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    Securing Travel, Protecting People - At the Transportation Security Administration, you will serve in a high-stakes environment to safeguard the American way of life.  In cities across the country, you would secure airports, seaports, railroads, highways, and/or public transit systems, thus protecting America's transportation infrastructure and ensuring freedom of movement for people and commerce. For additional information about our agency please: Click Here

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    Responsibilities

    This Supervisory Transportation Security Specialist position is located in the Training Centers Division (TCD), Training and Development (T&D), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The incumbent is responsible for the development of complex projects and inspection plans and providing advisory or analytical work/discussion to assure understanding and compliance with mandatory guidelines, regulations or Federal laws and training program goals and objectives. Duties include but are not limited to:

    • Serves as a principal technical expert providing advice, guidance, and recommendations to course sponsors, program managers, field training managers, instructional staff, and senior leadership on a variety of complex and time critical training-related issues.
    • Assists the manager in determining objectives of reviews, inquiries, inspections and other projects, and assignments; articulates and communicates protocols and plans, and presents analysis and findings in a clear and concise manner, and negotiates appropriate resolutions to identified issues or problems.
    • Directs, mentors, leads, develops and supervises employees; manages highly complex and challenging programs; secures necessary resources; and establishes goals to ensure objectives are met and activities are supported.
    • Represents the Branch or Division on internal and external work groups in support of priority and /or agency-level goals and initiatives.
    • Prepares papers and reports to document evidence developed during analysis, interviews and observation; develops findings and recommendations to improve the efficiency of TSA operations and programs; reviews and reports prepared by team members for content and quality assurance; and reports results of projects, both orally and in writing, to managers and executive leadership to facilitate understanding and acceptance of findings and recommendations.

    Supervisory/Managerial Probationary Period Requirements: Unless previously completed, you must satisfactorily complete a one-year supervisory probationary period to continue in this supervisory/managerial position.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Must be available for some travel.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    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/589133600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.