Security Investigator EL1

A Government Department is seeking an EL1 / APS6 Security Investigator Officer on a long-term assignment.
Your new company
A Federal Government Department is seeking an EL1 / APS6 Security Investigator Officer on a long-term assignment to enhanced their personnel security capability.

Your new role
You will assist in analysing, report and investigating security related matters, with a focus on early intervention, staff-wellbeing and enabling diversity in the workforce. On a day-to-day basis this will include:
  • Identify threats to the Department security by combining and analysing multiple sets of data
  • Produce written assessments of security risks and recommendations to mitigate them
  • Liaise with other parts of department and external agencies to draw on their expertise and access to relevant data
  • Interview staff to gather information to inform assessments of security risks.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Practical experience in conducting civil or criminal investigations in a Commonwealth government context (e.g. Security, Code of Conduct, fraud or regulatory investigations);
  • Practical understanding of the Australian Government Investigations Standards (AGIS);
  • The ability to understand departments diverse personnel security risk profile, including at our overseas offices
  • Knowledge of the Protective Security Policy Framework (PSPF) and a practical application of personnel security policies and practices is desirable.
  • NV1 Clearance required

What you'll get in return
You will gain unique experience working with a Agency that play a pivotal role in protecting Australia's international interests. In return this assignment will pay $70/90 + Super / hr on an initial 12 moth assignment with extension options.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or for a confidential discussion please don't hesitate to contact William Ballam on 02 6112 7655 [tel:02%206112%207655] or

LHS 297508 #2682805


Job Type
Government & Public Services
ACT, Canberra
Facilities Management

Talk to a consultant

Talk to William Ballam, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Canberra
Level 11, 60 Marcus Clarke Street

Telephone: 0261127655