Gwanda State University

Security Guard (13 Posts)

Security Jobs

Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the following posts:
Gwanda State University is an equal opportunities employer. Female candidates and differently abled people are encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities

Reports to the Campus Security Services Sergeant.
Mans the Gatehouse, Public Enquiries Counter (PEC).
Receives reports from complainants and records statements.
Makes and maintains daily Occurrence Book records.
Makes follow-ups on crime-threats and high risks areas on campus.
Oversees the establishment and enforcement of access-control systems.
Monitors all access-control facilities within campus.
Ensures the safety and security of all staff, students and visitors on Campus at all times.
Capacity to handle confidential information a requisite
Monitors and controls problem animals within campus premises.
Performs all loss control duties.
Conducts stop and search duties, and BEAT roving patrols as necessary.
Performs crowd control duties and maintain campus order.
Hoists and lowers flags daily and timeously.
Performs any other duties assigned by the Sergeant.

Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications and Experience

Five (5) Ordinary level passes including English Language.
Certificate in Security Management/ Police Studies/Law and Policing/ Prosecution.
A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in the security field.

How to Apply

Conditions of Service

Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. The information on salary and other benefits will be made available to the short-listed candidates.


Soft copies in a single continuous PDF file of each of the following: application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, national identity card, birth certificate and curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications and previous employment and experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses should be sent to or hand delivered to:

The Acting Senior Assistant Registrar
Human Resources Section
Gwanda State University
Epoch Mine Campus
P O Box 30

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday, 31 March 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.