Night Guard

at National Forum of People Living With HIV/AIDS Networks Uganda (NAFOPHANU)
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted May 29, 2024
Category Management
Job Type Full-time
Currency UGX



Providing support for ensuring security of the premises, people and property there-in

Security of premises
• Ensures security of the premises, property and authorized persons therein.
• Performs any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the Human Resource and Administration, or his/her designate.

Security of property
• Ensures safe custody of all items under his/her care.
• Checks and ensures that no NAFOPHANU property leaves the premises without proper authorization and clearance.

• Ensures that all windows and doors of the premises are securely locked after working hours when the authorised users leave the premises.
• Promptly reports any damage to or loss of property under his/her care, and any other issues of related concern.

• Assists in loading and off-loading NAFOPHANU materials, and organizing stores.
• Inspects all parked vehicles to ensure they are in good order and promptly records and reports any missing parts or suspicious condition.

Security of people
• Checks and records every entry and exit of staff, visitors, vehicles, baggage/luggage, and equipment or machinery therein.
• Receives, regulates entry of and directs visitors to the reception and other relevant offices.

• Ensures that no trespassers gain entry into the premises under his/her custody.

• Monitors and reports any unusual/suspicious persons, movements or incidences within or around his area of jurisdiction.
• Stands by to open and close the gate for all authorized persons and vehicles.
• Responds to and immediately reports any persons or situations that appear to threaten the safety and security of persons and property under his/her responsibility.

• Keeps alert at all times while on duty and patrols the assigned area regularly.

Records & reporting
• Receives and forwards any mail and other items delivered at the gate.
• Promptly reports any damage to or loss of property under his/her care, and any other issues of related concern.

• Ensures proper handover and takeover of responsibilities when on duty.

Minimum Qualifications:
• O-level certificate of education or equivalent and fluency in English are essential.
• Training in the Police, Military or any other recognised security organisation is desirable.

• A minimum of two (2) years carrying out guard services in a reputable organisation.

Personal Attributes:
• High integrity, hardworking, courteous, dependable, punctual, tidy and well-groomed.
• Willing to work long hours in challenging circumstances when required.

Note 1: MUST provide a letter of recommendation from the Local Council I Chairperson of area of residence
Note II : MUST produce a recommandation letter from current employer
Note III : People Living with HIV (PLHIV) are particularly encouraged to apply

Applying Instructions

Application letter, CV, copies of relevant academic documents and National ID should be attached.
Submit applications to or hand deliver on Plot 213, Sentema Road, Mengo, Kampala

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