18 Jun 2018

Assistant PSD Team Leader , Afghanistan

Location: Afghanistan

Primary Function
Perform personal protective service detail (PSD) assignments and ground movement operations as required. Actively supports and upholds the Company's stated vision, mission, and values.

Essential Functions
Acts as the PSD Team Leader in his absence;
Responsible for Personal Security Detail (PSD) and Ground Movement planning and execution;
Assists with US Embassy Regional Security Office coordination;
Provide close protection services for clients and employees in high threat environments;
Ensure strict compliance to the Work Plan, SOPs, FRAGOs, and any guidance pertaining to armed civilians and PSD/Convoy/Movement Operations;

Tactically proficient and knowledgeable of Personal Security Detail (PSD) related duties, specifically as they pertain to Afghanistan;
Driver or right front of lead vehicle, principal’s vehicle, or follow vehicle;
Carries and deploys personally assigned weapons as required;
Participates in advance security preparations including route surveillance;
Provides static security at the work site as required;
Understands and utilizes tactical radios, tracking devises, and other communications equipment;
Ensures the proper accountability, maintenance, and repair of property and equipment assigned to the PSD;
Ensures all PSD vehicles are fully mission capable;
Mentors and manages subordinate PSD personnel;
Prepares and recommends revisions to the PSD Standard Operating Procedures, Emergency Action Plans, and Training Plans as necessary to ensure proper execution of PSD requirements;
Close coordination with the Tactical Operations Center on all movements;
Ensures JANUS meets all requirement for both vehicles and personnel to access governmental facilities and military bases;
Maintains a viable key control program for all vehicle, ammunition storage, and weapons keys related to the PSD;
Prepares and submits reports and briefs as required;
Prepare and conduct briefings to PSD team members, client(s), and management during the planning and execution of a PSD mission or security situations;
Ensures that all incidents, accidents, and emergencies are reported as soon as possible to his supervisor;
Conducts and coordinates biometrics as required;
Assists with biometrics as required;
Assists with security related Serious Incident Reports as required;
Maintain a professional client relationship at all times to achieve project goals;
Strives to achieve customer satisfaction;
Ensures that personnel who are authorized to carry weapons are adequately trained to carry and use them safely; with full understanding of, and adherence to, the rules of the use of force issued by the Chief or Mission; and in compliance with applicable agency policies, agreements, rules, regulations, and other applicable law; are not barred from possession of a firearm by 18 U.S.C. 922; and adhere to all guidance and orders issued by the Chief of Mission regarding possession, use, safety, and accountability of weapons and ammunition.
Acts in accordance with the Company Ethics Program;
Reports to the PSD Team Leader;
Additional duties as directed.


Job Requirements

Four (4) years’ experience in providing security services.
At least 1 year supervisory experience.
A NATO or US secret clearance is required.
Prior PSD and static security experience required.
Prior military or police background.
If prior military an Honorable Discharge is required.
Not barred from possession of a firearm by 18 U.S.C. 922.
Demonstrated proficiency with Glock 9mm and AK-47 and able to qualify on a range.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Possess a valid driver’s license.
Must have a valid passport and Visa.
Must be able to pass a background check and obtain a Common Access Card (CAC) and ISF Badge.
Must be computer literate; to include familiar with Microsoft Office.
Must be available to work outside the normal schedule as required by needs of the company.
Ability to work in harsh working conditions, outdoors, and/or in extreme temperatures.
Ability to work in a remote and potentially austere location for up to six months.
Must be willing to deploy OCONUS.
Must be capable of traversing rugged terrain for extended periods of time (8 plus hours per day).
Must be able to pass a detailed background investigation.
Must be able to pass a physical approving the candidate for overseas work.

Preferred Qualifications:
Strong written and oral presentation skills.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Excellent organization skills.
Proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously.
Strong initiative.
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

How To Apply:

Submit resume to: xxxxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.com

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