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Byron Armed Security Trainee - Byron, IL

Location: BYRON, IL, United States
Organization: Exelon Nuclear Security LLC
Job ID: 231425
Date Posted: May 7, 2021

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Job Description


Exelon is currently looking for Armed Security Officers at our Byron Nuclear Station located in Byron, IL.



Protect the health and welfare of the public by defending the station against any act of radiological sabotage, attack, or theft of special nuclear material.  As specified by procedure and the site security plan, maintain a secure perimeter for site access and egress and employee, contractor and visitor entry.  Perform search, patrol and inspections in accordance with the Station Security Plan, procedures and post orders.


1.  Maintain qualifications for position

2.  Conduct patrols and inspections

3.  Monitor access to security areas

4.  Perform search activities

5.  Respond to threats and contingency events

6.  Perform equipment testing


Provide physical protection of Exelon nuclear generating facilities against intrusion and acts of sabotage. Conduct armed stationary, foot and/or vehicle patrol (interior and/or exterior). Control access and/or egress of personnel, materials and vehicles. Monitor CCTV, plant surveillance equipment and alarm systems. Deter criminal activity, misconduct, and safety violations. Perform other duties as specified in Nuclear training and qualification plan and post orders.

 VEVRAA Federal Contractor

EEO is the Law Poster



Candidates must meet the follow basic qualifications for this position:

Pass Any State-required training or other qualifications for licensing

Be at least 21 years of age

Have a High School diploma or GED

Have a valid Drivers License

You must be able to pass a drug test with negative results (except when undergoing documented medical treatment)

Be able to pass extensive background check, including criminal history, personal references, employment and educational verifications, and Department of Motor Vehicle and Credit Check

Pass a State licensing test as you will be driving a company-owned vehicle

 You must be able to be on site for 2 days before employment starts (unpaid) for a medical exam, unescorted access and a physical fitness exam. 

Starting hourly rate:  $21.22/hour



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