Close this search box.
Close this search box.

Security Protective Officer -3R

Career Area: Security
City: Herndon
State: Virginia
Country: United States
Job Description

Must be able to obtain a TS-SCI-CI Poly Security Clearance to work on Contract.  Will sponsor candidates with Secret Clearance/Uncleared, if the preferred requirements are met.  


This is a full-time position. 



The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following: Property Access Control, Building Protection, Traffic Control, Inspect Vehicles, Assist Visitors, Perform Roving Patrol Rounds In Vehicle or On Foot, Operate a Motor Vehicle, Enforce Regulations, Report Breaches of Security, Ability to respond to emergency situations including pursuit, apprehension and detention of individuals. Other duties as assigned.



  • U.S. Citizenship;
  • Minimum of 21 years of age;
  • High School Diploma or GED;
  • Preferred Requirements: At least one of the following:
  • Two (2) years of service in the United States Armed Services (including Reserves or National Guard);
  • Any combination of two (2) years of experience in physical security (as a security officer, armed or unarmed) and service with the United States Armed Services (including Reserves or National Guard);
  • Associate Degree or higher in a security-related or law enforcement-related field;
  • Successful completion of a police officer’s basic training academy;
  • Three (3) years of experience in physical security as a security officer, armed or unarmed.
  • Waiver Request:  The client has authorized the use of waivers that would suspend certain requirements of posts/positions at the local sites.  Approval dependent on meeting the conditions.  
  • Read, speak and understand the English language fluently.
  • Ability to prepare detailed written reports and fill out forms.
  • Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.
  • Must be able to obtain a Top Secret, SCI with CI Poly.  
  • Successfully pass required pre-employment testing.
  • Must be able to pass training and obtain the required certifications and licenses.
  • Successfully to pass an employment physical;
  • Successfully pass criminal, credit and driving records check;
  • Successfully complete a security interview screening;
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation.
  • Must be approved by the client to work at the work locations of Alexandria and/or Chantilly, VA.  

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

  • Must have visual and audio acuity to operate motor vehicles or heavy equipment, machines such as fire equipment and apparatuses, firearms and clearing barrels.
  • May be subject to outdoor conditions including extreme temperatures and weather
  • Subject to high noise levels
  • Subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals
  • May be required to be fitted for and/or wear a respirator
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time, often without breaks, and may be required to climb stairs or ladders and walk up inclines and on uneven terrain.
  • Must meet all physical and psychological standards as required by the contract
  • Travel may be required





Constellis offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflect its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.


  • Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time-Off Program & Company Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Insurance: Basic Life & Supplemental Life
  • Health & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
  • On-the-job Training, Skills Development & Certifications
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach