AECOM Access Control Specialist in McLean, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, McLean

Job Summary

Access Control Specialist needed to support large facility in McLean, VA. This is a Full Time Weekday position, 7:30-4pm.

Specialists are responsible for providing administrative security services to the compound. Duties are performed in an industrial security office with requirements to obtain security clearances on employees and visitors that is needed to assist in arranging visit authorizations to gain access to restricted areas. Access Control Specialists are consistently engaged with the customers over various security needs. Duties include:

  • Creating and issuing badges

  • Granting and removing access to restricted areas

  • Responding via email to customers questions and inquires

  • Coordination with other agencies on various issues

  • Taking photos for various requirements

  • Perform conference coordination at customer request

  • Interaction with compound security on possible security issues to help develop security policies and/or procedures

  • Oversee parking requirements

  • Implementing and maintaining Excel spreadsheets

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of six months recent access control experience.

  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Basic computer skills (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, PowerPoint, and Lotus Notes)

  • An active Top Secret SCI clearance with Polygraph

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Security / Force Protection

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195404BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.