Securing Travel, Protecting People - At the Transportation Security Administration, you will serve in a high-stakes environment to safeguard the American way of life. In cities across the country, you would secure airports, seaports, railroads, highways, and/or public transit systems, thus protecting America's transportation infrastructure and ensuring freedom of movement for people and commerce. For additional information about our agency please: Click HereLearn more about this agency
This Supervisory Transportation Security Specialist position is located in the Training Centers Division (TCD), Training and Development (T&D), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The incumbent is responsible for the development of complex projects and inspection plans and providing advisory or analytical work/discussion to assure understanding and compliance with mandatory guidelines, regulations or Federal laws and training program goals and objectives. Duties include but are not limited to:
- Serves as a principal technical expert providing advice, guidance, and recommendations to course sponsors, program managers, field training managers, instructional staff, and senior leadership on a variety of complex and time critical training-related issues.
- Assists the manager in determining objectives of reviews, inquiries, inspections and other projects, and assignments; articulates and communicates protocols and plans, and presents analysis and findings in a clear and concise manner, and negotiates appropriate resolutions to identified issues or problems.
- Directs, mentors, leads, develops and supervises employees; manages highly complex and challenging programs; secures necessary resources; and establishes goals to ensure objectives are met and activities are supported.
- Represents the Branch or Division on internal and external work groups in support of priority and /or agency-level goals and initiatives.
- Prepares papers and reports to document evidence developed during analysis, interviews and observation; develops findings and recommendations to improve the efficiency of TSA operations and programs; reviews and reports prepared by team members for content and quality assurance; and reports results of projects, both orally and in writing, to managers and executive leadership to facilitate understanding and acceptance of findings and recommendations.
Supervisory/Managerial Probationary Period Requirements: Unless previously completed, you must satisfactorily complete a one-year supervisory probationary period to continue in this supervisory/managerial position.
Occasional travel - Must be available for some travel.
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