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    If you are ready to begin your new career or are looking for a place to make an impact, what better place than a top ranked agency in the federal government? We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team of dedicated professionals here at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), where we are ranked in the top 5 in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings. 

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    Responsibilities

    Our employees gain valuable work experience that provides them with the career boost that they are seeking. We need people like you to help us move the industry forward and continue to shape the future of energy policy. Join us and help make a difference! The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's role is to oversee various aspects of the energy industry, including transmission of electricity, natural gas and oil. We also analyze proposals to build liquefied natural gas terminals and interstate natural gas pipelines and license hydropower projects. To help support the modernization of the electric system here in the U.S., we are focusing on issues associated with a smarter grid. 

    This position is located in the Protective Operations Division, Chief Security Office, Office of the Executive Director at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. This Division is responsible for providing the Commission's Executive Protection, Insider Threat and Personnel Security services.

    Major Duties for the Personnel Security Specialist:

    • Aid in the development, implementation, maintenance, and interpretation of an agency-wide personnel security program which operates in compliance with applicable law, regulation, executive orders, and guidance.
    • Reviews reports of investigations and adjudicates complex background investigations for both suitability/fitness and national security respectively.
    • Analyzing and researching a wide variety of topics and conditions related to the Personnel Security Program.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

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    0080 Security Administration

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523594300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.