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Cleared American Guards - Lakenheath, UK


Patriot Group International


Lakenheath United Kingdom

Cleared American Guards (CAG)

Lakenheath, United Kingdom

Clearance Status
Active Top Secret (TS) Security Clearance

Job Description
CAGs will perform access control functions at all vehicle and pedestrian entrances to the site on a 24/7 basis throughout the construction or project period. 

These activities include, but are not limited to:
-Ensure that all persons, packages, bags, boxes, crates, vehicles, or other means of introducing material onto the construction site or into secure areas are inspected for questionable or prohibited items
-Deny introduction of prohibited materials such as explosives, weapons, electronic devices, or other items as specified by the Accrediting Official (AO) or designee
-Conduct random inspections of all site areas to ensure no prohibited materials have been brought onto the site. All suspicious materials or incidents shall be brought to the attention of a Construction Surveillance Technician (CST) or Site Security Manager (SSM)
-Monitor, observe, and interact with the construction workers as they accomplish their various construction tasks to preclude the introduction of electronic, electrical, mechanical, or hostile surveillance monitoring devices into finished construction
-Surveille the perimeter and internal secure areas through the use of government-furnished closed-circuit television (CCTV) systems and other intrusion detection systems (IDS)
-Rove the construction site after hours, per the SSM-S orders, to protect the integrity of Controlled Access Areas (CAA) and their materials
-Maintain and operate the Secure Storage Area (SSA) established by the construction company within the construction site footprint where they will store construction materials and equipment that will be used in the SCIF area. (ICD/ICS 705)

Position Criteria/Qualifications
-High school diploma or GED equivalent
-Capable of reading, speaking, and writing legible, concise reports in English
-At least two (2) years of experience as a security guard whose duties include the use of alarm systems, metal detectors, x-ray devices and close circuit television systems. Preferably, have two (2) years of military experience such as a Military Policeman or Marine Security Guard.
-Must hold a valid certificate of the completion of a CAG course or similar training certification
-Must be a U.S. Citizen and able to obtain a valid U.S. passport 

Physical Requirements
Ability to:
-Stand and/or sit for 8 hours or longer
-Must be able to work in inclement weather conditions including extreme heat, extreme cold, humidity and various other adverse weather conditions for extended periods of time
-This position may require lifting (up to 20 lbs.), standing, walking, siting, and bending throughout the workday
-Need to be able to walk across uneven surfaces of a construction site and able to frequently go up and down stairs

Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret
Job Category:
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
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