Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO)

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Position Summary:

ESP seeks a full-time Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) for our NAS Oceana, VA location. The CPSO is responsible for implementing the industrial security program and ensuring ESP and customer security requirements are met.

The ESP CPSO is:

  • Proficient and capable of execution of duties pertaining to personnel security, physical security and information security.
  • Implement security processes necessary to protect classified information.
  • Perform program security administrative tasks and duties i.e. filing, updating logs/lists, supplies, coordination with internal and external customers
  • Maintain personnel security records.
  • Perform initial access eligibility determinations and create PARs and SCI nominations.
  • Process incoming and outgoing classified visit certifications
  • Conduct internal self-inspections and assist with Staff Assistance Visits and Customer Security Assessments
  • Maintain classified material accountability records to include inventory lists, receipt and transmittal records and final disposition documentation
  • Working knowledge in the preparation and maintenance of prime and subcontract DD254s
  • Ensure all classified materials are marked and controlled in accordance with contractual requirements
  • Review operational requirements and system specification documents to ensure applicable security requirements are addressed and incorporated into security processes
  • Interpret and implement security classification guidance
  • Assist in the development of Program Protection Plans (PPPs)
  • Investigate and document security violations/incidents, providing recommendations for corrective actions to program personnel/management
  • Develop and maintain the program’s Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)
  • Attend, support and participate in program meetings, staff meetings, telecons, etc.,
  • Respond to walk-in customers and perform ad hoc security services as required.


  • Five (5) years of experience working with the following manuals: DoD 5104.21, DoD 5204.7 Vol. 1-74, ICDs, RMP and JPAFN6/0
  • This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration. Current TOP SECRET Security Clearance is required.


  • High School diploma


ESP is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status and other protected characteristics.


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