Armory Manager in Upper Marlboro, MD at Constellis

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

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Are you ready for your next adventure? From down range to corporate positions around the world, we provide you with opportunities to grow your career while helping to make the world more secure.

Constellis provides opportunities across every major continent for individuals who want to build successful careers in a fast-paced, growing industry. Legal, moral and ethical business practices remain at the cornerstone of our culture and Constellis continues to be recognized for our emphasis on quality and compliance. This strong track-record of performance is supported by our deep relationships with our government and commercial customers. Our employees worldwide, the majority of whom are military or law enforcement veterans, have ambition and passion for creating a safer world. Join us to Secure Success!


Oversees, maintains and services all weapons held by ACADEMI. Weapons are defined as all those firearms used for operational, training and instruction purposes.

  • Oversees overall operations of the armory
  • Provides maintenance support and determines repair parts required for small arms and crew served weapons IAW approved procedures and policies
  • Cleans and inspects small arms and crew served weapons
  • Orders and maintains a parts cache to ensure all weapons are ready for service
  • Uses hand, electric, and power tools, small arms and weapons shop tools equipment and gages
  • Uses technical manuals and technical bulletins while performing inspections, maintenance checks or troubleshooting
  • Inspects, tests, maintains, stores, and prepares for use small arms and crew served weapons
  • Installs special technical equipment to weapons such as USG provided optical devices, flashlights, night vision, and laser sights
  • Issues/receives and stores small arms and crew served weapons by serial number with a double-check of each during issue/turn-in of arms to and from the Armory
  • Oversees accounting for all weapons in custody of Armor
  • Demonstrates operation and breakdown of crew-served weapons
  • Ensures weapons are available to meet training requirements
  • Maintains weapons inventory
  • Responsible for yearly budget and the purchase of all weapons used by ACADEMI
  • Must be willing to operate company vehicle 
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be US Citizen
  • High School Diploma required
  • Must have a valid driver's license and a clear driving record for the last five years
  • Must be at least 21 years old with no legal disqualifiers to possess firearms
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Eight years current experience as Law Enforcement and/or US Military armorer or approved Gunsmith College Graduate required
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Basic firearms fundamental shooting skills and knowledge of safety practices used when handling weapons required
  • Up-to-date certifications in at least four of the following weapons systems required: any of the M16/AR15 series (colt, bushmaster, DPMS) , Beretta, Sig Sauer, Glock, Remington, Mossberg RSG, Mini guns(any), Foreign weapons, AK and variants, Fabrique National (M240/M249/M3M), Dillon Aero (mini gun), 50 cal M2HB, and H&K
  • Prior Law Enforcement, US Military or other factory approved armorer training
  • Prior heavy weapons training
  • US Military or law Enforcement Instructor qualification or other instructional experience
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with MS Office Suite required
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment


Constellis protects critical priorities safely and efficiently around the world. Operating in 40 countries and based in the Washington D.C. area, our 22,000 Constellis employees bring unparalleled dedication and passion for creating a safer world and upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity. As a leading global provider of risk management, security, humanitarian, training and operational support services to government and commercial customers worldwide, Constellis' forward thinking solutions include a range of synergistic services, including background investigations, social intelligence tools, advanced training, logistics and life support, UAV and K9 services, and crisis response mitigation. At Constellis, our number one priority is to secure success for our customers. For more information, visit


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.

  • Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time-Off Program & Company Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Insurance: Basic Life & Supplemental Life
  • Health & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
  • On-the-job Training, Skills Development & Certifications
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach


Work is based in a busy training environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Work outside and in inclement weather conditions may be required, including heat, cold and humidity. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. Must wear personal protective equipment as required by established Company safety standards. Normal work hours are Monday-Friday 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, however some extended or weekend hours may be required, and work schedule will vary. Travel to domestic locations also required.


Must be able to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 50 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching, and bending throughout the workday. Requires constant use of hands and fingers to feel, handle or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision required by this job includes close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.