Job Announcement Number: INL-F09-P001 Location Name: International Falls, Minnesota Department: Department Of Homeland Security Agency: Transportation Security Administration Occupation Code: 1802 Pay Plan: SV Appointment Duration: Permanent Opening Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017 Closing Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Job Status: Part-Time Salary: $15.37 to $21.96 / Per Hour Pay Grade(s): D to D Who May Apply: Open to All U.S. Citizens and U.S. Nationals For further information concerning U.S. citizenship, please Click Here. For definitions of terms found in this announcement, please Click Here. This position is located at Falls International Airport in International Falls, Minnesota. Job Summary: Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities concerning, 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. Salary Information: The salary range listed above includes locality pay of 15.06% . The current starting hourly rate for this position is $15.37. Hiring: TSA may apply a gender-specific (male or female) hiring preference to fill TSO positions in order to meet security mission and same gender pat-down job-related requirements. At airport locations where it is necessary to apply the hiring preference, candidates of the needed gender will be provided preference in the scheduling of the computer based aptitude test, airport assessments, processing and selection. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. Securing Travel, Protecting People -At the TSA, you will serve in a high-stakes environment to safeguard the American way of life. Across the nation, you will be on the front line of the DHSs TSA team as they secure airports, seaports, railroads, highways, and public transit systems, thus protecting our transportation infrastructure and ensuring freedom of movement for people and commerce. Realistic Job Preview: The Realistic Job Preview gives you an honest, objective and vivid portrait of what it means to work as a Transportation Security Officer (TSO) and provides employee testimonies about both the good and the challenging aspects of being a TSO. To view the video, please Click Here.
Protect the nation's transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce.
Provide the most effective transportation security in the most efficient way as a high performing counterterrorism organization.
Integrity. Innovation. Team spirit.
Hard work. Professionalism. Integrity.
On the morning of... September 11, 2001, nearly 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.