Position Title: Guard Supervisor

Activation Date: 01 June, 2021   Announced Date: 01 June, 2021   Expire Date: 15 June, 2021

Job Location: Badghis
Nationality: National
Category: Security
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per NTA Salary Scale
Vacancy Number: R997
No. Of Jobs: 3
City: Badghis
Organization: (MSH) Management Sciences for Health
Years of Experience: • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in security guard
Contract Duration: 1 Year Extendable
Gender: Male
Education: Secondary School Certificate of Education.
Close date: 2021-06-15

About (MSH) Management Sciences for Health:

MSH is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity, religion, creed, citizenship, national origin, age, veteran status, or disability unrelated to job requirements. MSH will take affirmative action to ensure that qualified applicants are employed and that employees are treated without regard to their race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran and disability status. In compliance with U.S. Department of Labor Executive Order 11246, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act, and Section 4212 of the Vietnam Era Readjustment Assistance Act, MSH has developed and maintains an affirmative action program and plan.


Job Description:


The objective of the guard supervisor position is to provide security services to MSH staff and property in Afghanistan. The guard supervisor in addition will supervise senior guards and ensure that duties are carried out as required to ensure safe working atmosphere.

Major Activities / Responsibilities

Provide and take care of the security services to both staff and premises of MSH.
Manage crises, and act lawfully in direct defense of life or property.
Communicate clearly and effectively with staff.
Secure premises and personnel by patrolling property observing for signs of crime or disorder and investigate disturbances.
Make use of monitoring surveillance equipment.
Inspect buildings, equipment, and access points.
Take care of MOSS and EMOSS to ensure buildings safety and security.
Permit only authorized personnel entry to premises, and take care of access control.
Obtain help by sounding alarms when the situation calls for it.
Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities.
Restrain trespassers.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Manage a team of guards and their schedules to always ensure maximum security.
Supervise activities of guards to ensure they are in line with policies and procedures.
During crisis situations, take of the lead role and direct guards to ensure the lawful defense of life and property.
Train and schedule programs and functions to security personnel.
Evaluate, assess, and analyze performance of security personnel.
In collaboration with the Senior Security Manager, initiate disciplinary measures wherever necessary.
Perform other duties as required.


Job Requirements:

REQUIRED MINIMUM EDUCATION:                       

Bachelor’s Degree with 3-5 years’ experience

REQUIRED MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:                                   

Minimum of 4 years’ experience in security guard experience.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience supervising staff in particular security guards.
Experience working in an environment similar or closely related to MSH type of work.
Security experience in a potential conflict environment.



Knowledge of the safety and security importance and safe working atmosphere.
Knowledge on workplace violence awareness and prevention programs.
Knowledge on network access and monitoring policies.
Having knowledge of the safety and security drills and trainings.
Knowledge on local, state and federal law enforcement and other related government agencies.
Must speak English.
Must have computer skills – Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), Google Platform


Supervisory skills
Ability to manage people in crisis and non-crisis situations.
Applicants need to be medically fit
No criminal record
Excellent inter-personal communication skills.
Well-organized and detail oriented.
Security management skills
Good ethical conduct


Submission Guideline:

Interested candidates should go apply through the below link and submit an application form for positions they are suitably qualified for.


Please click the employment opportunities tab and select Afghanistan from the list of countries. A list of positions will appear, please select those you wish to apply for. Candidates who do not apply through the above-mentioned link will not be considered for the shortlist. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

Management Sciences for Health is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental handicap. 

Note: The deadline for applications is for two weeks. However, interviews of suitable candidates may begin as applications are received. Please apply early. 


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