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Transportation Security Officer

Transportation Security Administration Kalaoa, HI

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Join the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to begin the hiring process for the Transportation Security Officer (TSO) position.

Sign-on Bonus: TSA is offering a sign-on bonus of up to $1,000 for this location to new eligible hires – $500 after onboarding and an additional $500 after one year of service, with service agreement. This initiative applies to TSO new hires that onboard through September 30, 2021.

About TSA:

TSA offers rewarding, meaningful careers and professional growth. We are a team of dedicated individuals who work hard to deliver our mission of protecting the nation’s transportation systems and ensuring safe travels.

TSO's are the backbone of TSA and represent the public face of the agency to millions of travelers a day. They are responsible for screening passengers, baggage and cargo to keep our transportation systems safe.

Minimum Qualifications 

  • 18 years or older.
  • U.S. citizen or national.
  • High school diploma, GED or security experience equivalent.
  • No previous security experience is required.

What to expect?

This event may feature multiple hiring components which will vary by event. Provided you pass each component, it’s possible you may: 

  • Attend an information session to learn more about the TSO position and employment with TSA; 
  • Apply for the TSO position, if you did not apply online prior to the event; 
  • Take a computer-based test (CBT) to evaluate English language proficiency and object recognition aptitude; 
  • Participate in a structured interview to assess qualifications for the position; 
  • Complete a medical evaluation, federal drug screening (see below) and pre-hire background investigation soon after the event. 

Tips for the Event 

  • Apply online in advance for quicker processing. Please note that a resume and previous work experience are not required for your USAJOBS profile or the TSA application. 
  • Please bring your smartphone and/or passwords to access your email and USAJOBS account. 
  • Bring two forms of valid federal or state government-issued identification.
  • Consider arriving early to allow more time to complete all components. 
  • If you don’t feel well, please do not attend.
  • COVID-19 social distancing protocols will be required with six-foot space areas marked.
  • Please do not bring the following items to the event: firearms, knives, or weapons of any kind. Possession of such items will result in dismissal from the facility.

How to get to the event

For the Friday, July 30th event:

Wailea Beach Resort – South Pacific Ballroom
3700 Wailea Alanui Drive
Wailea, HI 96753 (Maui)

For the Monday, August 2nd event:

COURTYARD KING KAMEHAMEHA’S KONA BEACH HOTEL
75-5660 Palani Road
Kailua Kona, HI 96740

For the Thursday, August 5th event:

TSA Office-Lihue
4280 Rice Street
Lihue, HI 96766

Complimentary parking to event attendees 

TSA is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive and diverse work environment, and encourage individuals of all backgrounds, especially military veterans, to consider applying.

Company Description
TSA sets Agency goals via an end-to-end risk-based, strategic planning process.

The TSA Strategy and its supporting Administrator’s Intent and Roadmaps align with Departmental and National strategies and plans, such as the National Security Strategy, National Strategy for Transportation Security, National Strategy for Aviation Security, and the Department of Homeland Security Strategic Plan. This alignment enables TSA to develop cohesive plans at the strategic and tactical levels that drive activities to execute our mission. These comprehensive strategic planning activities also inform TSA’s budget planning process and produce the Capital Investment Plan, which drives security and technology modernization efforts across a multi-year planning process.

Transportation Security Administration

TSA sets Agency goals via an end-to-end risk-based, strategic planning process. The TSA Strategy and its supporting Administrator’s Intent and Roadmaps align with Departmental and National strategies and plans, such as the National Security Strategy, National Strategy for Transportation Security, National Strategy for Aviation Security, and the Department of Homeland Security Strategic Plan. This alignment enables TSA to develop cohesive plans at the strategic and tactical levels that drive activities to execute our mission. These comprehensive strategic planning activities also inform TSA’s budget planning process and produce the Capital Investment Plan, which drives security and technology modernization efforts across a multi-year planning process.

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