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Guard Afghanistan Jalalabad (Reannounced)


  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Afghanistan
  • Grade: Administrative Services and Support - Generally no need for Higher Education
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Security and Safety
  • Closing Date: 2022-08-14

Purpose of the Job:

The purpose of the positions to provide service support to the security department in Eastern region – Jalalabad  Office of the NRC, the position holder will be reporting directly to security officer of Jalalabad  office in order to run his/her duties smoothly with security standards of NRC.

For more details about this position please click here: Job Description and NRC Grade Structure.

Generic Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines.
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management.
  • Promote and share ideas for improvement.
  • Perform according to the work and development plan.
  • Looks for the security of the office and staff in the office.
  • Development of holistic and needs based programmes, including cash-based interventions and marked based programmes
  • Keeps all the windows and doors locked when the staff members leave the office.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • To keep the office responsible informed of any incident in the neighbourhood.
  • Responsible to not allow any suspicious packages to the compound unless authorized by Supervisor/Security Manager/Officer.
  • Responsible for female visitors entering to the office.
  • To register all the female visitors coming to the office and reports to responsible person.
  • Checks the heaters in the morning and continuously keeps checking it.
  • Responsible for checking all security lights and reports if there is any loss during her working time.
  • Control the water accessibility in the office (water pump, pipes).
  • Switches on and off all lights of the building on time.
  • Cleaning the compound, guard room regularly, and keep all the materials arranged.
  • Help cleaner in some parts of their work (Lawn maintenance, heater cleaning, washing heavy/big items.
  • Provide an enabling environment for the implementation of cash-based interventions, including multi-purpose cash assistance, emergency cash responses
  • Obey and work according the time and schedule given by your supervisor.
  • Respect the visitors and behaviour them gently.
  • Conduct any other duty given to her by his supervisor.

Generic Professional Competencies:

  • High School graduated.
  • 2 Years of working experience as Security Guard with International NGOs.
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts.
  • Knowledge of cash-based interventions and market based programmes.
  • Able to speak well on both local languages (Dari & Pashto) English is a plus point. Knowledge of Eastern region’s context, specifically Nangarhar province.
  • Security awareness.

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Handling insecure environment
  • Empowering and building trust
  • Communicating with impact and respect

We Offer:

  • Monthly Salary based on NRC Afghanistan Salary Scale.
  • NRC has medical coverage for staff plus 4 dependents. 
  • Leave and Holidays accordingly Afghanistan Labour Law.
We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.