Protective Force Training Instructor

The Protective Force (PF) Training Instructor has overall responsibility for conducting required training in accordance with Department of Energy (DOE) policy and applicable Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). The PF Training Instructor may also be assigned duties as a PF Shift Supervisor. The specific work assignment may include duties or activities that assist and support the PF Training Manager and/or Security Operations Manager in one or more of the following functional areas, in addition to other duties as assigned:

Executes all aspects of applicable PF training in accordance with established DOE Orders, CFR, and current Lesson Plans
Obtain and maintain certification as a DOE Firearms Instructor, Intermediate Force Instructor, Armorer, and additional certifications as required.
Writes and/or reviews training program support documents
Develops Lesson Plans and conducts training (to include training for active shooter response)
May perform as a field supervisor of Security Police Officers (SPOs)
Performs work safely, in accordance with established policies and ensures that those being supervised comply with all establish safety policies

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS degree in a related field with a minimum of 4 years of DOE security experience or a combination of education and a minimum of 8 years of DOE security experience
Strong writing (Microsoft Office), interpersonal, multi-tasking, and communication skills.
Required to meet and maintain all SPO 1 standards outlined in 10 CFR 1046 (e.g., medical, physical, and weapons qualifications)
Firearms instructor certified
May be required to work extended hours in adverse conditions
May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time and may be required to conduct extended foot patrols and/or climb ladders or a significant amount of stairs
Required to operate patrol vehicles and other assigned equipment as necessary
Must be able to obtain and maintain an active DOE Q security clearance

Additional Preferred Skills/ Certifications

Background in DOE PF operations
Security Police Officer III certification
Military/Law Enforcement Background with emphasis on weapons and training
Background in DOE Instructional Systems Design
Background in DOE Performance Testing
Background in Security Leadership
Experience in Emergency Operations and/or Incident Command

Basic Security Police Officer Training (BSPOT) certification

DOE Basic Instructor Training certification
DOE Firearms Instructor Certification
DOE Immediate Force Instructor Certification
Glock and M4 Armorer Certification