Security Specialist

Falls Church, Virginia
Sep 07, 2018
Oct 12, 2018
Full Time

We are seeking a Security Specialist to support the Defense Health Agency’s (DHA) Anti-terrorism and Force Protection (AT/FP) program in Falls Church, VA.  

Successful Candidate will:

  • Provide technical Anti-terrorism support and employee training support to all DHA personnel.
  • Coordinate with Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA) and/or FPS to conduct Anti-terrorism (AT) assessments on DHA locations assigned.
  • Complete United States Northern Command AT assessments as required.
  • Coordinate with all DHA locations to ensure AT assessments are conducted as required.
  • Attend AT meetings and disseminate information from these meetings to DHA personnel as appropriate.
  • Develop and maintain Anti-Terrorism plans, policies, and procedures for designated DHA locations.
  • Provide full reporting and statistics of the AT/FP Program monthly and as needed.
  • Assist Physical Security team with related Mission Assurance responsibilities.
  • Provide the following functions as required for facility operations: DD2875s, CAC Resets, OPSEC Reviews, In-processing, Out-processing, Visitors, Badge access/updates, key management.
  • Conduct Active Shooter drills and Security briefings designed for site specific application.
  • Conduct security assessments and inspections as requested.



Requirements Include:

  • Active SECRET Clearance.
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or 5 years of field experience.
  • Proficient knowledge of DOD Security protocols to include knowledge in personnel, info security, physical security and force protection (5200 Manual and ISC guidelines).
  • MS Office Tools required (Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • A working knowledge of the United States Military and the Department of Defense to include but not limited to ranks and titles of uniformed service members

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