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Physical Security Specialist


Agricultural Specialist


Huntsville, Alabama, United States


Leidos/Dynetics is seeking a talented Physical Security Specialist to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Leidos/Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

Primary Responsibilities

Candidate selected will be responsible for providing physical security services for a large multi-tenant facility. They will assist in all aspects of physical security including supporting our guard service, processing access control requests, changing combinations, assisting with establishing and disestablishing Open Storage/closed areas, key control, and supporting employee and visitor security briefing. The job requires a self-starter with a strong work ethic, who enjoys challenges and has the capability and desire to work independently with little or no supervision in a fast-paced environment. Skills required include initiative, problem solving, tact, good written and oral communication skill set and diplomacy.

Basic Qualifications

  • The right candidate must be able to multitask, having the flexibility to deal with short deadlines and demanding customers. High School Diploma and 4 or more years ‘experience in the Physical Security Professional field required.
  • Candidate must be available to respond to after-hours security issues within 30 minutes of notification.
  • Candidate must possess strong communication skills and attention to detail as well as the proven ability to work independently with others in a collaborative environment.
  • Knowledge of National Industrial Security Program (NISP), along with understanding the general workings of Access Control, Intrusion Detection System (IDS), US Government Lock Program and Closed Circuit CCTV Systems would be a plus.
  • Must be able to obtain and hold a Top Secret security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville-North Alabama area.
  • 5 years in Industrial and/or National Security field is preferred.
  • Experience with SIMS database is desired.
  • Experience with OnGuard, and CCURE is also a plus.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college, or equivalent experience/combined education preferred.
  • Secret or Top Secret clearance is preferred.

Original Posting Date:


While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $48,100.00 - $86,950.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.