Guardforce Commander - Kenya

Employer: G4S
Location: Nairobi Kenya

Job Reference: G4S/TP/511097/71526
Closing Date: August 11, 2016

Package Description: Remuneration and benefits will be commensurate with the seniority of the role and in compliance with company remuneration policy and practice.

Job Introduction:
Kindly note, by registering your details for this Expression of Interest Role you acknowledge a potential, future relevant role with G4S Kenya and that this is not an active vacancy. G4S recruit throughout the year, and job roles will become live at different times in different locations. By applying you will be considered for all suitable roles when they open.

We are currently seeking interest for a range of operational positions across all Cape Provinces regions in South Africa.

If you have a proven track record in your field and have the ambition and tenacity to succeed in a dynamic environment, please register your CV with us as part of our talent pipeline.

The Guardforce commander will be responsible for managing the guarforce as well be responsible for playing a leading role in problem identification and solutions within the contract management and the site parameters.

Role Responsibility:

Supervision of the guard force that provides protection to all Client facilities, residences, and to the Chief of Mission;
Preparing of guard orders
Conducting inspections of guards and guard posts
Deployment of guards and weekly scheduling
Conducting regular inspections of guards and guard posts
Investigating irregularities
Preparing reports and making recommendations regarding discipline and termination actions
Ensure all guards are properly uniformed, equipped and Staffed
Overseeing the training program to insure effectiveness
Overseeing guard program logistics including, e.g., explosive detection and x-ray equipment
Acting as a point of contact with the Client contact on operational guard force matters

The Ideal Candidate:

English Language proficiency and fluency in a local Kenyan language;
Be a citizen of Kenya, or the United States, or be in possession of a valid Kenya work visa
Conduct muster;
Possess a current in-country driver’s license;

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