Security Guard Job in Nairobi, Kenya (16K)

Job Title: Security Guard

Gross Salary: 12k – 16k

Location: Nairobi

Our Client is a leading marketing and communication agency dedicated to building brands for Africa.

They seek to hire a Security Guard to secure premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment and access points; permitting entry and exit.


  • Patrol plant / premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows, perimeter wall and gates.
  • Answer alarms and investigate disturbances.
  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security of premises.
  • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences.
  • Call police or fire departments in cases of emergency, such as fire or presence of unauthorized persons.
  • Circulate among visitors, patrons, and employees to preserve order and protect property.
  • Answer telephone calls to take messages, answer questions, and provide information during non-business hours or when switchboard is closed.
  • Warn persons of rule infractions or violations, and apprehend or evict violators from premises, using force when necessary.
  • Operate detecting devices to screen individuals and prevent passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas.
  • Escort individuals to specified locations and to provide personal protection.
  • Inspect and adjust security systems, equipment, and machinery to ensure operational use and to detect evidence of tampering.


  • A KCSE Certificate.
  • Proven work experience in the security industry, National Youth service or professional training will be an added advantage
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Kiswahili both oral and written
  • Good customer care
  • Good body physique
  • Between 19 and 40 years old
  • Be of high integrity and honesty
  • Be a team player
  • Must be presentable.

Additional Mandatory Documents

  • A certificate of good conduct from the Kenya Police (not more than 6 months old). Those with a waiting slip, as evidence that they have applied for the certificate shall be given an opportunity.
  • Three referee letters from persons of repute (Referee letters from relatives are not valid)
  • Two recent colour passport size photographs (with white background)
  • National ID card

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Security Guard) to before 30th September 2020.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted.

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Updated: September 23, 2020 — 7:38 pm