Test and inspect small arms, artillery weapons, ammunition, and bombs.
What does a Proof Technician Helper do?
Tests and inspects small arms, artillery weapons, ammunition, and bombs for safety and quality control: Obtains sample ammunition from production lot for ballistic testing. Sets up targets on ranges. Fires weapons to determine mechanical function, accuracy, and velocity under variable conditions. Records number of defective pieces and sends them to laboratory for analysis. Cleans and maintains weapons used in testing.