AECOM Security Operations Facilities Manager in Kabul, Afghanistan

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151447BR

Position Title Security Operations Facilities Manager

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Country Afghanistan

State/Province/Region AFG - Kabul

City Kabul

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Security/Operations/Facilities Manager on our Afghan Integrated Support Services (AISS) location Kabul Afghanistan. Manages the daily operations, security, and facility support requirements. Positions Reporting to this Function: Base Operations, Facilities Maintenance, CCTV Operations and Contracted Security Providers. Manage the daily operations, security, and facility support requirements at the AISS Compound 4 located at the Central Warehouse facility. Coordinate and ensure written security standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other related security policies for AISS are developed in coordination with the AISS partner security managers ensuing unity of effort including CCTV requirements. Assist in security preparation, assessment, and consultation of AISS physical assets, including offices, compounds, vehicles, and living accommodations. Work with the Program Manager and the Country Security Director, enforcing corporate’s security policies and procedures across the entire project. Develop, oversight, report and establish clear measures of performance for overall program effectiveness including a monthly roll up. Submission of a weekly Operations, Security and Facility Reporting. Prepare and submit monthly work completed reports to the Program Manager. Prepare annual reports that summarize the achievements and results of AISS’s operations, security, and facility programs. Conduct regular physical inspections of all facilities to ensure they meet AISS standards. Responsible for the establishment and implementation of a preventative maintenance program for all facilities and equipment including all EMS and AMT sites. Responsible for quality control of all maintenance services within the AISS compound. Manage the facilities maintenance staff and ensure they perform to program standards and respond to all operational needs. Coordinate with Property on billeting assignments. Work close with the Procurement Department to obtain equipment, materials, and assets necessary for all aspects of program operations within the LSA. Ensure a timely response to requests for repairs within the AISS Compound. Ensure strict compliance to safety practices and support the AISS Safety Policies and Procedures. Instill a safety first mentality within respective work areas and a culture that achieves low accident rates and minimal lost-time injuries. Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor’s degree preferred.

  • Five (5) or more years professional experience as an Operations /Security Manager (preferred).

  • Five (5) or more years Supervisory experience (preferred).

  • 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.

  • Possess a high degree of knowledge in Operations and Security.

  • Must have demonstrated excellent planning, problem solving and organizational skills.

  • Must be proficient in computer applications including Microsoft Office, PowerPoint Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat.

  • Experience monitoring risks, and recommending measures to mitigate risks.

  • Must be an independent thinker one who can act with little or no guidance

Preferred Qualifications N/A

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.