Relocation Authorized:National - Single
Position to be Panel Interviewed? No
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Assigned to a programme organisation, reporting to the Business Manager, the Security Controller is responsible to co-ordinate security clearance applications and aftercare for the project team. Acts as a point contact for all personnel security matters including: liaising with DBS/DS and/or umbrella organisations, liaising with NSV, liaising with IVCO, handling equivalence applications, etc.
Essential Job Duties
Administration of Bechtel personnel security records.
Co-ordination of Baseline Personnel Security Standard checks for new hire / existing employees transferring into the programme.
Co-ordination of NSV applications for SC and DV clearances as well as aftercare and renewal procedures.
Co-ordination of applications for equivalence clearances for already cleared foreign national employees; including co-ordination with IVCO.
Maintain oversight of Bechtel UK-wide Security Clearances status.
Develops all security-related programme procedures.
Liaise with Client security staff regarding any security issue or requirement and/or issues pertaining to the project.
Works based in one of the Bechtel UK office centres, but able to travel frequently to different programme job-sites and offices countrywide.
The applicant will most likely already have a background working as a Security Controller in a Government Department, Defence Contractor or, for example, a Civil Nuclear Operator.
Able to work in an integrated team environment as well as remotely.
A good communicator able to;
provide coaching assistance to personnel undertaking clearance applications
represent Bechtel with supply chain involved in design and construction activities
represent Bechtel with suppliers involved in provision of security related services (umbrella organisations etc)
represent Bechtel with UK Regulators
represent Bechtel with Client Security managers
It would be beneficial if the applicant also has familiarity with any/all of the following;
facility security clearance procedure relevant to obtaining/maintaining List X and List N status
information security practices
The applicant must be a UK national and hold SC Clearance.
The applicant will have a background in Personnel Security Management and will be fully familiar with security processes mandated by HM Government.
Bechtel’s internal staffing policy includes the minimum time that you need to be in your current position before applying to a new position. Please refer to the applicable policy manual and ensure you meet the minimum requirements.