AECOM Security Specialist –Key Control Officer in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Kuwait - Al Jahrah, Camp Arifjan

Job Summary

AECOM / URS has an immediate opening for an Alternate Key Control Officer in Kuwait.

This position reports directly to the Security Manager. The Key Control Coordinator will be responsible for the daily execution of the URS, APS-5 KU Facilities Project Key Control Program

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Establish and maintain the proper procedures and controls for the Project Key Control Program, IAW ASG-KU Policies.

  2. Maintain all forms and records required

  3. Provides instruction and guidance as necessary to ensure compliance.

  4. Conducts inspections to validate compliance using SEC Form 003 Self-Assessment Checklist.

  5. Investigate any misuse or loss of keys/locks.

  6. Coordinates authorized duplication of keys with DPW Key Shop.

  7. Performs other related duties as assigned or directed.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - URS enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the URS Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable URS Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.


This position description indicates the general nature and level of work expected. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required. Employee may be asked to perform other duties as required.

W ork Environment, Physical Demands and Mental Demands:

  • Ability to perform job duties efficiently and effectively.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to work in extreme environmental conditions including dust and high temperatures.

  • Must be able to endure long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions.

Minimum Requirements


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience.

  • Must have an Active Secret Clearance

  • Must be a US Citizen

  • Prior or related military experience as a physical security specialist or key control program supervisor.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Must have the ability to interpret and implement security policies.

  • Must have advanced level of proficiency in the use of MS Office, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook and other related applications

  • Must haveadvanced written and oral communications skills.

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

Certification & License: Certifications of ASG-KU Physical Security Fundamentals, ASG-KU Key, Lock and Protective Seals Class, and ASG-KU Security of Arms Ammunition and Explosives preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates Degree or higher preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Administrative Support / Secretarial

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Kuwait

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196037BR

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.