Security Officer – Mangere

  • Company:
    OCS New Zealand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:

OCS is a people business and our values of Care, Safety, Trustworthy and Expert are our DNA. They represent us at our best. Our values guide everything we do for our customers – and how we do it.

We’re in it together for our people, for our partners. We are OCS. This is Partnership Made Personal.

OCS is seeking a Security Officer to join our team at Te Āhuru Mōwai o Aotearoa | Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre.

This position is Permanent Part-Time at 23 hours/week, to be worked Saturday and Sunday, either 6am-6pm or 6pm-6am (including breaks). We will require you to be able to work either of these shift times as the team operates on a rotating roster and you may be scheduled on either shift depending on the week.

Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:

  • Managing gatehouse reception
  • Daily reports
  • Patrolling
  • Welfare checks
  • Driving
  • Te Āhuru Mōwai o Aotearoa is a unique work environment and the ideal Security Officer for this site will:

  • Be able to easily communicate across language barriers
  • Understand cultural differences and the benefits and challenges of working with a wide range of diversity in an enclosed environment
  • Defuse tensions first and foremost, and maintain a positive atmosphere
  • Develop rapport with the residents but also earn their respect
  • Be able to multi-task like no other
  • Be a team player and take initiative to help out where you can
  • Respond quickly and effectively to resolve problems
  • Have proven success in writing security reports
  • Requirements:

  • Current Green Certificate of Approval (COA)
  • Full NZ Driver Licence – clean
  • No criminal convictions
  • Preferred:

  • Level 2-3 in Security
  • First Aid certification
  • If you are a certified Security Officer looking for a varied and highly rewarding next career opportunity, send in your application today.

    Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.