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    The ideal candidate for this position will be able to provide excellent customer service skills with attention to detail in facility access control, credentialing, and fingerprinting while working in a team environment. This position starts at a salary of $69,581 (GS-11). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center (MWEOC) 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 as a security specialist in access & credentialing, controlling visitor access and movement on the facility as part of the access team, including advising on Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12) impacts on policies and procedures. 

    Typical assignments include:

    • Controlling, preparing, and issuing identification badges, cards, passes and decals that allow access.
    • Ensuring National Crime Information Center (NCIC) checks are performed and verifying clearance levels of employees and visitors through the use of security databases.
    • Managing task prioritization and workflow for access team based on supervisory direction.
    • Advise changes to security policies and procedures related to access control.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - This position may require non-emergency travel (5%)

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/538459400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.