18 July 2017

Static Security Guard Commanders (Australian Nationals )

Location: Kabul, Afghanistan

We are seeking suitably qualified, experienced Australian candidates to be considered for addition to our Standby List for future opportunities as they arise.

Start Date
TBC - Subject to further confirmation/interview/successful induction etc

8 weeks on, 4 weeks off subject to operational requirements - Leave will only be granted subject to operational requirements

Duration of Task
One year with Possible extension

Hiring Criteria
* Security Clearance – not required.

* An Australian National Criminal History check (aka Police check/clearance is required
* Sound knowledge and skills set regarding the conduct and supervison of security operations including static guarding in a high threat environment
* Able to communicate in Pashto/Dari is an advantage

* Must have relevant experience for a period of min of one year year in a high threat environment
* To hold one of the following qualifications (in-date): HLTAID005 Provide First Aid In Remote Situations, FPOS-I, MIRA or PHTLS-TFR.
* Preferably should be ex military or an ex police officer with an excellent record of conduct
* Must not have a criminal record
* Must not have been dishonourably discharged from employment
* Previous experience in a similar capacity would be an advantage

Job Duties

SSGC Roles and Responsibilities

* Maintain professional working relationships with DFAT clients.
* Mentor local guard and OCN personnel and oversee their day-to-day responsibilities. Lead by example and have a genuine desire to interact positively and constructively with local personnel.
* Develop the guards into a strong and cohesive team. Establish a strong working relationship with the guards through mutual trust and respect.
* Conduct monthly training in accordance with the program
* Qualify on the M4 rifle and the Glock 9mm pistol each rotation
* Escort clients by foot and vehicle to and from the office to their accommodation.
* Secure all clients and contracted staff in the event of an attack
* Coordinate the security and defense of all Australian Embassy sites during incidents
* Monitor and log Clients on and off site
* Monitor CCTV screens
* Manage the search teams at residences and check points
* Weekly reporting on all LN and OCN staff
* Report on incidents involving LN and OCN staff at Embassy facilities
* Conduct a weekly security review of the compounds
* Report to the Static Security Manager and Static Security Officer
* Maintain a level of fitness necessary to conduct work in accordance with the SOPs

How To Apply:
Send application to:  xxxxxxxx@xxxxxxx.com

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