Fast-paced work environment. Professional personnel. Goal-oriented. Well remunerated. Travel. Assessment of computer infrastructure. Recommendations for upgrades. Test lab facilities for software and end-user assessment.
Mandate of the organization cannot be beat - Canada's spy agency and all! But once inside, you see it is an incredibly competitive organization. Moving upwards demands a lot of political savvy, so be ready.
Conduct security interviews on individuals seeking to work for the federal government or the sensitive sector ie. Atomic Energy and is required to have a security clearance as condition of employment. Conduct the follow up investigation on the information gathered during the interview, prepare a detailed report with a recommendation to grant or deny a clearance.
Conduct security interviews on individuals seeking to immigrate to Canada. Complete a detailed report outlining the reason to grant or deny a clearance. Travel to various immigration offices to conduct such interviews.
The job included extensive travel mostly driving to various locations to cover northern Ontario. However, this job was very enjoyable due to the autonomy given to each investigator.
The job included the use of government vehicles and meals when out of the office and a per diem.
extensive travel up to 500 km per day over and above interview time and follow up investigation.