AF25434 - Security Guard | Al Futtaim Group

Department: Corporate
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 25-Jan-2017

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


Al-Futtaim Group Divisions include Al-Futtaim Travel, GMASCO, and shared services for IT, Finance and HR. Audit, Legal, Treasury and Investment Management are also managed at a Group level.


Toyota, Honda, Marks &Spencers, Ikea, Toys R Us and Dubai Festival City are just some of the amazing stable of world renowned brands managed by the Al Futtaim Group of Companies. Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses in the Gulf region. Today, Al-Futtaim operates through more than 65 companies in sectors as diverse as commerce, industry and services, and employs in excess of 20,000 people across the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Pakistan, Singapore and Europe.

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the Gulf region's Automotive industry and encompasses every aspect of the Automotive business; from passenger and commercial vehicles and construction equipment sales and service, to used car sales and rental and leasing. The Automotive Division is currently eMDarking on an aggressive 5 years expansion plan

About the Position:

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Female Security Guard.  The role will be based from Dubai and will report into Site Incharge.
The main purpose of this role is to ensure the protection of Al-Futtaim property, people and assets.  To be full conversant with all operating procedures and site specific post descriptions.  Ensure that all log books are accurate and kept up to date.  Report directly to site incharge on all security related matters and seek guidance from site incharge.  To respond to all incidents in a timely and professional manner ensuring that all incidents are documented and communicated in a timely manner.  

It is the responsibility of the Security Guard to maintain discipline, ensure all incidents are reported in a timely fashion, constantly be aware of their surroundings and remain focused at all times, take the necessary direction from site incharge regarding security operations and any other tasks as directed by Al-Futtaim site in charge; respond efficiently and effectively to all security & safety related incident.


About You:

To be considered for this role you will ideally have the minimum of a high school Pass with preferable experience in Army, Police or Security.

  • Aware of security inspection and patrolling techniques
  • Familiarity in handling fire and other emergency situations
  • Considerable knowledge of appropriate methods in dealing with individuals and groups
  • Aware of functions and responsibilities of the Security Department relating to his area of responsibility
  • Working knowledge of state and local laws as they apply to security
  • Good English communication and written skills
  • Ability to learn the operation of short-wave radio and telecommunication systems
  • Ability to act quickly and appropriately in an emergency



Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.