Mission Support Alliance, the prime contractor to the Department of Energy (DOE) at the Hanford Nuclear Site, is currently accepting applications for Hanford Patrol's Security Police Officers (SPO’s). This posting will establish a candidate list for future positions with the department. SPO’s are uniformed and federally commissioned officers whose mission is to protect special nuclear material, classified matter, federally owned/leased facilities, government property, and personnel employed by or contracted to the DOE. SPO’s are authorized to carry firearms, make arrests and employ force in the performance of their official duties. SPO responsibilities include responding to suspicious, unlawful or unsafe/hazardous conditions and accurately documenting events through written reports (incident reports, witness statements, daily logs, and/or formal written communications). SPO’s must comply with written and verbal directives as described in Hanford Patrol Policies and Procedures. Additionally, SPO’s must initially meet and maintain weapons, physical fitness, reliability and security clearance standards prescribed by the DOE. Basic Qualifications * Possess a High School diploma or GED. * Must be a U.S. citizen at least 21 years of age. * Possess and maintain a current valid driver’s license. *All applicants must pass a written exam. *Successfully pass medical, psychological and physical fitness standards in accordance with Code of Federal Regulations 10 CFR 1046, prior to hire and annually thereafter. The physical fitness standards include a one (1) mile run in 8.5 minutes and prone-to-running 40-yard dash in 8 seconds. *Candidates selected will be subject to a federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter, be able to obtain and maintain a federal commission, DOE Q clearance and certification in the Human Reliability Program (HRP). *Qualify initially and annually with assigned weapons systems. Desired Qualifications
*DOD/DOE Security Clearance. *Military experience in combat arms, military or security police, nuclear/special weapon security. *Completion of formal courses in law enforcement, criminal justice, police science, or security. *Four or more years’ experience in security, law enforcement or related discipline within the last 10 years. *Prior nuclear security experience at another DOE site as a Security Police Officer II or III, NRC nuclear power plant as an armed protective force member, or military nuclear weapons site as a security force member. *Peace Officer certificate from a recognized law enforcement academy (local, state, or federal). Examples are: Municipal Police, Sheriff, State Trooper, State Police, FBI, Secret Service, Treasury, US Marshals, Drug Enforcement, and Border Patrol, etc.
Apply now @ www.msa.hanford.gov/ job # 30391 to submit your application. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
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