Armed Security Guard , Afghanistan
Armed Security Guard - (HEL.002.2)
All candidates should be willing and able pass pre-deployment medical screening to include a Physical Training test and should be willing and able to work in a high-threat environment under austere conditions.
The Armed Security Guard serves as part of a team of guards assigned to perform internal guard services that include mobile and static functions.
Rotations/Work Schedule: normal work day of 8 hour shift but can be up to 12 hour shifts, 7 days per week (72 hours max/week)
Pay rate: ACADEMI offers competitive pay and benefits
Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform internal guard services that include, but are not limited to:
· Vehicle and personnel entry control points (ECPs)
· Man perimeter towers
· Perform roving patrols
· Provide armed guard services for the Camp ASP
· Conduct BDOC operations
Must have valid U.S. Passport and be able to provide a copy to ACADEMI Recruitment staff when needed
Must be 25 years of Age
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must be able to pass a pre-deployment medical exam( less than 40% body mass index) and weigh less than 300 lbs
Must have an active DoD security clearance
Must be able to pass a physical fitness test
Must have a valid driver’s license with an expiration date later than one year from start date
Must provide a copy of DD 214 if prior military with honorable discharge
Fluency in English language (Written and oral)
Possess a Military / Law Enforcement background in a related service area or have equivalent training
Experience living and working under austere conditions in a high threat area/active war zone.
Experience performing security operations including static guard and PSD/PSS type functions.
Familiarity with the Helmand region of Afghanistan and/or similar environments
Demonstrated and proven ability to use the following weapons:
M9 Beretta, M16, M4, M240, M2 .50 Caliber heavy machinegun & Mk19 40 mm heavy machine gun
Able to perform internal security guard services, at any potential posting for up to 12 hours, often in austere conditions and
extreme weather while donning all required personal protective gear.
Mental, physical, and medical ability to thrive under harsh living conditions.
Guards may be male or female.
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