Security Guard

Last updated one month ago
Location:Darwin
Job Type:Full Time

Job Description

About the role

As a result of our continued growth, we are seeking an experienced Security Officer looking for a lifestyle change to join our team at Gove House, living and working in Nhulunbuy, NT. The Security Officer will be rostered on a 14 day on, 7 days off – 10 hours per night shift.

As this position requires you to relocate or currently live in Nhulunbuy you will be comfortable working and living in remote environments.

The responsibilities of the Security Officer will include but are not limited to the follow:

  • Conducting regular foot or mobile patrols of transit housing - vacant and occupied properties. SPQ residential sector, village and town flats
  • Provide basic response for: fire/security alarms, anti-social behaviour, room lockouts and basic first aid
  • Monitoring of critical infrastructure and personnel
  • Monitor Digital Mobile Network system (DMR)
  • Provide basic crowd control
  • Compiling periodical Security Audit Reports, as well as ad hoc reports as required
  • Compile the daily occurrence/incident log and conduct appropriate handover
  • Responding to incidents
  • Ensure site integrity and safety
  • Provide a physical presence in order to deter disturbance
  • Compile periodical Security Audit Reports, as well as ad hoc reports as required
  • Uphold all Federal and state laws

About you

To be successful in this role you must meet the below criteria:

  • Current Northern Territory Security Licence
  • Current First Aid Certificate or CPR
  • Current Manual Driver’s License (unencumbered)
  • National Police Clearance
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good report writing skills
  • Observant, confident, good problem solving skills
  • Physically fit and reliable

What you can gain:

For the right candidate, accommodation can be provided

  • 14 days on, 7 days off lifestyle
  • New experience living and working in a beautiful and remote small town
  • A supportive and engaging team environment
  • Excellent remuneration and with ongoing career development
  • Opportunity to join the 18th largest employer in the wold and a leader in Quality of Life Services

What's Next

If this sounds like the right job for you click on “I’m Interested” and complete our 5-minute application process.

About Sodexo

Sodexo was founded over 50 years ago and is a leader in delivering Quality of Life services which is backed by nearly 465,000 employees in 80 countries across the globe. We provide a range of services at remote locations across Australia, servicing both on-shore and off-shore sites, in difficult and challenging environments.

Additional Information

Sodexo is a contract services company and employment is conditional to Sodexo’s ability to maintain the client contract and its service levels. All employees are subject to a police check and a Working with Children check (where applicable)