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Amentum Personnel Protective Equipment (PPE) Technician in Pueblo, Colorado

Job Summary


This position is designated as a chemical duty position and is subject to the requirements of the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program. As a condition of employment, candidates and incumbents must favorably complete a personnel security investigation, urinalysis testing, medical exam and respiratory screening, and must meet and maintain personnel suitability and reliability requirements established by Army Regulation 50-6.


  • Perform all work safely and with the utmost concern for the safety of self and other employees.

  • Perform all work in compliance with environmental permits and regulations.

  • May be required to work overtime or varying hours.

  • Be at work when scheduled and maintain a good attendance record.

  • Work in close proximity to and or in a chemical demilitarization facility.

  • Adhere to standards and expectations for laundry facility personnel.

  • Clean and sanitize PPE utilizing tanks, drying ovens, racks and overhead hoists.

  • Complete PPE/laundry activity paperwork to ensure compliance.

  • Disassemble M-40 series masks for inspection and cleaning.

  • Make necessary repairs to M-40 series masks prior to reassembly.

  • Ensure all laundry facility records are produced and maintained in a timely, accurate, and legible manner.

  • Ensure laundry facility equipment is started, operated, and shutdown in accordance with approved project SOPs.

  • Generate work requests as necessary.

  • Keep areas of responsibility clean and organized.

  • Operate commercial clothing washing machines and dryers.

  • Perform all laundry activities in a safe, environmentally sound, effective and consistent manner in accordance with PCAPP operating procedures and applicable permit and regulatory requirements.

  • Perform RCRA, vehicle and forklift inspections.

  • Perform serviceability tests on protective and safety equipment using a variety of test machines to include but not limited to Mask Leakage Tester, Valve Leakage Tester, Air Flow Resistance Tester, Dry Bubble Leakage Tester,

  • Pressure Tester, Portable Regulator Tester.

  • Prepare cleaning and sanitizing solutions utilizing a pH meter or color comparator.

  • Prepare laundered and tested protective equipment for storage or issue.

  • Properly fit individuals with protective clothing items utilizing sizing charts.

  • Rebuild and repair protective equipment utilizing necessary repair kits, power presses, hand tools, and other necessary means.

  • Required to comply with plant conduct standards.

  • Responsible for the receipt, tracking, storage, treatment, repair, test, and issuance of all Toxicological Agent Protective (TAP) gear and mask fit testing.

  • Segregate cotton goods for laundering.

  • Support preventative and corrective maintenance activities.

Minimum Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma/equivalent and some related experience

  • Must be computer literate in common software applications and able to operate general office equipment

  • Experience in issuing, tracking and accountability of supplies and equipment

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a US or naturalized citizen able to obtain and maintain PCAPP site access

  • Must be computer literate in common software applications and able to operate general office equipment

  • Ability to exercise good judgment in performance of duties

  • Demonstrates experience working in procedurally compliant environment

Preferred Qualifications

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a toxic/hazardous materials environment

  • Experience in maintenance, care, assembly and fit test of industrial, air purifying and/or supplied air respirators

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans. If you are an applicant with a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability—or unable to use—the online application system and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Reasonable Accommodation Helpline at 1-888-877-3181 or 301-944-3299 or email for assistance. In order to address your request, the following information is needed:


Upon receipt of this information we will respond to you promptly to obtain more information about your request.