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    The ideal candidate for this position will be well-rounded in multiple security disciplines, and have experience assisting non-security organizations and personnel of various seniority levels with implementation and guidance. This position starts at a salary of $96,970 (GS-13). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Office of Chief Security Officer team within FEMA.

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    When disaster strikes, America looks to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. FEMA prepares the nation for all hazards and manages Federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and provide challenges on a routine basis with a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce. Please visit www.fema.gov for additional information.

    EMERGENCY ASSIGNMENT: Every FEMA employee has regular and recurring emergency management responsibilities, though not every position requires routine deployment to disaster sites. All positions are subject to recall around the clock for emergency management operations, which may require irregular work hours, work at locations other than the official duty station, and may include duties other than those specified in the employee's official position description. Travel requirements in support of emergency operations may be extensive in nature (weeks to months), with little advance notice, and may require employees to relocate to emergency sites with physically austere and operationally challenging conditions.

    In this position, you will serve as Supervisory Security Specialist. Typical assignments include:

    • Applying policy direction to specific operating requirements and developing guidance and instructions for applying security policy, procedures, techniques, equipment, and methods to a variety of work situations and various degrees or levels of security controls.
    • Developing curriculum designed to teach FEMA-wide employees best practices on the protection of national security information. Uses extensive knowledge of security program interrelationships to independently provide guidance and develop and present briefings and training.
    • Developing, implementing, and monitoring a variety of aspects of one or more of the security programs including personnel, information (classified national security information (CNSI) and for official use only (FOUO) information, physical, operation security (OPSEC), counterintelligence, foreign access management, insider threat and industrial security programs for FEMA.  

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional non-emergency travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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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/527142800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.