Assist and escort all diplomatic couriers transiting Dar es Salaam: 40%
The Courier Escort will be responsible for meeting. Assisting and escorting the arriving and departing diplomatic couriers at Dar es Salaam International Airport.
Preparing, packing, and invoicing the classified diplomatic pouch: 40%
The Courier Escort will be required to work very irregular hours including late evening and early mornings, on any day of the week and/or holidays, preparing, packing, and invoicing the classified diplomatic pouch for the mission.
Performs all paperwork requirements related to the movement of classified diplomatic pouch material, to include; a) Maintaining adequate pouch bag inventory levels. (b) Maintain pouch invoices (c) Draft pouch receipt telegrams (ERS) and diplomatic courier route schedules.
Secure safeguard of classified pouches: 20%
Must be willing to stand plane-side (on the tarmac) for long periods of time until flight has been given clearance to depart.
Provide direct and secure safeguard of classified pouches being loaded, stored, and/or transferred. The Courier Escort maintains good liaison with Embassy expediters and drivers as well as with airport Officials.
Note: This position description in no way states or implies that these are the complete duties to be performed by incumbent. Incumbent will be required to perform other duties as necessary and requested.