Searching Officer

The above position is vacant at our Parow Branch. The overall purpose of this position is to enforce safety and security and act as a visible deterrent against irregular activity.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Clear criminal record
  • Valid PSIRA accredited at least with Grade B
  • At least 5 years experience in security industry or similar role
  • Living in close proximity of the branch is an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to work nightshift
  • Must be able to work under pressure and work extended hours as and when required

Job Specification (not limited to):

  • Searching employees and clients to prevent breaches of security
  • Patrolling of designated area to monitor and prevent breaches of security including prohibited items into and out of the designated area
  • Prevents loss by reporting irregularities and suspicious behaviour
  • Monitor; control and permit entry to designated area’s
  • Record observations, information and occurrences
  • Verifying the access registers on a daily basis

Other Personality Attributes:

  • Must be honest and reliable
  • Must have good verbal and language abilities
  • Must be assertive, strict & disciplined
  • Must be self- motivated
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Willing to work overtime

Core Competencies:

  • Communication skills
  • Team Work