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Security Guard III - Security Lead

Job Description and Requirements

Kuwait - Al Ahmadi, Camp Arifjan

Job Summary

URS/AECOM has an opening for a

Security Guard III - Security Lead in

Kuwait .

The Security Guard III - Security Lead position provides physical security and roving patrol to the AMC housing sites in order to maintain a safe and secure living environment. Must have the physical and mental capacity to effectively carry out “detect, defer, observe and report” procedures to safeguard personnel in assigned areas. The position will be required to work as a Roving Patrol.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Stands static guard posts and conducts roving patrols of the living quarters areas.

  2. Monitors and ensures proper identification of employees and visitors through access control points.

  3. Maintains entry and exit control logs and other required documentation.

  4. Follows detail instructions and procedures to accomplish work objectives in the performance of routine, repetitive standardized tasks.

  5. Observes, monitors and reports all incidents and suspicious activities in a timely manner.

  6. Completes required paperwork in a timely and correct fashion.

  7. Sounds alarm and/or calls police, fire, and emergency personnel in case of fire or medical emergencies.

  8. Establishes and maintains effective working relationships at all levels of the organization.

  9. Reports any alarms, suspicious activities, loss, damage or destruction of Government or Company property to the Security Operations Manager.

  10. Instills a safety-first mentality within respective work areas and a culture that achieves low accident rates and minimal lost-time injuries.

Performs other related duties as assigned or directed.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

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

  • Must be a U.S. citizen and have a current, valid U.S. passport.

  • Must have an active NACI.

  • Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Must have knowledge of security operations and procedures

  • Must have knowledge of supervisory principles and practices

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

  • Must have advanced written and oral communications skills.

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

Work Environment, Physical Demands and Mental Demands:

  • Ability to perform job duties efficiently and effectively.

  • Must be able to lift 25-50 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.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate 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.