Cleared American Guards

Cleared American Guards (CAG)

CAGs provide physical security for Department of State construction projects to include renovations around the world 24 hours a day - 7 days a week. CAGs are responsible for monitoring the perimeter security systems and managing the access control facility to identify workers attempting to gain access to the site and the facility.


  • US Citizenship
  • Possession of an Active Top Secret Clearance
  • Minimum age of 25 years old
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently
  • Must meet certain medical and physical fitness requirements
  • Must be able to deploy to remote locations with all medications for up to one year
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in security, construction, and/or the military


  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Medical insurance
  • Department of State Cleared American Guard Training course
  • Per diem provided at Department of State rates
  • Uniforms provided, appropriate for the weather, based on location
  • Paid lodging overseas

***This opportunity requires a one-year contract.

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