Volsec Security

Security Officer

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Job Description

A leading company in the security industry is searching for a well-organized, dependable and reliable Security Officer to join the team. Reporting to the Operations Controller, the Security Officer’s responsibilities will include supervision of guards, assisting carrying out site / security surveys and investigations as well as assisting in risk assessments and audits.
To be successful, you should demonstrate strong supervision and leadership skills. As a Security Officer, you should be able to use a wide range of resources to solve problems and feel comfortable working alone and in a team.

Duties and Responsibilities

Supervises the investigation of any losses to the Client
• Ensures all subordinates are well supervised and carries out spot checks
• Ensures professional conduct and behaviour among guards through adherence to stipulated policies and procedures
• Identifying of gaps at client premises through surveys and reporting thereof.
• Initiates disciplinary measures when necessary
• Develops and implements preventative measures against accidents, thefts and other risks.
• Ensures compliance to applicable policies and regulations while implementing security measures.
• Prepares incidents reports, monthly reports and survey reports.
• Assists in evaluating the performance of subordinate staff and recommends promotions and or additional training
• Supervises control room staff in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws
• Ensuring that all guard changes are communicated to Clients, prepare reports for management to aid decision making
• Ensures that all guards are efficiently and effectively roistered to avoid over/under staffing.

Qualifications and Experience

Professional Qualifications & Experience
• Degree/Diploma in Security Management from a recognized institution
• At least 3 Years proven experience in a supervisory role preferably as a Security Officer or Sergeant
• Clean Class Four Driver’s Licence
Other Requirements
• An understanding of health and safety regulations.
• Knowledge of legal guidelines for area security and public safety
• Excellent surveillance and observation skills
• Tech-savvy with experience in surveillance systems
• Excellent written, verbal, and telephonic communication skills.
• Excellent report writing skills
• Willingness to learn and accept constructive feedback.

How to Apply

In return the company offers a competitive package commensurate with the position which will be disclosed only to shortlisted candidates. Interested applicants that meet the above specifications may submit their CVs via email to recruitmentvol2024@gmail.com not later than the 22nd of February 2024, indicating the position being applied for in the subject line.