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Job #: R-00008181
Location: Columbus, GA
Category: Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has openings for Security Support Specialists in Fort Benning, GA

Primary Responsibilities

Provides expertise and support to physical, personnel, and industrial security activities

Processes personnel background investigations clearance actions

Ensures compliance with automated information systems security procedures.

Monitors and ensures compliance with special security policies and procedures.

Coordinates and conducts training for special security representatives.

Conducts liaison with Government and Industrial Security officials.

Oversees collateral and higher access and badge procedures.

Basic Qualifications

HS Diploma and 6 years of relevant security experience within DoD or another government agency.

Knowledge and experience with National Industrial Security Program Supplement, and DoD 5105.21 Volumes 1- 3.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or higher is preferred.

Experience with security regulations, inspections, and training

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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