The Senior Safety and Security Officer is responsible for managing and overseeing the functions of the Security Department and ensuring the overall safety and security of visitors and private property at Port Zante. The Senior Safety and Security Officer is responsible for the day to day management of all aspects of the Security Department. The Senior Safety and Security officer is responsible for ensuring that the safety and security concerns of the Port Zante community are addressed in a professional manner.
Duties and Responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities of the Senior Safety and Security Officer will include but may not be limited to:
Devise policies, standards and procedures for improving the general security environment of the Port Zante Marina and the Port Zante Shopping District, with particular emphasis on physical safety of visitors and employees;
The protection of the company's assets;
The efficient supervision and leadership of the Security Personnel under his/her control;
The periodic training of the Security Personnel in all security drills and security procedures as necessary;
Implement disciplinary procedures within the context of existing Labour laws;
Maintain Liaison with local Police Force, Defence Force, Coast Guard, Fire Department, and allied security organisations;
Accountable for all eventualities in his/her Security Unit;
Skills ad Specifications
Demonstrates strong leadership ability and responsibility;
The ability to conduct security audits to detect weaknesses in the security system
Be always alert and ready to deal with security breaches and emergencies;
Competence in report writing and strong verbal communication skills;
Familiarity with the regulations and recommendations of the IMO and ISPS code and other relevant port security standards;
Familiarity or experience in the utilisation of CCTV systems for the monitoring and surveillance of security zones.
Education and Oualifications
• Previous training and Certification in security methods and experience serving in a reputable security unit, is essential.
• Proficient in the use of computers and competence in the use of Microsoft Office Suite
• Training in Emergency Management, Self Defence, First Aid and Life Saving drills.
• Preferably College Degree (Under- graduate)
All applications must reach the St.Kitts Urban Development Corporation Ltd. no later than August 20th 2018, at the following address:
The Operations Manager
St.Kitts Urban Development Corporation Ltd.
P.O. Box 838
Port Zante, Basseterre St. Kitts and Nevis