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Commander, Navy Installations Bremerton, WA
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Security Guard

##### Department of the Navy

Commander, Navy Installations


- ##### Open & closing dates

08/14/2019 to 09/13/2019

- ##### Service


- ##### Pay scale & grade

GS 5

- ##### Salary

$36,993 to $48,087 per year

- ##### Appointment type


- ##### Work schedule



Many vacancies in the following location:


Bremerton, WA

##### Relocation expenses reimbursed


##### Telework eligible


- Duties

### Summary

This is a public notice flyer to notify interested applicants of
anticipated vacancies. Applications will not be accepted through
this flyer. Interested applicants must follow the directions in the
"How to Apply" section of this flyer to be considered. There may or
may not be actual vacancies filled from this flyer. Notice of Result
letters will not be sent to applicants who respond to this flyer.

Learn more about this agency

### Responsibilities

- You will serve as a member of the entry control/vehicle
inspection team which conducts private and commercial vehicle
- You will provide technical direction to the entry
control/vehicle inspection team, which usually consist of 1 or 2
contractor vehicle inspectors.
- You will retain persons found to be unauthorized to enter the
installation; immediately contact the Security Forces to turn
over persons suspected of issues that would be an incriminating
circumstance(s) and detain for questioning.
- You will appear (as necessary) as a competent witness in a court
of law; may be required to testify on the results of
investigation and violations observed.
- You will have the ability to direct vehicles and pedestrian
traffic during emergencies and normal rush hour traffic to
ensure that the entry control process is run in accordance of
established procedures and naval regulations.

### Travel Required

Not required

##### Supervisory status


##### Promotion Potential


- #### Job family (Series)

0085 Security Guard

#### Similar jobs

- Guards, Security
- Security Guards

- Requirements

### Conditions of Employment

- You will be required to meet any applicable credentialing or
privileging requirements prior to appointment.
- Must be a US Citizen.
- Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
- Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
- New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to
successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To
learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and
responsibilities, visit
- Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of
retired military members within 180 days immediately following
retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the
provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.
- You will be required to obtain and maintain a current valid
United States driver?s license.
- You will be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment
physical examination.
- You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or
final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to
obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result
in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
- This position is covered by the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor
Amendment (30 Sep 96) of the Gun Control Act (Lautenberg
Amendment) of 1968. You will be required to sign a DD-Form-2760,
Qualification to possess firearms or ammunition.
- Successful completion of a pre-employment drug test (including
marijuana) is required. A tentative offer of employment will be
rescinded if you fail to report to the drug test appointment or
pass the test. You will be subject to random testing.
- Call back and emergency overtime may be requirements of this
- Work may include assignment to train second, third, or rotating
shifts or weekends and holidays.
- Required to pass Physical Agility Test (PAT) prior to entrance
on duty, and subsequent annual Physical Agility Testing. Failure
to pass the PAT may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or
- Required to wear a uniform and comply with grooming standards.
- This work requires, on a regular and recurring basis, long
periods of standing, walking, driving, bending, stooping,
reaching and similar activities.
- Work is performed for the most part is outdoors in the heat,
cold, rain, and wind during the hours of daylight and darkness;
with work in or under extremely dangerous conditions.
- The work environment regularly involves high risked with
exposure to potentially dangerous situations or unusual
environment stress which requires a range of safety and other
- Required to qualify with initial and sustainment firearms

### Qualifications

GS-05: Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized
experience at or equivalent to the GS-04 grade level or pay band in
the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or
public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the
following: 1) Screening and/or inspecting personal and commercial
vehicles requesting installation access; 2) Controlling personnel
access by verifying identification/credentials; 3) Patrolling
buildings or perimeters for suspicious activity; and 4) Maintaining
desk logs, desk journals, and pass-down logbooks to document
security events. NOTE: This information must be supported in your
resume to be considered for the position.

Additional qualification information can be found from the following
Office of Personnel Management website:

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer
work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional,
philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social).
Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and
skills and can provide valuable training and experience that
translates directly to paid employment.

### Education


### Additional information

This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority
Placement Program.

Several vacancies may be filled.

Recruitment incentives may be authorized to eligible new hires.

A relocation incentive is generally a single payment intended to
offset some of the relocation costs experienced by the selectee. A
relocation incentive may be authorized.

A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee
fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to
report to any of the scheduled appointments.

Federal annuitant information: The selection of an annuitant is
subject to the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy
policy on the employment of annuitants. Policy information may be
found at:

You will be required to meet any applicable credentialing or
privileging requirements prior to appointment.

### How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the
qualifications above.

In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide
sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and
abilities to perform the duties of the specific position for which
you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for
evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to
this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific
when describing your experience.

As vacancies occur, the Human Resources Office will review your
resume to ensure you meet the hiring eligibility and qualification
requirements listed in this flyer. You will be rated based on the
information provided in your resume, along with your supporting

If selected, you may be required to provide additional supporting

If after reviewing your resume and supporting documentation, a
determination is made that you inflated your qualifications and/or
experience, you may be found ineligible/not qualified.

Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may
affect your rating or consideration for employment.

All qualification requirements must be met before being considered
for any vacancies.

### Background checks and security clearance

##### Security clearance


##### Drug test required


- Required Documents

**A complete resume is required.** Your resume must show relevant
experience, job title, duties and accomplishments. Your resume must
show complete information for each job entry to support minimum
qualifications. The following information should be provided in your
resume, but it is acceptable to provide elsewhere in your
application package: employer's name, starting and end dates
(Mo/Yr), hours per week, and pay plan, series and grade level (e.g.
GS-0201-09) for relevant federal experience.TIP: A good way to
ensure you include all essential information is to use the Resume
Builder in USAJOBS to create your resume.

**Are you claiming membership in any professional organizations, or
possession of a license, certificate or credentials?** Check the
**Conditions of Employment** section above to see if any are
required. If you claim membership, license, certification, or
credentials, you must submit a copy of said document in your
application package.

**Are you using education as a substitute for some or all of the
experience requirement? Is there a basic education requirement for
this position?** Check the **Education** section above to see what
is allowed and what is required. Any claims you make in your resume
or assessment questionnaire regarding education or degrees must be
supported by unofficial transcripts or a list of courses, grades
earned, completion dates, and quarter and semester hours earned
issued from your school. You may submit a copy your degree(s) if
specific coursework does not have to be verified. Claims for
approved "grandfather" clauses must be fully supported with

If you are selected, we will request official/sealed transcripts
directly from the school(s). All education and degrees claimed by
you in your application package will be verified before you can
report for work.

**Are you a veteran claiming 5-point veterans' preference** or
**claiming sole survivorship preference?** You must submit a copy of
your latest DD-214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active
Duty (any copy that shows all dates of service, as well as character
of service \[Honorable, General, etc.\] is acceptable) OR a VA
letter that shows dates of service or service connected disability
AND character of service. If you have more than one DD-214 for
multiple periods of active duty service, submit a copy for each
period of service. If you were issued a DD-215 to amend
aforementioned information on the DD-214 you must submit that too.
If you are not sure of your preference eligibility, visit the
Department of Labor's website: Veterans' Preference Advisor

**Are you a disabled veteran or claiming 10-point veterans'
If you are eligible to claim 10 point veterans preference you must
submit a DD-214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty
as described above for 5-point preference.

You must also provide the applicable supporting documentation of
your disability (e.g. disability letter from the VA) as described on
Standard Form-15 (SF-15).\_fill/SF15.pdf.

**Are you an active duty service member?** Active Duty Service
Members are required to submit a statement of service printed on
command letterhead and signed by the command. The statement of
service must provide the branch of service, rate/rank, all dates of
service, the expected date of discharge and anticipated character of
service (Honorable, General, etc.).

Documents submitted as part of the application package, to include
supplemental documents, may be shared beyond the Human Resources
Office. Some supplemental documents contain personal information
such as SSN and DOB and some documents such as military orders and
marriage certificates may contain personal information for someone
other than you. You may sanitize these documents to remove said
personal information before you submit your application. You must
provide an un-sanitized version of the documents if you are

- Benefits

A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a
comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your
family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to
make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal

Review our benefits

Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold
and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent.
Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific
benefits offered.

- How to Apply

Interested Applicants must submit resumes/application packages to:

Applicants must indicate the announcement/flyer number in the
subject line of your email.

Facsimile applications will not be considered.

All resumes/applications must be received no later than the close
date of this flyer.

It is the applicant's responsibility to verify that all information
in their resume and documents, are received, legible, and accurate.
HR will not modify answers/documents submitted by an applicant.

Failure to submit a complete application package will result in an
ineligible rating and loss of consideration.

### Agency contact information

### Brenda Bynum

##### Phone

(360) 396-1345

##### Address

Kitsap Security Detachment
Bremerton, WA 98314

Learn more about this agency

### Next steps

Qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The
selecting official may choose to conduct interviews.

Our evaluation will be based on the information you provide. You
should expect that we will verify performance, suitability, and
security information and take that information into account in
making employment offers.

- Fair & Transparent

The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent.
Please read the following guidance.

### Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on
the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and
gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual
orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age,
membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental
status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

- Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for federal employees & job

### Reasonable Accommodation Policy

Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants
with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application process should follow
the instructions in the job opportunity announcement. For any part
of the remaining hiring process, applicants should contact the
hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable
accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work
environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an
individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties
or receive equal access to job benefits.

Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide
reasonable accommodations when:

- An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an
equal opportunity to apply for a job.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform
the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive
equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and
office-sponsored events.

You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the
application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are
considered on a case-by-case basis.

Learn more about disability employment and reasonable accommodations
or how to contact an agency.

#### Legal and regulatory guidance

- Financial suitability
- Social security number request
- Privacy Act
- Signature and false statements
- Selective Service
- New employee probationary period

This job originated on For the full announcement and to
apply, visit Only resumes
submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed
at will be considered.

Commander, Navy Installations


Bremerton, WA