Mar 29, 2016

Bodyguard / CPO / PPO - Abu Dhabi

Recruiter: Emirates Gateway Security Services (EGSS)
Location: Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates 


Emirates Gateway Security Services (EGSS) are recruiting for Male and Female Bodyguards / Close Protection Officers (CPO) / Personal Protection Officers (PPO) who are Ex Armed forces, Police or Security trained to work in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

EGSS was established in 2007 as a significant step forward in the integration drive initiated by International Golden Group. Their focus is on security services including training and personnel. They provide cost-effective solutions ensuring risk reduction, loss prevention and asset protection. More than 5000 highly trained security personnel are currently employed with the company offering expert services as required by the clients.

EGSS offers foolproof security solutions in training, personnel supply, deployment, monitoring, surveillance, and round the clock control room operation. Their personnel roster includes both static and patrol guards who are thoroughbreds in their respective fields. They are trained to the most stringent standards to carry firearms and intelligently and effectively respond to any unprecedented situations. Our security supervisors possess military experience which brings more professionalism into the services we provide. UAE Special Operations Command,Critical National Infrastructure Authority, and UAE Armed Forces General Headquarters are some of their most important important clients.


As a Bodyguard / Close Protection Officer / Personal Protection Officer you protect clients from such threats as assault, kidnapping and stalking. Armed bodyguards protect by assessing threats, planning routes and searching cars and buildings. Ideally, preparation and presence are all that are necessary to prevent an attack, but armed bodyguards also must be prepared to use force if necessary. Oftentimes, armed bodyguards may also serve as drivers for their clients. Individuals who elect to hire armed bodyguards include those frequently in the public eye such as celebrities and politicians, and they may be at a higher risk than civilians. Very wealthy individuals may also elect to hire protection for themselves or their family members.

Bodyguards / CPO & PPO must have the following skills and attributes:
In order to carry a weapon, a firearms permit must be held
Experience in the field of combat and defense
Excellent vision and hearing
Strong physical shape
Familiarity and knowledge of a wide range of weapons, both from an offensive and a defensive perspective
Active thinking, critical analysis and communication skills


There are longer term contracts with salaries starting at 2,000 Euro's per month, totally Tax Free with the additional benefits of an annual return Airfare home, housing, food, clothing and healthcare insurance being provided.

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