PAE, Inc Janitor/ Escort [Top Secret Clearance] in Kabul, Afghanistan

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Janitor/ Escort [Top Secret Clearance]

PAE is currently seeking a Janitor/Escort to support the US Department of State and will be stationed at Kabul, Afghanistan.

The Janitor/Escort will:

  • Escorts un-cleared personnel into designated areas (CAA and non-CAA buildings, offices and SDAs) and monitors personnel performing maintenance and cleaning duties including cleaning offices, corridors, bathrooms, stairwells, and other areas, including floors, walls and windows

  • Monitors normal custodial services as required. Daytime cleaning will be accomplished in areas where after-hours access to controlled areas is not permitted.

  • Perform light cleaning in areas of the Embassy where only cleared Americans are granted access.

  • Dusting, sweeping, washing, vacuuming, polishing, replacing lights, trash collection and removal, and replenishment of toilet supplies as directed.

  • Carpet shampooing as necessary.

  • Other duties as required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Work ten hours/day six days a week minimum, with availability for afterhours call outs and emergencies.

  • Work in U.S. Embassy Controlled Access Area (CAA) buildings, non-CAA buildings, Staff Diplomatic Apartments (SDA) and other assigned DOS facilities in Kabul, Afghanistan.

  • Work on facilities/sites that lead to exposure to the dangers inherent with such sites.

The Janitor /Escort must have following qualifications and experience to qualify for this position:

  • A High school diploma or GED required.

  • A four year college degree or completion of a trades or technical school is preferred.

  • Must have at least 2 years of demonstrated experience in maintenance of O&M with good customer skills are required.

  • Understanding of building trades, systems, equipment, HVAC, electrical and plumbing to identify deficiencies needed for repair is required.

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

  • Must be fluent in English and able to make decisions independently.

  • Knowledge of custodial duties, use of cleaning equipment, products, and their applications, effects and safety is required.

  • Knowledge of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) is highly desirable.

  • Previous experience with the Department of State is preferred.

  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Must have good organizational and communication skills (both verbal and written), and with ability to work effectively with multi-cultural workforce.

  • Previous work experience in an austere OCONUS environment preferred.

  • Citizenship: US Citizenship is required for this position.

  • Clearance: Must have an active Top Secret security clearance.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.