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    Joining the Secret Service, Office of Technical Development and Mission Support, Technical Security Division will allow you to provide specialized technical expertise to develop and implement countermeasures to protected persons and/or facilities, and support protective operations and criminal investigations. This Technical Security Investigator position, starts at a salary of $52,101 (GL-7, step 1), or $58,108 (GL-9, step 1), with promotion potential to $126,062 (GS-13, step 10).

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    The selectee will serve as a Technical Security Investigator specializing in the area of Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) or Fire/Life Safety or Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear (CBRN), in the Office of Technical Development and Mission Support, Technical Security Division. Typical work assignments include:

    • Responding to critical security incidents affecting the safety and security of the protectees and the related secured facilities, venues, and perimeters; performing physical search and investigation; and analyzing and evaluating the latest known technologies (e.g. state of the art attack systems and vectors for chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear threats) that potentially may be used by hostile entities.
    • Assisting in protective countermeasures and related law enforcement response planning duties; assisting in planning, organizing investigative tactics and techniques to assist with investigations of suspected criminal violations.
    • Assisting in protective advances and conducting surveys and analyses; adjusting plans and schedules; and assisting in developing alternative strategies in response to delays, sudden and/or major changes in itineraries or the introduction of critical intelligence.
    • Assisting in providing advice and assistance to U.S. Secret Service, White House Officials and representatives from other federal agencies and organizations on issues.

    Apply for this exciting opportunity to directly impact the mission of the agency by providing operational support to protective operations and criminal investigations through the identification, fielding and monitoring of unique or specially tailored equipment necessary to provide protective countermeasures, document criminal activity and acquire criminal target location.

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    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional foreign and domestic travel may be required.

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    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/518604600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.