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PPO - Oil and Gas

Business Unit:  International Security Services
Career Area:  International

Basra, Iraq, IQ


Basra, Southern Iraq






8 weeks on, 4 weeks off subject to operational requirements

Role requirements

  • Minimum Level 3 medical qualifications such as Qualsafe’s FREC Level 3
  • Former military experience (or Law Enforcement) experience of 5 years is expected
  • Must have Formal CP training & license from an accredited organization
  • Previous experience in Oil and Gas industry desirable.
  • Excellent standard of English written and verbal skills required
  • Be in possession of a current driving license.
  • Must be able to work productively under pressure.
  • Will need to demonstrate flexibility
  • Be in possession of a clean police criminal records check.


Services provided by the Contractor shall be those typically expected for someone in the Position and include, but not be limited to the provision of security services to ensure the safety and security of all client staff and other personnel who come under duty of care of ENI, Basra. Services the Contractor can expect to carry out, would include: 

The PPO/FPOS Medic is responsible for assisting the team leader with the provision of armed security both mobile and static in order to provide the appropriate level of protection on all PST missions. In addition the PPO/FPOS Medic is responsible for the provision of basic life support to staff; he reports directly to the PST team leader.

  • Acting as PPO and vehicle commander on all PST movements outside the LSC.
  • Responsible for providing armed deterrent and presence at all sites visited by the PST.
  • Responsible for delivering a security brief to all clients prior to departure.
  • Responsible for maintaining a high level of situational awareness on all missions.
  • Responsible for check navigation as required.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of all weapon systems issued.
  • Undertaking any other direction or reasonable request given by appropriate GardaWorld Management team in accordance with GW Standard Operating Procedures and Guidelines.

GardaWorld: Make the world a safer place

GardaWorld is a global leader in the security industry, offering a wealth of opportunity to individuals looking to gain experience and develop professionally in a growing industry. We offer flexible schedules, diverse work assignments spanning multiple industries, and training and career advancement opportunities. We embrace diversity and welcome newcomers, women, students, retirees, reservists, veterans, and more to join our team, as we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, we will communicate only with the selected candidates.

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