• Shift Leader/Team Leader

    Location Other-Worldwide
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Operations - All Open Positions
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    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.


    • 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
    • Vetted shift leaders are authorized to permanently fill the Labor Categories of the PSS in case of shortages.


    • U.S. Citizenship required
    • US Passport and US State Driver's License required
    • Five (5) years experience in protective security assignments.
      • Two (2) of these years shall have been in a supervisory or in-charge-capacity OR possess a minimum of three (3) years of PSS experience on WPS II or any of its predecessor contracts (i.e., WPPS, WPPS II, WPS).
        • A minimum of six (6) months of this experience must have been working in protective security on WPS II or any of its predecessor contracts (i.e., WPPS, WPPS II, WPS).
    • 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 an Honorable military discharge (if applicable)
    • 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 at the Secret level
    • Meet minimum firearms proficiency pre-requisites, including formal training on: Familiarity with weapons safety concerns and procedures.


    Upon approval, and before beginning work on the contract, the SL shall:

    • Attend and successfully complete the PSS training course
    • Attend and successfully complete the supervisor training course
    • Qualify with the Glock-19, M4, M203, M240, M249, and Remington 870 shotgun, re-qualifying as required by the task order.
    • Obtain and maintain a personnel security clearance as specified in the task order.
    • Complete the WPS Physical Readiness Test at the 65% performance level, and maintain that fitness level for the duration of his/her service on the task order. 
    • Possess no impediments to traveling overseas to and within countries that are considered dangerous or unhealthy in general, or to the country or countries assigned in the applicable task order in specific.

    EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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