Security Guard

National Fertilizer Regulatory Agency

Agriculture & Farming

Freetown, Sierra Leone

Job Type


Closing date:

28 February 2022

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National Fertilizer Regulatory Agency

Position Summary

To protect NaFRA assets by monitoring, reporting and defending against any breach of security. The Security Guard (SG) will be responsible for undertaking surveillance of NaFRA office premises; securing the office premises, staff, clients and visitors by patrolling, inspecting the office building, equipment and permitting entry. Also responsible for detecting any suspicious happenings, thefts or any criminal behaviour. Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities, informing violators of procedures, and restraining trespassers.

Key Relationships

The Security Guard reports to the Administrative Officer.


Qualification, Professional Experience and Skills

v Secondary level education

v At least 3 years of security work experience

v Previous work experience with private security institution will be an added advantage

v Basic speaking, writing and reading in English

v High level of credibility, commitment and dedication

v Knowledge of standard security practices and procedures

v Vigilant and dependable

v Good physical fitness

v Good interpersonal skills

v Outstanding surveillance and observation skills

v Ability to interact with others in respectful manner, and reacts constructively to performance feedback from supervisor and other staff members

v Positive and constructive approach to daily work activities

v Able to maintain and promote professionalism in interaction with visitors.

v Should not exceed 35 years of age

About the Role

Main Duties and Responsibilities

§ Ensure the security, safety and well-being of NaFRA personnel and visitors;

§ Ensure that the office premises is safe;

§ Inspect and patrol the building perimeter and premises regularly;

§ Monitor NaFRA’s office entrance; inspect buildings, equipment and access points;

§ Authorize entrance of people and vehicles;

§ Noting the entry and exit of employees, visitors, and other persons;

§ Directing visitors to reception and logging their entry to the office premises;

§ Secure all exits, doors and windows;

§ Respond to alarms or suspicious noise including calls of security concerne, and respond in a timely manner;

§ Report any suspicious security behaviours and happenings to the supervisor;

§ Complete reports by recording observations, information and occurrences;

§ Adhere to NaFRA’s operating policies and procedures

§ Addressing any infractions of building rules and/or forwarding them to the supervisor;

§ Officially perform any other duties assigned by NaFRA management.

Duty Station: Based in Freetown with occasional travels to the Provinces.

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