Security Officer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee


  • Fast paced and dynamic work environment
  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
  • Located in Exmouth, WA

At Raytheon, we draw the brightest minds and give them work that excites them while continuously developing an environment for learning to maintain a highly-skilled, world-class workforce. Opportunities are now available for a Security Officer to join or operations at the Harold E. Holt Naval Communications Base in Exmouth, WA on a 12 Month Fixed Term Contract. Reporting to the Ancillary Services Manager, the Security Officer has the overall responsibility for managing the security scope for the Naval Communications Station – Harold E Holt (NCS HEH) Programs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaise with local Defence Security Authority (DSA), Australian Government Security Vetting Authority (AGSVA), Defence Security and Vetting Service (DS&VS), Capability, Acquisition & Sustainment Group (CASG) Security Officer and other CoA / DoD Management, Wide Area & Space Surveillance Systems Program Office (WASSSPO) and on-site Australian Federal Police (AFP) personnel.
  • Maintaining security documents and registers as per Defence Security Principles Framework (DSPF) guidelines, i.e. Facility Security Register, including:
    • Facilitating personal security clearances and associated actions for Raytheon NCS HEH personnel.
  • Develop and implement an ongoing program of security education and awareness for all RA personnel.
  • Conduct preliminary inquiries into suspected or confirmed security breaches, maintaining immediate and regular contact with CASG.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, including ability to communicate with people at all levels of the organisation
  • Experience developing and updating documents such as policies, procedures, investigation reports, project status reports, ergonomic assessments, registers, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience in a security and/or facilities role.
  • Exposure to Australian Defence environment will be well regarded but not essential
  • Eligible to obtain and maintain an Australian Defence Security Clearance

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