Job Title: Security Officer
REPORTS TO: Accommodation manager
Security Officer Job Description
Periodically patrols buildings and grounds. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field. Rely on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Perform a variety of tasks. Work under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Secure premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment and access points; permitting entry
Obtain help by sounding alarms
Prevent losses and damage by reporting irregularities, informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers
Control traffic by directing drivers
Complete reports by recording observations, information, occurrences and surveillance activities; interviewing witnesses; obtaining signatures
Maintain environment by monitoring and setting building and equipment controls
Maintain organization's stability and reputation by complying with legal requirements
Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Ensure the security, safety and well-being of all personnel, visitors and the premises
Provide excellent customer service
Adhere to all company service and operating standards
Remain in compliance with local, state and federal regulations
Respond to emergencies to provide necessary assistance to employees and customers
Protect the company's assets relative to theft, assault, fire and other safety issues
Follow procedures for various initiatives, including fire prevention, property patrol, traffic control and accident investigations
Security Officer top skills & proficiencies:
Written and Verbal Communication in Kinyarwanda, English ,French. Swahili is an added value.
Previous serving experience required.
Following Complex Instructions
Knowledge of Security Operations and Procedure
Manage Multiple Tasks
Knowledge of Basic Security and Fire Inspection Procedures
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.