Security Officer Job in Kenya – Great Lakes University


Security Officer Job at Great Lakes University, Kenya

Security Job Responsibilities

  • Supervise other security personnel
  • Ensure security of visitors of the University and create reports thereof
  • Enforcement of traffic discipline within the University
  • Make regular security surveys and summary reports on University security
  • Prevent and report any theft or loss of GLUK properties
  • Handle welfare matters of security staff such as uniforms, leave roster, off duty, duty rota
  • Monitor movement of vehicles and assist the transport officer on security of the vehicles (e.g parking places, accidents, inspections etc)
  • Coordinate outsourced security services and internal security operations
  • Handle staff security cases and security administrative issues
  • Collect and gather intelligence data/information
  • Compile security reports
  • Assist the University authorities in maintaining law and order
  • Assist the University in day to day administration of students hostels (specifically evicting unauthorized occupants/intruders)
  • Perform any other duty that may be assigned by the immediate supervisor.

Qualifications for Security Job

The successful candidate should have /be:

  • At least a bachelors degree in security related studies from a recognized institution
  • A Masters degree in security studies or equivalent from a recognized institution will be an added advantage
  • Must have served as a Security Officer for a minimum of 5 years in a similar setting
  • Having served as a Police Officer or Intelligence Service Security will be an added advantage


How to Apply

  • All applications shall clearly be marked “Application for the position of Security Officer “ Applications must be submitted on or before 5th August 2016.
  • Applications must be submitted on or before Wednesday 12th August 2016
  • Each application shall be accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or passport, Testimonials and other relevant supporting documents.
  • Applications should be addressed to the
  • Vice Chancellor, Great Lakes University of Kisumu, Main Campus, Off Miwani Road, P.O. Box 2224-40100 Kisumu.
  • Send electronic copies of credentials in PDF format by email to [email protected]