Senior Security Officer Job in Kenya

Senior Security Officer

Advert No. HR/07/2023

Purpose of the Job

The person in this position is responsible for the overall
dispensation and supervision of security within the institution, to reduce
security risks, respond to incidents, and limit exposure to liabilities
when conducting day-to-day operations at the institute.

Main Responsibilities of
the Job


For appointment to this
grade, an officer must have:

Diploma in Criminology, Security Management, or a related
Course from a recognized institution;

Work experience in the disciplined forces and with a clean

Compliant with Chapter 6 of the Kenyan Constitution 2010.
Have a certificate in Computer Proficiency from a recognized

Be physically and mentally fit;
Be a team player with good interpersonal and communication

Have demonstrated professional competence in security work as
reflected in performance and results.

Duties and responsibilities.

Preparation of departmental budget;
Taking charge of the welfare of the department staff;
Preparing and implementing work plans, schedules, and duty

Formulation of security regulations and guidelines for the

Directing visitors to various destinations in the institute;
Protecting KINAP’s property including buildings, stores,
motor vehicles, and equipment;

Inspecting and maintaining records for incoming and outgoing
vehicles and visitors; and compiling and submitting security reports on a
daily basis;

Patrolling and/ or guarding of access points;
Prevention of unauthorized persons and vehicles from entering
premises and/ or protected areas;

Controlling and reporting of intruders into restricted areas
and prevention and detection of crime;

Compiling and submitting security reports on a daily and
monthly basis and recommending appropriate action;

Recording security-related events in the occurrence book;
Keeping custody of lost and found property;
Conducting induction for new security staff;
Conducting drills;
Ensuring that action is taken on physical deficiencies and
lapses in the institute, and liaising with the county administration and
police department on security matters within the institute and its

Supervising and conducting performance appraisals for
departmental staff

How To Apply

Application process:

send your current CV,
Academic and Professional Certificates, and Testimonials to:

Principal, P.o Box
414-00900, Kiambu
, on or before C.O.B Monday
27th December, 2023
 in a brown, A4 envelope sealed and
with the advert reference number indicated.

Delivery Mode; 

Hand delivery, Post Office or Courier.

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