JOB SUMMARY: The Nuclear Field Training Officer (FTO) will work in a forward deployed environment in partnership with the Barakah Center Commander and the Baraka Sector training staff to deliver, administer, evaluate, and assess the overall Baraka Sector security training program.

Essential Functions:

  1. Represent Pinkerton's core values of integrity, vigilance and excellence.
  2. Deliver, administer, evaluate, and assess all aspects of the training program including;
    • Firearms security, handling/safety, and live fire range operations.
    • Operational shift changes, weapons/equipment issue and turn-in processes.
    • Service Force Members Post activities, conduct of duties, and turn-over procedures.
    • Effective emergency management.
  3. Delivery of all nuclear security training elements including; firearms, tactics, communications, first aid, classified matter protection, mechanical and explosive breaching, vehicular movement, patrol activities, security systems, and refresher requirements.
  4. On-going communication of procedures and protocols.
  5. Conduct and document Limited Scope Performance and Force-on-Force Performance tests and Alarm Response assessments.
  6. Ensure effective training curriculum feedback mechanisms to identify areas which require updates, rework, or clarification;
    • Coordinate efforts with the Training staff based upon their knowledge and formal feedback from students through testing and/or review of the training curriculum and delivery.
  7. Maintain relationships with training staff, management, and other security professionals to ensure the on-going evolution and effectiveness of the overall training program.
  8. Maintain operational flexibility as training develops through pre-construction to the final nuclear phase.
  9. All other duties, as assigned. 

Education, Experience, and Certifications:
College or university graduate in a related field or equivalent work experience which includes five or more years of nuclear security training/services experience as well as serving in a Security Force Member/Officer role with supervision of contingent SFMs for a period of at least one year.

  • Security Force Member/Officer with supervisory experience.
  • Nuclear security training/services experience.
  • Certified by the United States Department of Energy- National Training Center as a Firearms or Advanced Weapons Instructor plus Basic Instructor.
  • Strong working knowledge of classified programs and protection of nuclear material.
  • Able to carry out responsibilities with little or no supervision.
  • Able to apply good judgment and discretion regarding assigned tasks.
  • Willingly accepts direction and guidance.
  • Able to work in a foreign environment and mentor UAE military personnel.
  • Articulate and persuasive demeanor and professional appearance.
  • Able to interact effectively at all levels within the organization and across diverse cultures.
  • Serve as an effective team member.
  • Effective verbal and written communication of security-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff.

Working Conditions:
With or without reasonable accommodation, requires the physical and mental capacity to effectively perform all essential functions;

  • Exposure to sensitive and confidential information.
  • Regular computer usage.
  • Must be able to see, hear, speak, and write clearly in order to communicate with employees and/or customers. 
  • Occasional reaching and lifting of small objects and operating office equipment. 
  • Ability to adjust focus between close and distance vision. 
  • Must be able to see, hear, speak, and write clearly in order to communicate with employees and/or customers. 
  • Manual dexterity required for occasional reaching and lifting of small objects and operating office equipment. 
  • Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds or more with assistance.
  • Requires intermittent sitting, standing, walking and running, climbing, squatting, and kneeling.
  • Close and distance vision and ability to adjust focus.
  • Unconventional work hours due to 24 hour shifts and security operations.
  • Forward deployed construction environment, subject to frequent interruptions and harsh weather.
  • Must meet established health requirements of the contract.
  • Travel, as required.