Armorer (ARM)

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# Positions
Experience (Years)
Operations - WPS
Regular Full-Time


SOC is a trusted global provider of mission solutions with a history of assuring safe and effective operations for U.S. Government and commercial customers. SOC provides a guarantee of discrete and effective service so that customers can do their best work. We employ over 5,000 professionals engaged in the delivery of mission critical safeguards and security, facility management and operations, engineering, explosive ordnance storage and disposal, and international logistics and life support services. Our customers include the U.S. Departments of State, Energy, and Defense, Fortune 500 companies, and non-governmental organizations.



  • Shall have well-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • The Armorer shall report to the DoS Weapons Program Officer from DEAV for all work related technical activities.
  • Maintain weapons for all personal protective, static guard and emergency response team security service personnel. Perform only authorized maintenance as per DEAV.
  • The Armorer is designated as support (S).
  • The Armorer is required to attend the non-PSS WPS training course as outlined in this contract.
  • The Armorer shall maintain weapons qualification, as outlined in this contract and all Task Orders (TOs).
  • Repair and maintain weapons in accordance with OEM standards.
  • Account for all weapons in his/her custody.
  • The Armorer shall possess weapons repair certifications from various gun manufacturers including: Colt, Glock, Remington, and FNH for the weapons required by task order.
  • The Armorer shall also be responsible for the installation of special technical equipment
  • to DoS weapons to include USG provided optical devices, flashlights, grenade launchers,night vision, and laser sights.


Must meet all of the below qualifications:

  • U.S. Citizen/TCN/LN, as specified in the Task Order.
  • Level 3 English proficiency (see Exhibit A).
  • One (1) year of overseas experience performing as an Armorer.
  • He/she shall be Factory certified on a continual basis, as required, on all weapons for which he/she is responsible.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The Armorer shall possess a technical knowledge of weapon repair/maintenance principles, methods, and procedures.
  • He/she may qualify through completion of a military, law enforcement, or equivalent civilian weapons Armorer school and four (4) years military, law enforcement, or equivalent civilian Armorer experience.
  • The Armorer shall have the physical ability to lift and move equipment up to 50 pounds.

**Must have active certifications from the following manufacturers (this requirement cannot be waived):

  • FN 249/240B
  • Glock
  • Remington M700/870
  • Colt M4/M16/AR15
  • Knight's Armament SR25


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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