at Arkansas Government Job in Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


Date: Feb 26, 2024 Req ID: 37672 Location: Fort Chaffee, AR, US, 72916 Category: AR DEPT OF THE MILITARY Anticipated Starting Salary: $32,405.00 Position Number: 22137901

County: Sebastian

Posting End Date: March 6, 2024

Anticipated Starting Salary: $32,405.00

Fort Chaffee

The mission of the Department of Military is to provide a professional staff of Arkansas State Employees who help maintain and improve the readiness of Arkansas National Guard units through effective fiscal management of State Resources, Human Resource Management, and quality administration of Arkansas National Guard Programs.

The Department of the Military is a Drug-Free Workplace, this includes medical marijuana which is still considered a controlled substance under federal law. (Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988)

Position Information

Class Code: T122C

Grade: GS05


Salary Range: $32,405 – $46,987


The DOM Security Officer is an armed officer is responsible for the protection of personnel and resources located on the installation. This position is governed by Arkansas law enforcement/security officer standards, state and federal laws, and agency/institution policies/regulations.


Provide armed response to enforce the military installation force protection standards.

Understand, implement, and enforce military force protection conditions and the escalation requirements based on current threats conditions.

Control entry to and egress from the location via designated installation/facility access control points (ACP).

Conduct vehicle inspections in support of the installation security program.

Patrol/protect location perimeters and Mission Essential or Vulnerable Areas (MEVA) to detect or deter unauthorized entry.

Monitor Electronic Security Systems (ESS) and devices including Automated Access Control Systems (AACS), Closed Circuit Television (CCTV), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), and Security Control Center (SCC) when applicable and initiate appropriate response forces.

Provide other services necessary to secure Army/Air National Guard (ARNO) resources and personnel.

Assist DOM Police Officers to conduct initial assessment of incidents, accidents, and security reporting.

Assist DOM Police Officers in detaining violators, writes incident reports, and testify in court if required.

Responds to alarms, calls for assistance, checks for locked or unlocked buildings and offices.

Performs other duties as assigned


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of general law enforcement methods, traffic laws, rules, and regulations for security.

Ability to direct traffic and maintain order.

Ability to prepare reports of incidents and accidents.

Ability to communicate orally and in writing.

Ability to operate motor vehicles use d in patrol duties.

Ability to pass an annual Physical Agility Test (PAT) IAW applicable regulations and state requirements.

Must pass initial and annual medical and psychological screening IAW applicable agency and/or state requirements.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma. Must successfully clear initial and annual Lautenberg Amendment screening/check. (Individuals convicted of domestic violence are not eligible for hire or retention.) Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB-RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.


Favorable National Agency Check (NAC)

Favorable annual Lautenberg Criminal Background check

Pre-employment and periodic drug testing

Required to possess and maintain a current State Driver’s License

Other job-related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or part of these basic requirements, except for certification or licensure requirements, upon approval of the qualifications review committee.


The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market:Fort Smith

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Job Posting: JC255964371

Posted On: Feb 28, 2024

Updated On: Mar 09, 2024

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