MEC (UXO) Galena, United States


Position Title: Senior UXO Supervisor (SUXOS)

This job description identifies the major responsibilities of this position. It does not include all aspects of the position such as potential additional duties requested by supervisors/managers and the requirement for flexibility in helping others for the Company’s overall benefit.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Supervise site daily operations MEC activities. Plan, conduct and supervise all explosive operations. 



  • Identify areas that might cause a slowdown in production
  • Ensure proper personnel and equipment are available to perform field operations. 
  • Supervise Team Leaders and UXO Tech IIIs in the performance of their duties. 
  • Ensure that field operations are conducted in a safe and expeditious manner. 
  • Manage daily operations of sub-contractors and coordinate logistic requirements. 
  • Supervise labor, maintenance, and other non-UXO site personnel. 
  • Coordinate daily with the USACE OESS concerning project operations. 
  • Responsible for implementing and enforcing all requirements of the Project Work Plan. 
  • Develop and review standard operating procedures and work practices to ensure proper UXO operations are conducted.
  • Responsible for site security and control to ensure public safety.  
  • Conduct daily operations briefings and maintain all required MEC operations forms and logs. 



  • Graduate of a qualified explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) school with at least ten years combined military and commercial UXO experience. As an exception, a UXOSO may be a graduate of a qualified UXO school and have at least ten years commercial UXO experience, as required by DDESB TP18.
  • Current 40-Hour HAZWOPER certification IAW 29 CFR 1910.120
  • Current 29 CFR 1910.120 HAZWOPER Physical
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Broad understanding of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)
  • Ability to work outside normal work hours at short notice as dictated by workload
  • Ability to work away from primary work location in excess of normal workday
  • Ability to travel outside the US
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills; ability to interpret and explain site policy concerning MEC operations practices to executives, managers, employees, and clients
  • Intermediate user level of computer systems; Microsoft office software (word, excel, outlook), inventory databases, and documentation control systems
  • Valid Driver’s License

GSI Service Group Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that consciously builds inclusive teams and is proud to support a diverse environment that considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.