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General Technologist for Physical and Technical Security
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Job Description


This position will support technical and physical security at the Sandia National Laboratories site in Livermore, CA\. This position is part of a team that is cross\-trained to provide back\-up for each other\. Functional areas include alarm technicians, access control system administrators and intrusion detection system administrators\. Responsibilities include the testing and inspection of vault type rooms as well as the design, installation and maintenance of security systems\.


Requires high school diploma plus three or more years of directly related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience\.

_Selected applicants will be required to pass a Job Placement Assessment before beginning the job to ensure that they can perform the essential physical requirements, with or without accommodations\._


Technical Security experience that includes designing security systems, advanced knowledge of computers and serving in the role of a system administrator\. Experience working in a classified environment that includes vault type rooms and other secured areas\. Experience with DOE/NNSA orders, requirements and regulations\.

Department Description:

Sandia Security Operations \(SECOPS\) protects people and assets to ensure mission success\. SECOPS has responsibility for Physical Security, Classification, Classified Matter Protection and Control \(CMPC\), Operations Security \(OPSEC\), Security Awareness, the Security Incident Management Program \(SIMP\) and Emergency Management\. SECOPS oversees Site Visitor Control and manages a 24/7 Protective Force\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co\-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.