Officer (Uniformed Division)
The Officer position starts at a salary of $66,562 in the Office of Protective Operations, Uniformed Division.
During the course of their careers, Uniformed Division Officers carry out assignments in protection. Duties include:
Providing protection for The White House Complex, The Vice President's Residence, The Main Treasury Building and Annex, and foreign diplomatic missions and embassies in the Washington, D.C. area.
Traveling in support of the Presidential, Vice Presidential, and foreign heads of state/government missions.
Enforcing mandated protective responsibilities as described under Title 18, United States Code, Section 3056A.
Conditions of Employment
U.S. citizenship is required.
Possess a current valid U.S. driver's license.
You qualify for the LE-01 grade level (starting salary $66,562) if you meet the following requirements:
Possess, at a minimum, a high school diploma or certificate of equivalency.
Be the age of 20 at the time of application. Must be 21 at the time of appointment.
Uniformed Division Examination Exam (UDEE)
Applicant Physical Abilities Test
Conditional Job Offer
Security Interview / Credit Check
Background Investigation (a top secret security clearance)
General Medical Requirements:
As determined by the Office of Personnel Management, the duties of this position require moderate to arduous physical exertion involving walking and standing, use of firearms, and exposure to inclement weather. Manual dexterity with comparatively free motion of fingers, wrist, elbows, shoulders, hips and knee joints is required. Arms, hands, legs and feet must function sufficiently in order for applicants to perform the duties satisfactorily.
Since the duties of this position are exacting and involve the responsibility for the safety of others under trying conditions, applicants must possess emotional and mental stability. Any condition that would hinder full, efficient performance of the duties of this position or that would cause the individual to be a hazard to himself/herself or to others is disqualifying.
There are also specific medical requirements for this position, and any chronic disease or condition affecting the respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, digestive, nervous, endocrine, lymphatic, nervous, genitourinary, and other systems that would impair full performance of the duties of the position may also be disqualifying.