Facility Security Officer

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-302864
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Management
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 03/17/2020
    • Years of Experience: 4+
    • Radford Job Code: 07001-07005
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Job Description

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:

 Develop and administer security programs and procedures for classified or sensitive materials, documents and equipment.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Assist in the preparation of manuals establishing procedures for handling, storing, keeping records, and for granting access to restricted areas, records and materials.
  • Process new employee security clearances,  track security clearance investigations and perform administrative support functions, including Joint Personnel Adjudication System (JPAS) and Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing (e-QIP) administration.
  • Design and present continuing security education classes for the programs.
  • Assist in the investigations of security incidents and prepare reports specifying preventive actions.
  • Participate in security compliance audits and vulnerability assessments.
  • Will be required to communicate succinct observations and recommendations to the site leadership that promote the safety and security of company personnel, the facility's assets, and interests.
  • Must be a self-driven and results oriented individual capable of effectively working multiple tasks concurrently across a diverse program landscape.
  • The ability to handle multiple priorities under deadlines as required.
  • Possess the ability to assist in security plan process improvements and implementation of security requirements across the site.
  •  Should possess the ability to prepare manuals to address regulatory requirements and assist in establishing appropriate procedures.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to articulate and present concise, intelligent, decisive, and risk managed recommendations.
  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills to work with employees and leaders at all levels of the organization.
  • Effective teaming and virtual teaming skills are also required.
  • Strong organizational skills and have a strong working knowledge of physical and personnel security requirements.
  • Have the ability to support off-hour operations requirements as needed.

 Other Job Functions

 Other duties may be assigned.

 SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:  

  This position does not have supervisory responsibility.

Experience and Skills

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:  

 Required:

  • Four (4) plus years’ experience in security programs as FSO or in a related field.
  • Familiarity with NISPOM, Physical Security and International Operations.
  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards.
  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors.
  • Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary.
  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules.
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance.

 

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to work independently.
  • Experience in preparing and delivering training and building and testing various security plans.
  • COMSEC (Communication Security) experience a plus. 


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Required: BA/BS in business discipline. 

Desired experience:  Minimum ten years contracts experience to include negotiation, administration and compliance with Federal DoD prime/subcontracts in the defense or aerospace industry.  

Candidate must be well versed in government regulations (FAR/DFAR/ITAR), export regulation contract structure and preparation of agreements.  Requires strong negotiation skills, superior interpersonal skills and outstanding communication skills. Occasional travel. 

 

WORK ENVIROMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Office environment.

Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time.

Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones).

Ability to lift  up to 10 pounds.

Ability to follow standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.