May Spotlight: Interesting Cleared Opportunities

Posted by Ashley Jones
Interesting Cleared Opportunities

In the cleared community we often see countless openings for engineers and analysts, but are you familiar with cleared opportunities that provide mental health services or even animal care? While jobs like these may not appear frequently across your radar, there are many unique positions in the government contracting landscape that require security cleared professionals to get the job done.

If you’re looking for a fascinating opportunity or you’re curious how else you can put your clearance to use, check out our roundup of some of the most interesting cleared job openings currently on ClearedJobs.Net:

1. Detection Canine Researcher

Do you want to help man’s best friend mitigate the effects of explosives, and chemical, biological and radiological hazards? Battelle Memorial Institute is looking for a Detection Canine Researcher to work on various projects involving detection canine testing in Columbus, Ohio. Develop, evaluate, and implement materials, devices and techniques to detect explosives, assist with the troubleshooting of technical difficulties including the consistent generation of target odors, and much more in this unique role.

2. Critical Care Registered Nurse

Looking to use your clearance in the medical field to provide quality health care service? Chenega MIOS SBU is hiring a Critical Care Registered Nurse to join the Vascular Interventional Radiology Department at Madigan Army Medical Center in Fort Lewis, Washington. Put your nursing credentials to work to initiate life-saving measures and provide professional nursing care to acute, chronic, and critically ill patients undergoing specialized diagnostic, laboratory and surgical procedures.

3. Game and Simulation Developer

Interested in applying science and technology to make the world a safer place? Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has an opening for a Game and Simulation Developer in Livermore, California to contribute to data visualization and simulations that inform public and emergency response strategies in support of national security missions. Model and animate 3D assets, code interactive logic, develop interactive training tools using electronic components, mobile devices and the latest immersive hardware, and more.

4. Social Worker – Addictions Specialist                            

Are you seeking a rewarding and challenging opportunity? Leidos’ Health and Human Performance Division has an opening for an experienced Social Worker/Addictions Specialist in Chantilly, Virginia that fits the bill. Provide assessment and consultation on a variety of disorders including anxiety disorders, eating disorders, mood disorders, impulse and addiction disorders, OCD and PTSD. Support mental health in this important role through diagnosis, therapy, and more.

5. Marine Mammal Assistant

Does scuba diving, operating watercraft, or caring for marine mammals catch your interest? Enjoy all of these activities on the job at SAIC as a Marine Mammal Assistant in King’s Bay, Georgia. Observe marine mammals, feed and administer food supplements, and perform tasks related to overall care and training while working outdoors and in the water.

Curious about other cleared careers? Search through our database of thousands of cleared positions and stay tuned for next month’s roundup of unique jobs. The perfect cleared opportunity for you may be waiting on the horizon.


  • Ashley Jones

    Ashley Jones is ClearedJobs.Net's blog Editor and a cleared job search expert, dedicated to helping security-cleared job seekers and employers navigate job search and recruitment challenges. With in-depth experience assisting cleared job seekers and transitioning military personnel at in-person and virtual Cleared Job Fairs and military base hiring events, Ashley has a deep understanding of the unique needs of the cleared community. She is also the Editor of ClearedJobs.Net's job search podcast, Security Cleared Jobs: Who's Hiring & How.

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