Guard Shift Leader - U.S. Expat (Notional Opportunity)

Job Locations Other
Posted Date 5 months ago(9/14/2017 10:46 AM)
# of Openings

Primary Function

Responsible for the oversight of personnel for an entire internal security shift. To actively support and uphold the Company’s stated vision, mission, and values.

Essential Functions

  • May be required to work in an operations center or equivalent or force protection command watch floor
  • Serves as the operational linkage between the Government and the Contractor
  • Issues direction to personnel as part of the integrated defense of the installation in concert with Government or coalition forces
  • Mentors and manage of subordinate security personnel
  • Ensures that all security personnel are properly trained and equipped to function in their assigned positions.
  • Prepares, completes, or revises Standard Operating Procedures, Emergency Action Plans, and Training Plans as necessary

Job Requirements

  • Shall be fluent in English speaking, reading and writing
  • Must qualify semiannually with all assigned weapons (including safety functions, capabilities, limitations, and maintenance) IAW US Department of the Army Standards
  • Must possess a Military background of not less than ten (10) years or have equivalent training
  • Must have reached the grade of E-7 or greater in a combat arms MOS, successfully served in a supervisory role for at least one year at the platoon level or equivalent, and received an honorable discharge (all verified by military transcripts, evaluations, and DD214)
  • Must be a US Citizen and be eligible/possess a Secret Clearance
  • Must be at least twenty-five (25) years of age or older
  • Must be able to perform the following physical tasks:

(1) Drag, carry, lift, and/or pull a person to safety

(2) Use physical force to detain a subject or prevent unauthorized entry

(3) Prolonged standing and/or sustained patrol on foot or in a vehicle

(4) Sustained pursuit of suspect on foot

(5) Dodging, crawling, climbing, and/or rapid ascent of stairs

(6) Perform the above wearing duty equipment and/or personal protective equipment under adverse environmental conditions

  • Intermediate user level of computer systems, Microsoft Office software (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook), database applications, and documentation control systems
  • Must possess valid passport and travel/work OCONUS
  • Must be able to pass a physical approving candidate for overseas work
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements dictated by project requirements, to include an Annual Physical Ability Test
  • Must be able to pass a detailed background investigation at a frequency as required by contract


Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong written and oral presentation skills 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously 
  • Strong initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Janus is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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