Security Specialist (Personnel)

U.S. Department of the Army
  • Location
    Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland
  • Sector
    Government
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Jan-17-2018
  • Posted
    Jan 12

Position description

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.About the Position:This position is in the Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS).Employees occupying DCIPS positions are in the Excepted Service and must adhere to U.S. Code, Title 10, as well as Department of Defense Instruction 1400.25.This position is located at the US ARMY INSCOM, Security Resiliency Activity located at Ft. Belvoir, VA,duty location at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.This is a developmental position to be filled at GG-07 level only, full performance is GG-11.WARNING:DO NOT INCLUDE CLASSIFIED INFORMATION IN YOUR APPLICATION PACKET!Application packages that contain Classified information WILL NOTreceive consideration for this position.Should you submit a resume or any other document as part of your application package and it is confirmed that any of the information is Classified, in addition to being found ineligible for consideration for this position, your Security Office will be notified to determine if any further action is warranted.Who May Apply:Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job.You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected.See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

  • 10-Point Other Veterans? Rating
  • 30 Percent or More Disabled Veterans
  • 5-Point Veterans' Preference
  • Current Army Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS) Employee
  • Current Department of Army Civilian Employees
  • Current DoD Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS) Employee (non-Army)
  • Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)
  • Disabled Veteran w/ a Service-Connected Disability, More than 10%, Less than 30%
  • Non-Department of Defense (DoD) Transfer
  • Prior Federal Service Employee
  • United States Citizen Applying to a DCIPS Position

Army DCIPS positions apply Veteran's Preference to preference eligible candidates as defined by Section2108 of Title 5 U.S.C., in accordance with the procedures provided in DoD Instruction 1400.25,Volume 2005, DCIPS Employment and Placement.

Responsibilities

This is a developmental position leading to the full performance grade level GG-11. The Security Specialist (Personnel) will be responsible for the administrative receipt and processing of personnel security background investigations of individuals assigned to or supporting sensitive, critical, noncritical positions and/or duties requiring access to classified, restricted, cryptographic, special program, public trust, and or other non-sensitive duties/functions. Review investigative information for completeness and accuracy and develop training materials to establish regulatory standards.

Qualifications

The documents you are required to submit vary based on the authority you are using to apply (i.e., applying as a veteran, applying as a current permanent Federal employee, applying as a reinstatement, etc). Please review the following links to see which documents you need to provide to prove your eligibility to apply: Applicant Merit Checklist and Proof of Eligibility.

As described above, your complete application includes your resume, your responses to the online questionnaire, and documents which prove your eligibility to apply. If you fail to provide these documents, you will be marked as having an incomplete application package and you will not be considered any further.

Your resume:

  • Your resume may be submitted in any format.
  • If you submit more than one copy of your resume, only the most recent version will be reviewed. The latest timestamp will be used to determine which version of your resume is "most recent." It is your responsibility to check the status and timestamp of all documents you submit as part of your application.
  • If your resume includes a photograph or other inappropriate material or content, it will not be used to make eligibility and qualification determinations and you may not be considered for this vacancy.
  • For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., HRS per week and month/year to month/year or month/year to present). If your resume does not contain this information, your application will be marked as incomplete and you will not receive consideration for this position.

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements: You MUST submit a copy of your transcript if you want to substitute your education for experience. If you claim qualifications based on education, and do not submit a transcript, your education will not be used in making a qualification determination and you may be found "not qualified." See: Transcripts and Licenses

Proof of Eligibility to Apply: Your application must include the documents which prove you are eligible to apply for the vacancy. The Proof of Eligibility document describes authorities commonly used in merit promotion recruitment and what document(s) are required to prove you meet the requirements of the authority. You must meet the requirements of at least one of the authorities listed in the Who May Apply section above to receive further consideration.

NOTE: Documents submitted as part of the application package, to include supplemental documents, may be shared beyond the Human Resources Office. Some supplemental documents such as military orders and marriage certificates may contain personal information for someone other than you. You may sanitize these documents to remove another person's personal information before you submit your application. You may be asked to provide an un-sanitized version of the documents if you are selected to confirm your eligibility.

Application instructions

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