Security Officer 3 Posts, Department of Energy

SALARY : R123 738 per annum, Level 05

CENTRE : Head Office, Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS : A Senior certificate and Grade C PSIRA certificate with 1-2 years’ experience in
security operation and administration PLUS the following key competencies:
Knowledge of: Security legislation, policies and procedures, Access control
Procedures, Safety precautions, Security Registers Skills: Problem solving skills
Communication: Communication skills (verbal and written) Creativity: Innovative
and Pro-Active, Analytical mind

DUTIES : Conduct access control and monitor movements within the building; lock and
unlock entrances; operate x ray machines; identify suspicious conduct; ensure
that unauthorized persons and dangerous objects do not enter the
building/premises; and allow visitors/contractors into the building as per direction
of security management, Monitor the movements of private and GG vehicles in
the parking area and safeguard the parking area itself, Undertake
building/premises patrols to identify and check that: doors are locked or unlocked
as required; water leaks and that taps are closed; fire hazards, exposed electrical
contracts and other fire hazards emanating from for instance chemical; lights,
switch on and off as required; suspicious objects and packages and apply
emergency procedures (in situations like bomb scares, riots), Escort visitors to
relevant employees or venues when required, Investigate and report breaches of
security, Prohibit the unauthorized removal of equipment, documents and stores
from building or premises; complete the register to control authorized movement
of equipment, stores and documents; prohibit unauthorized movement of
equipment, stores and assets; inspect vehicle entering and leaving the premises;
and report on missing and stolen equipment and stores

ENQUIRIES : Mr M.S Mashala  012 406 7595

APPLICATIONS : The Director-General, Department of Energy, Private Bag X96 Pretoria, 0001or hand delivered to, Department of Energy Building, Corner Paul Kruger and
Visagie Street (192 Visagie Street)

FOR ATTENTION : Mr. D Mbhokota/ Mr P Ndlovu

CLOSING DATE : 06 March 2015

NOTE : Applications must be on a fully completed Z83 forms, signed and dated
accompanied by a Comprehensive CV and certified copies of qualifications as
well as ID. References should include present and former supervisors as well as
their telephone, fax and e-mail addresses. Suitable candidates will be subjected
to Personnel Suitability Checks (criminal record, citizen, credit record checks,
qualification and employment verification). Confirmation of final appointment will
be subject to a positive security clearance. All non SA citizens must attach a
certified proof of permanent residence in South Africa. Due to the large number
of responses anticipated, receipt of applications will not be acknowledged and
correspondence will be limited to short listed candidates only. Applicants are
advised not to send their applications through registered mail as the Department
will not take responsibility for non-collection of these applications. It is the
applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South
African Qualification Authority (SAQA) and proof must be attached thereof. It will
be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date, time
and place as determined by the Department. All applications must be sent to the
address provided above, and not to the specific region(s). The successful
candidates will be required to sign a performance agreement within three (3)
months of appointment. Should you not be contacted after 60 days of the closing