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Job ID: 48707
Job Views: 10619
Location: Balkh, , Afghanistan
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Job Category: Other
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Posted: 06.02.2014

Job Description

 Background

Tearfund is a UK based NGO registered under the charity no 265464 in the UK and working in over fifty countries worldwide, tackling the major issues keeping people in poverty. Tearfund's Operational Team in Afghanistan has provided humanitarian support across the country since 2002 working in disaster risk reduction, water and sanitation, health promotion and food security.
We also work with a number of partners supporting people with disabilities, and partners who work in community development, water and sanitation, advocacy, disaster risk reduction, women's self-help groups, HIV and AIDS, water and sanitation and health promotion work.  Tearfund is registered with the Ministry of Economy in Afghanistan under the registration No. 21. 

 

Number of jobs : 4

Gender : male

Contrat duration: 6 months 

Experience : 1 year

Job Description

PART 1 – JOB DESCRIPTION 
 
1.            JOB OVERVIEW 
To be part of a team working on shifts to maintain the security of the staff and Tearfund House in Kabul at all times.
 
2.            POSITION IN ORGANISATION

  • Grade: D4
  • Reports to the Logistics Administrator   

 
 
 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
 

  1. Duties as a guard: Maintain the security of the house, compound and vehicles and as far as possible ensure the safety of Tearfund Personnel. This will include controlling the gate and entry of vehicles and personnel, as instructed by the Logistics Assistant, and minimising potential conflict situations through appropriate actions. During the night shift, maintaining contact and reporting to the base radio station.

 

  1. Maintaince: Keep the Tearfund compound swept and clear of litter and clear of all storm drains clear, and other maintenance tasks as required by the Logistics Assistant. Maintain and run the generator and pump water as required. Also responsible for the checking of generator fuel and to ensure that the water tank is full at all times.

 

  1. Other duties as agreed with the Logistics Assistant / Logistics Administrator  

 


Job Requirements

 Job Requirements

ATTRIBUTE/SKILL

ESSENTIAL

DESIRABLE

EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS

Basic school education including literacy and numeracy
 
An understanding of basic security / safety concepts

Knowledge of English

EXPERIENCE

At least a year’s employment/work experience

Experience of working as a guard
 
Work in the NGO sector
 
Use of VHF radio

SKILLS/ ABILIITIES

Able to work unsupervised during shifts

Maturity/ diplomacy in difficult circumstances

PERSONAL QUALITIES

Honest and trustworthy
 
Reliable
 
Willing to take responsibility

Confident and Intelligent

 

 

Contact Information

The interested candidates should submit their application letter with CV in written clearly the Position in subject line of the email to afghan-hr@tearfund.org Or in Hard From  at Kart-e-Dostoom, Opposite of Action Aid Office, Sheberghan City, Jawzjan Province . Applications received after the closing date (05 June 2014) will not be given consideration. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted with, and called for the interview. The interview dates, time and place will be determined and communicated with the short listed candidates sooner after the deadline of vacancy announcement.