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PSS/Interpreter (French) – Central African Republic

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JOB LOCATION: Central African Republic (CAR)
START DATE: Immediate
PAY: $725 / Day(1)
 + Medical

ROTATION: 105 days-on / 35 days-off (2)

(1) Qualified US Candidates will be paid day rate of $725 (USD)/day; pay range for non-US candidates who are selected for a support role may range between $400-$600 USD/day, depending upon the assigned role
(2) Pay Rates apply while on rotation in-country only; time-off rotation is unpaid

Employer is seeking Protective Security Specialists (PSS/Interpreter) who are bi-lingual in English and French for full-time contract work in Bangui, Central African Republic.  The PSS/Interpreter will perform protective services as part of Protective Services Detail but will also serve as a translator (English-French). Interpreters must have fluent/native proficiency in both English and French and have at least 1 year of combat experience. 


Provides protective security to the principal and maintains assigned protective formation position during principal’s movements
– Provides French interpretation/translation as required
– Participates in advance security preparations
– Mans the security post at the principal’s residence or other static post as required
– Drive the lead vehicle, principal’s vehicle, follow-vehicle, and/or acting as response agent whenever required in motorcade or similar operations

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (do NOT apply if you do not meet ALL of the following requirements):

– Must possess at least one (1) year of combat experience or high threat protective security experience
– Candidate MUST possess a minimum of three (3) years of armed security experience:

1) A minimum of two (2) years of this experience must be from military, or private military experience and
2) A minimum of one (1) year of this experience must be from performing protective security assignments in a high threat environment (i.e. Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, etc.)

– Must be bi-lingual in English and French – be able to test to a Level 3 standard in French in all categories (speaking, listening, reading, writing)
– Applicant pool for PSS team must be US Citizens; non-US citizens are welcome to apply for other support positions within the application form
– Must be vaccinated or receive all required vaccinations to travel to and from Central African Republic
– Complete the Physical Readiness Test at the 65% performance level, and maintain that fitness level for the duration of his/her service on the task order
– Possess no impediments to traveling overseas to and within countries that are considered dangerous or unhealthy in general, or to the country or countries assigned in the applicable task order


– US Citizens are preferred, but applicant pool is open to other nationalities for other support roles
– Former 18-series from 3rd Special Forces Group are preferred
– Candidates who have prior experience operating in Central African Republic or surrounding countries

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