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Security Corporal (14 Positions) at Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited

Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited

The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited is incorporated under the Companies Act of the Laws of Malawi. Its core business is to procure, transmit and distribute electric power in Malawi as well as manage System Market and Single Buyer Operations in Malawi. ESCOM is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions currently existing within the Corporation:

Security Corporal (14 Positions)
Grade: ES12
Location: Regional Office
Supervised by : Security Sergeant

Purpose of the Job

To provide security to ESCOM property and staff that guarantees their optimal safety and security.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Parading and inspection of Security guards on his section
  2. Commanding and deployment Security guards to posts
  3. Patrolling posts to monitor that all are in posts
  4. Manning gates and controlling access when required
  5. Preparing incident reports
  6. Completing daily patrol sheets and Daily occurrence books (DOB)
  7. Supervising the outsourcing Security service
  8. Conducting threat assessment and security Systems audit

Attributes and competencies

  • Impeccable skills in Microsoft office packages (Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc)
  • Effective verbal and written communication abilities
  • The ability to manage time effectively in a high-pressure setting
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good Analytical Skills
  • Critical-thinking and assertiveness abilities
  • Detail-oriented personality
  • The ability to operate effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Physically fit and no criminal record

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Malawi School Certificate of Education and Certificate in Security Studies/Business Administration or equivalent training.
  • Applicants must have lyear relevant work experience.

APPLICATION METHOD: Hard Copies in an envelope clearly indicating the position applied for on top.

ATTACHMENTS : Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae with 3 traceable referees and Certified Copies of Certificates.

CLOSING DATE : Friday, 10th April 2024.

ADDRESSED TO : Senior Human Resources Manager, ESCOM House, P.O. Box 2047, Blantyre.

Only candidates possessing accredited Qualifications will be considered for shortlisting. In cases where one’s qualification accreditation is questionable, the burden of proof rests with the candidate to provide evidence to the contrary.

Only Shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged and invited for interviews through email.

ESCOM Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.