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SCA Alarm Monitor

Requisition ID: R10093116

  • CategoryCategory: Non-CJCS
  • LocationLocation: Fort Hood, TX, USA
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: Secret
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: No
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.  From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality.  Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration.  Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world.  With Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector (NGDS) is seeking an SCA Alarm Monitor to join our growing team of diverse professionals supporting our III Corps Mission Command Training program at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas. The selected candidate will be responsible for providing physical security through the management of personnel access to restricted areas and facilities.


  • Monitors alarm systems and Close Circuit Televisions (CCTVs), maintains appropriate automated and manual logs and computer databases, responsible for performing the above tasks and may perform other related duties as designated

  • Work assignments include but are not limited to:

    • Implementing, monitoring, and operating access control systems

    • Receives, responds, and directs emergency personnel.  Ensures access control security system; processes, procedures, and policies comply with the applicable building standard operating procedures, performance work statement and all authoritative guidelines. 

    • Formulates, plans and develops security improvements to the access controls to strengthen existing programs, and ensures that unauthorized individuals are prevented from accessing the facility and safeguards against possible espionage, damage, theft and related threats.

    • Cordially greets visitors and ensures that all visitors entering the controlled access areas in the Mission Training Complex (MTC) are registered and authorized.

    • Determines nature of business and issues appropriate visitor security badges according to clearance level.

    • Maintains the visitor log and requests file; tracks and records all issued security badges

SCA hourly rate: $17.56/hour; Health & Welfare (H&W) as specified in the applicable wage determination.

Basic Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 1 year of experience in physical security and/or access control

  • Active U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance

  • Ability to gain and maintain a Defense Information System for Security (DISS) account (formerly Joint Personnel Adjudication System [JPAS])

  • Experience working with alarms and CCTV’s

  • Automated Security Systems and Computer skills experience

  • Must be able to work on-site at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas

Preferred Requirements: 

  • Writing skills; ability to write in a computerized logging system in an efficient manner


Salary Range: $18 USD - $18 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.