Aug 25, 2015

Armed Security Guard , Afghanistan

Employer: Academi
Location: Afghanistan

Job Description

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.

Security clearance required: Secret

Rotations/Work Schedule; normal work day of 8 hour shift but be up to 12 hour shifts, 7 days per week (72 hours max/week)

Pay rate: Competitive pay and benefits

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

Job Requirements

•Must have valid U.S. Passport and be able to provide a copy to ACADEMI Recruitment staff upon request
•Must be 25 years of Age
•Must be a U.S. Citizen
•Must have an Active U.S. Dept. of Defense SECRET security clearance
•Must be able to pass a pre-deployment medical exam(must be less than 40% body mass index)
•Must weigh less than 300 lbs
•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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