SAFETY AND SECURITY OFFICER (PTSG/PX 7)

SAFETY AND SECURITY OFFICER (PTSG/PX 7)

Expiry Date: 
Friday, 22 March 2019 - 11:45pm
Job Purpose: 

SAFETY AND SECURITY OFFICER (PTSG/PX 7) - (2 posts)

JOB PURPOSE:

Under the supervision of the Chief Safety and Security Officer, the incumbent will protect the premises, assets and personnel by maintaining, high visibility presence and posture in order to deter or prevent all illegal deviant or inappropriate actions which could have a negative impact on the Authority and its personnel. The goal is to observe, detect, deter and report all findings.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Protects company’s property and staff as well as other critical assets by maintaining a safe and secure environment
  • Observes for signs of deviant or non-compliant behavior or disorder and investigates disturbances
  • Acts lawfully in direct protection of life and property
  • Deters/restricts visitors/persons exhibiting deviant behavior who may pose a threat to the Authority and evicts violators of established security and safety protocols
  • Takes accurate notes of unusual occurrences
  • Reports in detail any suspicious incidents
  • Patrols/monitors randomly or regularly building and perimeter
  • Monitors and controls access at building entrances and vehicle gates as well as exits
  • Engages in routine static duties daily and will be required to go off-site from time to time
  • Monitors alarm systems or video surveillance footage and operates emergency response equipment
  • Prepares and submits timely reports prepared and submitted on adequacy of Protective Security regime
  • Supports the Chief Safety and Security Officer in all aspects of the Protective Security (CCTV), access control, issuance of access passes, investigation of breaches, document security etc.
  • Supports the safe and secure transportation/movement of staff, documents, equipment, information and other assets as required
  • Performs first aid
  • Performs any other duties as assigned

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Proven work experience as a security guard or officer
  • Training and certifications in safety and security
  • Ability to operate and respond to detection and emergency equipment and systems
  • Excellent knowledge of public safety and security procedures/protocols
  • Surveillance skills and detail orientation
  • Integrity and professionalism

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Proven work experience as a security guard or officer
  • Training and certifications in safety and security
  • Ability to operate and respond to detection and emergency equipment and systems
  • Excellent knowledge of public safety and security procedures/protocols
  • Surveillance skills and detail orientation
  • Integrity and professionalism

Minimum Required Qualification and Experience

  • Five (5) subjects of CXC’s or GCE ‘O’ Level including English Language and a numeric subject
  • High School Diploma
  • Three (3) years’ experience in a similar capacity
  • A certificate in security management or operations would be an asset
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence

 

Salary range: $1,234,194.00- $1,467,069.00

Applications along with resumes should be submitted no later than Friday, March 22, 2019 to:

Senior Director Human Resource Management and Administration

Cannabis Licensing Authority

4TH Floor, Pan Jam Building,

60 Knutsford Boulevard 5

Email: vacancies@cla.org.jm

 

NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

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