AECOM Security Guard 1 in Bagram, Afghanistan

Afghanistan - Bagram, Bagram

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity in Afghanistan on the Afghanistan - EAGLE contract for a

Security Guard Lead. Responsible for providing observation security and force protection support IAW the PWS. Enters billeting areas and latrines to ensure a safe and worry free work and living environment depending on gender requirements of the facility. Responds and reports alarms, suspicious activities, and violators in accordance with established procedures and policy. Assists in force protection operations throughout security force areas of operation as directed. Remains vigilant and takes all reasonable measures to protect life and property and reports all information in a timely manner. Reports any loss, damage or destruction of Government or Company property to the Security Operations Supervisor. Alerts supervisors of apparent security violations. Maintains logs and journals. Controls access of vehicles and pedestrians. Ensures all vehicles entering AMC compounds are in safety compliance, i.e. ground guides, hard hats, safety glasses, and seatbelts being worn when applicable. Checks identifications and authorizations granting entrance to persons and vehicles with proper authority and denying entrance to those unauthorized. Provides directions and other information to visitors and maintains records of entrances and departures of visitors. Guards a broad range of highly sensitive items applying stringent security measures and procedures. Protects items from fire, theft, sabotage, loss, damage and destruction. Inspects cargo on arriving commercial vehicles and ensures visitors have required escorts. Checks buildings and gates to ensure they are secured. Reports fire, accidents, and hazards to supervisors and renders first aid when appropriate. Directs personnel to leave areas of fires and other dangers. Uses necessary force for personal and employee defense. Performs roving guard duties to ensure buildings are secure and light sets and lighting is adequate. Special attention in providing security is mandatory when patrolling around billeting and female latrine areas. Ensure strict compliance to safety practices and support the AC FIRST Safety Policies and Procedures. Instills a safety first mentality within respective work areas and a culture that achieves low accident rates and minimal lost-time injuries. Adhere to ISO Policies, Procedures, and Work Instructions in support of the AC FIRST Quality Management System. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.

  • 2-3 years of civilian or military security or law enforcement experience required.

  • NACI /Tier 1 for US Citizens and PCC for Non US Citizens

  • Work experience may be substituted for educational requirements and/or educational achievements may be substituted for years of experience. Example: Two (2) years of experience is equivalent to (2) years of college and vice versa.

  • Must be able successfully complete the security guard training.

  • Must have strong interpersonal communication skills and ability to work and communicate with others effectively.

  • Must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other officials and general public.

  • Must have the ability to work in multicultural, international environment.

  • Must be able to handle confidential company information with complete discretion.

  • Requires a collaborative work style, fostering cooperation and team work.

  • Must have the English language speaking ability to satisfy routine social demands and limited work requirements. Must be able to read simple prose in a form equivalent to typescript or printing on subjects within a familiar context.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Valid Driver’s license may be required.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Security / Force Protection

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Afghanistan

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 210127BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.