Gwanda State University

Sergeant (1 Post)

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

Supervision of security guards;
Carrying out preliminary investigations to criminal cases and other security breaches;
Scheduling Security Guards’ shifts and maintenance of shift attendance records
Carrying out searches, patrols and securing premises;
Training and development of subordinates;
Carrying out security campaigns and security surveys;
Giving evidence in court and disciplinary proceedings;
Parading of security guards, performing foot drills.

Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications and Experience

Applicants must have at least a certificate in Risk and Security Management/ Police Studies/Prosecution Studies/Law and Policing from a recognised Tertiary Institution.
A Diploma in Security Management/ Police Studies/ Law and Policing is an added advantage.
Five (5) ordinary level passes including English Language.
Applicants should have at least two (2) years supervisory experience in a security environment.

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.