Archive for the ‘TacJobs’ Category

MATBOCK Seeks Contracting Officer

Monday, January 11th, 2021

MATBOCK seeks an experienced contracting officer to fulfill a position with the following requirements:

-Future SBIR/OTA proposal preparation and submission to DSIP and other programs

-Current SBIR/OTA tracking, milestone submissions, and contract requirements adherence 

-GSA MAS Schedule updates and contract adherence

-SDVOSB contracting requirements and opportunities

-Assistance with any other contract vehicles that may benefit the companies

-Business development with US government entities to secure future contracts

Position is in MATBOCK’s parent company which manages three separate companies. The position will assist all three with all government contracts for review, compliance, and completion.

Location can be anywhere in the United States. 

Travel will be required for contracts.

Please send resumes to [email protected]

TacJobs – War On The Rocks Seeks Business Operations Director

Thursday, December 24th, 2020

This is a remote position.

The Company

War on the Rocks is a growing media and education company focused on strategy, defense, and foreign affairs. Founded in 2013, this company aims to improve the professional and public discourse on issues of strategic importance by featuring experienced and authoritative voices in articles, essays, visual presentations, podcasts, and other educational services. We value comradery, creativity, and expertise.

The Role

We are hiring a business operations director. This position involves office management, contract oversight, project management, financial planning and operations, and limited executive-level support.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in tracking and overseeing a wide range of projects that are operational and support-related in nature. This person must be able to work independently with little or no supervision, be detail oriented, and determine prioritization of tasks while being exceedingly well organized and flexible. This person must also enjoy the challenges of supporting a company made up of highly motivated people. The candidate must have the ability to work with staff (at all levels) in a fast-paced environment, sometimes under pressure, while remaining flexible, proactive, resourceful, and effective. The highest levels of professionalism, attention to detail, and productivity are crucial to this.

This is a full-time position. While the company is based in Washington, DC, the only location requirement for our employees is that they live (and have the right to work) in the United States.

Applicants should provide their resume and a cover letter. In your cover letter, please include an amusing story about yourself.

Main Responsibilities

• Coordinate the compilation, analysis, and summarization of financial, administrative, and operational data with the ability to make sound decisions and act on them.

• Effectively design reports, manuals, presentations, and agendas for external and internal meetings.

• Develop and implement standardized practices for routine business tasks.

• Manage a busy virtual and in-person (once the pandemic ends) office with a shared collaborative work environment. Must have the ability to manage budgets, expenses, vendors, logistics, and equipment.

• Reconcile expense reports and process invoice payments. Ensure that all invoice and expenses are valid and correct. Reconcile any expense discrepancies. Maintain accurate records and coordinate closely with company bookkeepers.

• Monitor and report on compliance with contracts and grants.

• Event planning, to include budgets, travel arrangements, registrations, and accommodations. Arrange travel and related requirements including conference registrations and hotel accommodations.

• Develop and prepare monthly and quarterly management reports for use by the leadership team.


• Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in relevant training, education, and experience.

• Experience in office management, business operations, and executive support.

• Proven record of integrity.

• Detailed understanding of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and especially Excel.

• Proven record of making persuasive and effective presentations and communications.

• Must demonstrate the ability to employ tact and diplomacy to foster amicable business relations with a wide range of individuals, within and outside the company.

• Must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, be able to act with a sense of urgency, and desire to contribute to the growth of the company.

• Someone who will add to our company’s friendly, warm, and tight-knit team.


Competitive compensation that includes excellent health, vision, and dental insurance (premiums covered by the company 100%) as well as a generous and flexible leave policy.

More information here.

Apply for this job here.

TacJobs – 3 Positions Open at Nightforce HQ

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

Are you searching for an exciting career opportunity with a great company? A fast-paced, fun work environment with a full complement of benefits and some great employee perks? We are a benchmark for high quality, high-performance products, and our employees are hard-working, dedicated individuals. If you fit that description and meet the qualifications for our position, we’d love to meet you!

Nightforce Optics is hiring for 3 positions at their Orofino, ID headquarters.

-Project Coordinator

-Production Laborers

-Facilities Custodian

For full details and to apply, visit

TacJobs – Ambitec Has Multiple Openings

Monday, December 14th, 2020

Ambitec Inc has been hard at work recreating and inventing state of the art Tactical and Ballistic solutions.

We’re looking to hire creative American professionals especially Veterans and other patriots to join our team in taking over the industry.

These times are difficult and we take pride in hiring Americans finest, if your publication can post our position requirements that would be greatly appreciated.

We are located in Miami Florida eager to compensate well and even financially support the relocation for top talent.

