Location: High Threat, OCONUS
Clearance Level Required Secret
Citizenship Status Requirement (must be a Bona Fide Qualification) Must be a US Citizen
This is a contingent position based on contract award and funding from the customer.
Sallyport is currently recruiting High Threat Security and Support Professionals for assignments in some of the world’s most challenging and dynamic locations. We look for people of the utmost caliber with extensive security experience and unquestionable accountability, integrity and professionalism. If you meet the requirements for this position, please apply so a member of our Recruiting Staff can review your application.
All candidates must be willing to serve in High Threat, OCONUS locations in austere environments.
Supervises DDM weapon requalification training in overseas locations, and all other weapons requalification as needed.
Plans and coordinates weapons requalification training.
Ensures that all equipment, weapons, ammunition, and materials are on-hand for training.
Conduct requalification firing.
Must be a US citizen.
Must attend and successfully complete a sniper/DDM/sharpshooter program issued by a military, law enforcement, or security (government or commercial) training program. This sniper/DDM/sharpshooter program must be of suitable complexity and quality to adequately prepare the graduate for successful performance as a DDM. Examples of programs that meet this requirement include, but are not limited to:
US Marine Corps (USMC) Scout/Sniper
US Army Sniper School
US Special Forces Sniper School (formerly SOTIC)
Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Hostage Rescue Team (HRT)/Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT)
Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) Mobile Security Division (MSD) DDM
National Tactical Officer’s Association (NTOA) recognized law enforcement sniper course
Must provide evidence of a minimum M4 qualification score of 95% (i.e. 285 out of 300) or better on the DS qualification course of fire. This qualification must be the candidate’s most recent M4 qualification and have been performed within the last ninety (90) days. The candidate shall maintain this qualification level with the M4 throughout contract performance under this program.
Must possess a minimum of three (3) years of applicable experience.
A minimum of two (2) years of this experience must be as a DDM/sniper/sharpshooter. Candidates claiming military experience must have either a sniper military occupation specialty (MOS) or additional skill identifier (ASI). If claiming law enforcement experience for this requirement, must be full time, not as a collateral duty.
Experience may be gained in the employ of any national, state, provincial, local, or commercial entities providing armed high threat protective services that require skills similar to those identified in the PSS training course.
Must possess a minimum of one (1) year of experience working as a full-time equivalent (FTE) firearms instructor, this experience must have been earned as part of other federal, state, or local government training assignments.
Attend and successfully complete the prerequisite training course.
Attend and successfully complete the DDM training course.
Attend and successfully complete the BFFOC course.
Qualify with the Glock-19, M4, M203, M240, M249, and Remington 870 shotgun, M24, and SR25, re-qualifying as required by the client.
Obtain and maintain a personnel security clearance/public trust certification.
Complete the Physical Readiness Test at the 50% performance level, and maintain that fitness level for the duration of the contract.
Possess no impediments to traveling overseas to and within countries that are considered dangerous or unhealthy in general, or to the country or countries.
The job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Positions may or may not require applicants selected to be subjected to a Sallyport background check and government security investigation. Certain job assignments may require an employee to successfully obtain and or maintain a security clearance and meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Sallyport is a global provider of a full spectrum of security and mission support solutions tailored to enable global security and stability operations. With over 2,500 employees, Sallyport offers a comprehensive range of global protective, security and mission support solutions to US Government, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of private and commercial clients.
Sallyport’s mission is to consistently deliver high quality services with full integrity and focus on performance excellence to every client on every mission.