Job Overview


 This Position is located in the Judicial Security Division

The United States Marshals Service is the nation’s oldest and most versatile federal law enforcement agency. The missions of the Service include protection of the judiciary, court security, witness security, asset seizure and forfeiture, apprehension of fugitives, prisoner transportation and custody.

Vacancy ID: 999821

Job Title: Physical Security Specialist, GS-0080-12/13

Promotion Potential: 13

Duty Location: Arlington, VA United States 1 vacancy

Open Period: Monday, December 23, 2013 - Monday, January 20, 2014

Salary Range - $74,872.00 - $115,742.00 Annually

Who May Apply: You may apply if you are a US Citizen or National


The incumbent serves as a Physical Security Specialist (PSS) in the Strategic and Resource Planning (SRP) Branch and provides program support to the Enterprise Physical Access Control System (E-PACS) program for USMS and the U.S. Courts. The purpose of this position is to provide support for the E-PACS security systems by: developing long range plans; developing project task order statements of work for the design and installation of system components; tracking security projects; developing and issuing reports on contractor performance; assisting with the physical security equipment selection process; training USMS personnel and contract guards on the proper operation of security equipment; scheduling hardware, software and firmware updates to system components; providing oversight to contract security and network service personnel; monitoring the status of networks, adjusting configurations and designing and implementing logical system enhancements to achieve the optimal use of resources and user performance; and other duties as assigned. The incumbent will also provide JSD's Judicial Facility Security Program (JFSP) with technical and project support to the Judicial Security Management and Resource Tool (JSMART) used for facility security surveys, security system and CSO manpower requests and resource allocation and tracking. The incumbent will also support the administration and management of the OSS SharePoint team site.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Travel Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No