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Updated 4 days ago

Working hours for Transportation Security Officer - 2765 Replies

Good luck! Hope you get a call soon!


TSA TSO in NJ (Atlantic City) or Philadelphia Area

I'm in the ready pool for ACY. Wanted to know if anyone else is in the ready pool (and how long you've been in it), is or has worked there, and how...


Updated 9 days ago

Pregnancy and TSA - 9 Replies

That's what I said. If you accept your job offer, how can a manager fire you because your pregnant. That's discrimination if you ask me.


Updated 1 month ago

IAH Hiring Process - 1 Reply

I am hoping to get a job at IAH. I first applied close the the beginning of July 2015, and I am now waiting on my Medical Results, my E-86 to be...


Do PT /TSA qualify for retirement?

just wondering what the benefits are for a TSA agents that are PT. Do you qualify for retirement? Any hour requirements?


Updated 3 months ago

Relocation - 1 Reply

According to the TSA web site, TSO personnel are exempted from relocation. There might be a few jobs that offer it, but, I have no idea what they are...


Updated 3 months ago

TSA Credit Check Failed - 12 Replies

[QUOTE who="Sarah in Alexandria, Louisiana"]No letter of appeal was given to me and help desk was not helpful said I needed to contact Kroll which I...


TSA TSO Adjudication

Has anyone ever filed an appeal?

Jackie176 in Hawaii

Updated 5 months ago

Lifting 70 lbs - 5 Replies

Will I be automatically disqualified from the application process if I can't lift 70 lbs? I'm currently on medical hold because I have to perform...

AlexanderChute in Higginsville, Missouri

Moving to Nashville on 4/30, looking for somewhere to stay

Hello! I am moving to Nashville on 4/30 to start a TSO job at the airport on 5/4. I was wondering if anybody knew of somewhere fairly cheap to stay,...

EmpressTimah in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 6 months ago

CHS? - 4 Replies

How long does it take once CHS receives your medical paperwork for you to be notified of pass/fail?

EmpressTimah in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 6 months ago

medical - 3 Replies

do they make you lift 70 pounds?what does the medc al appt consist of

pgsjobs in Houston, Texas

TSA Hiring (IAH)

Has anyone applied to IAH airport recently. I applied last October and on my Candidate Dashboard I have a star over Airport Assessment but no one...

MichelleVegas in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 8 months ago

TSO Hiring - 6 Replies

I haven't seen anything on the forums regarding the required ability to lift 70 lbs. Does this also apply for a woman and how do they test for...

MichelleVegas in Las Vegas, Nevada


Does anyone happen to know if there are any upcoming classes for LAS? I'm in the ready pool.

TempM in Lumberton, North Carolina

Updated 8 months ago

X-Ray Exam - 1 Reply

I took the CRB today and received an E-mail stating that I passed and to confirm contingent job offer. For anyone taking the CRB, as I was...

Wyclef in Manassas, Virginia

I just noticed my application is expired, good luck for those of you still waiting for calls!

It looks like they're only hiring females in DC , Maryland and virginia areas, the wait has been long and painful for me, have been in the ready pool...

Hongsonkeisha in Cebu City, Philippines

Updated 12 months ago

Transportation Security Officer airport transfer - 3 Replies

I have been offered a job at an airport 5 hours away from where I currently live. Before I accept I want to know that if I get my foot in the...

Earl in Texas

Updated 14 months ago

Tso hours and wages - 4 Replies

Hi, i just got a job offer from Dallas Love Field airport, but i haven't called back. I was just wondering if anyone on here is currently or was a...

Julie in Eagle River, Alaska

medical hold issues

I have a sinking suspicion that I may be disqualified. All steps have been completed and now they have me placed on medical hold due to asthma...

Nadja W in Salt lake City, Utah

Changing Preferred airport - Ready Pool

Hello During my AA I was told I could change my preferred airport once I pass everything. I did my medical last week and submitted everything for my...

TSA.. in Cleveland, Texas

Credit Check Question

I have recently applied for the TSA position to be a Transportation Security Officer. I have already completed the CBT, contigent offer, the forms,...

CoyRams in Bixby, Oklahoma

Updated 23 months ago

Credit check/application process stopped - 3 Replies

OK so after two days not checking my dashboard I finally checked today and still no approval for my credit check. Then I noticed my application...

raven in Apache Junction, Arizona

Updated 33 months ago

airport assessment - 1 Reply

Can anyone tell me how long after the credit check does it take for them to contact you for their airport assessment

Mrs J in Hollywood, Florida


Does anyone know how long it takes for them to schedule you for the AA.. I submitted the E86 form so now I am waiting on them to schedule the aa

d in Hagerstown, Maryland



Cathyhaden in Delhi, India

Updated 37 months ago

Transportation Security Officer - 7 Replies

HI.Can anyone tell me what to expect on that Computer Based Test (CBT)for a Transportation Security Officer is.If so please let me know. I take it...

