Armourer - Temporary only, starting April 2016 (Subject to confirmation)

Employer: GardaWorld
Location: Baghdad , Iraq
Req Id 50541 
Closing: 6 Mar 2016
GardaWorld International Protective Services is the international security division of GardaWorld Security Corporation, the world's largest privately owned security company. Our services include static security, consulting, threat monitoring and reporting, crisis response, logistical support, mobile security, close protection, training and risk management.

Our corporate vision is to be the recognized global leader in providing comprehensive security, crisis response and risk management services in high-risk and complex environments delivered at a world-class level by the best quality personnel in the industry. Our mission is to protect and support our clients, securing their place in a complex world by consistently delivering quality services and value, while growing our business.

We now invite applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to apply for this temp Armourer role on both Aegis & GardaWorld projects in Iraq & Kurdistan starting approx 01 April 2016 - subject to confirmation

 Job specification: Armourer (Temporary only)
Subject to successful completion of all documentation and medical checks /confirmation

Daily Rate

Aegis will offer competitive day rate, Contractor will not be reimbursed whilst off-duty *Some tax may be payable locally to those hired in Iraq on non-US Government contracts.

None – duration of task is approximately 11 weeks (to include travel time between locations)

Duration of Task
None – temporary assignment only – as above, subject to confirmation by Aegis/Gardaworld

Travel Pay
Travel pay none is offered. The first day of pay is the day of your arrival in Theatre. Your last day of pay is the day of your departure from Theatre.

Aegis will provide the Independent Contractor with housing, food and transportation while you are in Theatre along with insurances

Flight Package
The Hub Airport designated by the Company. Aegis BVI will provide economy class flights (subject to availability) to and from the Consultant’s designated International Hub Airport for each leave rotation.

(The cost of travel to the Aegis London Office or to the departure point for deployment is your responsibility and therefore not chargeable to the Company. Similarly on return from a project all travel costs from the designated entry point of arrival in your home country are your responsibility)

Hiring Criteria

Must be a qualified weapons armourer, preferably Ex British Military Artificer Weapons or equivalent.
Must be familiar with Glock 9mm, Colt M4/16 system, AK47/74, Zastava and M21
Must have an excellent knowledge of weaponry with a good understanding of PSC operations.
Must have good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel; be capable of working in isolation for periods of time.
Function with minimum supervision; be resilient under pressure, capable of working with senior management and subordinates in a variety of situations.
Must be highly motivated and be able to work towards targeted deadlines, making maximum use of the resources available.
physically fit

Job Duties

Inspect, service and repair weapons in the areas highlighted
Provide a weapon inspection report weapon, highlighting the overall condition.
Provide guidance on weapon maintenance policy.

For further information about GardaWorld please follow link:

Please note: any Information provided shall be used by AEGIS to evaluate your qualifications for engaging as a contractor.

Any deployment to Middle East carries a degree of risk, for more information please go to where you can obtain the latest analysis, information and threat assessment

Presentation of falsified credentials or false statements can lead to termination of any engagement (or future engagement) with the company.