British Embassy is hiring a Security Guard

The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.

Job Category: Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (Operations and Corporate Services)

Job Subcategory: Security

Job Description (Roles and Responsibilities): The British Embassy in Chisinau is part of a world-wide network, representing British political, economic and consular interests overseas and is now looking to recruit a Security Guard. The main purpose of this role is to provide the first line of physical security to the mission.

Main purpose of job:

Provide the first line of physical security to the mission. Protection of staff, assets and information.

Roles and responsibilities:

Access control duties at post. Security functions during external events, ex at HMA residence. Monitoring contractors working on site. Mail and goods screening on delivery (security x-ray). Patrolling of embassy outside perimeter. Observe and report security incidents, suspicious behaviour and unsafe conditions.

Essential qualifications, skills and experience  

  • Previous guarding experience
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Reliability and flexibility to work overtime
  • Excellent health and physical condition
  • Must be able to deal with visitors and members of the public politely and fairly
  • Languages:  English (basic), Romanian, Russian (strong independent)
  • Must be computer literate

Desirable qualifications, skills and experience  

  • First aid skills
  • Driving license

Required behaviours: Changing and Improving, Making Effective Decisions

Application deadline: 17 May 2022

Grade: S2

Type of Position: Permanent

Working hours per week: 35

Location: Chisinau

Salary: 12,630 MDL (monthly gross)

Additional information:  

This is a full-time permanent position of 35 hours (net) per week. The gross monthly salary is 12,630 MDL payable in 12 equal instalments. Please note that the deadline for applications is 23:55 on the day mentioned in the above field “Application deadline”.

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Articol adaugat de: Igor Zaharov