These positions are currently open, with links to the descriptions on LinkedIn:

Product Designers WITH Tactical experience
Production Line Engineers
Manufacturing Managers
Government Sales Representatives 
Business Account Executive

Send resumes to: [email protected] 

TacJobs – Knights Armaments Co Seeks Skilled Workers

Wednesday, December 9th, 2020

KAC is currently seeking skilled workers in multiple fields with all positions in Titusville, Florida.

CNC Lathe Supervisor

CNC Machinist II

CNC Machinist III

Computer Support Technician II

Engineering Administrative Assistant

Engineering Process Technician

General Skilled Laborer I

Machine Maintenance Laborer

Machine Maintenance Manager

Machinist Operator

Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Mechanic/General Laborer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Quality Assurance Inspector

Quality Assurance Inspector – Inventory/Shipping

Research and Development Engineer

Tool Maker/Model Maker III

Welder II

Welder III

Welder Parts Cleaner

Visit for full details.

TacJobs – Diplomatic Security Service Agent

Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

This one is hot! It just dropped and as you know, openings for Diplomatic Security Service Agents don’t come up very often. The suspense is short, until 7 December.

Here is a sample of the announcement:

Announcement No: SA-2021-0001

Position Title: Diplomatic Security: Foreign Service Special Agent

Open Period: December 1, 2020 – December 7, 2020

Series/Grade: FP-06

Salary: $55,416 – $80,763

Promotion Potential: MC

Position Information: Work Schedule is Full-time – Permanent after being tenured in the Foreign Service by a Foreign Service Tenure Board.

Supervisory Status: Yes

Security Clearance: Top Secret

Agency Contact Information: [email protected]

Duty Locations: Department of State Posts – Overseas and Domestic, United States; MANY vacancies

Who May Apply

Must be a U.S. citizen. Potential applicants should read the entire announcement to ensure that they meet all of the requirements and understand a Foreign Service career. Applicants may not reapply for one year after the previous application for the same position. If a State Department Suitability Review Panel denied suitability in the last two years, you may not apply.



This is a 2501 Foreign Service position equivalent to the 1811 CS Series.

The Department of State is developing a rank-order list of eligible hires for a number of Special Agent (SA) vacancies. The specific number to be hired will be based on the needs of the Department and is subject to change.

For additional information, please visit the Bureau of Diplomatic Security’s website at or the Department of State’s Career’s site at

For full details and to apply, go here.

TacJobs – Clawgear Seeks Tactical Gear Development Specialist

Saturday, November 28th, 2020

Steyr, OÖ

Full-time, Permanent

Salary: 50,000.00€ /year

Clawgear is the leading Austrian brand name for uncompromising quality in professional military tactical nylon equipment and uniform systems. Located in Steyr and under the umbrella of the Swiss-Austrian corporation TMH Trading GmbH, Clawgear is rapidly expanding its knowledge and product portfolio and we are currently looking for 2 new colleagues to join our R&D team for the development of new tactical nylon products.

We are making the real deal come true here in Steyr for the benefit of military and law enforcement personnel on the most demanding missions, all over the planet. If you have what it takes to create that kind of equipment, then we would love to hear from you.


Clawgear is seeking two Product Development Specialists / Engineers / Designers for the development of tactical nylon products, such as pouches, bags, vests, backpacks, ballistic protection, slings and more. The job requirements are broad-ranging and demanding so we don’t expect to find one person with all the listed qualifications. However, with two new colleagues, we hope to cover the workload and responsibilities of the nylon equipment R&D team.


• Work in the R&D team, from concept through design, prototyping, testing, sourcing and manufacturing of technical military and LE nylon products, in a highly interdisciplinary environment.

• Innovate, create and adapt practical and functional solutions to fit the client.

• Transform concepts and ideas into prototypes either through our sample makers or directly using our extensive sewing machine park for sampling.

• Set the quality standard for Tier One tactical equipment.

• Responsible for meeting price points through the knowledge of sourcing raw materials, overseas manufacturing and design solutions.

• Participate in practical field testing of equipment and establishing test criteria/procedures. Using feedback from mainly SOF operators to finetune the product concept.

• Design the necessary tools or molds for new product parts.

• Present design ideas as sketches or drawings.

• Create technical production patterns and consumption lists.

• Cutting materials for prototyping on a laser cutter.

• Test materials for desired characteristics.

• Working with great attention to detail and ability to handle more than one project at a time, at times under stress to meet non-negotiable deadlines.

• Participate in international trade shows, some domestic and international travel required.

• Other duties as assigned.


