Shift Leader/Team Leader

Job ID
# Positions
Experience (Years)
Operations - All Open Positions
Regular Full-Time


SOC is a trusted global provider of mission solutions with a history of assuring safe and effective operations for U.S. Government and commercial customers. SOC provides a guarantee of discrete and effective service so that customers can do their best work. We employ over 5,000 professionals engaged in the delivery of mission critical safeguards and security, facility management and operations, engineering, explosive ordnance storage and disposal, and international logistics and life support services. Our customers include the U.S. Departments of State, Energy, and Defense, Fortune 500 companies, and non-governmental organizations.


  • The SL shall be designated as a protective security specialist (P).
  • The SL is required to attend the protective security specialist (PSS) training course.
  • The SL must maintain weapons qualifications as outlined in this contract, for the Glock,
  • M4, Shotgun, M240, M249 and M203 and familiarization fire for the AK47.
  • Vetted shift leaders are authorized to permanently fill the Labor Categories of the PSS in case of shortages.
  • Directly supervises protective security specialists including members of the ERT(s)/QRF(s).
  • Ensures that all posts and detail positions / labor categories are properly covered and that the detail is operating smoothly in accordance with schedule and preset plans.
  • Ensures that all posts of the ERT(s) / QRF(s) are properly covered and ready to respond.
  • Ensures that the ERT patrols are completed.
  • Directs and controls response actions, if required, through radio communications during motorcades and all ground, air, or water movements



  • U.S. Citizen, as specified by the Task Order
  • Five (5) years experience in protective security assignments.
    • Two (2) of these years shall have been in a supervisory or in-charge-capacity.
    • The remaining three (3) years of experience can be gained in the employ of any national, State/Provincial, Local or commercial entities providing high threat protective services.
  • Must have valid, current U.S. driver’s license and U.S. tourist passport.
  • Must have a personal and, if appropriate, military discharge under honorable conditions.
  • Must be able to pass an in-depth medical screening in order to meet the requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Must be familiar with first aid procedures.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Personnel Security clearance.
  • Meet minimum firearms proficiency pre-requisites, including formal training on: Familiarity with weapons safety concerns and procedures.
  • Be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Must be able to pass an in-depth background check.
  • Must be able to pass Physical Fitness test (based on FLETC Standards) prior to attending training. For more information, please follow this link:



EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


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