Interview Questions for Personnel Security Specialists:
1. Which information would you typically gather for a background check?
Demonstrates the candidate's knowledge and experience in background checking.
2. How do you eliminate the possibility that someone has a criminal record abroad?
Assesses the candidate's knowledge and experience in criminal background checking.
3. Describe a time when your investigation led to a security clearance denial?
Demonstrates the candidate's experience and ability to perform thorough background checks.
4. Which factors might be overlooked by less experienced security specialists?
Tests the candidate's knowledge and reveals the extent of their own background checking experience.
5. How do you go about ensuring the protection of applicants’ personal information?
Evaluates the candidate's knowledge and ability to adhere to policies aimed at protecting personal information.