Cathyhaden in Delhi, India

Updated 37 months ago

Managerial oppurtunities with TSA. - 2 Replies

I am interrested in any managerial positions with TSA. I have prior law enforcement experience, a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice, and am...

Cathyhaden in Delhi, India

Updated 37 months ago

How do I find out..... - 1 Reply

How do I find out if my airport has a hiring freeze? I've been waiting for a call to do my AA since mid Nov.

Janine in Queens Village, New York

Updated 40 months ago

How do I get a job as a TSO Screener? - 29 Replies

I have applyed for a TSO screener over a year ago and have called the toll free number every month. All they ever say is that my application is under...

Ramon in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 41 months ago

Help in studying for the Screening/Xray part of TSO exam - 1 Reply

Hi I am retaking the TSO exam and I did everything great on the TSO exam EXCEPT the XRAY screening part of the exam, where you identify knives and...

M9 in Mangilao, Guam

Will a Criminal Justice Degree benefit a TSO's career?

I have one more year in obtaining my Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and I am more than halfway done with my Candidate Dashboard, am I on the...

Questioning in Wheatland, Missouri

I got a contingent job offer with tsa but wondered if hospital bills and not going in to the army will affect my oppurtunity?

I have completed my SF-86 paper work and I go Wednesday to talk about the offer, I am not sure if they will get this information back and then...

ViktorT in Brooklyn, New York

What is the best way to get job in Telecommunication/SS7 related field as junior specialist?

Hello, I'm specialist from Europe with nearly four years experience in Telecommunication support. This year I immigrated to US and have willing to...

Haneefah Mergerson in San Bernardino, California

Updated 47 months ago

security guard - 2 Replies

looking for security officer or guard for air ports az


Updated 49 months ago

Getting a transportation security officer job. - 8 Replies

How did you get your start doing transportation security officer work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you...

Dcubed in Glendale, Arizona

Updated 52 months ago

TSO -eOrientation Initiated; What does this mean? - 6 Replies

I have checks on top of the background investigation and the ready pool. Currently, there is a star above the e-orientation initiated. What does this...

ALICIA in Herndon, Virginia



Anaid in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 57 months ago

Transportation Security Officer - 1 Reply

Has any one applied for the ohare airport and is still waiting? I passed everything just waiting for my e86 forms to pass and i was put on medical...

Joshua LEGGETT in Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Updated 57 months ago

position at the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport - 2 Replies

I would like to get the screener position that were opened at the Greer, SC International Airport. Is the economy discouraging the TSA from hiring...

brunette in Evansville, Indiana

Updated 58 months ago

e86 paperwork - 2 Replies

I applied in November and I have already taken my assessment test and passed and credit check. Last week I filled out the extensive e86 paperwork....

Los in Jackson Heights, New York

Updated 59 months ago

health insurnace for part time tso - 1 Reply

does anybody know if they pay for the health insurnace or do you have to pay? please advise

MsG1984 in Miami, Florida

Updated 59 months ago

TSO Medical Hold - 4 Replies

I just received an e-mail that stated I'm on medical hold. I talked to a nurse earlier and she said that I should receive a package in the mail. My...

Aaron in Alexandria, Virginia

Updated 62 months ago

What are the best transportation security officer qualifications and training to get ahead? - 2 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a transportation security officer? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an...

Aaron in Alexandria, Virginia

Updated 62 months ago

Tips for transportation security officer interviews. - 8 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming transportation security officer interview? Are there common interview questions that come up...

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 72 months ago

security guard - 1 Reply

would like be in security have security exp and security exp in the military

ltroxel in Bristol, Virginia

Updated 78 months ago

Security Officers - 5 Replies

I would like to apply for the Security Officer position here in Pago Pago. The position is post and advertise in the Samoa News paper. I would like...

Columbo1 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Updated 81 months ago

Top transportation security officer skills needed to get the job. - 4 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every transportation security officer must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your...

yolanda boutrin in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 88 months ago

Are transportation security officer job opportunities growing or declining? - 2 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most transportation...

Heather in Walnut Shade, Missouri

Interview for TSO Position

I have an interview scheduled for tomorrow for a TSO position, but it is only PT. They told me they only offer FT positions to people internally. I...

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