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Post and Telecommunications Department
Post and Telecommunications
Assistant Chief of Security (Western District) (GMG/SEG 1)-Vacant
Category: General
Job Summary

Under the direct supervision of the Chief of Security, the Assistant Chief of Security is responsible to assist with the security functions of the Department, providing support for the overall corporate security strategy of the Department in the Western Region (i.e. St. Ann’s Bay, Montego-Bay and Savanna-La-Mar Regions).

Key Responsibilities

Management/ Administrative Responsibilities

• Liaises with the Jamaica Constabulary Force, Jamaica Customs Agency, Municipal Corporations and other relevant Government and private entities;
• Liaises with Internal Audit, Human Resource Management, Regional Inspectors and Postmasters on security and safety related matters;
• Keeps abreast of trends and best practices in security systems. Technical/Professional Responsibilities
• Assists in conducting audits on Postal Security Systems and procedures, and where there are inconsistencies recommends movement to adjust or resolve;
• Assists with detecting and investigating security breaches, mail theft, fraudulent encashment of local postal orders, cheques, vouchers and burglaries;
• Manages and monitors the disaster preparedness programmes in the Western Region;
• Attends hearings of security breaches at the departmental level and provides evidence.

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Please forward application along with resume

NB: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Qualification, Experience & Training

• First Degree in Management Studies, Business Administration or equivalent;
• Training in Security Management and Intelligence Methodology;
• Training in Criminal Justice/Police Science would be an asset;
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite;
• Six (6) years of managerial experience in the Security, Investigation and Loss Prevention Industry.

The incumbent is required to be on call, travel extensively and should reside in Western Jamaica.
Deadline: November 12, 2018

Contact Information
Name: Director, Human Resource Management & Development
Address: Post and Telecommunications Department
6-10 South Camp Road, Kingston, CSO
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2018-08-27



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