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New Job Opportunity Announcement at Gerald R. Ford Airport.

Date: March 25, 2014

A new Job Opportunity Announcement (JOA) is open for Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR).  

As background, TSA is a part of the Department of Homeland Security.  The jobs are part-time permanent Federal positions with full-time Federal benefits, including paid, ongoing training, flexible work schedules, a retirement plan, paid time off, and more. Part-time positions receive full-time Federal benefits; this is unique in Federal service and is considered a generous benefit. 

The Job Opportunity Announcementis open through March 28, 2014. 

TSA has a presence at more than 450 airports nationwide effectively and efficiently screening nearly 2 million passengers a day. Almost 25% of TSA’s workforce of approximately 50,000 security officers, inspectors, directors, air marshals and mangers are veterans of the U.S. military.  More than 50% of TSOs have been with TSA for more than 5 years.  For additional information about working for TSA, visit  To learn of other Job Opportunity Announcements go to USAJOBS.GOV and enter TSO (Transportation Security Officer) or TSA (Transportation Security Administration) in the “what” search box and any state in the “where” search box.

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