Sunday , February 25 2024

Dischem Job Application – Security Guard

Website Dis-Chem

Job Description:

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Medicare has a an opportunity for a security guard to Render a security service in terms of the Private Security Industry Regulations Act 56 of 2001 as amended for the Dis-Chem Group that meets Dis-Chem’ security requirements to protect assets, property and staff by creating a safe and secure environment, through identifying signs of criminal activities or disorder and investigating disturbances while adhering to legislation relevant to the industry and best practice.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Cancel staff purchasers and goods declared.
  • Supervise and check refuse removal according to Dis-Chem standards
  • Ensure that all water taps turned off when applicable.
  • Monitor the alarm systems and or video cameras and operate detecting/ emergency equipment when needed.
  • Maintain order during evacuation procedures and at assembly points by providing exact directions or decisive actions to ensure the safety of lives and property by preventing stampedes and breakdown of law and order or illegal entrance to the premises.
  • Offer on-going security advice and safety warnings and tips to ensure that all security and safety precautions are adhered to.
  • Be vigilant – watch out for any suspicious activities that may mean a breach in security measures that have been put in place on the site.
  • Interpret quickly whatever is seen and act accordingly.
  • When working during the night or alone e.g. after hours render on-going surveillance of the premises by patrolling the grounds and using closed-circuit camera monitoring or alarm systems to detect and investigate suspicious activities to ensure that only legal entrance to the premises is maintained.
  • In emergency situations provide assistance and the emergency teams e.g. alert first responders, clinic sisters, managers etc.
  • Be clearly visible as far as reasonably possible as deterrent to discourage criminal activities, prevent theft, – damage, – personal injury, and other dishonourable acts.
  • Be professionally courteous and friendly, approachable, and willing to help others when receiving guests, customers and employees.
  • Monitor and control access to the premises by documenting and regulating entrance into the site by vehicles or pedestrian’s access points to allow entry only to individuals with the correct authorization.
  • Investigate and report signs of damage or unlawful entry as it occurs to management and act accordingly in the best interest of protecting Dis-Chem assets.
  • Access control – searching of staff, suppliers and company merchandisers.
  • Maintain and complete all registers and occurrence books.
  • Protect the property and assets of the business from all dishonest persons, action or any acts of malicious behaviour that could result in the company suffering loss.
  • Ensure that all doors and windows are locked at the end each day.

Job Requirements:

  • Grade C PSIRA accreditation.
  • Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19 (proof of vaccination certificate)
  • Driver’s license and own reliable transport and PDP when deployed as a driver.
  • At least 1 year specific previous experience in a similar role
  • PSIRA knowledge
  • Fire emergency and relevant Health and Safety Training and exposure
  • South African
  • MIE, clear criminal and credit.
  • A general minimum exposure of at least 3 years in the retail industry, such as shopping malls and warehouses
  • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Grade C accreditation with the PSIRA
  • English – Read, write and speak well as it is the organization’s official language.
  • PSIRA registered.

Job Details:

Company: Dis-Chem

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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