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Chenega Corporation Protective Security Officer- Herndon, VA in Herndon, Virginia



Job Title:


Security Officer (PSO)


Job Title:

Guard II




Herndon, VA








Full Time








  • TheProtective Security Officer (PSO)is

responsible for access control and detecting, delaying, detaining, and/or

apprehending persons attempting to gain unauthorized access to Government

property or otherwise violating laws, rules, and regulations. ThePSOshall also identify, report, delay,

or detain those persons who violate the rules and regulations as appropriate

and in accordance with Post Orders.PSOsmust also remain vigilant to observe and provide emergency response to a

variety of hazards.

Duties and


  • Provide

on-site protection services

  • Perform

all tasks in accordance with the duties outlined in Post Orders

  • Shall not deviate

from the directions provided by the Post Orders except in emergencies or as

directed by the COR

  • Perform

a variety of security-related duties, depending on the type of posts assigned

  • Provide

briefings to on-coming PSOs of the recent, continuing, or anticipated events

and occurrences for the post

  • Maintain

logs, reports, and files of all incidents and occurrences encountered during

the tour of duty

  • Provide

personal escort services for designated personnel, visitors, etc., when

directed to do so by the COR

  • Ensure

compliance with the contract and to meet customer needs

  • Read

and become familiar with Security Guard Information Manual (SGIM) prior to

assuming duties

  • Carry

firearm license/permit on person while on duty (Unless local or state law

requires the Contractor to maintain the records)

  • Other

duties as assigned



perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each

essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • U.S.


  • Valid

state driver’s license

  • Speak,

understand, read and write the English language fluently

  • Secret

security clearance granted by the Defense Security Service pursuant to the

requirements of the National Industrial Security Program (NISP) and the NISP

Operating Manual (NISPOM) prior to starting work under this contract

  • High

school diploma or a GED equivalency certificate

  • One

(1) year experience as a certified armed Security Officer

  • Basic

knowledge of and familiarity in the operation of pan/tilt/zoom camera

equipment, automated bollards, magnetometers, x-ray machines, computerized

access control systems, CCTV systems, and two-way radio systems

  • Basic

knowledge of and familiarity in the duties of a Command Post dispatcher.

  • Certified

in CPR, First Aid, and the Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).

  • Certified

to perform private security guard services in the state where the services are


Knowledge, Skills

and Abilities:

  • Knowledge

of TSA and FPS directives pertaining to security operations

  • Knowledge

of the Security Guard Information Manual


knowledge of security officer patrol functions in order to maintain the

integrity of the protective mission


skills that demonstrate the ability to prepare and complete a variety of

written reports


in satisfactorily dealing with customers


in operating a personal computer and standard office equipment

  • Ability

to use a variety of computer software applications in word processing,

spreadsheets, database, (MSWord, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), and Outlook

  • Ability

to successfully complete all training requirements identified in the SOW

  • Ability

to pass a physical aptitude test may be required

  • Ability

to meet the TSA standards for contractor suitability as determined by the TSA

Office of Personnel Security

Physical Demands:(The physical demands described

here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to

successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable

accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform

the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this

Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee

is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach

with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or

balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift

and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job

include close vision.

Work Environment:(The work environment

characteristics described here are representative of those an employee

encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in

a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to

electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of

operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne

particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.


Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity

Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


preference under PL 93-638.


participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Organization: Chenega Infinity

Title: Protective Security Officer- Herndon, VA

Location: Virginia-Herndon

Requisition ID: 1900001684