Your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration and deliver world-class solutions. We look for solutions that not only transform businesses, but also change the world. We offer a robust benefits package including competitive salaries; company matching 401K Retirement Plan; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; tuition reimbursement and more.
The Defense Group at Leidos is seeking to fill a Security Specialist position located at our Manassas, VA location. In this role, you will be responsible for controlling access, perform foot patrols and preserve order at program sites. You’ll maintain quick and controlled responses to incidents of fire, medical emergency, bomb threats, flooding, hazardous materials, etc., and provide specialized security measures for high value program assets.
NOTE: Shift is from 10:00 pm - 6:00 am
•Maintain security by following procedures; monitoring logbook; issuing visitor badges.
•Maintain safe and clean security reception area by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
•Perform hourly foot patrols
•Maintain secure environment integrity
•Assist in the preparation of regularly scheduled security reporting requirements
•Provide 5 minute or less response time to all incidents at assigned facility
•Execute FOD (Foreign Objects & Debris) sweeps during foot patrols
•Execute FOD sign-in sheets, monitor active/inactive worksheets per shift
•Observe and report incidents captured via CCTV
•Duty location may be re-assigned temporarily as operational requirements dictate
•Ensure operation of all security equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements
•Answer calls and investigate central service monitoring alerts
•Learn, verify, and execute JPAS VAR’s, and communicate with Leidos SCC
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below
•Requires a high school diploma, or equivalent and less than 1 year of prior relevant experience.
•Must have a cell phone
•Must have reliable means of transportation
•Ability to read, write and speak English
•Up to 10% travel required
Security Clearance Requirement
•A security clearance is not required to start. If you do not have a current clearance, you will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for a DoD Top Secret/SCI level.
•Must be a U.S. Citizen
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration
•State of VA Guard Certification
•DoD Secret clearance
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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.
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Commitment to Diversity
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.