?Transportation Security Officer (Tso)

Transportation Security Administration / Portland International Jetport - PWM | Portland, ME, United States

Posted Date 11/07/2021
Description

Transportation Security Officer (TSO)

TRANSPORTATION SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

Portland International Jetport - PWM

Transportation Security Officer (TSO) – Full- and part-time

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Description:  The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is accepting applications for full- and part-time Transportation Security Officers at Portland International Jetport (PWM). Paid, ongoing training will be provided; no previous security experience is required.

- Pay rate starting at $20.22 per hour

JOB SUMMARY

Specific duties for TSA Transportation Security Officers include:

- Screening passengers, cargo and bags for prohibited and dangerous objects and materials.

- Maintaining efficient passenger traffic flows through security checkpoints.

- Monitoring airport security measures and reporting potential vulnerabilities and weaknesses.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants must meet these minimum qualifications:

- Have either a high school diploma, General Educational Development (GED), High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) or Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) credential.

- If none of the above, have at least one year of full-time work experience in the security industry, aviation screening or as an X-ray technician.

- Be proficient in English (i.e., able to read, write, speak and comprehend).

- Must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. national.

- Must be at least 18 years of age.

BENEFITS

TSA offers an attractive federal benefits package including health, dental, vision, life and long-term care insurance; retirement plan; Thrift Savings Plan similar to a 401(k); Flexible Spending Account; Employee Assistance Program; personal leave days and paid federal holidays.

Other benefits may include a uniform allowance; health and wellness programs; transportation subsidies and ongoing training with tuition reimbursement. DHS is committed to employee development and offers a variety of employee training and developmental opportunities.

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Job Type
Regular
Geographic Region
Greater Portland/Casco Bay
Industry
Transportation

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