AECOM Security Monitor Team Lead in McLean, Virginia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159198BR

Position Title Security Monitor Team Lead

Job Category Security / Force Protection

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Virginia

City McLean

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a Full-time Security Monitor Team Lead to support a customer site in McLean, VA. Team Lead duties include:

  • Provide supervisory oversight to a team of Security Monitors by ensuring all Monitor duties are followed

  • Develop daily schedules to meet daily Monitor requirements

  • Manage time and attendance for Monitor team

  • Record and report monthly metrics based on Monitor requests

  • Regular Monday through Friday schedule between 6am and 4pm (8 hour work day plus 30 minute lunch break.)

  • Evening/holiday hours possible

Monitors duties include the following of which you will provide oversight.

  • Monitor and escort uncleared persons at the facility

  • Provide verbal and written reports regarding pertinent safety, security, facility, or personnel issues/incidents

  • Maintain visual contact and proper line of sight with uncleared personnel at all times

  • Respond professionally and courteously to all personnel

  • Remain alert and awake at all times to provide appropriate security monitoring of escorted individuals

  • Work in industrial locations (mechanical and electrical rooms, etc.)

  • Properly sanitize areas prior to escorting uncleared personnel into designated work areas

  • Walk long distances, climb stairs (including stepladders, etc.), sit/stand for long periods of time

  • Wear a company provided dress uniform

Minimum Requirements

  • An active Top Secret Clearance with SCI and polygraph; TS/SCI with polygraph

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • At least 3 years of Security Monitoring experience in a secure environment

  • Basic Computer skills (Word, Excel, etc.)

  • Must be dependable and punctual

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to provide written and verbal incident reports to various customers


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 at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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