  • Supervise and performs triage, ensuring proper safety protocols are implemented and followed by all triage personnel, for the safety of all personnel working the lab.
  • Reviews and revises Standard Operating Procedures for triage operations.
  • Conducts safety reviews and briefs lab personnel as requires to address potential safety issues observed and change in procedure mitigation measures.
  • Supervise and conducts use of X-ray devices to confirm explosive safety of recovered IED components as part of triage.
  • Supervises and performs forensic photography of device configurations.
  • Supervise and conducts use of explosive and hazardous material test equipment.
  • Analyze X-ray data for identification of initiators/explosives/power sources/firing circuits/components and booby traps. Supervises and conducts immediate actions per SOP’s to neutralize any explosive threat discovered during triage observing all associated safety precautions.
  • Confirms level I exploitation and prioritizes evidence in the lab.
  • Brief and train replacement personnel on all SOP’s

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day.

Company Awards:

  • Forbes National Best Midsize Companies 2021
  • Energage National Best Workplaces, National 2021
  • Washington Post Best Workplaces,

2021 Veteran Hiring Awards:

  • U.S. Department of Labor Hire Vets Medallion
  • BEST FOR VETS by Military Times

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Physical ability and commitment to deploy globally as a CEXC team member.
  • Ability to possess/handle firearms in support of CEXC operations.
  • Familiarity with Asymmetric Threat and Tactical Analysis Case Book (ATTAC), WTI Exploitation and Analysis Tool (WEAT), WTI Lexicon, SIPRNET and Community of Interest databases and portals.
  • Intimate familiarity with lab processes and work flow for level II exploitation efforts.
  • Familiarity with Universal profiling and schema.
  • Have current knowledge of global IED device and TTP threat.

Education and Experience:

  • Graduate of the Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal.
  • Six years civilian or military experience equivalent.
  • Experience working with a C-IED Task Force, CEXC, WTI, C-IED Team, DTK Lab, JEFF, TEDAC facility, other NGIC, DIA, JIDO, or ATF Lab; interagency or state/local law enforcement lab.
  • Prior U.S. Military or civilian experience working in EOD or C-IED, specifically with NSW Naval, Marine Corps, Army, or Air Force Special Operations Forces.
  • U.S. citizenship. Certifications and Other Qualifications:
  • Eligible for both U.S. Tourist Passport and U.S. Official Passport.
  • Current DOD Top Secret/SCI (or SCI eligibility) security clearance posted in Joint Personnel Adjudication System (JPAS).

% Travel  40 – 50%

Clearance Required?  Top Secret


  • Location: , Indian Head, Maryland , United States
  • Salary: Not provided
  • Clearance Required: Yes
  • Spouse Friendly: No

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