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PPO with FPOS for Iraq, Basra, Baghdad, Badra. Starting ASAP (Upon receipt of visa) Job

Date: Oct 2, 2017

Location: Basra, Iraq, Iraq

Company: GardaWorld

Req Id 71321 - Posted 07/07/2017 - International Protective Services - HR International - Iraq - Iraq - Basra

GardaWorld International Protective Services is the international security division of GardaWorld Security Corporation, the world's largest privately owned security company. Our services include static security, consulting, threat monitoring and reporting, crisis response, logistical support, mobile security, close protection, training and risk management.

Our corporate vision is to be the recognized global leader in providing comprehensive security, crisis response and risk management services in high-risk and complex environments delivered at a world-class level by the best quality personnel in the industry. Our mission is to protect and support our clients, securing their place in a complex world by consistently delivering quality services and value, while growing our business.

We now invite applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to apply for PSD roles predicted on a range of Aegis licensed projects in Basra, Baghdad or Badra, Iraq - would ideally suit those with no notice to serve / available to deploy immediately upon receipt of visa

PPO with FPOS required on behalf of Aegis Defence Services (BVI) Limited, part of the GardaWorld Group

AEGIS Job specification: PPO FPOS MEDIC –

Subject to successful completion of all documentation and medical checks /confirmation



Job Type

Contractor, Aegis Defence Services (BVI) Limited*


BASRA, BAGHDAD OR BADRA Iraq (Location to be determined at future point)

Start Date

ASAP Upon receipt of visa (Apply for LOI asap ) -

Daily rate

Aegis will offer competitive day rate, Contractor will not be reimbursed whilst off-duty *Some tax may be payable locally to those hired in Iraq on non-US Government contracts.


“8 weeks on and 4 off” rotation however candidates need to be flexible and will be driven by operational requirement., subject to operational requirements

Duration of Task

Open ended

Travel Pay

Travel pay none is offered. The first day of pay is the day of your arrival in Theatre. Your last day of pay is the day of your departure from Theatre.


Aegis will provide the Independent Contractor with housing, food and transportation while you are in Theatre along with insurances

Flight Package

The Hub Airport designated by the Company. Aegis BVI will provide economy class flights (subject to availability) to and from the Consultant’s designated International Hub Airport for each leave rotation.

(The cost of travel to the Aegis London Office or to the departure point for deployment is your responsibility and therefore not chargeable to the Company. Similarly on return from a project all travel costs from the designated entry point of arrival in your home country are your responsibility)

Hiring Criteria

* Military experience obligatory minimum of 5 years
* Completed a recognised Close Protection Course
* Private Security Company experience desirable, especially as Operator / Medic.
* Previous experience in Oil and Gas industry desirable.
* Previous hostile experience in the Middle East of at least 2 years .
* Good standard of written and verbal skills required.
* Computer literacy advantageous.
* Certification and experience in Basic Life Support essential (FPOSi Course)
* Certification and experience in Basic Life Support Resuscitation essential.
* Previous experience in clinical care experience desirable but not essential.
* Medical training role qualifications desirable.
* Good inter-personal skills, both with Project, Client & external personnel.
* Age not prescriptive, but candidate will need the experience referred to above.
* Be in possession of a current driving licence.
* Must be able to work productively under pressure.
* Will need to demonstrate flexibility.
* Be in possession of a clean police criminal records check.

* Must be physically fit to operate in extreme weather and arduous conditions
* In date SIA licence (for UK expats and countries that offer international equivalent)

Job Duties

The Aegis 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 client the appropriate level of protection on all SET missions. In addition the PPO/FPOS Medic is responsible for the provision of basic life support to the client and Aegis staff; he reports directly to the SET team leader.

* Act as PPO and vehicle commander on all SET movements outside the LSC.
* Responsible for providing armed deterrent and presence at all sites visited by the SET in support of the dedicated client (s).
* Responsible for delivering the security brief to all clients on vehicular missions.
* 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.
* Act as PPO / Medic on all SET movements.
* Responsible for conducting client medical welfare checks whilst static on site.
* In conjunction with medical trainer is responsible for conducting all medical training within the SET.
* Provide support & assistance for any Medical Officer as required

Perform any other tasks and duties not mentioned above as directed by Project management.

Please note: any Information provided shall be used by AEGIS to evaluate your qualifications for engaging as a contractor.

Any deployment to the Middle East carries a degree of risk, for more information please go to where you can obtain the latest analysis, information and threat assessment

Presentation of falsified credentials or false statements can lead to termination of any engagement (or future engagement) with the company.

*Part of the GardaWorld group of companies

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