Security Clearance Processing Update at February 7 Cleared Job Fair

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Is your security clearance up for reinvestigation in the next couple years? Are you interested in how the process will change? Are you curious about the reciprocity of your DHS clearance?

William Henderson, FEDCAS

Get answers to these questions and more at the February 7 Cleared Job Fair at the Westin Tysons Corner. William Henderson presents briefings at 10:15am and 11:30am on changes and problems affecting security clearance processing.

The briefings will last about 20 minutes and will be followed by brief question and answer periods.  Each briefing will cover:

  • * Changes to Periodic Reinvestigations
  • * Consolidation of DOD Central Adjudication Facilities
  • * Problems with Clearance Reciprocity
  • * Processing Time for Contractor Clearances

Mr. Henderson is the president of Federal Clearance Assistance Service (FEDCAS) and a nationally recognized expert on federal personnel security programs. He has 38 years of experience as a federal investigator, security manager, and consultant. His books have been adopted for use in security courses at two universities. Mr. Henderson has been interviewed and quoted on security clearance matters by the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and the Virginian-Pilot.

11am-3pm One-on-One Resume Reviews

Resume reviews are offered to cleared job seekers during the Cleared Job Fair as well. During the 5 minute session, a job seeker can review their resume or other career question directly with an HR professional. We offer these reviews on a first-come, first-serve basis, they fill up fast and wait times may be long.

For more information and to pre-register for the Cleared Job Fair click here.


This entry was posted on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 7:42 am

4 thoughts on “Security Clearance Processing Update at February 7 Cleared Job Fair”

  1. I have a TS/SCI with a CI polygraph for a clearance. When I retired from the Army on 1 December 2012, my clearance was valid but it was also undergoing the periodic review. The paperwork I have lists an outdated review. How do I obtain the results of the final adjucication now that I’m no longer in the service? I believe it will allow me to maintain a clearance for 2 years even though I’m not in a current position.

    Thanks and any feedback or advise would be appreciated,

    Daniel Alabre

  2. Daniel, from Mr. Henderson: “Under the provisions of the Privacy Act (PA), Mr. Alabre can request a printout of his JPAS record from the DMDC Privacy Act Office in Boyers, PA. Instructions for submitting the PA request can be found at under the paragraph titled, “Record Access Procedures.” The information he’s interested in will appear under the “Investigation Summary” and “Adjudication Summary” sections of his JPAS (actually JCAVS) record. Recently one of my clients received his JPAS printout from DMDC about 2 weeks after he submitted the PA request.

    It’s hard to say exactly where he stands without knowing whether his PR and/or adjudication were completed. There is a provision in the regulations that allows (but does not require) a gaining agency to reinstate a clearance even though the last PR was conducted more than 5 years ago, provided it was not more than 7 years ago and a request for a new PR is submitted at the same time as the clearance reinstatement.”

  3. Al, individuals cannot “extend” their security clearance if they are no longer in a position that requires a security clearance. A reinvestigation must be ordered by a cleared facilities employer.

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