Warren, Michigan

Job Description


The ideal candidate has, in addition to the required explosives safety requirement, industrial safety experience, preferably with a C-12 certification or C-12 certification track work. A working knowledge of regulations (OSHA, NFPA, NEC, etc.). Army Safety Regulation familiarity preferred, as well as OSHA 30 hour trailer certification.

Job Duties:

  • This position provides Safety Specialist support to the U.S. Army's Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) with locations in Warren, MI, and at Selfridge Air National Guard (SANG) Base in Harrison Township, MI.
  • In addition to the safety hazards found in traditional industrial environments, some GVSC laboratory and field testing present laser, x-ray, and explosives safety hazards.
  • GVSC has numerous laboratories testing multiple facets of military ground vehicles, and the GVSC Safety Office provides safety oversight over them, as well as field tests conducted at sites such as Camp Grayling, MI.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a scientific, engineering, environmental or industrial hygiene discipline plus 5 to 7 years of directly related experience. Master’s degree preferred.
  • In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 12 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.
  • The candidate must be able to obtain and hold a SECRET clearance.

Security Clearance: None

Warren, Michigan

Alion Science and Technology Corporation is an employee-owned technology solutions company delivering technical expertise and operational support to the Department of Defense, civilian government agencies and commercial customers.

Alion was formed in December 2002 when approximately 1600 employees of the IIT Research Institute (IITRI), founded in 1936, purchased substantially all of the assets of IITRI creating a 100% ESOP-owned company. Each Alion employee has a personal stake in ensuring the collective success of the company.

We are committed to maintaining the highest standards. Several Alion locations are ISO 9001:2008 certified and we maintain a CMMI Level 3-appraised development facility, which employs robust, flexible and scalable processes to produce elegant, yet practical solutions.

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