AECOM Security Guard -Sharp in Bagram, Afghanistan

Business Line Government

Position Title Security Guard -Sharp

Afghanistan - Bagram


Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity in Afghanistan on the Afghanistan - EAGLE contract for a Security Guard-Sharp. 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. 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.

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

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

  • Valid Driver’s license may be required.

  • 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 have the ability to speak and write effectively English and to evaluate written and oral reports.

  • 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 enter and patrol female billeting areas unaccompanied.

  • 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

  • Bachelor's Degree 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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Maintenance

Country Afghanistan

Position Status Time sheet contractor

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165895BR