Senior Physical Security Specialist

US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations Rockville, MD
* Duties

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This position is located in the Office of Administration (ADM), Division of Facilities and Security (DFS), Security Management and Operations Branch (SMOB). The supervisor is Denis Brady.

This position is Non Bargaining Unit. This position requires minimal travel.

Travel expenses associated with interview and/or relocation expenses associated with job offer may be paid.

Selectee will not be subject to Office of Government Ethics Confidential Financial Disclosure reporting requirements.

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As the Senior Physical Security Specialist you will serve as the agency's authoritative expert on technical issues related to physical and facility security, and occupant emergency planning and management to assure continued effective oversight, coordination and implementation of NRC's facility security, occupant safety, and physical security programs. In addition, represents NRC interests on various governmental security policy and oversight committees to provide authoritative technical expertise, and advice in key technical and policy areas related to physical and facility security. Recommends and develops policies and procedures regarding specific facility and physical security programs consistent with national policies and regulations.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - may be required.

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


Who May Apply This job is open to… Applications will be accepted from internal employees of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission on permanent or competitive Term appointments.

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Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* This is a Drug Testing position.

You must meet the qualifications for this position by no later than 30 calendar days after the closing date of this announcement and before placement in the position.


In addition to the basic requirements, to qualify for this position you must have at least one year of specialized experience at the next lower grade level in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE is defined as demonstrated knowledge of security principles, detailed knowledge and understanding of the U.S. Government National Security Program and the interrelationship of that program with the overall NRC security program in order to assure that the NRC program incorporates the legal requirements and the intent of the national program. Such knowledge and experience would normally be evidenced by experience in a responsible government or industrial security position which is directly related to the application of national-level security directives at the Federal agency level.

A description of how you possess the specialized experience as well as how you meet the qualifications desired in an ideal candidate should be addressed in your resume and your answers to the vacancy questions.