TSA - Security Officer at Kansas City Airport

Marathon TS/ VMD
1 International Sq
Kansas City, MO 64153
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $17 To $25.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description
Job description

Notice: All candidates need to apply to the following link in order to be considered for the role:


Please email agreenawalt@marathonts.com with questions

Transportation Security Officer (TSO) – Airport Security Screener

Kansas City Airport

Your Impact to the Mission:
Wouldn't it be great to build your career supporting our nation's first line of defense against threats to our air traffic? You will have the opportunity utilize your great customer service and critical-thinking skills while ensuring the safety of the traveling public. As a Transportation Security Officer (TSO) working alongside a team of aviation security professionals, you will be responsible for identifying dangerous objects in property and/or on passengers; and preventing those objects from being transported onto aircrafts. Additionally, the Transportation Security Officer (TSO) will be responsible for:

Operating various screening equipment.
Conducting passenger pat-downs and property searches; lifting/carrying bags (up to 50 pounds), bins and property.
Continuously and effectively interacting with the public by giving directions and responding to inquiries providing the traveling public with the highest levels of customer service and professionalism.
Providing effective decision making in both crisis and routine situations; maintain focus and awareness within a stressful distracting environment.
Job Requirements
Experience Needed to Be Successful:

No prior security experience required; all required training is provided and compensated.
Must possess excellent communication skills with proficiency in the English language; ability to read, write, speak and comprehend.
Ability to operate security equipment at screening checkpoints.
Attention to detail, interpersonal skills with established reliable work values.
Ability to successfully complete required classroom, on-the-job training, and certification exams.
Able to work irregular hours and/or shifts including holidays and weekends.
Ability to retain knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures and follow verbal and written instructions.
Basic Qualifiers:

Education Requirement: High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
Can Additional Years of Experience Substitute for Degree? Yes. A minimum of one year of full-time work experience in security aviation screening or x-ray technician work
Required Certification(s): None
Age requirement: Must be 18 years of age
Work Status Required: US Citizen
Minimum Clearance to Start:
Ability to obtain a successful background investigation including criminal, medical, drug screening and credit checks. Credit checks that reveal anyone (1) of the following will result in ineligibility for this position:

Defaulted on $7500 or more in debt (excluding certain circumstances of bankruptcy)
Owe any delinquent federal or state taxes or any past due child support payments.

Marathon TS/ VMD
Andrew Greenawalt
21145 Whitfield Pl Suite 106
Sterling VA 20165
United States