Transport Manager Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Kamel Park Hotel

Job Description
Kamel Park Hotel is a tranquil retreat for travelers on business or leisure, offering the ideal place to break the journey for those passing through Kisii.

Reporting to: General Manager

Overall Purpose

We are looking for a competent Security Officer to undertake the surveillance of our premises and protection of our guest and staff. You will be responsible for detecting any suspicious behavior and preventing vandalism, thefts or other criminal behavior. You will also coordinate transportation activities within the Hotel.
A security officer must be well-trained in surveillance and dealing with perpetrators. The ideal candidate will inspire respect and authority as well as possess a high level of observation.
The goal is to help the hotel in maintaining excellent working conditions by keeping our facilities safe and problem-free.

Roles and Responsibilities: (Key duties)

Patrol premises regularly to maintain order and establish presence
Monitor and authorize entrance of vehicles or people in the property
Remove wrongdoers or trespassers from the area
Secure all exits, doors and windows after end of operations
Check surveillance cameras periodically to identify disruptions or unlawful acts
Investigate people for suspicious activity or possessions
Respond to alarms by investigating and assessing the situation
Provide assistance to people in need
Apprehend and detain perpetrators according to legal protocol before arrival of authorities
Submit reports of daily surveillance activity and important occurrences
Schedule daily and weekly routes
Monitor and report on transportation costs
Report maintenance and repair needs for transportation vehicles
Research and suggest cost-effective transportation methods
Keep organized records of vehicles
Ensure compliance with company policies and shipping legislation
Any other duty as may be assigned from time to time.

Education, Experience and Knowledge: (Hospitality Industry)

Academic Qualification

Diploma in Criminology/Security Management or related studies


Proven experience as security officer or guard with at least 5 years of experience in leadership position
Knowledge of legal guidelines for area security and public safety
Familiarity with report writing
Excellent surveillance and observation skills
Tech-savvy with experience in surveillance systems
Trained in First Aid/BLS and self-defense

Personal Attributes

Stamina to handle the physical demands of the job
Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings and weekends
Excellent communication and people skills
Good organizational and multitasking abilities
Problem-solving skills

Disclaimer: The job description is not the exhaustive list of skills, efforts, duties and responsibilities associated with the position.

How to Apply

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