Job Description Job Overview Summary Securing Travel, Protecting People - At the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), 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: Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, interpretive U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring. These authorities are subject to change. Applying to this announcement certifies that you give permission for DHS to share your application with others in DHS for similar positions. Duties The incumbent serves as a Supervisory Air Marshal in Charge (SAC) of a field office in the Office of Law Enforcement/Federal Air Marshal Service (OLE/FAMS). OLE/FAMS is a component of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). OLE/FAMS promotes public confidence in our Nation's civil transportation systems through effective risk-based strategic deployment of Federal Air Marshals (FAMS) and other OLE/FAMS based on law enforcement resources in both air and land based mission related assignments in the U.S. air carriers, airports, passengers, crew and, when necessary, other transportation modes within the Nation's general transportation systems. As a SAC, the incumbent provides senior level leadership to a significant and predominately Federal Air Marshal (FAM) workforce, overseeing the overall planning, direction, and coordination of operations for an OLE/FAMS field office. The SAC reports directly to the Regional Director, Field Operations Division, who outlines broadly, stated objectives and priorities. Duties Include: Serving as SFAM (Field), Field Operations Division, San Francisco Field Office, San Francisco, CA Establishing and maintaining liaison with other federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies, as well as with the airline industry. Articulating both verbally and in writing the OLE/FAMS assigned Field Office goals and objectives to local, state and federal law enforcement partners, as well as a myriad of transportation security stakeholders. Serving as the point of contact for OLE/FAMS media and promotion activities. Maintaining strategic direction, directing major law enforcement activities in the field office, and advising the OLE/FAMS Assistant Administrator, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Regional Director, and Executive Staff on ongoing investigative requirements and methods to improve security in the aviation domain. Serving as a primary advisor to the OLE/FAMS Assistant Administrator, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Regional Director, and Executive Staff on field office investigations and related law enforcement issues, planning and directing the management of activities related to criminal investigations. Travel Required Occasional Travel Occasional travel may be required. Relocation Authorized Yes Permanent Change of Station relocation expenses will be authorized to relocating Federal employees. Job Requirements Key Requirements You must possess U.S. Citizenship or be a U.S. National. You must complete a favorable Background Investigation (BI). You must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance. You must pass Drug screening, subject to random drug tests. See additional "Conditions of Employment" in "Other Information" section. You must have prior experience in a primary law enforcement position. Qualifications To qualify for the SV-K Pay Band (equivalent to GS-15), you must have one year of specialized experience equivalen
Mission:Protect the nation's transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce.Vision:Provide the most effective transportation security in the most efficient way as a high performing counterterrorism organization.Core Values:Integrity. Innovation. Team spirit.Workforce Expectations:Hard work. Professionalism. Integrity.History:On the morning of September 11, 2001, nearl...y 3,000 people were killed in a series of coordinated terrorist attacks in New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia. The attacks resulted in the creation of the Transportation Security Administration, designed to prevent similar attacks in the future. Driven by a desire to help our nation, tens of thousands of people joined TSA and committed themselves to strengthening our transportation systems while ensuring the freedom of movement for people and commerce.