Senior Security Officer

REF NO: DOHS/36/2019
Branch: Corporate Services
Directorate: Security
SALARY : R173 703 per annum (Level 05)
CENTRE : Pretoria
CLOSING DATE : 18 October 2019

Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 12 certificate or equivalent qualification Registration with PSIRA grade B Two to three years relevant experience as a security officer Sound Knowledge of MISS, MPSS, Control and Access of Public Premises and Vehicles Act 53 of 1985 Good writing and interpersonal skills Ability to take initiative and supervise Security Officers Ability to understand and implement policies, directives and related prescripts in security administration Be prepared to work irregular hours and night shifts Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to pre-employment security screening.

The successful candidates will: Supervise the security functions performed by the security officers, ensuring adherence to or implementation of department security policies and will include: Access control, Safety in the buildings and premises of the department, Authorization of the equipment, document and stores into or out the building or premises and incident/occurrence books/registers, Incidents/occurrence book/registers, Safe keeping of keys Administrative and related functions which will include: Schedule leaves, Draft rosters, shift schedule and overtime, Monitors performance of employees and determine training needs, Report on the effectiveness of security measures and procedures, Coordinate suggestions from internal or external stakeholders Monitor and Maintain security systems which will include: Report faulty equipment/systems, Ensure systems are functioning optimally through scheduled services Support investigations which will include: Identify risks and threats to the security of the department and Provide information regarding incidents to investigating officers.