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Ship security officer (#986,351,052) 

Job offer #986,351,052 in Lagos (Lagos), Nigeria

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Ship security officer Job Description

A ship no matter what its nature is like- commercial, cruise etc needa ship security officer who would be able to maintain the requisite amount of security on board. A ship may face a number of hazards both while sailing and on board which need to be addressed sufficiently for its smooth operation. Ship security officer takes care of this requirement. He has both theoretical and practical functions, while on one hand he has to carry out paper work related to security maintenance on the other hand he has to participate in fieldwork with his fellow members. This job is a highly challenging and requires the professional to stay on his toes all the time.

Ship security officer duties and responsibilities
Patrolling industrial and commercial premises for preventing and detecting signs of disturbance and also ensuring the security of gates windows and doors.
Answering the alarms and investigating the source of disturbances.
Assisting people related to maintenance of security in the ship and offering them with directions on safety issues.
Developing, planning and executing ship security plans.
Conducting ship security measures and carrying out proper risk assessments.
Developing and maintaining of different types of safety regulations for the welfare of the vessel.
Implementing regular and effective search measures and safety controls.
Minimizing the chances of damage to the ship and enhancing the safety of both the ship and its carriers.
Checking the security related devices in the ship regularly in order to ensure that they are effective enough.
Informing the ship’s captain about any event or accident, which has the potential of damaging the security of the ship and taking action against it.
Maintaining a log regarding the security related plans and programs that have been undertaken for future reference.

Ship security officer Education, Training and Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree HND in any subject would be sufficient but the person concerned should possess adequate amount of knowledge about the style of vessel operations. The individuals can take internship as an assistant security officer in order to gain practical experience in this field.

Ship security officer Degrees, Courses & Certification
The professional would have to undergo a SSO certification course fora better opportunity. A candidate possessing a sea going experience is likely to have more chances to be recruited by a shipping corporation.

Ship security officer Skills and Specifications
Knowledge about security trends
Problem solving skills
Exceptional working stamina and stress tolerance
Good coordination skills and team spirit
Critical thinking and problem solving abilities

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11 - 100

Job Details

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Full time
Type of Salary
Fixed salary
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