UIC Government Services and the Bowhead Family of Companies Security Specialist in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Tracking Code CoESMD-20-1327-F
Job Code 20-1327
Posting Title Security Specialist
Post Date 8/19/2020
Full Time / Part-Time Full Time
Travel Up to 50%
City Colorado Springs
Description Security Specialist (CoESMD-20-1327-F)
Bowhead seeks an experienced Security Specialist to support the CoE Space and Missile Defense contract in Colorado Springs, CO. This contract provides Senior Security Specialist to United States Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Space and Missile Defense (SMD) Center of Excellence (SMDCoE), US SMD School. SMD School core functions include: 1) Educate, train, and advise leaders of security regulations and protocols for Space and Missile Defense operations; 2) Develop Standard Operating Procedures for SMD School; and 3) Execute the Security Regulations to ensure security standards are met during the education, training, and leadership development of Soldiers and Civilians.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Provides security training and guidance to support one or more SMD School training courses and instructors
• Develop standard operating procedures for daily security requirements of personnel and classified spaces
• Implement security regulations and provide technical subject matter expertise and knowledge related to Army space operations
• Travel to conduct training as required
Must comply with all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures. Personally, responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval. All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources.
WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This job operates in multiple environments: a professional office environment, operational military training environment including adverse weather and terrain, and in a classroom environment. While in a military training environment, the position requires the wear of military uniforms, Army combat helmet, the use of night vision goggles, and standard Army personal protective equipment. This job routinely requires the ability to lift 50 pounds or more and can include lengthy periods of walking. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. It also uses and troubleshoots small to medium signal transmitters, military equipment, and spectrum analyzers.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Requirements • 10+ years of space related federal and/or military experience as a Security Manager or Special Security Officer
• Understanding Security Fundamentals (Personnel, Information, Physical, Industrial, Operations etc)
• Experience and understanding of security regulations
• Experience in Visitor Access control
• Experience in collateral and SCIF operations
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Experience using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
• Previous instructor-facilitator experience
• Ability to travel 50% or more
• Current Top-Secret Clearance, SCI eligible
• Bachelor’s Degree
SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIRED: Must currently hold a security clearance at the Top Secret level and be SCI eligible. Top Secret/SCI highly preferred. US Citizenship is a requirement for holding a Top Secret clearance at this location.
Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC’s Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant’s resume/application may be subject to verification.
Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid driver license for this position and will be subject to verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house, online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company purposes.
UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.
All candidates must apply online at www.uicalaska.com, and submit a completed application for all positions they wish to be considered. Once the employment application has been completed and submitted, any changes to the application after submission may not be reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a significant change to your application. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources for assistance (https://uicalaska.com/careers/recruitment/).
UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing, multi-million-dollar corporation recognized as one of the top 25 8(a) companies for government contracting.
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UIC and its Family of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V.
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