Security Guard At Health & Safety

Job Description/Requirements


  • Patrol and Monitoring: Conduct regular patrols of assigned areas to deter unauthorized access, theft, or other criminal activities. Utilize surveillance equipment such as cameras or alarms to monitor premises and respond promptly to any suspicious behavior or incidents.
  • Access Control: Control access to restricted areas by verifying credentials, issuing visitor badges, and maintaining a log of entry and exit activities. Ensure that only authorized personnel and visitors are allowed entry into secure areas.
  • Emergency Response: Respond quickly and appropriately to emergencies such as fire alarms, medical incidents, or security breaches. Take immediate action to mitigate risks, provide assistance to those in need, and report incidents to the appropriate authorities.
  • Report Writing: Maintain accurate and detailed records of security incidents, including observations, actions taken, and any follow-up measures required. Prepare written reports for management review and legal documentation as necessary.
  • Customer Service: Provide friendly and professional assistance to employees, tenants, visitors, and clients by answering questions, giving directions, and addressing concerns in a courteous manner. Maintain a visible and approachable presence to promote a sense of safety and security.
  • Security Procedures: Enforce company policies and procedures related to security, including but not limited to, access control, property protection, and emergency protocols. Stay informed about potential security threats or vulnerabilities and take proactive measures to prevent security breaches.
  • Collaboration: Work collaboratively with other security personnel, law enforcement agencies, and emergency responders to coordinate security efforts and ensure a unified response to incidents or emergencies.


  • SHS as minimum qualification
  • Previous experience in security, law enforcement, or a related field is preferred but not required.
  • Strong observation skills with the ability to detect and respond to suspicious behavior or security threats.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to interact professionally with diverse individuals.
  • Physical fitness and agility to perform patrol duties, respond to emergencies, and stand or walk for extended periods.
  • Knowledge of basic security practices, procedures, and equipment.
  • Ability to remain calm and composed under pressure and make quick decisions in emergency situations.

Location: Accra

Employment Type: Full Time

Salary Type: Negotiable


April 2024