CHIEF SECURITY OFFICER
Branch: Chief Operations Office: Western Cape
Div: Auxiliary Services
REF NO: 270320/04
SALARY: R257 508 per annum (Level 07)
REQUIREMENTS: A Senior/Grade 12 certificate and Security Grade B Certificate (newly issued PSIRA registration ((Attach copy). Three (3) to five (5) year’s supervisory experience in a secure environment. A valid driver’s license (Attach copy). Knowledge of prescribed security legislation e.g. MISS, Protection of Information Act, etc. Knowledge and experience of emergency procedures. Riot control and first aid competencies. Knowledge of Health and Safety. Computer literacy and skills in MS Office Software package. Sound knowledge, interpretation, and application of security code of conduct, security legislation, and directives. Good listening, good communication, interpersonal skills, ability to interact with people at all levels and work in a team environment. Analytical thinking, problem-solving, ability to handle conflict and excellent report writing skills. Accountability and the ability to multi-task investigation skills. Work under pressure, willingness to travel throughout the region and work extended hours. Must be prepared to work overtime when there is a need.
DUTIES: Render a safety and security management service for the whole Western Cape Regional Office in terms of all relevant security legislations. Ensure the safe custody and protection of officials, assets, and information through the implementation and adherence to the MISS/MPSS. Maintain and implement physical security measures to minimize risks. Monitor and inspect the security control registers. Research on new security equipment. Inspections on all installations of all buildings and advice management of all risks. Investigate all incidents that have occurred in the offices and liaise with the police. Develop and implement the contingency and disaster recovery plan in terms of the relevant legislation. Liaise with other security agencies and DWS National Security Manager. Conduct security awareness. Manage private security service provider’s contracts. Ensure compliance and implementation of security policies. Provide operational and administrative assistance with regard to security activities, forums, training, vetting, risk assessments, and security reports.
ENQUIRIES: Mr K Petersen Tel No: (021) 941 6015
APPLICATIONS: Western Cape: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant reference number to the Regional Head: Western Cape, Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X16, Sanlamhof, 7532 or hand deliver to Sigma Building, 3 Blanckenberg Road, Bellville.
FOR ATTENTION: Ms K Melelo
NOTE: Persons with disabilities, Females, African Males, White Males, and Indian Males are encouraged to apply.