Job Description Duties Summary Securing Travel, Protecting People - At the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), you will serve in a high-stakes environment to safeguard the American way of life. In cities across the country, you would secure airports, seaports, railroads, highways, and/or public transit systems, thus protecting America's transportation infrastructure and ensuring freedom of movement for people and commerce. For additional information about our agency please: . Responsibilities As a Federal Security Director (FSD) for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), you will provide day-to-day direction for Federal airport security staff and operations while enhancing the experience of the traveling public. Your duties will also include: Organizing and implementing crisis and incident management response plans and preparing the Federal Security Crisis Management Response Plan. Providing oversight and management of passenger, baggage and air cargo security programs while also providing optimal communication to the workforce to ensure they have the information needed to effectively make decisions regarding passenger security. Developing and maintaining a collaborative environment within TSA and with TSA stakeholders to effectively manage security operations. Supporting security evolution and ensuring the deployment, management and oversight of people, processes and technology to improve security operations as well as having responsibility for business management functions including human resources, finance and procurement. Travel Required Occasional travel - A minimum of one (1) week of travel in a full-time duty status may be required within 90-days of entry on duty to complete TSA's in residence New Hire Training. This training will occur away from the employee's duty station of record. Employees will be paid for compensable hours and reimbursed for authorized travel expenses per TSA Travel Policy. Supervisory status Yes Promotion Potential K Who May Apply This job is open to... Open to all U. S. Citizens and persons eligible for non-competitive appointment under special hiring authorities. See also common definitions. Salary listed includes Locality Pay of 15.06%. This position is located at Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) in Jacksonville, Florida. Job family (Series) Requirements Conditions of Employment You must possess U.S. Citizenship or be a U.S. National. You must complete a favorable Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI). You must pass Drug Screening, subject to random drug tests. You must be able to obtain a Top Secret/SCI clearance. This is an Emergency Essential position. Please see "Other Information" for additional Key Requirements. You must meet the qualification requirements for this position no later than the closing date of the job opportunity announcement. Qualifications To qualify for the SV-K Pay Band (equivalent to GS-15), you must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the SV-J Pay Band or GS-14 in the Federal service or equivalent experience in state or local government or the private sector. Specialized experience is defined as experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities and/or competencies to successfully perform the duties of the position which involve providing day-to-day oversight of a Federal airport and other modes of transportation security operations and staff. The one year of qualifying experience must demonstrate you performed work that is in or related to the duties of this job and demonstrates you have the ability to perform the critical competencies necessary to lead a complex operation or manage complex programs. Competencies may include, but are not limited to, the ability to: Apply guidance, such as policies, directives, and/or regulations as well as an understanding of how to implement policies, directives and/or regulations to a complex program; Perform critical thinking by analy
Mission:Protect the nation's transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce.Vision:Provide the most effective transportation security in the most efficient way as a high performing counterterrorism organization.Core Values:Integrity. Innovation. Team spirit.Workforce Expectations:Hard work. Professionalism. Integrity.History:On the morning of September 11, 2001, nearl...y 3,000 people were killed in a series of coordinated terrorist attacks in New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia. The attacks resulted in the creation of the Transportation Security Administration, designed to prevent similar attacks in the future. Driven by a desire to help our nation, tens of thousands of people joined TSA and committed themselves to strengthening our transportation systems while ensuring the freedom of movement for people and commerce.