security companies in Kuwait- The State of Kuwait is a smaller country in GCC (gulf coöperation council). Its economy is still highly dependent on oil revenue. a
Although, in the last 5yrs, the entrepreneurship has emerged in the private sectors the country still struggle to diversify its economy from oil to services and industries.
Due to the privatization of the economy, Kuwait has attracted foreign direct investment not only in its oil exploration and refinery but also in the commercialization and service sectors.
When the private sectors raised at an industrial level they demanded the safety and the security for their properties and investment. That is the main cause in raising of private security companies in Kuwait.
Even though it is a smaller country with a population of 4.6million, 70% are expatriates as the workers, residents and business community.
As I always talk about the security industries’ development in Gulf countries, Kuwait makes up second place after UAE in terms of security regulation and pays for the security professional.
Here are some key reasons why people choose to work as a security guard in Kuwait after unsuccessfully tries on UAE security companies.
Why work as a security guard in Kuwait?
- Pay is a bit bigger than other Gulf countries except UAE.
- Stringent security regulation.
- Most valuable currency in the world
- Off days and vacations provides by companies.
- most of the inhabitants are the foreigners so no need to worry.
- English is widely understood and spoken.
The huge number of security personnel are working in various organizations in Kuwait and contractual security business is common in practice. In this article, I want to explain the most reputable security companies in Kuwait.
When we talked about the top security companies in any country the G4S always take number 1-3 place because of its reputation in security management and consultation.
G4S the British-based security company has a global footprint of over 180 countries and employed more than 600,000 people across the world.
In Kuwait, G4S has been in operation joining venture with Al Mulla security company which has experienced more than 30year in security services in Kuwait.
Marafie security is the most powerful security company in Kuwait it has worked with and support to the most influential companies in the market.
The company had played a vital role in logistic support to the USA army operation in Kuwait. The company offers the services for its clients’ such as security training and consulting, recruitment and mobilization, Housing and life support, k9 unit (narcotic and explosive), etc.
Amor service is ISO 9001:2008 certified company in Kuwait. The company has provided man security services in governmental institutions and private companies.
It is one of the reputed company for providing the latest Programme and technology to secure the site.
Just like other local security company in Kuwait, it also provides outsourcing services to the clients including supplying the general helper, cleaner, messenger, fuel filter drivers, minibusses, light and heavy labors kitchen helper, cashier, car wash helper, baggers, and trolley helper and coasters.
Alraed security company is also a leading security company in Kuwait has been in operation for many years. The company headquarters is in Dubai so all the security personnel is fully registered, screened and trained by the Dubai Police Department of the protective system (DPS) or Private Security company organization department (PSCOD).
Amanko security Kuwait was established in 2004. The company provides man guarding services and security integrated system to the commerce and industries.
It has more than 1000 employees in the various sector with the fleet of light vehicles for transportation.
The CCTV and other systems for monitoring the security risk to the clients are the most important feature of this company.
Even Global Guardian is the least known company in Kuwait it is the most prominent private security company in the world. In the state of Kuwait, the company is not performing the business just like other private security companies do.
The company is one of the top private military service providers in the world. Here in Kuwait, it provides guarding services in US army bases and other government and nongovernment institutions.
According to their website, the Us based company provides GPS base personnel and asset tracking services to its clients in mover than 180 countries.
In conclusion: Working as a security guard in Kuwait is not bad for the expats who are searching for an overseas security job in the Gulf region.
If you get the job in top security companies that I have mentioned above would be better for you when it comes to the matter of wages and other recompenses.