Security Guard

Job categories Security
Level ICS-2
Application period 18-Oct-2021 to 06-Dec-2021

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

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The Security Guard reports directly to the Security Assistant or delegate. He/she is responsible for executing duties related to the physical security of and  ensuring compliance with security policies and procedures at the UN complex. He/she is expected to take a proactive approach in preventing security/safety related incidents and to follow operational instructions given by the Security Assistant or delegate. The Security Guard performs patrols, man the Security Control Center and executes post orders, both indoor and outdoor, at the UN complex. He/she is expected to respond to alarms and incidents in accordance with the instructions and guidelines given in the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the respective post. The Security Guard works 8, 10 or 12-hour shifts, but must be prepared to work irregular hours including night shifts over longer periods. The Security Guard will at times be expected to perform tasks other than the regular duties. He/she will also be expected to work independently and make informed decisions in accordance with established safety and security procedures.

The duties of the Security Guard include, but are not limited to:   ...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Education: A Secondary degree and mandatory AMU-course for Security Officers or ...

Contract type: Local Individual Contract Agreement (LICA)  Contract level: ...

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