Kenya Pipeline Company Security Officer Job

Job Description

  • Carry out patrols and physical inspections of Company assets in the assigned area to ensure compliance and identify security lapses for appropriate action.
  • Participate in developing, implementing, and monitoring security strategies, policies, and standards in line with the Company’s mission and vision.
  • Assist in providing advisory services to the company on matters related to security investigation and intelligence.
  • Assist in liaising with national security intelligence agencies to ensure security of Company’s assets and business operations.
  • Participate in carrying out intelligence gathering and investigations as directed by supervisor.
  • Coordinate maintenance of an up-to-date record of security incidents and trends and reporting for management information and action.
  • Assist in developing and implementing appropriate controls for all admissions within the operational areas and offices.
  • Participate in providing protection and safety of company life, properties, and assets.
  • Perform any other duties relevant to the function.

Person Specification

  • Bachelor’s degree in security-related studies from a recognized university.
  • Must have served for a minimum of five (5) years, one (1) year of which must have been at the level of an Inspector above or its equivalent experience with a clean record of discharge from any of the disciplined forces.
  • Have a clean record of discharge from any of the disciplined forces.
  • Proficiency in Crime/Investigation Management.
  • Knowledge in Cyber Security.
  • Proficiency in computer applications.
  • Demonstrated competency in work performance.

Key Skills and Competencies

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to write reports.
  • Must be able to work long hours.
  • Ability to work under own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Flexibility and responsiveness in handling and determining security-related issues.
  • Demonstrate a professional approach and appearance including enthusiasm, drive, commitment, honesty, trust, and loyalty.

How To Apply

Interested candidates are requested to visit the KPC website under the Career Opportunities section where the respective Job Descriptions and Specifications as well as the User Manual containing instructions on how to apply for the positions have been posted.

All applications should be received not later than midnight EAT on Tuesday, 16th April 2024. Candidates who previously applied for re-advertised positions are encouraged to re-apply.
Candidates offered employment shall be required to present the following clearance certificates:

  • A valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
  • A valid Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • A valid Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • A current Clearance from the Ethics & Anti-corruption Authority (EACC)
  • A current Report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

KPC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality. Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.