Security Assistant -Journeyman, Lakewood, CO, US ID# 16357 11/13/2019

Cherokee Nation Businesses Lakewood, CO

Location
Lakewood, CO
AJE Ref #
585373270
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
30b8d5f199
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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SECURITY ASSISTANT-JOURNEYMAN LAKEWOOD, CO US #16357

Cherokee Nation Strategic Programs (CNSP) is a versatile, tribally owned 8(a), SDB providing solutions throughout the U.S. and overseas. CNSP has expertise in a wide range of technical disciplines, including global vulnerability assessment, information assurance, intelligence operations, program management and professional services with partners in Information Technology. CNSP is owned by Cherokee Nation Businesses, the economic engine of Cherokee Nation, the largest Native American tribe in the U.S. One-hundred percent of the company's profits support future business investments and the well-being of the tribe's citizens through health care, education and job creation, ensuring better lives for Cherokees today and tomorrow.

For more company information, visit our site at www.cherokee-cnsp.com

CNSP is looking for a SECURITY ASSISTANT-JOURNEYMAN who will support the Department of Energy (DOE) Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) Headquarters in Lakewood, CO and support our team providing technical services to the Office of Security and Emergency Management (OSEM) under this Technical Support Services contract.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Serve as a physical security subject matter expert and provides program-level customer support. Assists with strategic deployment of security remediation and enterprise physical security measures and configurations.

* Develop design concepts and specifications for security countermeasures: video surveillance and analytics, access control and traffic management, detection and alarm, barrier and denial, and other physical security protection systems.

* Provide physical security recommendations to meet and maintain compliance with Government and industry security standards and regulations including: Department of Energy orders, Interagency Security Committee standards, Homeland Security Presidential Directives, North American Electric Reliability Corporation standards.

* Prepare, review, and manage technical documents, drawings, acquisition documents, and project management documents for systems, components, and services.

* Prepare cost estimates for procurement and installation of security measures and systems.

* Manage, maintain, inventory, and deploy mobile security systems.

* Evaluate and recommend commercial (COTS) applications and products. Advises on integration and performance standards. Conduct research and post-installation testing and analysis of systems.

* Maintain active liaison with security industry and external agencies. Researches evolving threats and countermeasures applicable to WAPA. Advises on implementation of Federal and industry standards into WAPA business and systems.

* Train managers and end-users on security system operation; provides occasional system support, including on-site basic troubleshooting.

* Maintain electronic inventories of security hardware, software, product documentation, and project drawings.

* Prepare and deliver technical and program reports and presentations.

* Complete tasks in a professional manner and within the timeframe requested.

* Travel throughout the Western U.S. to participate in customer project meetings; evaluate, configure, and troubleshoot systems; and perform site security surveys.

* Complete task in a professional manner and within the timeframe requested.

Supervisory/Management Authority:

* This position will have supervisory or management authority on an as needed basis.

Education and/or Experience:

* Candidates must be US Citizens.

* Candidates will undergo a US government federal background investigation and must be able to favorable pass a drug test.

* BA/BS or MA/MS is required in the fields of Physical Security such as Engineering, Construction Site Management

* Have at least five (5) years of years of experience in technical writing with documentation of his/her knowledge and ability to apply Federal security and emergency management program policy, laws, and regulations.

* Must possess extensive knowledge in federal security and emergency management programs supporting entire organizations.

* Must have knowledge and demonstrated experience in the following:

* Advanced writing of policy and procedures for governmental operations

* Security operations and analysis

* National Infrastructure Protection Plan

* The National Terrorism Advisory System

* The Interagency Security Committee, Physical Security Standards for Federal Facilities and Design Basis Threat

* The National Infrastructure Protection Plan as it relates to the energy sector

* Homeland Security Presidential Directive 7, Critical Infrastructure Identification, Prioritization, and Protection

* Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5, Management of Domestic Incidents.

* Homeland Security Presidential Directive 19, Combating terrorists Use of Explosives in the US

* US Government Personnel Security Programs as indicted by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM)

* North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) standards 006 and 003.

* Utilizing and applying computer software including Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).

* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Must have knowledge and demonstrated experience in the following:

* Advanced writing of policy and procedures for governmental operations

* Security operations and analysis

* National Infrastructure Protection Plan

* The National Terrorism Advisory System

* The Interagency Security Committee, Physical Security Standards for Federal Facilities and Design Basis Threat

* The National Infrastructure Protection Plan as it relates to the energy sector

* Homeland Security Presidential Directive 7, Critical Infrastructure Identification, Prioritization, and Protection

* Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5, Management of Domestic Incidents.

* Homeland Security Presidential Directive 19, Combating terrorists Use of Explosives in the US

* US Government Personnel Security Programs as indicted by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM)

* North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) standards 006 and 003.

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* Ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional and courteous manner in diversified situations.

Work Environment:

This position is primarily performed in a secured federal office setting, a controlled office environment as well as working outside in a job site environment under diverse inclement weather conditions.

With $400 million in annual revenue, 20% growth per year, approximately 950+ active contracts serving 60+ government agencies in 25 countries, 47 states, 2 territories and 2000+ employees, Cherokee Nation Businesses' (CNB) group of Federal Contracting Section 8(a) companies is well positioned to deliver expertise needed to solve complex technical issues. Federal Solutions provides an array of services for 12 of the 15 cabinet-level departments and agencies - from applications and data services to cybersecurity and national defense.

Why consider Cherokee Nation and our Federal Solutions business? Here are some great resources highlighting what we do and compelling reasons for joining our team!

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/Pages/home.aspx

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/careers/Pages/home.aspx

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/federalSolutions/Pages/overview.aspx

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, gender identity and sexual orientation. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please copy and paste the links to the