Security Officer Job in Kenya

Job Vacancy: Security Officer

Job Ref: EHC/1086/18

Reports to: The Security Manager

The Role: To mainly monitor the CCTV system and be able to identify anomalies and report any suspicious incidents.

The officer rely on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish the security goals amongst a variety of other related tasks.


  • Secure premises and personnel by patrolling property, monitoring surveillance equipment, inspecting the 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 entering and leaving the premises
  • Complete reports by recording observations, information, occurrences and surveillance activities, interviewing witnesses and 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 the law and regulations
  • Respond to emergencies to provide necessary assistance to employees and customers
  • Protect the company‚Äôs 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

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree or Diploma in security related background
  • Excellent Written and Verbal Communication
  • Following Complex Instructions
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Knowledge of Security Operations and Procedures
  • Manage Multiple Tasks
  • Knowledge of Basic Security and Fire Inspection Procedures
  • Lifting
  • Surveillance Skills
  • Judgment
  • Objectivity
  • Dependability
  • Emotional Control
  • Integrity
  • Safety Management
  • Professionalism
  • Reporting Skills

To apply for this position, send your CV to by 10th May, 2018 quoting the position in the subject line, current and expected salary.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Security and Criminology
Updated: April 13, 2018 — 6:47 am