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Secret Cleared Watch Officer for Lockheed Martin site in Bethesda, MD
The Cleared Watch Officer will be responsible for the protection of and access to highly classified and sensitive equipment, technology, and information. Rigorous adherence and understanding of security protocols is mandatory, as is a US Government security clearance. The Cleared Watch Officer candidates for this position will undergo an extensive vetting process by Allied Universal, the client, and the US Government (DoD). This mandatory process is lengthy and thorough. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more! We also offer part-time and flexible schedules!
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Allied Universal has an immediate opportunity for a Watch Officer supporting a defense industrial base client in Bethesda, MD. The selected individual will work in a high-visibility 24/7 operations center.
Provides professional customer service by staffing a 24-hour emergency hotline and e-mail inbox.
Monitors subscription-based alerting services, cable and local news, social media, and other open sources for threats to client assets and operations around the globe.
Prepares and rapidly disseminates in-depth situation reports for senior leadership, security, and other communities.
Responds to emergency situations to protect the safety and security of employees.
Provides oral and/or written briefings to client staff, senior leadership, and business area representatives.
Utilizes proprietary processes and technologies to support enterprise-wide international security and crisis management programs.
Other services and support as needed.
Active Secret clearance or the ability to obtain within one year of employment
Willingness to perform shift work
2 years of security experience
Comfortable using a tablet or computer
Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communications skills
Demonstrated research, analytical, and organizational skills
Ability to work in a high-pressure, fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment
Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
Valid guard card/license, as required in the state for which you are applying
Experience in an operations center and/or intelligence watch office
Experience with emergency notification systems, geographic information systems, incident management software, or other related platforms
Familiarity with the defense industrial base
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