30 July 2016

Experienced Paramedic/PPO - Baghdad, Starting September 2016

Employer: GardaWorld
Location: Baghdad, Iraq
Req Id 59261

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 05 August 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 in Baghdad, Iraq.

Daily Rate

GardaWorld will offer a competitive daily rate, (paid only whilst onduty)


6 weeks on, 6 weeks off - subject to operational requirements

Duration of Task
Open Ended

Travel Pay

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).


GardaWorld will provide the Independent Contractor with appropriate accommodation, insurance and life support.

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.

For example: If the cost to deploy GW Contractor from his local airport hub to Iraq is more than GBP900.00 then any additional costs will be borne by the contractor

Hiring Criteria

English speaking expatriate

Shall possess current:

1. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or equivalent.
2. Advanced Life/Cardiac Support ALS or ACLS) certification or equivalent.

Must hold one of the following medical qualifications or equivalent:

1. Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic (EMT-P)
2. Paramedic.
3. Offshore medic, nurse or doctor.

Minimum of 1 years commercial PSD experience

Not less than 5 years previous military or law enforcement experience

Completed recognised PSD/CP course preferred

SIA license OR front line equivalent

Excellent written English Communication skills

Experience of training multi-national personnel.

Proven IT skills in all Microsoft Office programs, including Outlook, PowerPoint and Word

Job Duties

* Paramedic Trauma care
* Provide basic primary health care and support to the client
* Maintain and ensure implementation of project SOP’s, policies, and procedures
* I.T skills preferred.
* The Security Operators/Drivers will perform multiple roles and will provide both static security at the mission’s premises and mobile close protection when required

For further information about GardaWorld please follow link: www.garda.com/gw

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

Any deployment to the Middle East carries a degree of risk, for more information please go to http://xplored.garda-world.com/site/register 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.

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