North-West University: Senior Control Officer

Senior Control Officer

Introduction

NORTH-WEST UNIVERSITY (VANDERBUJLPARK CAMPUS) EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: FINANCE AND FACILITIES PROTECTION SERVICES VACANCY: SENIOR CONTROL OFFICER PEROMNES: P10 PERMANENT POSITION NUMBER: V000002 Purpose of the position: To effectively and efficiently maintain safety and security on NWU Vanderbijlpark campus

Description

Security

  • To ensure that physical crime prevention measures are conducted within regulations and policy directives
  • Ensuring the identifying of high risk buildings and assets and compiling reports and recommendations regarding the safety of buildings and assets
  • To ensure that all requirements are met concerning legislation, law on disaster management, health and safety at sports and special events/protest actions
  • Ensure adherence and compliance on service level agreements between protection services and relevant stakeholders including overseeing outsource security services

Training and Development

  • Identify training needs for NWU (Vanderbijlpark Campus) Protection Officers and Control Room Operators

Special events and Emergency Services

  • Ensuring the protection of university property and life against fire hazards and other safety risks
  • Ensure, manage and coordinate the maintenance of firefighting and fire equipment
  • Ensure the deployment of Special Events in accordance to relevant le islation

Disaster Management

  • Compliance to allocated functions from the disaster management plan to ensure immediate response to relevant disasters
  • Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders an incident response and management pIan of catastrophic incidences

Management and Leadership

  • Joint accountability with leadership team for the management effectiveness of NWU Protection Services Security
  • Values based behaviour leadership and personal compliance

 

Total remuneration package: Market Related

Enquiries:  Mr Joseph Ntlathi

Contact Details: (016) 910 3900

Closing Date: Friday 23 October 2020

Commencement of duties: 01 January 2021

Benefits: Attractive study benefits as well as the normal fringe benefits apply

The University subscribes to and applies the principles of the Employment Equity Act and is committed to transformation.

All applications will be processed in terms of the Protection of Personal Information Act.

Profile
  • Degree or Diploma in Law Enforcement or Security Management (essential)
  • PSiRA Grade A or must be able to obtain same within 6 Months of employment (essential)
  • Registered with the Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (desirable)
  • 5 years’ experience as a seasoned Security Officer or any law enforcement related field (essential)

Functional Competencies (knowledge & Skills):

  • Intermediate – Advanced Computer literacy skills (Microsoft Office: Word and Excel)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication (by radio and telephone) skills to effectively function within a multicultural and multilingual environment
  • Ability to work according to planning schedules with measurable intermediate goals
  • Complete and maintain an accurate pocket book and incident documentation
  • Complete and conduct regular visitations, seizure(s) and present evidence to internal and external stakeholders
  • Perform reactive service once alarms are triggered
  • Advanced interpersonal and investigations skills
  • Effective planning, organizational and execution skills with reference to traffic and access control. The ability to facilitate opening and closing of buildings
  • The identification and reporting of Occupational Health and Safety risks and hazards
  • Excellent execution of ad-hoc assignments
  • Search services

Functional Competencies (knowledge & Skills):

  • The proven ability to work with precision under pressure
  • Excellent judgement skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Customer service orientated
  • Excellent analytical skills