PSD Team Leader (MIRA Qualified)
Number of Positions: 5
Contract Type: Full Time
G4S Business Unit:
Closing Date: January 11, 2012
We are now recruiting for Protection Security Detail (PSD) Team Leader (TL) to work at the front end of the delivery of our operation, the role requires individuals who are suitably experienced and qualified in firearms and armoured vehicle driving, they must be able to follow instructions clearly but also able to make command decisions on the spot in order to achieve the aims of the organisation.
We have operations in both the North and South of Iraq on a rotation of 9 weeks in-country 3 weeks on leave. This is subject to a 12 month service agreement.
Command and control the PSD and ensurethat team members are adequately informed, skilled, equipped and supervised to conduct their duties safely, in compliance with; the MNF-I and the Host Nation’s rules and regulations, G4S policies, Handbook, Service Agreement and SOPs, Contractual obligations as well as the applicable Safety Management Systems (SMS).
Ensure that G4S Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and relevant US FRAGOs’ are followed at all times.
Gather and analyse information / intelligence required for the planning, rehearsal and safe execution of a PSD mission.
Submit, in time, the required documentation for the approval of PSD missions according to G4S SOPs, CONOC, the MNF-I and the Host Nation’s rules and regulations.
Build and develop client relationships to achieve mutually agreed goals.
Liaise/meet with the client in an appropriate manner.
Prepare and conduct briefings to PSD team members, client(s) and Management during the planning and execution of a PSD mission.
Execute any other tasks commensurate to the PSD TL’s role as deemed appropriate by the Project Manager or Ops Manager.
Report all incidents according to the USF-I and the Host Nation’s rules and regulations, G4S policy and SOPs.
Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel.
Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the PSD. Where appropriate escalate these to O&G Management for visibility.
Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise PSD team members, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work.
Deliver team training in accordance with direction from the Training Manager and Senior Team Leader.
Plan, coordinate, administrate and execute the day to day team administration and training.
Accurately compile and on time submit the required PSD team returns.
Conduct performance evaluations as per G4S directives and mentor all personnel through formal channels.
Maintain a high standard of welfare, morale and discipline within the team.
Liaise with the Medical Operations & Training Managerregarding any special medical requirements.
Execute any other medical tasks as deemed appropriate by the Senior G4S Medical team.
To provide immediate emergency medical support to personnel under your responsibility.
If required liaise and arrange evacuation to the next level of medical care.
Provide a detailed handover of any patients/casualties to the next level of care.
Ensure all medical equipment and supplies are maintained, serviced and in date.
Keep up to date with all professional qualifications.
The Ideal Candidate:
To be considered for these roles candidate CV's MUST be able to demonstrate the following:
- Minimum of 7 years exemplary military, police or law enforcement services.
- Experience in working in hostile environments.
- Experience in the training of multi-national personnel.
- Able to use level 3 medical kits.
- Minimum of 12 month operational PSD experience in Iraq in the previous 3 years.
- Must be Medicine in Remote Areas (MIRA) Qualified.
- Recognised Close Protection course and current SIA licence in Frontline Close Protection.
- Recent experience in a volatile or relevant environment (active service / commercial experience in low infrastructure environments)
- Experience of firearms / off-road driving / first aid
- Excellent communication skills, and the ability to follow instructions