• Minimum 2 years of experience in creative product design or development. Ability to apply aesthetic sense and knowledge of ergonomics to the products.

• A high level of creativity, enthusiasm for design and technical proficiency is a must.

• Ability to envision and work through a project from start to finish.

• Knowledge of technical textiles and of other materials used in tactical nylon equipment. Experience in fabric development is a plus.

• Knowledge of the requirements of military use of tactical nylon equipment as well as having had relevant military experience is a plus.

• Knowledge of nylon products construction techniques, such as in bags and pouches, patterns and pattern making is required. Experience in garment construction is a plus.

• Experience with Far East production and sourcing of raw materials.

• Experience with 3D CAD design, preferably Autocad, Fusion 360, Inventor or Lectra software.

• Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is a big plus.

• Knowledge of Word and Excel is required, as well as a general knowledge of computers.

• Ability to learn other software.

• Hands-on problem-solving skills are desired.

• Ability to study, absorb and apply technical knowledge in interdisciplinary product development. Ability to apply mathematics to solve design problems.

• Ability to work with a team as well as in an individual setting.

• Ability to speak and write English fluently. Other language skills are a plus, especially German.

• Experience with sewing machines is a plus, as well as laser cutting equipment.

• Knowledge of tool making and molds is a plus.

• While we do not require any university degree for this position, we do look favourably on relevant education or degree, such as a degree in Product Design, Mechanical Engineering, Product Management, Project Management or similar relevant education. However, we also do acknowledge that the special skill set for this position may come in the form of a self-taught talented person with the right attitude and experience. For the purpose of selection, we would like to see some examples or verifiable references to previous projects done by the applicant.

Place of work:

TMH Trading GmbH, Steyr, Austria. Fulltime work required (38.5 H per week). TMH Trading GmbH is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, age (must be of legal age), gender identity, national origin, disability, or other personal characteristics.

We offer a very competitive salary in Austria (Yearly gross salary from €50.000 and upwards depending on qualifications) and a great, modern, international and relaxed working environment, right in the lovely Upper Austria region. If you are applying from the outside of the EU, please see the Austrian Foreign Ministry homepage (in English) regarding Visa-requirements and understand if you are in an eligible position to work in the EU, before applying for this job.

Apply here.

XGO Seeks Sales Director, Global Government & Military Business Development 

Monday, November 23rd, 2020

Job Description

XGO Sales Director, Global Government & Military Business Development 

Corporate Office: Southern Pines, NC

• May not require an on-site presence.

• Responsible for driving XGO® branded sales in the military, government, and other extended military – government retail channels.

• Sales Targets: New Business Development within existing Distributor Channels – TLS and all other Distributors; National Guard; and, International

• Implement & recommend strategic business plans for the XGO brand related to relevant markets, including sales and marketing.

• Mange and direct sales activity with key distributors to achieve corporate sales objectives.

• Maintain high visibility and interaction with DOD, DLA, Natick, and key end user decision makers to locate and close significant business opportunities.

• Maintain a constant interface and develop/maintain relationships with government procurement and research personnel to ensure relevance of XGO product and fabric mix is in accordance with their current and evolving needs

• To communicate emerging trends in the industry and markets into product development plans

• Develop new and nurture existing relationships with XGO distributors in the United States and internationally to include/increase the relevance of XGO within their product mix and increase overall global sales of XGO.

o Attend trade shows (i.e. SHOT, SOFIC, Modern Day Marine, and others.) for the purpose of growing XGO’s brand recognition, supporting XGO distributors, while maintaining an ongoing interface with procurement personnel to remain cognizant of relevant sales/contract opportunities.

• New projects as required.

Desired Skill & Experience:

• 3+ years sales and business development experience with federal and military customers

• 3+ years International Sales and Management experience

• 5+ years outside sales experience

• BS degree strongly preferred

• Prior Military Experience (active/reserve, honorable discharge) strongly preferred

• Strong understanding guidelines necessary to conduct business with GSA, TLS, and DOD E-mall.

• Ability to cold call new customers and/or develop new markets and opportunities.

• Existing relationships with customers, markets, distributors, and programs.

• Strong communication skills are required to interact with various company departments, managers, and employees.

• Self-starter with experience to manage travel schedule, customer meetings, tradeshows, and or other sales and budgetary requirements

• Ability to travel – Up to 50%.

• Strongly prefer living one of the following areas: Southern Pines / Central NC

Please send resume to:

Longworth Industries, Inc.

PO Box 2715

Southern Pines, NC  28388

Point of Contacts:

Randy Black [email protected]

Doris Hinson [email protected]

Position will remain open until December 31, 2020.