Safety And Security Officer (PTSG/PX 7)

Reference
VAC-31122
Contract Type
Full-Time
Industries
Security & Armed Forces
Location
Kingston
Salary
Competitive Salary
Date Posted
14/03/2019
Expiry Date
29/03/2019
Protect the premises, assets and personnel by maintaining, high visibility presence and posture in order to deter or prevent all illegal deviant or inappropriate actions which could have a negative impact on the Authority and its personnel.
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Protects company’s property and staff as well as other critical assets by maintaining a safe and secure environment
  • Observes for signs of deviant or non-compliant behavior or disorder and investigates disturbances
  • Acts lawfully in direct protection of life and property
  • Deters/restricts visitors/persons exhibiting deviant behavior who may pose a threat to the Authority and evicts violators of established security and safety protocols
  • Takes accurate notes of unusual occurrences
  • Reports in detail any suspicious incidents
  • Patrols/monitors randomly or regularly building and perimeter
  • Monitors and controls access at building entrances and vehicle gates as well as exits
  • Engages in routine static duties daily and will be required to go off-site from time to time
  • Monitors alarm systems or video surveillance footage and operates emergency response equipment
  • Prepares and submits timely reports prepared and submitted on adequacy of Protective Security regime
  • Supports the Chief Safety and Security Officer in all aspects of the Protective Security (CCTV), access control, issuance of access passes, investigation of breaches, document security etc.
  • Supports the safe and secure transportation/movement of staff, documents, equipment, information and other assets as required
  • Performs first aid
  • Performs any other duties as assigned

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Proven work experience as a security guard or officer
  • Training and certifications in safety and security
  • Ability to operate and respond to detection and emergency equipment and systems
  • Excellent knowledge of public safety and security procedures/protocols
  • Surveillance skills and detail orientation
  • Integrity and professionalism

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Proven work experience as a security guard or officer
  • Training and certifications in safety and security
  • Ability to operate and respond to detection and emergency equipment and systems
  • Excellent knowledge of public safety and security procedures/protocols
  • Surveillance skills and detail orientation
  • Integrity and professionalism

 

Minimum Required Qualification and Experience

  • Five (5) subjects of CXC’s or GCE ‘O’ Level including English Language and a numeric subject
  • High School Diploma
  • Three (3) years’ experience in a similar capacity
  • A certificate in security management or operations would be an asset
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence

 

NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

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