Employees[ edit ] Among the types of TSA employees are: They screen people and property and control entry and exit points in airports. They also watch several areas before and beyond checkpoints.
Operating various screening equipment and technology to identify dangerous objects in baggage, cargo, and on passengers, and preventing those objects from being transported onto aircraft. Performing searches and screening, which may include physical interaction with passengers e.
Controlling terminal entry and exit points. Interacting with the public, giving directions and responding to inquiries. Maintaining focus and awareness while working in a stressful environment which includes noise from alarms, machinery and people, crowd distractions, time pressure, and disruptive and angry passengers, in order to preserve the professional ability to identify and locate potentially life threatening or mass destruction devices, and to make effective decisions in both crisis and routine situations.
Engaging in continuous development of critical thinking skills, necessary to mitigate actual and potential security threats, by identifying, evaluating, and applying appropriate situational options and approaches.
This may include application of risk-based security screening protocols that vary based on program requirements. Retaining and implementing knowledge of all applicable Standard Operating Procedures, demonstrating responsible and dependable behavior, and is open to change and adapts to new information or unexpected obstacles.
In this program, Behavior Detection Officers BDOswho are TSOs, observe passengers as they go through security checkpointslooking for behaviors that might indicate a higher risk.
Such passengers are subject to additional screening. Furthermore, they are required to possess at least 3 years of experience working in an EOD or bomb disposal unit.
FAMs are federal law enforcement officers who work undercover to protect the air travel system from hostile acts. Customs Service now U. Customs and Border Protection following the first US hijacking. FFDOs have the power to arrest, apply force only within their jurisdiction and are required to carry a federally issued firearm.
Only active airline pilots are eligible for the FFDO program, which is available for a limited enrollment on a volunteer basis.
Their primary goal is to work with or without the FAM team to defend the flight deck from hijacking or any other terrorist threats to their aircraft. They inspect, and investigate passenger and cargo transportation systems to see how secure they are.
TSA employs roughly 1, aviation inspectors, cargo inspectors,  and surface inspectors. These trainers prepare dogs and handlers to serve as mobile teams that can quickly find dangerous materials.
As of June [update]the TSA had trained about canine teams, with deployed to airports and 56 deployed to mass transit systems. VIPR teams started in and involved Federal Air Marshals and other TSA crew working outside of the airport environment, at train stations, ports, truck weigh stations, special events, and other places.
There has been some controversy and congressional criticism for problems such as the July 3, holiday screenings. As ofVIPR team operations were being conducted at a rate of 8, per year. Starting on September 11,all TSOs began wearing the new uniform.County of Los Angeles CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE KENNETH HAHN HALL OF ADMINISTRATION.
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A career with L.A. County Probation offers a uniquely rewarding opportunity to become an essential part of your community. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is an agency of the U.S.
Department of Homeland Security that has authority over the security of the traveling public in the United States.
It was created as a response to the September 11 attacks.. Chiefly concerned with air travel, the TSA employs screening officers in airports, armed Federal Air Marshals on planes, and mobile teams of dog.
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For example, listed below is the local CUPA for most businesses located outside the City of Los Angeles, but within Los Angeles County: Los Angeles County Fire Department Health Hazardous Materials Division (HHMD).