Security Guard -Dodoma

SECURITY GUARD (ONE POST)
Reporting: Accountant and Administration Officer
Supervises: None
Duty station: Dodoma

The candidate will perform the following duties as listed below:

Duties and Responsibilities
 Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other
persons to guard against theft and maintain security of premises.
 Controls traffic by directing drivers.
 Maintains environment by monitoring and setting building and equipment
controls.
 Call police or fire departments in cases of emergency, such as fire or presence of
unauthorized persons.
 Maintains organization’s stability and reputation by complying with legal
requirements.
 Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property
damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences.
 To respond quickly and correctly during crisis
 Not only does a security guard sense crisis; he acts fast to control the situation.
So, a security guard must always be at alert to avoid being caught unawares.
How a security guard responds to crisis varies depending on the threat. A
security guard must know how best to respond to various dangerous situations.
Observing and reporting
 Even after a dangerous situation has been successfully averted, a security guard
must not relax yet. He should keep observing until he is sure that there are no
more problems. After a crisis, a security guard should report the incident to his
supervisor, the police or the appropriate authorities (such as the fire services in the case of a fire outbreak). This way, further steps would be taken to avert a
future recurrence.
Getting help
 During some very dangerous situations (such as armed robbery attacks or
assaults with deadly weapons), a security guard may be unable to handle the
situation. In that case, he would need some help, and he should waste no time in
calling the police. By getting help this way, loss of lives or property would be
averted.

Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge & Abilities
 Candidate must have “O” Level Certificate with Good English language skills
(oral/written)
 The candidate must have the Surveillance Skills.
 Able to deal with uncertainty.
 Must be honesty
 Good communication skills and emotional control
 Candidate must have the reporting and safety management skills.
 Ability to write short reports and follow written instructions
 Ability to work with minimum supervision
 Confidence to challenge people when necessary.

Remuneration: An attractive package commensurate to the qualifications and relevant
experience will be availed to the successful candidate.

Applications: Motivation letter explaining why your competencies and experience are
suitable for the job, up-to date curriculum vitae including names and email addresses or
phone numbers of three referees and copies of relevant certificates should be addressed
and sent to the Human Resource Manager via hrrecruit@cdftz.org or deliver in person
at CDF’s office located in Mwenge area, Plot No. 161/162, Mama Ngoma House, 2nd
Floor, Dar es Salaam; not later than 15th November, 2016.

Source: Tanzania Jobs