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SECURITY OFFICER

Our client is a property owner/NGO is based in Victoria Island, LAGOS  in need of a SECURITY MAINTENANCE team. This position is responsible for the protection of lives and properties. He observes for signs of crime or disorder and investigates disturbances and reports to the supervisor.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for protection of lives and properties by maintaining a safe and secure environment.
  • Monitors, record, and controls access point of pedestrian and vehicle movement.
  • Patrols premises randomly to prevent and detect signs of intrusion.
  • Apprehend criminals and evict violators.
  • Acts lawfully in direct defense of life or property.
  • Observes location for unusual and suspicious activities, theft, fires, people’s safety, etc.
  • Investigates any security breaches and suspicious circumstances and reports to security supervisor for follow-up and action.
  • Assists visitors with directions or any related information.
  • Responds promptly to security alarms and takes necessary action.
  • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property damage, theft, the presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences.
  • Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities; informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers.
  • Controls traffic by directing drivers.
  • Ensures all safety policies and guard orders and implemented to the latter at all times.
  • Records the movement of employer vehicles and keeps the record of the driver’s destination.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Competency/Skill/Requirements

  • Should possess a minimum of SSCE certificate.
  •  Should have at least 4-5 years experience as a security officer in an organized establishment with proof.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English language.
  • Should have knowledge of basic security procedures.
  • Decision-making skills in emergency situations.
  • Should possess skill in both verbal and written communication in English language.
  • Possess skill in observing situations and decision-making.
  • Should possess good interpersonal skills.
  • Should work well under pressure.
  • Pays attention to details.