NANA Regional Corporation Training Officer (Armed Security) (Must be able to obtain a clearance) in Seattle, Washington

Training Officer (Armed Security) (Must be able to obtain a clearance)

Description

AGS specializes in compliant, innovative, and efficient detention management, health services, and records and document management services. AGS safeguards some of the most demanding missions facing key federal agencies including the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Air Force.

Description:Akima Global Services (AGS) LLC, seeks applicants for armed security officer training officer services within the Western Washington area. The Training Officer is responsible for providing or scheduling all aspects of security and control training for all officers and posts assigned to the prospective Western Washington Security Services Contract and in accordance with National Protection and Programs Directorate policies, procedures and directives relative to the Protective Security Officer positions.

Job Duties include:

  • Instructors assigned to the Training Section perform the critical role of executing the unit's training program development and maintenance.

  • Provide all ancillary, recurring , and specialized training in accordance with National Protection and Program Directorate, Federal Protective Service.

  • The administration, development, preparation, and classroom instruction of all security-related lesson plans and programs.

  • The development and implementation of the Annual Training Plan. Management of Self Inspection Program and Checklists.

  • The development of additional training programs based on changing customer requirements.

  • Coordinate required Weapons Qualifications, Firearms Safety and Use of Force, First Aid, CPR, AED, OC Spray, SMART Book, and Expandable Baton training.

  • Maintain individual and company required training files and records.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Must be aUS citizen or a person lawfully admitted into the United States for permanent residence and have resided in the U.S. for the last five years

  • Must be at least 21 years of age.

  • Bachelor's degree from four-year College or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Minimum of four (4) years of military/civilian police armed service with at least two (2) years of administrative, training, or management/supervisory experience.

  • Prior Federal Protective Security Officer Experience preferred, but not required.

  • These individuals should possess excellent communication skills, breadth of experience and be extremely knowledgeable of the overall functions of the Protective Security Officer career field.

  • Must have proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), and Internet Explorer.

  • Instructors must have previously completedan approved and accredited Principles of Instruction course or similar training (e.g. NRA, a Police Academy, state POST Academy, FLETC or military training course) certifying them as an Instructor.

  • Be able to show a minimum of two years of successful experience in training (civilian community law enforcement, military service law enforcement or commercial/industrial security force service)

  • Possess appropriate certifications to provide training in First Aid, CPR, AED, Defensive Tactics, Baton, and OC Spray.

  • Must be able to pass all training and obtain required certifications.

  • Must be able to pass a background investigation to include criminal, credit, and driving record checks.

  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and required Physical Agility Test prior to being hired under this contract.

  • Must be able to pass US Government background investigation for required security clearance.

  • Must meet client suitability.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance. Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Education & Training

Primary Location: US-WA-Seattle

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: AGS00377