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To get you started, we believe these are the top ten private military and private security employers (+2 as two PMCs/PSCs are tied up on our rankings and we are still counting L-3 Communications and Engility as one). You could feel proud of yourself if you secure employment or start a career with any of these companies! Similar employment opportunities are found at most of the websites of the firms listed in the PMCs and PSCs pages. For more specialized skills, visit our developing UXO DISPOSAL, K-9 SUPPORT, MARITIME SECURITY segments. If a particular firm interests you and you do not find on its website a career or job opportunities sections, e-mail or call them! Please note that most companies periodically change the URLs of their career/job pages to protect themselves from spammers.


ACADEMI. The forerunner or Blackwater and Xe, ACADEMI, is an elite security services provider. With expertise forged in the world’s most challenging environments, our world-class network of security professionals design customized solutions for our clients to help them navigate the complex, sensitive environments in which they operate: ACADEMI Careers

> Full-time employment
> Contract positions


Andrews International. AI's portfolio of services includes uniformed security, consulting and investigations, personal protection, asset protection, special event security, disaster and emergency response, and specialized training services in all 50 U.S. states and internationally: Careers at Andrews International

> Current Openings by Location
> If highly-skilled or interested in specialised international jobs, it is better if you e-mail them your CV (HR @ - remove the blank spaces; please note e-mails change periodically)


Engility Corporation. Bringing together the ingenuity of MPRI, Command & Control Systems and Software (C2S2), Global Security & Engineering Solutions (GS&ES), Linguist Operations & Technical Support (LOTS) and Engility Corporation and International Resources Group (IRG), all formerly integral segments of L-3's Government Services, Engility was launched in 2012 as an independent company: Engility careers

> Job search
> If you are not yet ready to apply for a job, you can express your interest and/or create a profile using a social media account: GO>>


G4S. G4S is the world's largest private security provider; as such job opportunities are diverse and constantly changing. G4S's job universe is not just about security operatives, as they also look for talented individuals who could become leaders (from a regional president or finance director to director of marketing), middle managers or those who could cover diverse support roles: G4S Careers

> G4S JOBS - Search for jobs using keywords; e.g. enter the name of international sports competitions such as world cups or perhaps large music festivals: GO>>
> Operational employee opportunities: GO>>
> Thinking about a job with ArmorGroup International or ArmorGroup North America? Remember that G4S completed the acquisition of ArmorGroup in May 2008, so those jobs can be sometimes be found via tailored searches. You know what you are looking for, so browse G4S listing. However, if your skills are highly specialized, it is better for you to contact them direct ans speak to someone,
> Jobs by location (selected regions/countries): > Middle East > Asia > Africa > UK > U.S


Cubic Corporation. Founded in 1951, Cubic Corporation today is a diversified global systems and services company that designs, develops, manufactures, delivers and supports high technology systems for transportation, defense, and RFID markets worldwide. The opportunities are handsome and organically subdivided by the two main segments covered by Cubic: Defense Applications and Mission Support Services: Cubic Careers

> Job search
> Transitioning Military Careers


DynCorp International. DynCorp is one of the most successful and respected players in the defense, private military, and private security sectors. The catalogue of services is wide, as so the career opportunities. Regarding private security, for instance, DI prides itself of working closely with customers around the world to assess risks and apply the right mix of professional services and advanced technologies, integrating the company’s full spectrum of capabilities to provide sophisticated security solutions. DI recruitment is run by its subsidiary Worldwide Recruiting & Staffing Services LLC (WRSS): Careers with DynCorp

** DynCorp International Recruiting Scam Advisory. Alert issued on September 18, 2014: Unauthorized individuals and organizations sometimes fraudulently use the DynCorp International brand in an attempt to solicit fees from potential job seekers, MORE>>
> Search for DynCorp International jobs
> Search for DynCorp International Free Zone jobs


GardaWorld. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, GW International Protective Services Division's mission is 'to protect and support our clients, securing their place in a complex world by consistently delivering quality services and value, while growing our business.' GardaWorld only employs 'highly qualified and technically proficient staff to ensure the optimum levels of ability and expertise for our clients. GW helps organizations mitigate business and security threats by protecting their people and assets.' Careers at GardaWorld

> Job search (for job opportunities within the Middle East, Emerging Markets and Latin America remember to select the International Protective Services Division)


L-3 Communications. L-3 is one the world's to ten defense contractors and as such it offers a wide range of job opportunities in various defense sectors. L-3's main business segments are Aerospace Systems Electronic Systems Communication Systems National Security Solutions: L-3 Careers

> Job search


Olive Group. Headquartered in the United Arab Emirates and with offices worldwide including offices in the United States and the United Kingdom, the Olive Group specializes in serving the energy, national security and critical infrastructure sectors: Olive Group Careers

> Job search


Pacific Architects & Engineers. Founded in 1955, PAE's expertise covers Expeditionary Construction & Logistics, Foreign Assistance & Global Stability, Global Operations & Maintenance, and Training & Capacity Building. PAE has mobilized work forces for governments of the United States and foreign countries as well as for domestic and international private industries: PAE Careers

> Job search
> Submit your CV / Resume
> U.S. Embassies in China and Russia and Associated Consulates job opportunities
> Rapid Expert Assistance and Cooperation Teams (REACT) job opportunities


Triple Canopy. The company's expertise covers Logistic, Construction/O&M, Advisory and Mentoring, Contingency Support, Intelligence, IT and Communications, and Information Operations. Triple Canopy was founded by former U.S. Army Special Forces personnel and is Veteran-owned and veteran-run, and over 80 percent of its employees have served in the U.S. military: Triple Canopy careers

> Job search


Vinnell Arabia. In simple words, Vinnell Arabia runs the Saudi Arabian National Guard Modernization Program: Job Posts

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