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    The Directorate of Operations (DO) strengthens national security and foreign policy objectives through the clandestine collection of human intelligence (HUMINT), and by conducting covert action as directed by the President. Learn more about the Directorate of Operations at: https://www.cia.gov/offices-of-cia/clandestine-service/

    As a Paramilitary Operations Officer/Specialized Skills Officer for the CIA, you will join a cadre of action- and results-oriented professionals who accept significant, demanding responsibilities and accountability for results. Paramilitary Operations Officers and Specialized Skills Officers are distinct occupations in the Directorate of Operations (DO), but together they play a unique role and provide unique capabilities in support of conventional and unconventional operations overseas.

    All DO officers are hired at an entry level and train as they are expected to work - as one team. DO officers begin their careers spending one to two years learning the foundations of clandestine operational tradecraft via classroom training, practical exercise, and on-the-job experience. Paramilitary Operations Officers and Specialized Skills Officers must successfully complete foundational training as a DO Operations Officer.

    Additionally, Paramilitary Operations Officers are required to successfully complete specialized training to prepare for service in hazardous and austere environments overseas.

    Specialized Skills Officers focus on operating and maintaining infrastructure necessary to facilitate and support missions conducted under CIA-unique authorities. You will serve primarily at CIA Headquarters, but there are frequent opportunities for temporary duty travel and/or assignments overseas.

    This position requires a 5-year Contract Term Agreement is required.

    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/clandestine/cmo-specialist.html

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    Responsibilities

    KEY REQUIREMENTS

    • US citizenship required (dual national US citizens are eligible).
    • All positions require relocation to the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
    • All applicants must successfully complete a thorough medical and psychological exam, a polygraph interview, and a comprehensive background investigation.
    • All applicants must generally not have used illegal drugs within the last twelve months. The issue of illegal drug use prior to twelve months ago is carefully evaluated during the medical and security processing.
    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/clandestine/cmo-specialist.html

    MAJOR DUTIES

    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/clandestine/cmo-specialist.html

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - 50% or Greater.

    Supervisory status

    No

  • Job family (Series)

    0132 Intelligence

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494068800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.