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Transportation Security Officers, also known as Transportation Security Screeners, are responsible for the inspection of passengers and their baggage at places like airports, rail stations, and bus terminals. Responsibilities listed on sample resumes of Transportation Security Officers include protecting transportation systems from threats foreign and domestic to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce, and handling sensitive information while following the chain of command in regards to dissemination. Resumes of Transportation Security Officers list a high school diploma or its equivalent on their resumes, as well as relevant experience.

For more information on what it takes to be a Transportation Security Officer, check out our complete Transportation Security Officer Job Description.

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Transportation Security Officer

Responsible for the safety and security of the traveling public and their property by utilizing protocol and procedures established by DHS/TSA.

  • Maintained a high level of Customer Service and Communication while using required observation and security techniques.
  • Advanced skills in security equipment: Explosive Trace Detection, Computed Tomography X-ray, Heimenn X-ray, and Advanced Imaging Technology. Basic use of Microsoft Outlook.
  • Maintained annual testing scores in the top 5 percentile.
  • Two years as member of the Employee Action Committee.
  • Served two years as Chief Steward for AFGE Union.
  • Coordinated Holiday Parties, Potlucks, & Special Events.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
2

Lead Transportation Security Officer

Delegated workload, balancing tasks among employees enabling timely delivery and completion of work.

  • Recognized opportunities for improvement, redistributing projects and work as needed to position employees to be successful. Arranged training for team members to ensure high quality completion of all assigned duties.
  • Presented and communicated to upper level management on status of all work.
  • Effectively handled all minor conflicts resulting in fewer escalations.
  • Facilitated and coordinated initiatives and petitioned to management for resources such as computers.
  • Implemented vital company procedures, ensuring public safety and company objectives are upheld.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Arts
BA
Sociology
Management
3

Transportation Security Officer

Acted quickly to counter security threats while also interacting with the public in a helpful and friendly way.

  • Screened passengers, coordinated security, and gathered intelligence.
  • Oversaw the federal government's transportation-related issues during a national emergency.
  • Able to lift and carry up to 70 pounds.
  • Can type 45 Words per minute
  • Responsible work of more than average difficulty performing activities associated with operating the department's Teletype system, responding to requests from the public, and providing general office support.
  • Responsible for simultaneously operating computer-aided dispatch systems, a multi-channel radio console and a multi-line telephone. Work requires the ability to complete assignments quickly and accurately and to handle several requests simultaneously.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Public Performance Management
C
Criminal Justice
BA
Political Science
4

Transportation Security Officer

Performed functions using various technologies such as an Ion Trap Mobility Spectrometer.

  • Performed daily maintenance of electronic equipment.
  • Maintained quality standards in regard to standard operating procedures.
  • Mentored new-hires during on-the-job training.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Nutrition
5

Transportation Security Officer

Continuously interact and assist public through screening process

  • Selected to be an On-Job Trainer for newly hired officers due to my superior performance
  • Received time off award for excellent attention to detail and personal judgment
  • Performed Officer in Charge duties, requiring additional self-taught and leadership skills
  • Received perfect yearly rating in 2013, with specific accolades on superior communication and integrity.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
MA
Criminal Justice
6

Transportation Security Officer - DFO

Identified, distributed, and balanced workloads and tasks amongst employees.

  • Trained and mentored team members; monitored and reported on the status and progress of work.
  • Monitored and conducted screening of passengers and their baggage.
  • Maintained communication with management regarding issues that might reveal vulnerabilities to security screening.
  • Participated in information briefings concerning sensitive information.
  • Immediately responded to breaches of security and emergency situations.
  • Assisted superiors and LEOs with investigation of incidents.
  • Utilized computer hardware and software to create documents; analyze information and report information.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AAS
Environmental Horticulture
AS
Business Administrative Technology
7

Transportation Security Officer

Maintain qualifications in both the passenger screening and the baggage operations

  • Has performed the duties of On The Job Mentor and Acting Lead Officer when called upon to do so by Management
  • Performed additional duties to include Equipment maintenance team member and ADASAP
  • Rapid/Heimann X-ray machine, lanscan/BarrigerTrace Detection CTX and L-3 baggage scanner operator qualified
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
8

Transportation Security Officer

Served as a Federal Security Officer

  • Safeguarded aviation transportation at LaGuardia Airport, NY
  • Used various methods and equipment to efficiently screen passengers and luggage prior to boarding aircraft, preventing prohibited persons and items
  • Provided calm, friendly and professional customer service to air travelers
  • Received Time Awarded certificates in recognition of preventing prohibited items, leading to arrests
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
9

Transportation Security Officer

  • Performed verbal and written communication skills by providing customer service to passengers and employees.
  • Demonstrated a working knowledge of policies, procedures, and standards upon the federal checkpoint.
  • Demonstrated multi-tasking skills to hale various task, responsibilities, and alternate between different work sites.
  • Conducted and provided security services to the public, employees, management, and upper management.
  • Certified in the utilization of the Rapiscan and Smith x-ray apparatus.
  • Certified in the area of Advanced Image Technology.
  • Obtained and maintained security clearance with the [company name].
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Certificate
BS
Biology
MS
Criminal Justice
10

Transportation Security Officer

Transportation Security Officer Grade: SV-D-00

  • Discover and stop emerging transportation security threats Salary: $31,923
  • Educate and provide friendly customer service to passengers Hours: 25/Week
  • Screen passengers and gather intelligence
  • Control entry and exit points
  • Screen passengers using Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT)
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Psychology / Criminal Justice
MA
Criminal Justice
Criminal Investigator Training Program

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