Job Overview


Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL): Lead, Discover, Develop, Deliver

The Air Force's only organization wholly dedicated to leading the discovery, development, and integration of warfighting technologies for our air, space and cyberspace forces.  AFRL traces its roots back to the vision of early airpower leaders who understood science as the key to air supremacy. The passionate commitment of our people to realize this vision has helped create the world's best air, space and cyberspace.

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WHO MAY APPLY:   Current Permanent Competitive Service Career/Career-Conditional Employees Air Force Employees and Current Permanent AF DCIPS Employees with Reinstatement Rights to the Competitive Service.

Position Summary: Serves as a Security Specialist Team Leader over several two-grade interval Security Specialist positions and communicates and integrates the organization's strategic plan, mission, vision, and values into the team's strategies, goals, objectives, work plans, products and services. 

Location: Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC), Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), 711th Human Performance Wing (711 HPW), Management Operations (OM), Security (OMS), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH




Communicates and integrates the organization’s strategic plan, mission, vision and values into the team’s strategies, goals, objectives, work plans, products, and services.

Conducts special activities in management/security areas and leads team efforts in security functional areas of OPSEC, technology protection planning, personnel, industrial, force protection/anti-terrorism, and information security.

Advises management and employees of legal and regulatory provisions, requirements, and processes related to security management/supervision and security administration.

Plans, organizes, and administers Physical Security programs for the 711 Human Performance Wing

Assists the Chief of Security with managing the Information, Industrial, Personnel, Communications (COMSEC), Operations (OPSEC), Special Access Security Programs, and Anti-Terrorism and Technology Protection programs to ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements and fulfillment of customer needs.