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Transportation Security Officer (TSO)

VMD Corp Kansas City ,MO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

VMD Corp is a privately-owned company providing aviation security services for Transportation Security Administration. Transportation Security Officers (TSO's) perform a variety of duties to ensure the safety of the traveling public. As a TSO, you will be responsible for identifying dangerous objects in property and/or on passengers; and preventing those objects from being transported onto aircraft.

Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Operation of various screening equipment
  • Conducting passenger pat-downs and property searches; lifting/carrying bags (up to 50 pounds), bins and property
  • Continuously and effectively interact with the public giving directions and responding to inquiries providing the traveling public with the highest levels of customer service and professionalism.
  • Effective decisions in both crisis and routine situations; maintain focus and awareness within a stressful distracting environment

Required Skills / Experience:

  • No prior security experience required; all required training is provided and compensated
  • Must possess excellent communication skills
  • Must be proficient in the English language; ability to read, write, speak and comprehend
  • Ability to operate security equipment at screening checkpoints
  • Attention to detail, interpersonal skills, and established reliable work values
  • Ability to successfully complete required classroom, on-the-job training and certification exams.
  • Able to work irregular hours and/or shifts holidays and weekends
  • Ability to retain knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures and follow verbal and written instructions

Education

  • High School Diploma GED or equivalent; OR a minimum one-year of full-time work experience in security aviation screening or x-ray technician work

Clearance

  • Ability to obtain a successful background investigation including criminal and credit checks. Credit checks that reveal any one of the following will result in ineligibility for this position:
    • Defaulted on $7500 or more in debt (excluding certain circumstances of bankruptcy);
    • Owe any delinquent federal or state taxes and any past due child support payments
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must be 18 years of age

Other Conditions of Continued Employment

  • Individuals must meet set medical standards to be eligible for this position such as:
    • Hearing, vision screen (20/20 corrected), color test, blood pressure, agility and standard drug screening.
  • Ability to travel to Glynco, GA for 2 weeks to complete required training at the FLETC Training Academy or at another location determined by TSA. This will be followed with on-the-job training and required certification testing

This is a non-critical sensitive National Security position that requires you to be fingerprinted photographed and complete appropriate security paperwork including a TSA background Investigation for National Security Positions.

VMD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable Federal, state and local laws. VMD maintains a drug-free workplace.

 

Company Description
Founded in 2002, VMD is an award-winning provider of Agile Software Engineering, Digital Infrastructure, Cybersecurity, Mission Advisory, and Transportation Security Services to numerous U.S. Federal Government clients including projects across both DoD and Civilian agencies. We specialize in high-level, tip of the spear engagements with a significant impact on mission success for our clients.

Why Join VMD Corp?
VMD fosters a culture that is founded on Eight Core Values and we embrace and embody our Core Values. We demonstrate them every day. Proudly. With each other, with our clients, and within our communities. Our Core Values are what make us unique and exceptional.

VMD Employees envision the future. We hold ourselves accountable and hold each other to equally high standards. Our people recognize and reward greatness and are humble in doing so. VMD Employees understand big accomplishments take a team. Our people learn from both our mistakes and successes; we pursue improvement relentlessly, objectively and without bias. We share our thoughts and ideas with purpose and transparency. We commit to the mission, the customer and to each other. We love being nimble and producing results.

Our team is one of the best in the business.

VMD Corp

Why Work Here?

Lots of room for growth and excellent benefits.

Founded in 2002, VMD is an award-winning provider of Agile Software Engineering, Digital Infrastructure, Cybersecurity, Mission Advisory, and Transportation Security Services to numerous U.S. Federal Government clients including projects across both DoD and Civilian agencies. We specialize in high-level, tip of the spear engagements with a significant impact on mission success for our clients. Why Join VMD Corp? VMD fosters a culture that is founded on Eight Core Values and we embrace and embody our Core Values. We demonstrate them every day. Proudly. With each other, with our clients, and within our communities. Our Core Values are what make us unique and exceptional. VMD Employees envision the future. We hold ourselves accountable and hold each other to equally high standards. Our people recognize and reward greatness and are humble in doing so. VMD Employees understand big accomplishments take a team. Our people learn from both our mistakes and successes; we pursue improvement relentlessly, objectively and without bias. We share our thoughts and ideas with purpose and transparency. We commit to the mission, the customer and to each other. We love being nimble and producing results. Our team is one of the best in the business.

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Kansas City, MO
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