Job Overview


The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win…in air, space and cyberspace.  To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: Developing Airmen, Technology-to-Warfighting and Integrating Operations. Core competencies and distinctive capabilities are based on a shared commitment to three core values -- integrity first, service before self, and excellence in all we do.

All new DCIPS employees are required to complete a two-year DCIPS trial period.

Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service.  For additional information, click here


This position is in the Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS) with duties in the "Professional" work category and at the Entry/Developmental work level.

The organizational location of this position is:  AFMC, Rome Laboratory, Information Directorate, Information & Intelligence Exploitation Division, Special Security Office, Rome NY.

**** Salary Ranges shown do not include local market supplement ****


·         Assists in the administration of varied security programs for the organization, maintains programs and inputs data to the Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) regarding personnel, physical and information security programs.

·         Assists in the administration of the Information Security Program, reviews DoD, USAF and MAJCOM policies and may draft local procedures for the classification and protection of national defense and other sensitive information originated or controlled by the installation.

·         Assists in the implementing of established security policies, practices, procedures and techniques to a variety of organizations or situations that differ in kind and level of security, complexity and local conditions or circumstances requiring adjustment or modification of established approaches.

·         Reviews and updates Fixed Facility Checklist for Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI), requests Temporary Secure Working Areas (TSWA) permits, provides input as requested for the establishment of temporary SCI facilities (SCIF)s.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  This position is a Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel Systems (DCIPS) position implemented under Section 504, Title V of Public Law 99-569, Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1987, as codified in Sec 1601, Chap 83 of Title 10 United States Code which sets forth Air Force policies and procedures for DCIPS.  This position is in the Excepted Service.

DoD Components with DCIPS positions apply Veterans' Preference to preference eligible candidates as defined by Section 2108 of Title 5 USC, in accordance with the procedures provided in DoD Instruction 1400.25, Volume 2005, DCIPS Employment and Placement. If you are a veteran claiming veterans' preference, as defined by section 2108 of Title 5 U.S.C., you must submit documents verifying your eligibility with your application package.  

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional travel may be required

Relocation Authorized

  • No