May 28, 2016

Security Operator/2IC - Iraq

Employer: GardaWorld
Location: Badra , Iraq
Start 16th July 2016 
Closing: 3 May 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 are seeking suitably qualified, experienced candidates to be considered for the role below. please click the Apply button to register your interest.

Start Date
Depart HUB Saturday 16th July 2016 to arrive Baghdad Sunday 17th July 2016, subject to further conf/Induction & visa processing

Daily Rate
GW offers a competitive daily rate to all personnel. (Contractor will only be paid whilst on-duty – no payment made for Off-duty)

8 weeks work 4 weeks leave (however candidates need to be flexible and will be driven by operational requirement)

First Rotation Shorter
Likely duration of task

Open ended
Travel Pay Details
Travel pay is one half of the On-Duty rate for day(s) spent travelling from the contractor’s country of residence to the place of work (max of 2 days) and on return to the country of residence (max of 2 days). There is no £75 travel allowance applicable on this contract

Flight Package
The Hub Airport designated by the Company for the Consultant will be located in the United Kingdom and will be the most cost effective option available to the Company at the time of booking a flight. Operational effectiveness will also be considered when booking the flight. Such Hub Airport may not be the one geographically closest to Consultant’s residence and, as such, may require Consultant paying for the cost to and from such airport or making up the difference if Consultant resides outside the United Kingdom . There is no £75 travel allowance applicable on this contract.

For example: If the cost to deploy GW Contractor from his local airport hub to Iraq is more than GBP 900.00 then any additional costs will be borne by the contractor

Further information can be found in the GardaWorld Contractor Travel SOI, copy will provided upon acceptance

Client will provide the Independent Contractor with accommodation, life support. Insurance to be covered by GardaWorld.

Hiring Criteria

SIA Licence required
Security Operator Experience in Iraq as well as other high risk environments.
Military or police service
Proven records of senior position held in military structure as evidence of his ability and command & control skills
All European Nationalities are considered, other nationalities are subject to company approval
No records of civil or military disciplinary actions.
English proficiency (written and oral) Russian language speakers would be advantageous.
Iraq experience is a key requirement. Should have a wide knowledge of Iraq, especially in the project area (Central and Southern Iraq).
Possess records of being contracted on similar projects (Gas and Oil industry) within Iraq.
First –aid qualifications
Proficient with the M4/AK47, various 9mm side-arms also GPS and tracking systems.
Capable to work independently and as a part of a multinational team including local nationals and expatriates.
Fit and in excellent health.

Job Duties
Conduct duties as Deputy Team Leader, Operator (Vehicle commander) of Mobile Security Team. Protect clients, company employees and assets within leaving and working premises also during mobile security missions outside of secured areas.
Assist the Team Leader to maintain operational oversight and control and delivery of monthly training to the team.
Assist the Team Leader to maintain control over company assets including vehicles, weapons and other sensitive equipment.
Produce security briefings to team members and clients
Comply with company and clients policies and regulations.
Produce clear written and verbal reports
Remain patient and flexible at all times to the client’s needs without compromising safety.

Please note: any Information provided and your current performance shall be used by Garda-World to evaluate your suitability for this position.

“Any deployment to Iraq 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.