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Security Officer

Location: Both Campuses (Singapore)
Functional area: Maintenance/ Security/ Cleaning
Employment type: Full-time
Job type: Permanent
Security Officer 
Full Time 44 hours/week
commencing 1 August 2018
 
The GESS has strong European foundations and believes in developing confident, forward-looking students through a celebration of respect, openness and inclusiveness. GESS is recognised for its languages and offers a choice between two main curricula: the German Abitur or the English-speaking International Baccalaureate (IB) programme. The school caters to students of all ages, starting from 18 months to graduation at 18 years. GESS is a private school association led by an elected committee and the school management. Currently, more than 300 full and part-time staff are employed at the school. A new purpose-built campus with brand new facilities will open in August, 2018 at Dairy Farm Road.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Man the security point at the main entrance to the campus, not leaving the security point until a formal handover has been made to the security guard on the subsequent shift.
  • Guard, patrol and monitor the premises to prevent theft, violence, and/or access by unauthorized personnel/vehicles.
  • Ensure buildings are locked at the close of operations each day, and unlocked in time for open of operations each morning.
  • Open buildings for authorized personnel as required
  • Direct and control vehicle/bus traffic on campus and on the main road if necessary and in accordance with written procedures.
  • Welcome and check the identity of visitors to GESS, providing visitor cards in exchange for photographic identification and maintaining accurate records of visitor entry/departure details.
  • Be aware of emergency procedures and the role and responsibilities as a security officers in the event of various emergency situations.
  • Work closely with Security Supervisor and ensure they are made aware of any security related concern.
  • Maintain an up to date security log and report any security related issues.
  • Monitor the Fire Command Centre systems and report any faults and/or emergency to superior/authorities.
  • Assist in card access enrollment and issuance.
  • Conduct routine safety inspections.
  • Any other duties as assigned by your supervisor or head of department.
Requirements:
  • At least 2 to 4 years of relevant working experience in similar role
  • Meticulous and team player
  • Able to work during weekends when required
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Possess a valid security license
We offer an exciting working environment in an international and cooperative team. Your application should include a letter of application, your complete resume, salary expectations and a recent photo. Please indicate your reasons for applying for the position. Submit your application via our Careers Page at www.gess.hbcareers.com. Please note, that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. The School reserves the right to appoint prior to the application deadline.

Our students are our most valuable assets. As any professional international school, GESS has a Child Protection Policy. Our recruitment process reflects this policy in that we ask for a police clearance check and further background checks for shortlisted candidates.

 


 

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