Construction Surveillance Technician I

Clearance Level
Rapid City, South Dakota
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Facility Security

Physical Security


REQ#: RQ175044
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

 At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Construction Surveillance Technician (CST) you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a CST joining our team to provide security support to the Department of the Air Force. 

The CST's primary function is to provide day to day security in support of Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) & Special Access Program (SAP) construction efforts. 

 Performance shall include: 

  •  Assesses, identifies and communicates recommendations for improvements of policies, procedures, or systems. 

  • Identifies threats, vulnerabilities, and potential risks. 

  • Drafts security incident reports and briefs government and civilian agencies including military senior leaders. 

  • Manages uniformed escort personnel and associated logs; assigns, trains, briefs site security duties and ensures timely reporting of security incidents to site lead.

  • Follow and enforce customers’ Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) 

  • Perform miscellaneous administrative support functions as directed by the contractor site lead and/or the Senior Security Representative 

  • Shall conduct inspections of materials being delivered for utilization in construction of secure spaces. 

  • Will photograph and continuously monitor the construction of secure spaces and document all steps in order to support final accreditation packets. 


  • 1+ years related experience 

  • Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC) counts towards 3 years of experience. 

  • Special Program Security Certification (SPSC) counts towards 5 years of experience. 

  • Maximum equivalent experience for SPED Certifications is no more than 5 years. 

Desired Experience: 

  • Knowledgeable on Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 705 (on SCIFs and compliance with uniform IC physical and technical security requirements) 


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (4 years) 

Security Clearance: 

  • Must obtain an Interim Secret clearance to start

  • Be willing and able to obtain up to a TS/SCI with Counterintelligence polygraph.  

● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

#GDITpriority #AirforceSAPOpportunities   

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

1 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


SFPC: Security Fundamentals Professional Certification - Defense Security Service (DSS)

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $59,546 - $80,562. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.