Security guards

Role Responsibilities

  • Patrolling premises and checking doors, windows and gates to prevent and detect signs of unauthorised entry
  • Controlling access to establishments, monitoring and authorizing the entrance or departure of employees and visitors, checking identification and issuing security passes
  • Circulating among visitors, patrons, or employees to preserve order, protect property from theft or vandalism and enforce the regulations of the establishment
  • Responding to alarms, investigating disturbances and contacting superiors, police or fire-fighters as appropriate
  • Performing security checks of passengers and luggage at airports
  • Picking up and ensuring the safe delivery of cash and valuables to banks, automated teller machines and retail establishments

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