Security Officers Needed in Johannesburg – Department of Community Safety

The Provincial Government of Gauteng is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment, especially in respect of race, gender and disability.
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Department of Community Safety
Security Officers- Six (06)months Fixed Contract
Directorate Auxiliary Service
Package R96 549 per annum plus 37% in lieu of service benefits
ABET Grade 10 Certificate or equivalent qualifications and Grade ‘’D’’ PSIRA, Grade ‘’C’’ PSIRA qualification will be an added advantage. 1– 2 years’ experience in security operation. No criminal records or case pending against you. Be able to work independently and in a team. willingness to work irregular hours and shifts (Day/Night including weekends and holidays) due to the nature of the job. Knowledge and skills: Knowledge of Security legislation, policies and Procedures, Public Service Regulations , Security Registers, Batho Pele Principles, MISS, Good customer management skills, Good communication, interpersonal skills, and Problem solving skills, Time management. Attributes: Discipline, Self-confidence, Meticulous, Flexible, Initiative, Ethical, Reliable, Independent.
Perform access control functions. Provide escort to visitors and contractors while in the premises. Subject everyone entering the premises and their baggage to electronic search through metal detector and x-ray machine. Ensure safety of staff and visitors in the building and premises. Provide general and patrolling duties including in the parking area, searching of vehicles and checking of security duty points ensure all incidents are recorded in the occurrence book. Keep register of requests to open offices and report pattern to supervisor. Ensure that only authorized person access parking and register all visitors vehicles entering the premises. Ensure that all DCS assets leaving the building are registered and authorized by relevant sub directorate. Ensure that unauthorized persons and dangerous objects do not enter the building/premises and allow visitors/contractors into the building as per direction of security management.
All application must be done online at
Enquiries Ms M Patjie Tel 011 689 3845
Number of Posts 5
Closing Date 2018/10/05
Criteria Questions
Do you have ABET Grade 10 Certificate?
Do you have Grade D PSIRA Certificate?
Do you have a criminal records or any case pending?
PLEASE NOTE:Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged, If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.