Security Guards X13

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do Education / Teaching & Training
  • Qualifications Certificate level

Job Description

Gwanda State University (GSU) – a state higher education institution located in Gwanda, Zimbabwe – is inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals who wish to fill in the following position that has fallen vacant at the university.

Security Guards X13

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reports to the Campus Security Services Sergeant.
  • Mans the Gatehouse, Public Enquiries Counter (PEC).
  • Receives reports from complainants and records statements.
  • Makes and maintains daily Occurrence Book records.
  • Makes follow-ups on crime-threats and high risks areas on campus.
  • Oversees the establishment and enforcement of access-control systems.
  • Monitors all access-control facilities within campus.
  • Ensures the safety and security of all staff, students and visitors on Campus at all times.
  • Capacity to handle confidential information a requisite
  • Monitors and controls problem animals within campus premises.
  • Performs all loss control duties.
  • Conducts stop and search duties, and BEAT roving patrols as necessary.
  • Performs crowd control duties and maintain campus order.
  • Hoists and lowers flags daily and timeously.
  • Performs any other duties assigned by the Sergeant.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Five (5) Ordinary level passes including English Language.
  • Certificate in Security Management/ Police Studies/Law and Policing/ Prosecution.
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience in the security field.


  • Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. The information on salary and other benefits will be made available to the short-listed candidates.

How to Apply

Applications should comprise a single continuous PDF file which contains the following: Application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, national identity card, birth certificate and curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications and previous employment and experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses.

Required skills